Beating the Odds

They have the hearts of heroines! Somehow these brave and determined young women push on to earn their future place in the community as healers...
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The Application Process

I had an opportunity to go to Puerto Cabezas last December and observe first-hand the interview process with our potential new Adelante Mujer Doctors. I was astounded by their fortitude...
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22 Adelante Mujer Doctors! How Did You Do That?

If you believe in miracles, you will see it is a series of miracles that support the success of Adelante Mujer. And who are the miracle makers? Let’s start with God who must have heard Sister Ann McKean, CSA say, "I don't even know how to raise money and yet I intend to start . . .
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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 in July I was thrilled to be able to travel to Bilwi/Puerto Cabezas to attend the graduation of our new Adelante Mujer Doctors...
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Announcement: Nine New Adelante Mujer Doctors

On that sunny, tropical day in Bilwi/Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua nine Adelante Mujer students raised their right hands to pronounce the Hippocratic Oath that invested them with all the responsibilities of medical doctors...
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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, please read a few notes from our grateful medical students...
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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. Without all kinds of donors, Adelante Mujer could not and would not exist...
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New Doctor Meets Veteran CSA Midwife

During a medical mission trip on the Rio Coco two wonderful people met on a Miskito dugout canoe. Adelante Mujer Doctor Ana met Sister Mirna, a midwife...
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