Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Kacy Wilson tells Trinity congregation about mission to Ghana

Click on headline for story plus photo(s)

By Connie Scott
News from Trinity United Methodist Church

Kacy Wilson, daughter of Rick and Sandy Wilson, recently traveled to Ghana, Africa, to serve with "Unite for Sight."

On Sunday evening, June 19, 2011, Kacy shared with the Trinity United Methodist congregation her experiences from this mission trip.

Donations made it possible for Kacy and "Unite for Sight" to offer free eye care to people in Ghana. The work teams travel to remote villages where they offer basic eye care screenings and treatments. Central sites offer advanced eye care and even surgery. A $50.00 gift enables a patient to receive cataract surgery! Kacy said, "The people were very appreciative."

The trip to one village was 2 hours each way and they spent 8 hours in service per day. An offering was received after Kacy's presentation and now five more persons can have cataract surgery.

(Unite For Sight(R) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit global health delivery organization that empowers communities worldwide to improve eye health and eliminate preventable blindness.)

Submitted by Connie Scott, Trinity United Methodist Church Secretary

This story was posted on 2011-07-02 11:38:26
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.

Kacy Wilson speaks on mission to Ghana

2011-07-02 - 2418 Campbellsville RD, Columbia, KY - Photo from Connie Scott.
Kacy Wilson spoke to the congregation of Trinity United Methodist Church on Sunday evening, June 19, 2011, about her trip with the medical team, "Unite for Sight," helping with cataract surgeries for residents of remote villages in Uganda.

Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.