Joining www.cardiostart.org on their mission to Uganda means spending your time encouraging patients, visiting wards and generally helping whereever it's needed. You can do outreach to local schools or help the children recovering from surgery. As a non-medical person, you will need to find places to help. As a medical person, you need experience in open heart surgery or the ICU. Apply and then see if you are accepted. Cardiostart goes to Haiti, Ghana, Peru and Vietnam. You will pay for your own airfare and dinner.Cardio covers your hotel and other meals. It is an amazing way to see the culture, to help and to learn. Cardiostart changes people's lives with these operations.