Executive Director Search

March 23, 2024

With an eye to future sustainability of our organization, and in an effort to decrease the burden of responsibility on Dr. Wolf, Friends for Health in Haiti recently embarked on a journey to recruit a new US-based Executive Director. This person will become the new face of FHH, responsible for the organization’s finances, programs and…

Water and Sanitiation Program

March 23, 2024

We’re excited to renew our collaboration with faculty and students at Johns Hopkins Schoo of Nursing to advance our Water and Sanitation Program. JHSON will be helping us standardize our curriculum for training new Community Promoters and will help us develop tools for monitoring and evaluation of the program. For now, our work will be…

FHH GIVES TRIBUTE TO “MASTER CARPENTER” ROBERT J. CHASE

November 24, 2020

All of us at Friends for Health in Haiti were saddened to hear of the recent passing of our wonderful friend Robert Chase. Bob was a skilled carpenter with a heart of gold and he spent the later years of his life blessing those of us on the mission field with his carpentry skills, energy…

Another Roof Is Poured

September 29, 2020

On Saturday, September 26th the upper roof of the spiritual and community center up at our clinic site in Gatineau was poured. This was an all-day affair, involving over 50 workmen and was the culmination of months of hard work and preparation. We’ve shared in previous blogs about our various construction projects, beginning in 2011…

THE WALLS GO UP!!!

July 22, 2020

The day after the roof of our Spiritual and Community Center was poured, Cherlie and I went up to Gatineau again to help supervise the masons as they set the first layer of blocks for the walls of the second floor. It was another exciting and productive day for us. The first step in laying…

EXCITING ACTIVITIES IN THE MIDST OF THE PANDEMIC!

July 20, 2020

We are very pleased to let everyone know that we poured the roof of the Spiritual and Community Center in Gatineau on Friday and began putting up blocks for the walls of the second floor the next day! This is great progress for us and we want to share some photos of the exciting events.…

CENTRE DE SANTE DE GATINEAU IS OPEN – TO A NEW NORMAL

June 15, 2020

We opened our clinic in Haiti, Centre de Sante de Gatineau, on Monday, June 8th, in spite of the fact that COVID-19 is spreading rapidly throughout the country. After being closed for the months of April and May, we felt that it was important to open again in order to provide medical care and needed…

GETTING OUT BEFORE THE LOCKDOWN!

March 30, 2020

The week before Haitian President Jovenel Moise closed the airport in PAP and essentially put Haiti in a lockdown, we had a wonderful visit from our friends at Kingston Presbyterian Church (KPC), Dr. Wolf’s home church in Kingston, NJ. This was a trip that was planned for two years, since the visit a year ago…

WE GIVE GRATITUDE TO OUR FAITHFUL PARTNERS!

February 24, 2020

The year 2020 began with a bit more political stability here in Haiti than we had for most of the previous year. But, we are still requiring our visitors to fly back and forth between Port-au-Prince and Jérémie in order to minimize any travel risks. We were very happy to welcome another great team from…

Taking Advantage of the Seasons

January 20, 2020

n Our lives in rural Haiti revolve around the seasons, not winter, spring, summer and fall but dry season and rainy season. There are two rainy seasons in Haiti, October/November and April/May. These are usually the months when we go back to the US for board meetings and fund-raising activities and we’re glad to miss…

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