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Islanders leaving on mission trip to Dominican Republic; read their blog here

The group of San Juan islanders who are assisting Haitian refugees in the Dominican Republic include, standing from left, Austin Scheffer, Darlene Clark, Vic Woodward; sitting from left, Maggie Andersen, Carly Woodward, Sarah Clark, Ellie Woodward, and Monique Woodward. - Richard Walker
The group of San Juan islanders who are assisting Haitian refugees in the Dominican Republic include, standing from left, Austin Scheffer, Darlene Clark, Vic Woodward; sitting from left, Maggie Andersen, Carly Woodward, Sarah Clark, Ellie Woodward, and Monique Woodward.
— image credit: Richard Walker

A team of islanders leaves Saturday morning on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic.

"Yesterday afternoon some of the team gathered together to pack in suitcases the donated items from our community to take down with us to the Dominican Republic," Vic Woodward wrote on the group's blog.

"What an outpouring ..."

The team members are (in alphabetical order):

— Maggie Andersen
— Steve Brumsickle
— Tate Brumsickle
— Winnie Brumsickle
— Darlene Clark
— Sarah Clark
— Austin Scheffer
— Amy Woodward
— Carly Woodward
— Ellie Woodward
— Erin Woodward
— Monique Woodward
— Vic Woodward

The blog will be updated regularly.

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