April 15, 2016
Building the St. Boniface Hospital Surgical Center
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Photos by Sayari Patel

Story by Sayari Patel and Liz Schwartz of St. Boniface Haiti Foundation. First posted on Storify. 

St. Boniface Hospital is located in rural Fond-des-Blancs, Haiti, a remote region in the mountains of Haiti’s southern peninsula, 3-4 hours from Port-au-Prince. We are in the midst of constructing a surgical center which will provide the only free, 24-hour emergency surgical care in the region.

Construction in as remote a place as Fond-des-Blancs is challenging, to say the least. There is no running water or electrical grid, and the only road from Port-au-Prince and other cities is unpaved, mountainous, and treacherous.

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