On Television

USF Health Service Corps members demonstrate the danger of germs with the "Germ Monster" at the Health Fair Fiesta at Farmworkers Self-Help in Dade City
USF Health Service Corps - Farmworkers (rebroadcast from September 30, 2013)
To help mark Mexican Independence Day, and to reach out to an underserved community, the USF Health Service Corps and Dade City-based “Farmworkers Self-Help” held a health fair fiesta. We’ll take you there on a previously aired University Beat on WUSF TV.

On the Radio

USF senior Vaneesha Patel poses with Temple Terrace firefighters after cooking them lunch, one of the 22 random acts of kindness she performed on her 22nd birthday
22 Random Acts

Birthdays often mean doing something for ourselves, but USF student Vaneesha Patel decided to mark her recent 22nd birthday by committing 22 random acts of kindness. We caught up with Patel while she was on her goodwill mission, hear her story on this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

Program Schedule

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

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22 Random Acts
Vaneesha Patel's video showing the 22 random acts of kindness she performed for her 22nd birthday.

For more information

USF Health Service Corps - Farmworkers
USF Health Service Corps
Ellen Kent, MPH, CPH, Coordinator
ekent@health.usf.edu 813-974-6622

USF Health Service Corps website

Farmworkers Self-Help
352-567-1432 Facebook page

22 Random Acts
WUSF News story on Vaneesha Patel's "22 random acts of kindness"

Story about Syed Muzamil Hasan Zaidi, whose similar "22 random acts" birthday effort inspired Patel



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