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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Glendale Designs – Giving Back

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 began. Sister Ann confidently sat across the desk from James, our . . .
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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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And Now We Are Nine

Adelante Mujer knows many, many blessings. Without a doubt, one of our great strengths is our very competent and dedicated Board of Directors. Seven members have guided the growth of Adelante Mujer until now. This blog proudly introduces two new members, each of whom was a guest at th
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How Students Qualify for Adelante Mujer Funding

As you can imagine, there are requirements for a woman to become an Adelante Mujer student who receives financial assistance for the duration of her medical education. Each woman is required to:  Have successfully finished her first year of medical school at URACCAN University  Comp
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Adelante Mujer Is Like Wet Paint???

A regular reader of the Adelante Mujer blog contacted me last week. (see post of July 5, 2016 here) This is what she told me. “Years ago, maybe decades, I read this simple sentence: Kindness is like wet paint: It rubs off on others. When I read your most recent blog I recalled the ins
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She Always Says This

Several people have asked if we expect recipients of Adelante Mujer financial assistance to repay the funds they are given. The simple answer is “No.” The response given to students is a little longer. When a new student is accepted as an Adelante Mujer medical student she is told by
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