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Local GHS Students Break the Rules for Charity

Students at Gardner High School broke the rules on January 12th by wearing their baseball caps to school. Stepping outside the boundaries and breaking a rule that is banned in most middle and high schools, these students took the time to each wear a hat on one particular day—not to go against the administration—but for […]

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Students Inspiring FIH

Construction of the Forward in Health medical clinic continues to progress as we are now able to see the finish line. The roof of the entire clinic building is on, rough plumbing and the electrical are complete. It has been seven years since Forward in Health was formed. At the time we had a vision […]

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Words of Comfort in a Time of Tragedy

Returning this week  from my 26th trip to Haiti, I was reminded that it is my turn to write the Forward in Health Inc. Blog.  As I reflected on my 11 years of service to the poorest country in our hemisphere the stories of my experiences seemed endless. However one period of time, one medical trip, […]

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Student Trip From The Winchendon School

The first 4 days of the student group from The Winchendon School traveling with Forward in Health to Les Cayes, Haiti has been all that was hoped for. The students have sanded and painted all of the beds at a nursing home, shopped at the Les Cayes market and then cooked a meal “Haitian style” […]

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What an amazing accomplishment!

The following is an email from Hal Seifert, the supervisor of construction of the FIH clinic in Fondefred, Haiti. It is only because of the relationships Hal has nurtured and developed with the Haitian people that the roof was poured. Knowing what to do to build a building is one thing, but it takes a […]

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Recent Photos of Construction

Check out pictures from a recent trip to Haiti by our board member John Altomare and our management team from Seven Hills Global Outreach. The link is http://www.flickr.com/photos/sevenhillsfoundation/sets/72157629526565681/with/6813089164/

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Forward in Health Student Group Update

The Forward in Health Student Group at Gardner High School held its 6th Annual Teacher Talent Show on Thursday February 9th. Several hundred students watched as 15 teacher and staff acts sang songs, played instruments, performed magic, danced, and brought down the house with comedy routines.     The student group formed six years ago […]

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Many Hands Make Light Work

Last weekend we had to clean out a few storage lockers filled with miscellaneous items from previous trips to Haiti. What at the onset looked like a full day of labor ended up taking only an hour because we had a great turnout from the FIH community – pitching in and getting it done! This […]

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FIH Clinic Update from Audrey Hunter

Forward in Health continues to make headway towards completing Phase I of the health clinic in Fonde Frede, Haiti.  Walls are up, permanent stairs are being installed, there is talk about doors and windows being installed soon, and plumbing and electricity add to our optimism about a vision for a permanent clinic providing healthcare to […]

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