Entries by Sara Nichols

Grand Opening of Open Arms Dental Clinic

The community helped us achieve the vision to own a dental clinic building at 209 E. Commerce Ct., Elkhorn.  Thank you! It was the end of 2018 when we learned that our property neighbor, a private dentist, was planning to move by the end of 2019. There are 2 buildings on our shared parking lot, […]

Clinic stays open during pandemic

Since 2012, Open Arms Free Clinic has been dedicated to providing access to basic health care, and we are not going to stop now. As medical providers, we are prepared to care for our patients just as any other health care facility.  We may be driven by volunteers, but as public health servants who understand […]

Thank you TMJ4!

11/12/19 – Pete Zervakis, Milwaukee’s TMJ4, shared our story as we get ready to celebrate our 7th year since treating our first patient. Video

Dental Program Expansion – Launching Support

Lake Geneva Regional News – 5.9.2019 By Scott Williams swilliams@lakegenevanews.net Click for Story ELKHORN — Open Arms Free Clinic has announced plans to open a dentist clinic that would allow the nonprofit health care provider to extend dental care to thousands of more people in Walworth County. Expected to open by early next year, the […]

Volunteer Appreciation Week 2019

April 8, 2019 – Open Arms Free Clinic Volunteer Appreciation Event, Abbey Springs, Fontana, WI. Is it really Spring already? It feels like we had the perfect time celebrating our amazing volunteers. Delicious food, a gorgeous day, I couldn’t have ordered a more perfect evening! As I was walking around the party taking pictures, it […]

Advocacy Day 2019

Wisconsin Free & Charitable Clinics Advocacy Day (April 4, 2019) ~ Impressions by Kate Smith, OAFC Community Relations Coordinator With a lot of talk about the federal government, it can be easy to forget the real impact our state government can have. There are a lot of important bills and amendments at stake right here […]

Celebrating a Life of Service

March 15, 2019 – Happy Birthday, Bea! Retirement for some people means the end of work and the beginning of a life of leisure.  But for others, retirement is simply an extension of their passion and purpose in a different context.  To them, work is a lifelong expression of their love for their vocation and […]

GENEVA THEATRE ACTORS GUILD – OAFC Benefit 2.20.19

(Lake Geneva, WI) February 20 & 22, 2019 – As the cold and snow settle around us, it does the heart good to remember that February is the month of love.  So what better time to bring you a production about one of the most famous couples in theater!  No, not Romeo and Juliet, but […]