Haiti Reflections, Part 2: The Stories We Tell

Posted on March 19, 2014 by Family Health Ministries under Blog
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What words come to mind when you think of Haiti? What stories have you heard about this country and the Haitian people?

Meet Yvette

Posted on March 10, 2014 by Family Health Ministries under Blog
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We are so blessed to have this incredible lady working for us! Yvette is our cook here at the FHM guesthouse. My expanding waistline is proof of her delicious feasts!

Kanaval time in Haiti

Posted on March 3, 2014 by Family Health Ministries under Blog
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“Invaded by a euphoriant fever in the streets, maskers lost themselves into lascivious dances to the beats of drums, guitars and the songs of both mini and walking bands.” (Hudler Joseph, Le Matin) 

Haiti Reflections, Part 1: The Pictures We Take

Posted on February 25, 2014 by Family Health Ministries under Blog
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In brainstorming topics for this blog, I came up with an idea for a series of posts I’ll title “Haiti Reflections”.  I’ve got a potential list of four or five entries already—I’ll number them—but they won’t necessarily be right after another.

God willin’ and the creek don’t rise

Posted on February 17, 2014 by Family Health Ministries under Blog
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Growing up in East Tennessee, this is a phrase I’ve heard often. “Tomorrow we will do such and such, God willin’ and the creek don’t rise.” Meaning, we will do it—so long as no unforeseeable circumstances arise and change our plans.

FHM News

We’d like to extend a big 😍THANK YOU😍 to everyone that supported the 2019 Gala & Silent Auction! With your help we were able to raise $55,000 to support the Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center in Tom Gato. This money will go towards labor and delivery services for the women of FondwaRead More

Representatives of the UNC School of Nursing, Rhonda Lanning and Leslie Hackenbracht traveled to Haiti last week with Family Health Ministries. They were in country for the opening of the new Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center. The Center saw more than 50 patients during their first 3 days of operation. It was wonderfulRead More

The Global Health PLUS (Placement of Life Changing Usable Surplus) Program, in association with Duke Global Health Institute, allowed Family Health Ministries to glean hospital equipment from inventory to use for the Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center in Haiti. The mission of Duke Global Health PLUS is to make this surplus medical equipmentRead More

Join us and be a part of a global celebration of a new tradition of generosity. We have a day for giving thanks. We have a day for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, communityRead More