‘Second responders’ recognized for Napa County fire assistance

Napa Valley Register
10/2/2018

Napans are likely familiar with the first responders who immediately stepped forward during last October’s wildfires to battle flames and rescue victims.

At the same time, a second group of citizens quietly followed in their footsteps...

For example, Mohamed A. Jalloh, Pharm.D., an assistant professor at Touro University who volunteers as a pharmacist for OLE Health in Napa, arranged transportation for evacuees during last October’s wildfires so patients could see healthcare providers.

Jalloh secured a bus from Michael’s Transportation Service in Vallejo that transported more than 20 patients, and when that didn’t prove to be enough, he provided additional rides in his own car.

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