Second Annual Forward in Health Golf Tournament a huge success

Post tournament BBQ meal with braised beef, ribs, quarter of chicken and strawberry shortcake.               Here are the winners: Standing next to FIH co-founder Paula Mulqueen on  the left is  FIH board member and frequent traveler to Haiti Sandy Hartnett, Mike Harnett, Jimmy Walmsley, and Cathy Walmsley, along with FIH co-founder John Mulqueen Group of […]

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Many Faces of Forward in Health

Forward in Health continues to make strides towards the opening of a medical clinic in Fondfrede, Haiti. While this is the primary mission of FIH it is not the only way that we are able to positively impact people in Haiti and in our own community. Haiti is in the midst of a dry spell. […]

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Lorie Butler Blogs on Haiti, Nursing, & Faith

Realizing I needed to write in the FIH Blog I was finding it hard to write something when it’s been so long since I’ve been there.  However, being that Nurses’ week approaching us I thought about it and thought that it might be appropriate to talk a little about how my past trips to Haiti […]

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Dear Friends and Supporters,

Since 2001 – nearly a decade before the Haitian Earthquake – Forward in Health (FIH) has been working tirelessly to provide medical aid in Haiti alongside countless doctors, nurses, and other volunteers. In January 2010, when the tragic earthquake struck, Forward in Health’s mission to improve the health conditions and dignity of the people in […]

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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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