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  1. Chelsea Clinton in Haiti to visit family foundation projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | SFGate

    Chelsea Clinton, right, walks with Magalie Dresse, owner of Caribbean Craft, during a visit to the Caribbean Craft art workshop in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Tuesday July 28, 2015. Clinton met with local entrepreneurs as she traveled to businesses in the capital of Port-au-Prince with a group of investors and philanthropists as part of the two-day trip.

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  2. RVA in Haiti: An unexpected gift on the island nationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    With the sound of singing voices, the first day of Vacation Bible School in Haiti begins for 200 children, ages 5 to 11. Back in 2008, Jude Adouard was just beginning Vacation Bible School. It was then that he met a special volunteer - a teacher from Richmond.

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  3. Chelsea Clinton in Haiti to visit family foundation projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Chelsea Clinton is visiting Haiti with a group of investors and philanthropists to oversee development of projects financed by the Clinton Foundation.

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  4. Haiti president calls for tougher action against corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  5. Jury: Mainer defamed orphanage founder with claims of abuseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Cybercast News Service

    A Maine activist who publicized sexual abuse accusations against a Haiti orphanage founder defamed the man and a U.S. charity, a federal jury ruled Thursday, awarding them more than $14 million combined in damages. The jury ruled against Paul Kendrick even though seven accusers testified that they were sexually abused by orphanage founder Michael Geilenfeld in Haiti.

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  6. Jury awards $14.5 million to Catholic brother in sex abuse defamation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bangor Daily News

    A 10-person jury decided Thursday that Freeport activist Paul Kendrick was reckless in publicly accusing former Catholic brother Michael Geilenfeld of sexually abusing children in his care. The jury awarded Geilenfeld $14.5 million in damages connected with damage to his reputation and damage to the reputation of plaintiff Hearts with Haiti, an affiliated nonprofit.

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  7. Documents Show Red Cross May Not Know How It Spent Millions In HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KWBU-TV Waco

    The American Red Cross is under pressure this week to answer detailed questions from Congress about how it spent the nearly half a billion dollars it raised after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. But some of those answers might be difficult to come by.

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  8. Law means Dominicans can kick out many HaitiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Florida Times-Union

    Photos by Chloe Herring For the Times-Union A choir member of the First Haitian-American Christian Church in Jacksonville leads a moment of worship as the congregants pray in support of Haitians who might be on the verge of losing their homes in the Dominican Republic. A law in the Dominican Republic that took effect on June 17 drew worshipers to the First Haitian-American Christian Church on June 21. The law could lead to expulsions of undocumented residents.

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  9. 135 Filipino peacekeepers deployed to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | ABS-CBN News

    The peacekeepers, who will be replacing returning Philippine Navy peacekeepers, bid goodbye to their families and colleagues in a send-off ceremony at Villamor Airbase, led by Armed Forces of the Philippines, Vice Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General John Bonafos. The 135 members of the Philippine Air Force peacekeeping mission were supposed to be deployed to Liberia last year but did not push through due to the Ebola outbreak.

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  10. South African minister arrives in Haiti following visit to SurinameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  11. 845Life: Grateful immigrant, now a Middletown retiree, volunteers to help the needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Times Herald-Record

    Caputo was born 72 years ago in Italy and has grown grateful for all the opportunities America has given him. “I came to this country in 1956 at 14 with my father, mother and sister,” he says.

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  12. 845Life: Grateful immigrant, now a Middletown retiree, volunteers to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Times Herald-Record

    Caputo was born 72 years ago in Italy and has grown grateful for all the opportunities America has given him.

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  13. Haiti's first Panamax port officially opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- GB Group, a diversified group of industrial and trading companies, has announced with an inauguration event that Port Lafito, a world-class modern container port in Haiti, is open and operational. Port Lafito is Haiti's first Panamax port with state of the art equipment and technology.

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  14. In pictures: American Puzzles by Burk UzzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | BBC News

    Burk Uzzle grew up in the North Carolina. Driven by a sense of curiosity and desire to travel, he found a career in photography had enormous appeal.

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  15. UW Student-Athletes and Students Travel to Haiti to Continue Relationship With the People of HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | County 10 News

    This year 20 student-athletes, coaches and students from the University of Wyoming took a trip to the country of Haiti. The trip marked the fourth consecutive May that Aaron Frude, Director of the UW Fellowship of Christian Athletes Chapter, had coordinated a trip to aid the people of Haiti and bring sport clinics to the youth of Haiti.

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  16. Cholera eradication in Haiti will take some years, says outgoing UN coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  17. Pedaling for a purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Paulding Progress

    MELROSE For six years a group of bicyclists numbering between 20 and 25 take a week during the summer to travel 300 miles. Averaging about 50 miles a day, a trip of this magnitude doesn't seem all that difficult or for that matter even significant.

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  18. Joint programme launched to end orphanage 'care' in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- Port Au Prince, Haiti, on Friday played host to a ground-breaking gathering of policymakers, major donors and international NGOs working to transform the lives of tens of thousands of Haiti's children living away from families in orphanages and institutions. On Friday, J.K. Rowling's international NGO Lumos, the ministry of social affairs and labour of Haiti, l'Institut du Bien-tre Social et de Recherches and the US Agency for International Development co-organised a conference focusing on ending the institutionalisation of children in Haiti.

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  19. Pastor Shot In Haiti Holds Sunday Service In IrvineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    It's the first Sunday Service back in the U.S. for an Estill County pastor shot in Haiti earlier this week. Pastor Bill Wesley walked with a limp as he went into church at Body of Christ Ministries Sunday morning.

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  20. The Global Economy and the Haiti Entrepreneurship CampRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 27, 2015 - PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- June 29th, 2015 - Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Mike Veny is once again giving back to the entrepreneurship community. In 2014, he presented a workshop on marketing, sales, and networking at the first annual Haiti Entrepreneurship Camp.

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