Blog Posts

A Reflection on the Lourdes Pilgrimage

On May 3, 2017, I embarked on a journey for which I was completely unprepared. Together with our Foundation Director, Jen, I was on my way to represent Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation on the Order of Malta’s annual pilgrimage to Lourdes. I was eager for the opportunity to promote the works of the Order’s incredible Hospital […]

Mother’s Day Appeal 2017

Mother’s Day is one of our favorite days of the year! We love being able to celebrate mothers all around the world – especially those we serve in Bethlehem and the special mothers in our own lives. This year, we hope you will help us celebrate Mother’s Day by making a lifesaving gift to our beloved […]

From Hebron to Bethlehem – Inas’ Story

Inas lives in a village near the ancient city of Hebron, over an hour outside Bethlehem. Despite the distance, Inas has insisted she receive all her prenatal care at Holy Family Hospital for each of her three pregnancies. Her husband, Abdel, is happy to accompany her on the trip from Hebron to Bethlehem for all her […]

Second Annual Boston Reception

Celebrating Life, Peace, and Hope On March 2nd, HFHF held its second annual Boston Reception celebrating the lifesaving work of Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem. Our gathering at Boston’s Seaport Hotel offered a beautiful tribute to thousands of families in the Holy Land whose lives have been touched by this “oasis of peace”. We were […]

Khawla’s Story

Holy Family Hospital’s Diabetes Clinic works to bring high quality diagnostics and treatment to expectant mothers with gestational diabetes. The Family Khawla and her husband, Sami, celebrated twenty years of marriage in the Holy Family Hospital’s postnatal ward. On the day of their anniversary, Khawla was recovering from the delivery of their newest daughter, Maria. “I have […]

January 2017 Trip to Holy Family Hospital

Here it is! A look into our week-long, behind-the-scenes trip to Holy Family Hospital and some of the Order of Malta’s ancient hospitals in the Holy Land. Not only was this the first Hospital visit for our new Foundation Director, Jen McNulty, but we also had two special guests from the Order of Malta’s Federal Association […]

A Modern-Day Innkeeper: Finn O’Sullivan

Finn O’Sullivan is one of Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation’s most dedicated supporters. At just eleven years old, he does all he can to support mothers, babies, and families living in the Holy Land. Last year, as a student and avid basketball player at Saint David’s School in New York City, Finn helped organize […]

Meet Jen McNulty

We are delighted to (at last!) officially welcome Jen McNulty, Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem’s new Foundation Director. Jen joined our Foundation team on October 17, 2016. In her first three months in the role of Foundation Director, Jen has already successfully raised new, much-needed awareness and support for our beloved Hospital in the Holy Land. […]

Palm Beach Reception

On January 11, 2017, members of the Order of Malta’s American Association gathered in Palm Beach, FL, for a reception honoring the mothers and babies served by Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem. The event was a beautiful celebration of the unifying ministry taking place at Holy Family Hospital, just 1,500 steps from the birthplace of Christ. Hosted by Mrs. […]

Viennese Christmas Concert

On December 8, 2016, the international Auxiliary members of the Order of Malta held a Viennese Christmas Concert to benefit Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation. In the Austrian tradition, opera singer and Auxiliary member Lauren Andree performed a recital of Christmas carols accompanied by pianist Michael Fennelly. The event was organized by the young […]