OCRegisterThe Jervis family has found a home away from home in HaitiOCRegisterWe have a friend who works with an organization in Africa, and after the earthquake hit Haiti in 2010, our friend forwarded us an email on behalf of the first lady of Haiti (...Read More »
Christ Church, partners bring change to Haiti
Marie Flore Chipps is seeing things happen in Cange, Haiti, that have never happened there before. An orphan who lost both his parents to HIV has become a community leader. Children are “subscribing” to learn the English language. “There's a lot of ...
Florida Times-UnionNot-yet retired bloodmobile gets extended life in HaitiFlorida Times-UnionBlood Alliance spokeswoman Odette Struys came up with the idea when she learned this Bloodmobile was going to be retired after 12 years. Struys remembered how ...Read More »
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Junot Díaz on Japan, Disasters, and Bilingual Writing
Wall Street Journal (blog)
“Apocalypses like the Haitian earthquake are not only catastrophes; they are also opportunities: chances for us to see ourselves, to take responsibility for what we see, to change,” he said back then. The Pulitzer prize and MacArthur grant-winning ...
Redwood students provide goat aid to Haiti
Napa Valley Register
Julieta Arestegui, right, takes a selfie with friend Daniela Barboza and Lexie the goat at Redwood Middle School on Tuesday. Students raised more than $1,400 to buy 28 goats for needy people in Haiti. Four "symbolic" goats were brought to the school on ...
For hard-luck Haiti, a new challenge: Basketball
Since then, he's committed himself to training Haitian coaches, putting on clinics for Haitian players and working to raise $5 million for a first-of-its-kind national training facility. His ultimate goal is to help build a national basketball program ...
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Haitian med students plan spring break medical mission trip to Haiti
His mother lost a baby after being turned away at a hospital in Haiti because she didn't have money to pay for her care. Now as he packs for the upcoming 4-day trip (they'll be gone March 28 through April 1) his goal is “reaching out to people who've ...
Voices: Exciting signs of ferment in Miami
Now, you can have breakfast in Little Buenos Aires, lunch in Little Haiti, cruise through the Russian Riviera and end your day in Key Biscayne. Sorry, that's apparently called "Key Bis-Spain" these days. That changing landscape has forced the city to ...
Miami Film Festival 2015: Sweet Micky For President Director Talks Politics … – Miami New Times (blog)
Miami New Times (blog)Miami Film Festival 2015: Sweet Micky For President Director Talks Politics ...Miami New Times (blog)Ben Patterson never thought the mini skirt, thong, and diaper wearing cross-dresser he was filming would become President of Hait...Read More »
Haitilibre.comHaiti - Flash : Two Dominican police officers gunshot wounded by a HaitianHaitilibre.comSunday afternoon, a Haitian responding to the name of Wilber Nicholas, drunk was arrested for disturbing public order and leads to detachment of Guale...Read More »