Every Donation Makes a Difference

We often write about our doctors and medical students. This blog is devoted to donors and future donors. To YOU! While it is true that most people do not donate for fame and many do not donate only to claim tax exemption, many do like to know that their gift is making a difference...
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Adelante Mujer Students at Work

Fifth-year student Marianna wrote and sent us this photo: I was able to help out in the maternity room at the Nancy Bach New Dawn Hospital where we offer care to all the mothers in the room for the newborn. We talked about child care, also how to look out for dangerous...
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My First Trip: Bilwi/Puerto Cabezas

After joining the Board of Directors of Adelante Mujer in July 2016 I made my first visit to the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua, the second poorest region in the Western Hemisphere, in December. I was thrilled to be able to travel to Bilwi/Puerto Cabezas, with Sister Diane Bauknecht, wh
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Announcement: Nine New Adelante Mujer Doctors

We have really good news to share. As of December 5, 2016, Adelante Mujer, with every single one of our donors, can celebrate another milestone of success and joy. On that sunny, tropical day in Bilwi/Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua nine of our current students raised their right hands and
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To Be a Donor or Not to Be

If you are a donor and wonder if your gift is appreciated, you will find your answer below. If you aren’t a donor and wonder if anyone will appreciate your contribution, please continue reading. These are just a sample of notes we received from our grateful medical students. Malu wrot
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Adelante Mujer’s Many Kinds of Donors

Adelante Mujer is blessed by so many good people who contribute in so many different ways. They are donors of money without whom we could not exist. They are benefactors who donate time and labor and expertise like our web developer James Sharp from Glendale Designs and our Board of D
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New Doctor Meets Veteran CSA Midwife

You cannot imagine the joy and excitement when these photos arrived. During a medical mission trip on the Rio Coco (Coconut River) between the Central American countries of Nicaragua and Honduras, two wonderful people I know met on a traditional Miskito dugout canoe. Adelante Mujer Do
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Glendale Designs – Giving Back

We have a guest writer for our blog, a generous friend of Adelante Mujer.    In late October of 2011 Sister Ann contacted us via phone to discuss a brochure she needed us to design. We met in our office the following week to discuss the details and our journey with Adelante Mujer bega
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River Riding Doctor

Before there was an Adelante Mujer, Sister Ann heard about an excellent medical student of URACCAN University who was struggling to pay her tuition. Sister Ann went to the university bursar, asked for Ana’s bills, and paid the meager amount that Ana had charged in the hope that someda
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Fulfilling Doctor Dreams

Patricia Lefevere from National Catholic Reporter (NCR) recently published an article on Adelante Mujer - Advance Woman that we wanted to share with you.
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