FOTCOH Pancake and Sausage Breakfast Fundraiser

Thanks to everyone that attended our  Pancake and Sausage Breakfast Fundraiser in Memory of Tim Kellstadt this past Saturday! Tim Kellstadt was a long-time volunteer of FOTCOH who passed away a few years ago. To honor Tim and his dedication to our mission, his family, friends, and other FOTCOH supporters have breakfast together at the Brimfield […]

FOTCOH Executive Director Attends Pharmaceutical Conference

Executive Director Nathan Ruby is attending the annual meeting for the Illinois Council of Health-Systems Pharmacists. FOTCOH has a booth at the trade show along with some of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, and Nathan is in attendance to discuss the important work that FOTCOH is doing in Haiti! A special thank you […]

A Gracious Gift of Dresses

The September Medical Team is at the clinic currently, and we received a sweet message from volunteer Peggy Gentes today: “Before we left to travel to Haiti, the FOTCOH September Team was very fortunate to receive eight five hand-sewn dresses donated from the Sewing Ministry Annunciation Catholic Church in Elma, New York. These dresses were graciously accepted […]

Volunteering in Haiti: The Chance of a Life-time

Why is volunteering in Haiti something that anyone who gets the chance to do should do in their lives? Because volunteering is a life-changing experience that offers a new and exciting opportunity for you to help people. And many people find that the more we give, the happier we feel. You are doing good for others […]

Tee Up To Save Lives at our 20th Annual Golf Outing

2018 marks the 20thAnniversary of the FOTCOH Annual Golf Outing! Located at the Peoria County Club on Monday, September 24th, the golf outing offers an opportunity to not only fundraise for FOTCOH, but it also gives FOTCOH volunteers, donors, and supporters a chance to gather for a fun day of golf and socializing! Join us […]

Rena’s Beads Are Making A Huge Difference For Our Patients

For many years, Rena Wainscott made beaded jewelry to help support FOTCOH’s work in Haiti. Rena, who is the mother of Joy Doran, a long time supporter of FOTCOH, and the mother-in-law of FOTCOH volunteer and oral surgeon, Dr. Steve Doran, began creating beautiful necklaces that Joy and Rena sold and then donated 100% of […]

Our July 2018 Matching Gift Appeal Raised Nearly $40,000

We are excited to report that the July FOTCOH Matching Gift Appeal was a huge success!  Thanks to you we smashed through our goal of $30,000 ending our campaign with a tally of $39,570.  What does this mean for those we serve? It means malnourished babies receive life-saving medicine and nutritional support. It means pregnant […]