Casino Night 2018

Despite a crazy  Nor ‘easter, NOVA’s Eighth Annual Casino night was a huge success!  Snow, wind and rain did not keep our generous guests from having a fun-filled night of gaming, great food, valuable prizes and lots of laughter and friendship.  We raised over $55,000 which is approximately one-third of our annual budget. We are very thankful for [Read More…]

March 22, 2018

Casino Night 2017 was a smashing success!

NOVA’s Casino Night 2017 followed tradition and was a smashing success! Over 280 of our closest friends, family and new faces joined us to roll the dice, spin the wheel and watch the dealers bust as we raised close to $50,000 of our annual budget of $140,000 dollars to run NOVA’s clinic for an entire [Read More…]

March 13, 2017

Celebrating our Mothers

In Haiti, Mothers’ Day will be celebrated on Sunday May 29th, the last Sunday of May.  Any woman involved in the raising of a child is considered the mother – birth mother, grandmother, sister, Aunt, friend of the family or people at the orphanage. Overtime, a child may have several women fill a maternal role in [Read More…]

May 5, 2016

Casino Night 2016 was a huge success!

Thank you to everyone who came out to make our Casino Night 2016 a huge success!  Over 350 people filled the room to enjoy a fun-filled night of friendship, casino gaming and great hospitality at the Park Ridge Marriott.  The outpouring of support keeps NOVA Hope for Haiti’s mission going. Our annual budget of $124,000 [Read More…]

March 7, 2016

Mission 20!

In November 2015 NOVA Hope for Haiti hit a great milestone: we sent to Haiti our 20th Medical Mission to Haiti!  This is a great gift to our friends in Haiti who rely on the medical care NOVA’s medical missions bring.  NOVA’s 20 medical missions have saved lives.  They have brought care, comfort and healing [Read More…]

December 4, 2015

NOVA offers Dental Care for the First Time

During NOVA’s 20th Medical Mission in November 2015, NOVA collaborated with Arise & Walk Ministries Foundation, Inc. to provide dental care to our patients for the first time.  The dental team was lead by Dr. Mayra Suero-Wade, DDS, MPH, Executive Director of Arise & Walk Ministries. Since NOVA’s missions began, we have always seen a need for dental [Read More…]

December 4, 2015

DOMUS June events raise over $10,000 for NOVA!

NOVA extends a heartfelt thank-you to Luisa and Nicki from DOMUS for generously hosting not one, but two successful fundraisers for NOVA in just two weeks! Together the events brought in more than $10,000 – enough to cover the salaries of our Doctor and Head nurse for five months! We are truly grateful for the continued [Read More…]

June 25, 2015

NOVA’s 19th Medical Mission and Inauguration

In April, a team comprised of two adult doctors, three pediatricians, two nurses, one EMT, seven Creole translators, one team leader, one facility manager, one photographer, and two non-medical support volunteers went on NOVA’s 19th Medical Mission. It was a landmark mission.  We stayed at NOVA’s brand new volunteer residence for the first time. For [Read More…]

June 25, 2015

Casino Night a huge success! And still giving…

What a night!  Thank you to everyone who joined us at our 5th Annual NOVA Hope for Haiti Casino Night. The room was filled with over 300 guests who enjoyed great food, drinks and exciting casino games.  With over 100 gift baskets, 40 valuable silent auction items, a 50/50 prize of $4,850, nine tournament and [Read More…]

March 25, 2015

NOVA’s Volunteer Residence Open to host groups

NOVA Hope for Haiti’s facility is two floors:  The ground floor is our medical clinic from which our staff in Haiti provides medical care year round, and where our medical mission teams now work from when we send medical teams to augment the care our staff provides.  The facility is clean, modern, well furnished and [Read More…]

March 22, 2015