Posted on 21 May 2013.
[ May 30, 2013; 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] THE PEOPLE’S FILM FESTIVAL 2013
MAY 30TH – JUNE 2ND HARLEM NYC
TOUSSAINT LOUVERTURE is a two-part epic film directed by Philippe Niang, depicting the life of Toussaint Louverture, (Jimmy Jean-Louis) leader of the Haitian liberation struggle. Louverture led the first successful slave revolt in world history, defeating Napoleon Bonaparte and winning independence from France. Known for his military genius and political acumen, Louverture [...]
Posted in Arts, Arts and Culture, Books, Dance, Event, History, Music, People
Posted on 22 March 2013.
It’s been an astonishing three weeks for Yityish Aynaw, an immigrant orphan from Ethiopia, who became the first black Miss Israel last month, and has now been invited to Thursday’s gala dinner with visiting US President Barack Obama.
When Yityish Aynaw arrived in Israel as a 12-year-old, winning beauty contests and dining with presidents was as [...]
Posted in Arts and Culture, Beauty, Politics & Perspective
Posted on 14 March 2013.
[ March 18, 2013; 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]
Memorial Hall 346 Broadway Suite 812 New York, NY 10013
It is both with honor and humility that I reach out to you dear comrades. We all have traveled difficult roads which have earned us the right to be here.What I most recently learned is that one can thwart oneself just as effectively [...]
Posted in Education, Event, National, People, Political, Politics & Perspective
Posted on 28 February 2013.
03/08 – 03/09/2013
Harlem Stage Gatehouse
150 Convent Avenue, New York, NY, 10031
$35.00 / $28.00
The Healing Voices of Haiti
Emeline Michel, Haiti’s supreme queen of song, and her artistic allies—novelist Edwidge Danticat, griot/vocalist James Germain, and legendary storyteller Jean-Claude Martineau—embrace the power of Haiti’s resilient spirit in a magical evening of poetry and song from Michel’s much-anticipated CD, [...]
Posted in Arts, Arts and Culture, Books, Dance, History, Music, People
Posted on 12 February 2013.
Montreal Fashion Week Fall/Winter Feb 4-7.2013
Produced by Groupe Sensation Mode in collaboration with P&G Beauty & Grooming. This season, the excitement is being felt more than ever and the event has announced several new features that will rest on attributes that MFW is known for: variety and quality. This
rendezvous, which brings together the fashion community, [...]
Posted in Arts and Culture, Designers, Fashion, News, Trends
Posted on 07 February 2013.
[ February 28, 2013; 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ]
2013 – Tickets On Sale Now – February 28, 2013 – NYC
The third annual Haiti Cherie: Pride, Love, Commitment benefit will be February 28, 2013 at the Broad Street Ballroom in New York City. Haiti Cherie began as the public birthday celebration for Philanthropist Fabrice J. Armand to raise funds for charities rebuilding his [...]
Posted in Arts and Culture, Event
Posted on 23 January 2013.
Haitienne Magazine ask her a few question about her business
How did you get your start in the event planning & design industry?
I was the girl that everyone called to help plan their dinner parties in college. Then while in law school I was the girl that everyone called to help plan their wedding. It did not [...]
Posted in Featured Stories, Lifestyle, Money & Career, People
Posted on 15 January 2013.
For a dozen years, Romain Renelus has made his life in the Dominican Republic as a migrant laborer, working 12 hours a day to earn $235 monthly as caretaker at a condominium complex. A night job as a guard at another residential building provides $210 more each month to support his wife and two daughters [...]
Posted in Arts and Culture, Haiti News, International, National, Politics & Perspective
Posted on 04 January 2013.
Hometown: Petion-ville Haiti
Occupation: Model and student
19 year old Jacques was crowned Miss Haiti Universe as Anedie Azael stepped down after a year and half as “Miss Haiti Universe” for 2011.
BIO: With a life heavily impacted by the 2012 earthquake, Christela Jacques has devoted much of her time volunteering with the national effort to rebuild Haiti. Her interests [...]
Posted in Arts and Culture, Beauty, Featured Stories, Hair, Makeup, News, People, Skin & Nails
Posted on 26 December 2012.
[ February 14, 2013; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_2994" align="aligncenter" width="588"] Haitian Indepence Day 2013[/caption]
Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer And the Haitian Roundtable invite you to
The 2013 Program and Reception in honor of HAITIAN INDEPENDENCE
Posted in Arts and Culture, Education, Event, Haiti News, International, National, Political, Politics & Perspective