Roland4Fondwa Campaign

August 5, 2014

Roland Hofer raced in the “Salomon 4 Trails” race July 9-12 in Europe. In three days he will raced through the mountains of Germany, Austria and Switzerland
–100 miles — 33,000 feet of vertical climbing and 30 hours of running. Every step he took was dedicated toward raising awareness and funds for FHM’s Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health in Tom Gato near Fondwa, Haiti and he raised $13, 783 toward the project.

Roland is a member at St. Luke’s United Methodist (Indianapolis) where partners with Jamalyn Williamson, FHM Fondwa Project Manager, to promote the Roland4Fondwa campaign. Roland states, “I am so moved by the strength and faith of Haitian mothers. My own mother lost her battle with cervical cancer a few years ago. It is my honor to dedicate my trek across Europe to raising funds for FHM’s Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health in Fondwa, Haiti.” Find out more about Roland Hofer’s journey through Europe at Roland4Fondwa. Help us raise funds to build the women’s health center…Support Roland’s run and the Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health.

February 5, 2015

Roland Hofer is on the run again! Roland4Fondwa was selected as one of the official charities for the upcoming Carmel, Indiana Marathon on April 18, 2015. Participants can choose to support Roland4Fondwa and raise funds for the FHM Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center. Approximately 10,000 participants are expected. Roland4Fondwa will receive between $5 and $26 per person who elects to run for our charity depending on the distance they run. There are 5 distances/categories: 5k, 8k, half marathon, full Marathon and Marathon relay. You can find out more and sign up for the marathon via Roland4Fondwa

Thank you Roland! Keep running!


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