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This experience is not like any other volunteering opportunity you are going to get. You actually get to interact with community on a person to person basis and it puts a lot of meaning into what you do.
“She is a very inspiring woman, as she doesn’t let her troubles rob her of her joy.”
But I also learned that there is so much more to a patient than just what their diagnosis is. I learned that to truly understand a patient’s diagnosis and to come up with the best treatment plan possible for them, you must understand the patient as a person.
She proceeded to tell me that I was family to her. That I was the granddaughter she did not have, the friend that she needed, the person that came to take the loneliness away from her.
I could tell right away that this was no longer just volunteering for me because I genuinely love seeing Jewel and Marge every week.