US church working to regain Haiti orphanage permit
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A troubled Haitian orphanage run by a small and apparently well-funded U.S. church has made cosmetic changes in the two months since an Associated Press report exposed squalor and neglect, but has not done enough to ...
San Francisco ChronicleProblems Persist at US Church-Run Haiti OrphanageABC NewsA troubled Haitian orphanage run by a small and apparently well-funded U.S. church has made cosmetic changes in the two months since an Associated Press report exposed squa...Read More »
Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Recall that the "Howard University" has a long relationship with Haiti, including students, faculty and alumni. This University was the first to respond to the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. It also has an "Alternative Spring Break Program" and an ...
Halifax doctors raising money to fund help-visit to Haiti
HALIFAX – Medical staff from across Canada have been visiting Haiti to help the country as it recovers from a devastating 2010 earthquake, and a group from Halifax will be heading back this spring. It was Jan. 12, 2010 when an earthquake measuring 7.0 ...
Tamils' smuggling journey to US leads to longer ordeal: 3 years of detention
In Haiti, he met Mohan, and the other Tamil immigrants who would become his companions in a years-long court battle. They left Haiti for the Bahamas, then embarked for Florida on Dec. 5, 2010. They were brought to a safe house, another Sri Lankan in ...
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US official visits Haiti to help with adoptions
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A U.S. State Department official is visiting Haiti to help the impoverished Caribbean nation improve its procedures for adoptions by foreigners. The agency said in a statement Monday that special adviser for children's ...
Haiti - Social : The future of international adoptionsHaitilibre.com
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Leyla McCalla's Haitian Creole music
In 2010, McCalla — a New York native born to Haitian parents — moved to New Orleans, where she saw Haitian influence embedded in her adopted city. She studied Haitian folk music and found similarities in New Orleans jazz traditions — including ...
Langston Hughes Poetry Reimagined On Singer Leyla McCalla's New AlbumNPR
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Sun-SentinelOpera based on exile of Jews from BabyloniaSun-SentinelThe daughter of immigrants from Haiti, Jean-Baptiste was born in New York, but was raised in North Miami since age seven. She did not decide to sing opera as a profession until she join...Read More »
Fire destroys home of family whose repurposed furniture sales benefit Haitian … – Lexington Herald Leader
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Fire destroys home of family whose repurposed furniture sales benefit Haitian ...
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A fire in Nicholasville early Sunday morning destroyed the house of a family whose repurposed home-goods charity, Repurposed Soul, aided a mission in Haiti. Steve and Andrea Kohlman's house might be a total loss, Steve Kohlman said Monday. His wife ...