[of the Karen are] worried. We worry about the expenses that we are not expecting. "Neighbours and new friends have been very generous. Several benefactors appeared after The Vancouver Sun printed its first story about Shar Yu, two days before Christmas. One of those benefactors is West Vancouver dentist Gabor Balogh, who read part of the article before passing the newspaper to his wife Tracey, a human resources executive with the Knowledge Network. Tracey Balogh read to the end of the story and asked her husband if he'd seen the part about the children's dental worries.
He hadn't, and so he read the article again, including the paragraph in which Puma Rihanna Sneakers Creepers Shar Yu mentions in passing that one of her biggest concerns is for her children's teeth. None of them had ever been to a dentist, and the eldest daughter, Lwe Nye Paw, 13, recently had bouts of serious tooth pain. (Non emergency dental care is not part of the government's coverage for refugees, and a single visit to a dentist might eat up several month's food. )"Tracey said, 'There's a family here that needs dental work, do you want to do that?' And I said, 'Sure, let's do that,'" Gabor Balogh recalls. Other benefactors, Bob and Carol Wiens of Kerrisdale, made a van available for the trip from Surrey to West Puma Creepers Black Velvet
eyed with happiness. Never having had dental attention before, and not yet brushing r.
And that's how Shar Yu, her four younger children, and Zipporah Min, a Karen refugee herself, who frequently translates for members of the community, found themselves in Balogh's oceanfront dental practice, near the pier in Dundarave. If Shar Yu's tidy ground floor apartment in Surrey is a world away from the mud and sickness of the Thai camps, the boulevard lined, sea view streets of Dundarave must be two worlds away. Gabor Balogh and his staff spent several hours working on the family, loading the children down with fancy toothbrushes, sparkly pencils, colourful rings Puma Creepers Rihanna Red