It is hard to believe another year has passed by so quickly. As we look back we can chart ups and downs in many areas of our work. One group of projects near and dear to us is our Solar Water Wells and School Hot Lunch programs in Haiti. Still recovering from the devastation of [...]
All of us at Barco’s Nightingales Foundation are extremely grateful that our work in Haiti was spared in the recent hurricanes. Sadly, many of our own friends and families were impacted in Texas. As such, we are proud to contribute to the Hurricane Harvey Relief effort in Texas by providing water to the City of Beaumont. [...]
Nurses have been part of the school setting since the late 1800’s when they provided student inspections to identify those with communicable diseases who needed treatment. The primary role of a school nurse is to support student learning by promoting student and staff health and safety. Rather than list all the duties of a school [...]
We are delighted to introduce J.C. Gonzalez-Mendez, the newest member of our Advisory Board. J.C. brings tremendous business and philanthropic experience to Barco's Nightingales Foundation and will be a valuable asset as we continue to expand the breadth of our outreach. ~Michael and Frida Donner Mr. Gonzalez-Mendez served as Senior Vice President, McDonald’s Global Inclusion, [...]
All of us at Barco’s Nightingales Foundation salute fathers around the world. We wish you all a wonderful Father’s Day spent with your loving families. And a very special Father’s Day wish for safety and peace for all our military fathers who cannot be with their families this Father’s Day.
Capturing a mother's love is a rare thing. That's why each of the images below is so poignant. As we celebrate mothers around the world, we hope this tribute in images bring back fond memories for each of you. Happy Mother's Day from all of us at Barco's Nightingales Foundation. [...]
One of the most important aspects of the work our partner, ReSurge International undertakes is the visiting educator program. Through this program, expert volunteer medical professionals go to developing countries and give hands-on training to local medical personnel. This training extends their impact and helps ensure treatment continues to reach as many people as possible, [...]