Posts With Keyword ‘Haiti’

Pella Christian High School Haiti Fund Drive A Success

Posted: Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Pella Christian has finished it’s Haiti fund drive, and Principal Darryl De Reuiter will lose his hair.

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Pella Christian Schools Fundraising For Books For Haiti

Posted: Monday, December 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Pella Christian schools are seeking donations for Haiti.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Christian High School December Events

Posted: Thursday, December 15th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Pella Christian High School is running a fundraiser.

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Pella Regional Nurses Reach Out Internationally

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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The nursing staff at Pella Regional Health Center is working to advance the cause of nursing internationally.

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Family Still Adjusting, Thankful One Year Later

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Just over a year after bringing two new members into the family, Dave and Andrea Vanderhoff of Pella say everything has gone more smoothly than they could have hoped after adopting a brother and sister from Haiti.

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Local Doctor Wins Hospital Hero Award

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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A local doctor has won this weeks Iowa Hospital Association Hospital Hero award.

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Central Students Lending a Hand in Haiti

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:21 am

A small group of students from Central College has spent the past week-and-a-half working with United Christians International in Pella’s sister city in Hait.

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Meals from the Heartland for Haiti a Success

Posted: Monday, May 17th, 2010 at 6:33 am

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Three hundred and twenty five people gathered Sunday at Celebrate Church in Knoxville to help feed the hungry people of Haiti.

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Volunteers Turn Out in the Hundreds for Meal-Pack

Posted: Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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Hundreds of volunteers showed up at the Vermeer Global Pavilion in Pella Saturday to help make the “Pella Meals from the Heartland” food-packaging event a success.

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Pella Food-Packaging Event Reaches Goal

Posted: Sunday, April 18th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Hundreds of volunteers showed up at the Vermeer Global Pavilion in Pella Saturday to help make the “Pella Meals from the Heartland” food-packaging event a success.

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Ceremonies Finalize Adoptions for Pella Families

Posted: Sunday, April 18th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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A ceremony finalizing the adoption of four children from Haiti was held Wednesday afternoon at the Marion County Courthouse.

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Meal-Packaging Event Today in Pella

Posted: Saturday, April 17th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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“Pella Meals from the Heartland,” a meal-packaging event to aid victims of the earthquakes in Haiti will take place Saturday, and the event is very close to reaching several goals.

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‘Pella Meals from the Heartland’ Needs Your Help

Posted: Friday, April 16th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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The day of a meal-packaging event to aid victims of the earthquakes in Haiti is fast approaching, and volunteers are still needed for the “Pella Meals from the Heartland” event.

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Adoption Ceremonies Held for Pella Families

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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A ceremony finalizing the adoption of four children from Haiti was held Wednesday afternoon at the Marion County Courthouse.

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Adoptions to be Finalized for Sets of Haitian Siblings

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Two pairs of siblings from Haiti who were adopted by families in Pella will have their adoptions finalized in official ceremonies Wednesday.  

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Ceremonies Held for Haitian Children Adopted by Pella Families

Posted: Sunday, April 11th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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The adoption of a Haitian girl who was rescued by her adoptive parents from Port-au-Prince, Haiti just days after this January’s devastating earthquake was recognized with a ceremony this past Wednesday.

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One More Week Until Meal-Packaging Event in Pella

Posted: Friday, April 9th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Volunteers are still needed for the upcoming Pella Meals from the Heartland food packaging event to aid victims of the earthquake in Haiti.

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Courthouse Ceremony Finalizes Adoption of Haitian Girl by Pella Family

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:32 am

An adoption ceremony was held Wednesday morning for the Haitian daughter of a Pella couple who was rescued from Haiti in the days following the deadly earthquake in January.

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Ceremony Held for Haitian Adopted by Pella Family

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 10:51 am

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An adoption ceremony was held Wednesday morning in Knoxville for the Haitian daughter of a Pella couple who was rescued from Haiti in the days following the deadly earthquake that hit Port-au-Prince in January.

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Volunteers Needed for Meal Packaging in Pella

Posted: Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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Volunteers are still needed to help out with a food-packaging event in Pella next month that will benefit those in need in Haiti.

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