Entries by Sara Nichols

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

Governor Visits the Clinic

  Photographed from L: Dennis Skrajewski, WAFCC Executive Director, Karla Tildahl, OAFC Board Member, Governor Tony Evers, Becke Connelly, OAFC Community Relations Coordinator, Secretary Andrea Palm, Jeff Scherer, AOFC Board President, Dr. Robert Fasano, OAFC Medical Director, Cortney Shiroda, OAFC Volunteer Coordinator, Judy Johnson, OAFC Board Member August 2019 GOVERNOR EVERS AND SECRETARY PALM VISIT […]

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 […]


(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 […]

Valentine’s Feast Benefit for Open Arms Free Clinic – 2.15.19

For immediate release, January 3, 2019 Contact Julie Morse 847-830-4356 or iamjcmorse@gmail.com  Linn Church Celebrates 175 YEARS Serving Geneva Lake Area Communities 2019 Anniversary Year Opens with Valentine’s Feast Benefit for Open Arms Free Clinic,  on Friday, February 15, 4:30-7:30pm  The year was 1844.  Samuel Morse sent the first electric telegram, James Polk was elected […]

Winter Weather – Clinic Closings 2019

Due to the anticipated Winter Storm and life threatening and record breaking cold temperatures the clinic will be closed Monday, January 28 and Wednesday, January 30, 2019.  All scheduled appointments for those two days, including new patient enrollment, will be rescheduled.   Patient appoints scheduled for Tuesday, January 29 and Thursday, January 31, 2019 will […]