519 ♥ Haiti 5K/10K Race

Posted on July 13, 2015 by Family Health Ministries under FHM News

A race to benefit safe motherhood in Haiti Jump of the couch, get out your training log, and save the date for the 4th annual 519 ♥ Haiti 5K/ 10K Race. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 26th along the American Tobacco Trail in Apex.  Last year, we raisedRead More

Excitement Grows at the Women’s Health Center Site

Posted on June 25, 2015 by Family Health Ministries under FHM News

It is glorious to behold the construction advances as the Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center comes to life. With an October opening date in our sights, each weeks brings a new transformation of the building.

The Magical Realm of Haitian Art

Posted on June 2, 2015 by Family Health Ministries under FHM News

The Magical Realm of Haitian Art exhibit at Gallery C in Raleigh North Carolina, June 4 – August 1, 2015. The opening reception is Friday, June 5th, 6:00 – 9:00 pm. Haitian art is a world of wonder, mystery and delight, and Gallery C’s 2015 exhibition grants us another glimpse of thisRead More

When Progress Reaches the Sky

Posted on May 18, 2015 by Family Health Ministries under FHM News

“It’s a joyful day in Tom Gato, Haiti!” exclaimed Kathy Walmer, FHM Executive Director. “The birthing center trusses are up!” This morning Michael Anello, Building Goodness Foundation Haiti In-Country Project Manager, called to share the good news – the trusses were set in place. Real progress.  The Carmelle Voltaire Women’s HealthRead More

Everyday Adventures in Leogane

Posted on May 15, 2015 by Family Health Ministries under FHM News

My name is Lauren McRaven and I’m honored to be taking over the position of In-Country Coordinator, Guesthouse Manager in Leogane, Haiti. Since many of you visit this blog for stories about life in Haiti, I figured (by way of introduction) I’ll jump right in and tell the story of my first, altogetherRead More

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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