Challenges Galore Yesterday

Posted on September 25, 2013 by Family Health Ministries under Mission Journal
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Fixing the driveway When we first thought about coming to Haiti, we were a bit concerned that we wouldn’t have enough to do.  If every day were like yesterday… Today, however, there is lots of progress.  Last week, after a local crew came by to dig a ditch along theRead More

Interesting Guests

Posted on September 23, 2013 by Family Health Ministries under Mission Journal
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We are learning that one of the most interesting parts of the guesthouse job is the guests.  You are probably not surprised. Right now we only have one guest – Kona (above left at dinner). We are also fortunate to meet the friends and co-workers that she brings by for meetingsRead More

Happiness is…

Posted on September 21, 2013 by Family Health Ministries under Mission Journal
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Kids clowning for us as we walk to town Walking all the way to the town center and back without getting lost, visiting places Janet knew before the earthquake The clarin factory close by Getting all three Haitian cell phones to work and charged with minutes (one has two SIMRead More

Early Morning in Leogane

Posted on September 20, 2013 by Family Health Ministries under Mission Journal
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At the front gate, with the moon still up, and looking in the direction of the sunrise.  Yes, those are almond trees.

Laughs from Leogane

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Some of our neighbors including a lizard that lives on our porch and that puffs his throat when we walk by – look closely for the powerpost beetles in the shoe rack.  The last two photos include the harvest moon and  the lightning storm, plus the harvest that goes by ourRead More

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