Goleta Nonprofit Uses Advanced Technology to Aid Areas of World Lacking Medical Care

NOOZHAWK, Santa Barbara, CA

Sharon Allen’s voice quavers as she shares the traumatic tale of a young, pregnant woman in Malawi, a nation in southeast Africa that is one of the world’s least-developed countries. Sitting outside a coffee shop in Santa Barbara on a recent sunny afternoon, Allen is literally a world away, in every respect, from the desperate place inhabited by 19-year-old Esperanza.

Megan Miley