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The Effects of Hurricane Matthew

The FIH budget was decimated by the effects of Hurricane Matthew, a category 4 hurricane, which ravaged southern Haiti on October 4th of 2016. Klinik Fonfred was able to reopen two days later. Before it opened the staff went to work clearing downed trees, mopping up the water throughout the clinic, wiping the entire clinic […]

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Hurricane Matthew

Forward in Health and our medical clinic, Klinik Fonfred, took a direct hit from Hurricane Matthew on Tuesday October 4, 2016. Our work is centered in southern Haiti in the Les Cayes area of Haiti.  Hurricane Matthew was a category 4 hurricane with sustained winds reaching over 140 mph.  In addition, the area has been devastated […]

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