Jacmel, Haiti Newswire

Jacmel, Haiti Newswire

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  1. Haitian band Lakou Mizik is the sound of defianceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Georgia Straight

    ... only gets pretty horrible press coverage, so you get a very one-sided sense of the place", he says, reached in Jacmel, Haiti. "My intention was to create a multimedia piece with musicians and their stories, a one-off thing. I didn't intend to manage ...

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  2. Michael Brun Plans 'Wherever I Go' Beach Party to Benefit Haiti's Audio InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Billboard

    Earlier this year, DJ/producer Michael Brun released the single "Wherever I Go" to benefit the Haitian nonprofit organization Artists for Peace and Justice. He doubled down on that commitment this week by announcing the "Wherever I Go" Beach Party to support scholarships for the class of 2017 at the Audio Institute in Jacmel, Haiti.

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  3. Run Across Haiti Featured in New Film With Dean KarnazesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Competitor Magazine

    As a nation, Haiti isn't the first place to come to mind when you think of deeply ingrained running cultures. In fact, according to accomplished ultrarunner and author Dean Karnazes, the idea of running for pleasure is a foreign concept to Haitians who, in many cases, are simply struggling to survive.

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  4. Don't judge a country by its tragediesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Shorthorn

    The problem with going to a place that one has heard about is that there are preconceived notions, whether good or bad, said Nausheen Habib, social work graduate student. It's essential to be aware that there are two sides to a story, and learning to understand a place and its people enhances knowledge about them, she said.

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  5. Creating a home away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | CNN

    Building a school in Jacmel, Haiti, isn't what David Palmer had in mind when he started teaching children across the border in the Dominican Republic five years earlier. Palmer, not pictured, studied in the Dominican Republic while in college and was struck by the children he saw living in poverty.

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  6. 'Sparked', the New Party Game for Women, Launches Kickstarter...Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... with her husband, Lisa founded and built a 12,000 square foot permanent home and school for children in Jacmel, Haiti called The Jacmel Children Center. Rueff built a free medical clinic in Haiti called Angel Wings, and works with Faith and Love ...

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  7. Haiti: Kate McGarrigle dies, Edmonton baby stays on ventilator, Sgt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Dominating the news again today, of course, is the ongoing effort to help the people of Haiti. It has been seven days since the earthquake there and the stories depict a desperate need for aid of all sorts.

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  8. "Be inspirED" with Debbie PhelpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... for this event. The event will allow us to celebrate the completion of Phase 1 at our Mount Fleury School in Jacmel, Haiti. We will also kickoff our fundraising for Phase 2 and 3 at the event. Through various collaborations with Haitian builders, ...

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  9. "Be inspirED" with Debbie PhelpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... for this event. The event will allow us to celebrate the completion of Phase 1 at our Mount Fleury School in Jacmel, Haiti. We will also kickoff our fundraising for Phase 2 and 3 at the event. Through various collaborations with Haitian builders, ...

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  10. Haiti: Kate McGarrigle dies, Edmonton baby stays on ventilator, Sgt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Dominating the news again today, of course, is the ongoing effort to help the people of Haiti. It has been seven days since the earthquake there and the stories depict a desperate need for aid of all sorts.

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  11. GFHoops Wraps Up the Season, Donates to Haiti ChildrenRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... for Haiti has been able to institute a mobile healthcare clinic to bring healthcare to students in and around Jacmel, Haiti. GFHoops players and families donated $4350 this year. In a country where a family of four live on less than $2 per day, the ...

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  12. Haiti: Kate McGarrigle dies, Edmonton baby stays on ventilator, Sgt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Dominating the news again today, of course, is the ongoing effort to help the people of Haiti. It has been seven days since the earthquake there and the stories depict a desperate need for aid of all sorts.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Iobserve

    Reconstruction of churches, schools and novitiates destroyed in Haiti's 2010 earthquake is continuing following brief work stoppages because of pre-election protests that at times turned violent. The confrontations forced construction managers to suspend the work at several sites around the capital of Port-au-Prince as Haitian officials dealt with a vacant presidency and settled on April 24 as a new date for the twice-delayed national election.

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  14. From Pikeville to Haiti: Labor of LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    ... junior Kyle Newsome believes. Newsome, along with 13 other students, traveled with Chaplain Rob Musick to Jacmel, Haiti, in early January to finish a project started last year - building a small school and library that will serve 75 children and ...

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  15. DJ Michael Brun on Community Building in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Denver Westword

    Miami-based DJ Michael Brun comes to Denver this Thursday, March 3, for a night at Beta . Brun has made a name for himself blending progressive house with musical styles from his native Haiti, including RaRa and Konpa, and his latest release, Wherever I Go, was in fact recorded in Haiti in collaboration the Audio Institute and Artists for Peace and Justice , a nonprofit that connects artists to community building efforts in Haiti .

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  16. Michael BrunRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Miami New Times

    Miami-based DJ and producer Michael Brun has become an international presence over the past five years via progressive house hits such as "See You Soon" and "Tongue Tied July." But one particular spot on the globe still holds sway over his heart - his native Haiti.

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  17. Haiti: Kate McGarrigle dies, Edmonton baby stays on ventilator, Sgt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Dominating the news again today, of course, is the ongoing effort to help the people of Haiti. It has been seven days since the earthquake there and the stories depict a desperate need for aid of all sorts.

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  18. America/Dominican Republic - "Commitment to culture": meeting of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Fides News

    At the end of their second meeting, held in a fraternal and friendly atmosphere on 15 and 16 February 2016 in Villa Cana, Cap Haitien , the border dioceses between Haiti and the Dominican Republic published a message which emphasizes: "These meetings encourage us and give us the opportunity to continue the work carried out by the Church for the good of the two peoples, in particular migrants, refugees, returnees, the undocumented, the deported, that is to say the most vulnerable. We also want to strengthen the will to realize projects for the improvement of living conditions in the border areas.

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  19. "Be inspirED" with Debbie PhelpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... for this event. The event will allow us to celebrate the completion of Phase 1 at our Mount Fleury School in Jacmel, Haiti. We will also kickoff our fundraising for Phase 2 and 3 at the event. Through various collaborations with Haitian builders, ...

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  20. Haiti: Kate McGarrigle dies, Edmonton baby stays on ventilator, Sgt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Dominating the news again today, of course, is the ongoing effort to help the people of Haiti. It has been seven days since the earthquake there and the stories depict a desperate need for aid of all sorts.

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