Dr. Joni and Dave at his home

Update on NOVA patient: Dave

Below is the story of Baby Dave, a child who came to the NOVA clinic in February 2013 suffering from severe malnutrition.  Dave has been receiving check ups by Dr. Altenord, NOVA’s physician in Haiti, at our clinic in Boileau.  His grandmother brought him to NOVA’s volunteer team at our May 2014 Medical mission to show [Read More...]

June 17, 2014

NOVA’s 17th Medical Mission was another great success!

NOVA’s 17th Medical Mission traveled to Haiti from April 26 to May 4th to provide medical care to the people of Cavaillon.  The team consisted of 24 people including 3 pediatricians, 3 doctors for adult patients, nurses, an EMT, translators and general volunteers.  NOVA has a 12 years history and lots of experience sending medical [Read More...]

May 19, 2014

Update on the construction of NOVA’s new clinic

The 17th Medical Mission team visited the construction site of NOVA’s new clinic twice during their week-long mission.  The building in progressing very well.  Stage one – the renovation of the existing farmhouse – is nearing completion and the foundation is being dug for the new Pharmacy and Laboratory wing.  This addition will double the [Read More...]

May 19, 2014

Garage Sale for NOVA Hope for Haiti

Every year, in conjunction with the 44th Street Garage Sale Event, our friends at DOMUS raise money for a not-for-profit organization by selling donated items.  For the past three years they have chosen NOVA as the beneficiary of their fundraising work and raised over $15,000.00. Volunteers from NOVA helped with the sale and made the day a [Read More...]

May 18, 2014
casino night fi

Casino Night a huge success!

NOVA Hope for Haiti’s annual fundraiser was a huge success this year!  We again hosted a fun-filled casino night attended by more than 275 guests.  Friends and supporters gathered to enjoy a nice dinner, some drinks, gaming tables, tournaments, raffles and tricky tray baskets.   The outpouring of support  by those in attendance combined with the [Read More...]

March 21, 2014
NOVA's new well

New well complete

Small things can make a big difference, like NOVA’s new well which was just dug last week to provide water to our pediatric clinic and volunteer residence on the second floor.  The house which NOVA purchased has been stripped to just the outer walls, and completely rebuilt to become our new clinic. This means that [Read More...]

March 21, 2014