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The MHF Board of Directors is pleased to announce that we have hired an Interim Executive Director while Paul Leichty recovers from a heart attack. We had several very good candidates to choose from and invited Timothy Johnson of Philadelphia, PA. We are grateful for...read more
With gratitude to the 2017 Annual Gathering planning committee (members listed below), we announce the content of our weekend. You’ll find a diversity perspectives represented in plenary and workshop sessions around the theme “Creating Healing Environments.” Registration booklets will be mailed in mid-February and online registration will also be launched around that time. We hope that you will plan to join us for this enriching weekend!
Planning Committee…read more
Today I write with subdued emotions since I have to share that our Executive Director, Paul Leichty, is currently unable to work in his role due to serious illness. The board is actively working together to continue planning and making arrangements for our annual gathering as well as taking care of other responsibilities Paul had. We want to hire a short-term interim Executive Director until Paul can return and ask you to please send in nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or, if you are…read more
Thanksgiving this year comes on the heels of the surprising outcome of the most unusual and contentious election in the United States in recent memory. Regardless of how you feel about the outcome, two things are clear:read more
Ravi Prasad Jakkula, MPH, recently immigrated to the United States from India to join his wife in the metropolitan Chicago area. He is looking for the employment opportunity in physiotherapy, rehabilitation, public health, or healthcare administration.read more
With the support of an educational grant from Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship (MHF), I spent my Student Elective Term (SET) in Machala, Ecuador. A mid-sized coastal city in southern Ecuador, Machala’s growth has outpaced the development of many public services and economic resources. This has done little to change the rich culture and strong pride of the city.read more
Do you identify yourself as Mennonite, Brethren, or Anabaptist? Have you studied and/or worked in some healthcare field? Then, you belong in Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship! As an association of healthcare workers with an Anabaptist Christian perspective, MHF is the one place that will bring together your faith and healthcare profession into an integrated whole!read more
Board News. Two new Board members for MHF as well as three re-elected. New officers also elected for 2016-17 fiscal year.read more
Nearly two years before I was born, the Roth family grieved the loss of their son to undifferentiated adeno-carcinoma. His family and friends honored Steven by establishing a tangible ongoing influence representing these wishes through a memorial fund which provides for Steven Roth Memorial Grant Program. Now, over 25 years later, I have been granted the opportunity to take part in Steven’s legacy, reflecting the way of Jesus to which we are all called to devote our unique gifts and circumstances.read more
Physician Needed: If you have a passion for serving those less fortunate in a community clinic setting, we want you!read more