Friends of Hopital Albert Schweitzer Haiti via Crowdrise
January 15, 2013
BENEFITING: Friends of Hopital Albert Schweitzer Haiti
EVENT DATE: May 05, 2013
UPDATE - The Marathon has closed its registration for the full and the half marathon. We are no longer registering runners. If you are already registered, you can sign up to fundraise for our charity team. If you have received an email from us stating that you are registered for the Marathon, please continue to let your family and friends know that you are running for a cause! Any questions or concerns can be directed to our staff: 412-361-4884. Happy training!
Since 2010, the Friends of Hopital Albert Schweitzer Haiti has participated with the Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, and has raised nearly $25,000 in support.
To join the team, runners and walkers will need to:
a) Either register yourself with the Pittsburgh Marathon, and then come back to this page and sign up as a fundraiser for the Friends of HAS Haiti.
b) Sign up here on our Crowdrise page, and raise a minimum amount of $110 and we will register you for the Pittsburgh Marathon.
Questions = 412.361.4884 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Over half a century since its founding, Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti is a perpetual swirl of activity: a fully integrated health system, devoted to prevention as well as cure. HAS Haiti is continually expanding to meet the needs of those whom it serves, and addressing significant health challenges.
Founded in 1999, Friends of Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti is a non-profit organization whose work in the United States and in Haiti is grounded in a strong commitment to education. The Friends initiates projects in collaboration with HAS that are ultimately geared towards improving environmental, economic, and cultural sustainability in Haiti.
The Friends focuses its efforts in Haiti on agroforestry and physical rehabilitation. Based in Pittsburgh, PA, the Friends' efforts in the United States are based on improving international awareness of Haiti, building awareness about the needs of Haitian people, and of their vibrant culture and artwork. The Friends hosts educational exhibitions of Haitian artwork in Pittsburgh and throughout the United States.
The Friends of Hôpital Albert Schweitzer, Haiti, expands awareness of the culture and art of the Haitian people and of their need for health services, economic development and improved environmental conditions. The Friends also designs and implements projects in support of Hôpital Albert Schweitzer's mission to improve the health and well-being of the people in Haiti's Artibonite valley.