We need YOUR votes!!

Hello All:

Malta House of Care is participating in the CITGO 2011 Fueling Good Program which recognizes and rewards 501(c) 3 organizations that make a positive difference in their communities. Up to 24 organizations will receive $5,000 in CITGO gas cards. This also represents an effective way of spreading the word to the general public about how our efforts positively affect the lives of so many–

We need YOUR help!!! Go to http://www.fuelinggood.com/rewardinggood?id=800614 from now until August 11th and you can VOTE ONCE EVERY DAY to help us win!

Please pass this message along to your friends and colleagues…we have 626 votes as of today…so please help us to win.

VOTE EVERY DAY for MHC to win $5,000 in Fuel.


Wonder Women Honorees


Watch this space for news of our honorees. On Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 the MHC will be recognizing thirteen prominent women from the Greater Hartford area who are being honored by the MHC Foundation for their volunteerism at a cocktail reception and fundraiser. In addition to the ticket sales which will include a donation to help raise much needed funds, we will hold a teacup auction to increase proceeds which will support direct patient care..

For event information, please visit our event page.

Wonder Women 2011

Mark your calendars for the evening of May 10th, 2011! The Malta House of Care Foundation will be hosting an evening celebrating volunteerism and women helping women. Come and enjoy cocktails and tapas, while networking with some of Hartford’s own wonder women. Event honorees include Malta House of Care Foundation’s own Filomena Soyster. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in a teacup auction and have fun with glamor photographs.

To register for this event, please visit us at our event page.

Website re-design

Our foundation website has a new look. We’re especially thankful for the guys at growurbiz.com, who played a major role in re-designing and launching the new site. The new site includes quick links to our pages on Facebook, Tumblr, and WordPress, as well as quick links if you are interested in donating or volunteering. Please check out our new look – www.maltahouseofcare.org – and let us know what you think!

The Malta House of Care in Waterbury

The Malta House of Care is proud to be bringing its mobile clinic services to Waterbury, CT. Our current location is at the Sacred Heart-Sagrado Corazon Church at 13 Wolcott Street. Our volunteer medical staff will see patients on a first-come, first-served basis. Like our Hartford service, our Waterbury mobile clinic service will provide primary health care services to patients, as well as provide referrals to other providers as necessary.

We are planning for the following additional locations in Waterbury:

  • Saint Francis Xavier – 625 Baldwin Street
  • Saint Margaret – 289 Willow Street
  • Saint Stanislaus Kostka – 80 East Farms Street
  • Starting dates for the above locations are currently being determined.

    For additional information, please call 860-524-7882.

    Voting Deadline for L’Oreal Women of Worth Campaign is Approaching

    Today and tomorrow are the last 2 days to vote for the L’Oreal 2010 Woman of Worth National Honoree. Please help us make our own Dr. Pauline Olsen the 2010 Woman of Worth. Please visit www.womenofworth.com to cast your vote for Dr. Olsen and the Malta House of Care!

    Dr. Pauline Olsen – L’Oreal 2010 Woman of Worth

    Connecticut resident Pauline Olsen has been honored as a Woman of Worth by L’Oréal Paris for her work with the Malta House of Care (MHC) mobile clinic service. Dr. Olsen was a key individual in the establishment of the Malta House of Care mobile clinic service, and continues to play an active role in the daily clinic operations. Dr. Olsen is one of ten honorees from across the country that will be recognized for her extraordinary volunteer achievements and positive influence on her community. To commemorate Pauline’s dedication, L’Oreal Paris has awarded $5,000 to the Malta House of Care. If Dr. Olsen is chosen as the National Honoree, L’Oreal Paris will donate an additional $25,000 to the Malta House of Care.

    L’Oreal Paris has published a profile of Dr. Olsen at the Women of Worth site.

    With the help of regular visitors to this blog, we can help make Pauline Olsen the L’Oreal 2010 Women of Worth National Honoree. Online voting for the Women of Worth National Honoree begins on November 8th (that’s tomorrow!) at www.womenofworth.com. Please help us make Dr. Pauline Olsen the 2010 Women of Worth National Honoree!