Haiti Medical Delegation - March 2010

A photo album of the Church of the Brethren medical delegation in Haiti from March 21-26, 2010. The group plans to offer clinics responding to needs following the earthquake of Jan. 12, include working with Eglise des Freres Haitiens (Haitian Church of the Brethren) and Brethren Disaster Ministries to provide five daily clinics at church and preaching points around Port-au-Prince. Photos by Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford


Haiti map shows intensity of earthquake, church locations
Haiti map shows intensity of earthquake, church locations

A map of Port-au-Prince shows locations of medical clinics
A map of Port-au-Prince shows locations of medical clinics

Gathering at Miami airport
Gathering at Miami airport

The beauty of the Caribbean
The beauty of the Caribbean

Tents set up on the roads near the airport
Tents set up on the roads near the airport

A tent of the Haitian Red Cross
A tent of the Haitian Red Cross

A colorful Tap Tap bus
A colorful Tap Tap bus

Home made tents on the side of the road
Home made tents on the side of the road

Pastor Verel Montauban chats with Evelyn Dick
Pastor Verel Montauban chats with Evelyn Dick

Nurse and doctor look through medical supplies
Nurse and doctor look through medical supplies

An earthquake damaged building sits behind fencing
An earthquake damaged building sits behind fencing

A boy sits at a street-side stand
A boy sits at a street-side stand

Pastor Remy leads a worship service to begin the first clinic
Pastor Remy leads a worship service to begin the first clinic

People wait for the first day's clinic to begin
People wait for the first day's clinic to begin

Deacon at Delmas 24 Church is one of first to receive treatment
Deacon at Delmas 24 Church is one of first to receive treatment

Patients meet with crisis counselor, psychologist, and pastor
Patients meet with crisis counselor, psychologist, and pastor

Haitian medical student dispenses medicines
Haitian medical student dispenses medicines

Alfred Fleurilien meets with Doctor Luc Guerlentz
Alfred Fleurilien meets with Doctor Luc Guerlentz

Mme. Paul poses with her medicine
Mme. Paul poses with her medicine

Jeff Boshart with another box of medicine
Jeff Boshart with another box of medicine

Children smile for the camera
Children smile for the camera

The new Church of the Brethren building at Delmas 24
The new Church of the Brethren building at Delmas 24

The new temporary shelters at Delmas 24
The new temporary shelters at Delmas 24

A family in their temporary shelter
A family in their temporary shelter

Dr. Gauthier Noisete
Dr. Gauthier Noisete

Taking information from patients
Taking information from patients

The building where the clinic at Croix des Missions was held
The building where the clinic at Croix des Missions was held

Mother and children receive care
Mother and children receive care

Doctor Zimmerman and nurse Pierre see a patient
Doctor Zimmerman and nurse Pierre see a patient

Dr. Ullom Minnich and translator Semera Wesner see a patient
Dr. Ullom Minnich and translator Semera Wesner see a patient

People waiting to be seen at the clinic
People waiting to be seen at the clinic

Intake table and waiting area
Intake table and waiting area

A crowd waits under the tall mango trees
A crowd waits under the tall mango trees

Make shift tents of the church members at Croix des Missions
Make shift tents of the church members at Croix des Missions

A potent image of Haiti after the earthquake
A potent image of Haiti after the earthquake

Jonathan Cadette and Evelyn Dick work in the pharmacy
Jonathan Cadette and Evelyn Dick work in the pharmacy

Medicines at the pharmacy area
Medicines at the pharmacy area

The psychology students pose with Jerry Eller
The psychology students pose with Jerry Eller

Earthquake destruction near Leogane
Earthquake destruction near Leogane

The mountain road to the preaching point
The mountain road to the preaching point

The intake area for the clinic at Tonm Gato
The intake area for the clinic at Tonm Gato

Micheline Exume
Micheline Exume

Two of the Brethren pastors consult
Two of the Brethren pastors consult

Women and children are seen by the doctor
Women and children are seen by the doctor

Dr. Hyacinthe chats with people on the street
Dr. Hyacinthe chats with people on the street

The small preaching point at Tonm Gato
The small preaching point at Tonm Gato

A cross in the ruins
A cross in the ruins

Jerry Eller in front of a USAID tarp
Jerry Eller in front of a USAID tarp

Bean plants grow from seed loaned through a Brethren program
Bean plants grow from seed loaned through a Brethren program

The road through Leogane
The road through Leogane

More destruction on the road through Leogane
More destruction on the road through Leogane

The remains of the Catholic cathedral
The remains of the Catholic cathedral

One of the many buildings that have completely collapsed
One of the many buildings that have completely collapsed

A tent city along the road near Leogane
A tent city along the road near Leogane

The clinic location at Marin on Thursday
The clinic location at Marin on Thursday

Slogan on a woman's t-shirt
Slogan on a woman's t-shirt

People wait for the clinic to start
People wait for the clinic to start

The intake table at the Marin clinic
The intake table at the Marin clinic

In the pharmacy area at the Marin location
In  the pharmacy area at the Marin location

Children receive toys from Dr. Lori
Children receive toys from Dr. Lori

Grandfather and granddaughter are seen at the clinic
Grandfather and granddaughter are seen at the clinic

Two women in a waiting area
Two women in a waiting area

A student who attended the clinic
A student who attended the clinic

A consultation about medicines to be bought for the next clinic
A consultation about medicines to be bought for the next clinic

The new temporary building for the Marin Church
The new temporary building for the Marin Church

Soccer on a field with tents in the background
Soccer on a field with tents in the background

Art for sale
Art for sale

A pile of trash, with goats
A pile of trash, with goats

Two-toned bougainvillea
Two-toned bougainvillea

A work crew does clean up of rubble
A work crew does clean up of rubble

The flag of Haiti
The flag of Haiti

A sculpture near the airport
A sculpture near the airport

A boy walks on one side of the street, tents on the other
A boy walks on one side of the street, tents on the other

Tents and a United Nations truck near the airport
Tents and a United Nations truck near the airport

A tent encampment seen on the way to Croix des Bouquets church
A tent encampment seen on the way to Croix des Bouquets church

People wait for the clinic at Croix des Bouquets church
People wait for the clinic at Croix des Bouquets church

Pastor Jean Bily Telfort consults with Jeff Boshart
Pastor Jean Bily Telfort consults with Jeff Boshart

The youth group at Croix des Bouquets
The youth group at Croix des Bouquets

The high school near Croix des Bouquets church hosts a tent camp
The high school near Croix des Bouquets church hosts a tent camp

Portable latrines at the tent encampment at the high school
Portable latrines at the tent encampment at the high school

Children drink from a station set up at the tent encampment
Children drink from a station set up at the tent encampment

The youth display the list of children involved in the program
The youth display the list of children involved in the program

Some of the children who take part in the church program
Some of the children who take part in the church program

Food distribution by the Red Cross
Food distribution by the Red Cross

The line of people waiting for food
The line of people waiting for food

Children at the program led by Brethren youth
Children at the program led by Brethren youth

A youth holds one of the babies brought to the children program
A youth holds one of the babies brought to the children program


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