Basic Black presents: "A look at Haiti one year after the devastating earthquake"

Jan. 14, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Basic Black presents: "A look at Haiti one year after the devastating earthquake"
Friday, January 14
7:30pm on WGBH 2
Panelists: Callie Crossley, host, The Callie Crossley Show
Kim McLarin, assistant professor, writing, literature, and publishing
Emerson College Phillip Martin, senior investigative reporter, WGBH Radio
Manolia Charlotin, editor, the Boston Haitian Reporter
Patrick Sylvain, poet and instructor, Brown University’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

PBS presents: "Children of Haiti"

Jan. 11, 2011 - 10:00 pm

Tuesday, Jan. 11
Independent Lens Presents:
"Children of Haiti"
10pm, WGBH 2
"Known as the "soulless," more than 500,000 orphan children wander the
streets doing what they must to survive each day. In Children of Haiti,
three teenage boys, who share a common dream of education, government
assistance, and social acceptance, reflect on their country and their
lives."

PBS presents: "Battle for Haiti"

Jan. 11, 2011 - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, Jan. 11
Frontline Presents:
"Battle for Haiti"
9pm, WGBH 2
"Thousands of criminals escaped from the National Penitentiary after the
earthquake, and a year later the gang leaders are re-asserting control
in the capital. Frontline chronicles the uphill fight to rebuild Haiti
in the face of deep-rooted corruption and intimidation."

PBS presents: Deadliest Earthquakes

Jan. 11, 2011 - 8:00 pm

Tuesday, Jan. 11
Nova Presents:
"Deadliest Earthquakes"
8pm, WGBH 2
"In exclusive coverage, Nova follows a team of US geologists as they
enter Haiti immediately after the tragedy. In a race against time, they
hunt for crucial evidence to find out what happened deep underground and
what the risks are of a new killer quake in hotspots around the world."

Observers wait for Preval to accept OAS report

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – International observers are waiting on Haiti's president to accept a report suggesting his party's candidate be eliminated from a contentious election to choose the quake-ravaged country's next leader.

Haitian electoral officials must make the final decision on what to do, and the recommendations by observers from the Organization of American States could weigh heavily.

But first they have to officially receive the report.

That step was thwarted Monday when President Rene Preval's office declined to grant an appointment to the observation team, OAS assistant secretary-general Albert Ramdin said. Read more

"Teach Young Haitians Construction Skills to Rebuild Their Nation"

Jan. 13, 2011 - 10:30 am

Thursday, January 13

Located in Haiti

Directions: Red Cross of Luxembourg's Centre de Sante de Gressier. Detailed directions from Port-au-Prince: Take Route
Nationale #2 to Gressier. Pass the police station on the right. Go 100 yards and see the Temple Adventiste on left. Across from Temple, turn right at the IDEJEN Ecole Atellier sign onto Rue Guillou (unmarked, dirt road) and go 50 yards. See the Red Cross of Luxembourg's Centre de Sante de Gressier and take the next right. Go 100 yards to the center. Read more

"Healing Haiti: Stories from Haitian Physicians"

Jan. 13, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Thursday, January 13

Healing Haiti: Stories from Haitian Physicians

Dr. Inobert Pierre and Dr. Miliane Clermont from St. Boniface Hospital in Fond des Blancs, Haiti share their experiences for the one-year anniversary of the earthquake

Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Carrie Hall, 15 Francis St, Boston, MA
Event: 12:00-1:00 pm

All events are free and open to the public!
For more information, please email Zadok Sacks at zsacks@partners.org or go to www.physiciansforhaiti.org
Sponsored By: Physicians for Haiti

"Healing Haiti: Stories from Haitian Physicians"

Jan. 13, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Thursday, January 13

"Healing Haiti: Stories from Haitian Physicians"

Cambridge Health Alliance
1493 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA

Event: 5:00-6:30 pm

Located at Cambridge Health Alliance (the Macht Auditorium, Macht Building)

All events are free and open to the public!
For more information, please email Zadok Sacks at zsacks@partners.org or go to www.physiciansforhaiti.org
Sponsored By: Physicians for Haiti

"Healing Haiti: Stories from Haitian Physicians"

Jan. 11, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Tuesday, January 11

Healing Haiti: Stories from Haitian Physicians

Dr. Inobert Pierre and Dr. Miliane Clermont from St. Boniface Hospital in Fond des Blancs, Haiti share their experiences for the one-year anniversary of the earthquake

Event is 12:30-1:30

Located at the Harvard Medical School
TMEC room 109
260 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA
(Co-sponsored by AMSA, Students for Global Health)

"The Untold History of Haiti"

Jan. 11, 2011 - 5:30 pm

Tuesday January 11

"The Untold History of Haiti"

Sponsored by the City of Cambridge Employee's Committee on Diversity

Cambridge Public Library | Main Lecture Hall | 449 Broadway Street, Cambridge, MA

Event starts at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The City of Cambridge Employee's Committee on Diversity will present a panel discussion to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. Read more

"Help Rebuild Saint Rock Haiti"

Jan. 20, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Thursday January 20

"Help Rebuild Saint Rock Haiti"
St. Agatha Parish Gala Auction & 10,000 Raffle. Prizes will be drawn through the night. Only 500 tickets available. You don’t have to be present to win.

Event starts at 7 pm

Located at the Neighborhood Club, 27 Glendale Road, Quincy, MA

Cost: $100 per person includes light buffet and raffle ticket
Contact Maureen Ellis (mfellis@comacast.net) or Mary Keally (t.keally@verizon.net) for more information

RESCHEDULED "Remembering Haiti: One Year After the Earthquake"

Jan. 12, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Remembering Haiti: One Year After the Earthquake
Located at The Strand Theatre, 543 Columbia Road, Dorchester, MA
Wednesday, January 12
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This event has been RESCHEDULED for Sunday January 23rd, 2011 due to Snow Emergency

Join Mayor Menino and members of the Haitian community for:
Dance performance by Exit 18
Poetry by Sebastien, Malaika & Charlot Lucien
Music by YOFES
"When Our Brushes Shook" Haitian Earthquake Art Exhibit
For more information: Contact Kathleen Jeanty, Mayor's Office, at (617) 635-1962.

"A New Model For Haitian Education"

Jan. 7, 2011 - 7:00 pm

GEP FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER
FRIDAY, JANUARY 7
7 P.M
1555 Mass. Ave., Cambridge (Harvard Epworth United Methodist Church)

PLEASE COME AND HEAR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
DANIEL LAURENT DISCUSS A NEW MODEL FOR HAITIAN EDUCATION Read more

"When Our Brushes Shook: (Brockton City Hall)

Jan. 24, 2011 (All day)

Monday, January 24

Located at Brockton City Hall

The Haitian Artists’ Assembly of Massachusetts, in collaboration with a number of Massachusetts-based art lovers and organizations, is launching a multi-site art exhibition and sale in memory of those who lost their lives in the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, with proceeds to benefit visual artists in Jacmel, a city known for its vibrant visual art production. Proceeds will also contribute to the creation of an art center that allows Jacmel artists to show their work and to train younger artists. Read more

"When Our Brushes Shook: (Cambridge Health Alliance)

Jan. 24, 2011 (All day)

Monday, January 24
Located at Cambridge Health Alliance

The Haitian Artists’ Assembly of Massachusetts, in collaboration with a number of Massachusetts-based art lovers and organizations, is launching a multi-site art exhibition and sale in memory of those who lost their lives in the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, with proceeds to benefit visual artists in Jacmel, a city known for its vibrant visual art production. Proceeds will also contribute to the creation of an art center that allows Jacmel artists to show their work and to train younger artists. Read more

The Haitian Artists’ Assembly of Massachusetts Presents "When Our Brushes Shook: A Multi-Site Collaborative Art Exhibition in Memory of Haiti’s Earthquake Victims" and in support of the visual artists of Jacmel, Haiti

Thursday January 20
Located at the Brockton Public Library

The Haitian Artists’ Assembly of Massachusetts, in collaboration with a number of Massachusetts-based art lovers and organizations, is launching a multi-site art exhibition and sale in memory of those who lost their lives in the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, with proceeds to benefit visual artists in Jacmel, a city known for its vibrant visual art production. Proceeds will also contribute to the creation of an art center that allows Jacmel artists to show their work and to train younger artists. Read more

Haiti One Year Later: Human Rights and Development After the Earthquake

Jan. 19, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Haiti One Year Later: Human Rights and Development After the Earthquake
Who: Boston Bar Association
Sponsoring Section/Committee(s): International Public Law, Policy and Human Rights Immigration Law Section
When: January 19, 2011 at 4pm
Where: Boston Bar Association, 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA Read more

Benefit For Haiti Gala For Non Profit

Jan. 8, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Date: Saturday, January 8, 2011
Time: 7PM
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel
Street: 700 Main Street
City/Town: Stamford, Connecticut
Price: $150, Buffet, 4 Hr Open Bar, Performances Read more

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Interfaith Volunteer Service "Many Peoples, One Nation"

Jan. 17, 2011 - 11:30 am

Monday, January 17th, 2011

11:30am - 8pm
held at Brandeis University and sites across Greater Boston
Sponsored by Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries (CMM) and our partners

Registration, Lunch & Dialogue: 11:30am - 1:30pm
Service at Sites around Boston: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
(service sites will include Haiti relief, new immigrant sites, homelessness and environmental justice projects)
Dinner & Dialogue: 5:15pm - 6:15pm
King Day Celebration with Speakers Rev. Liz Walker and Rev. Dr. Gloria White Hammond, Spoken Word, and Much More: 6:30 - 8pm
INFORMATION: Read more

The After Work Series

Jan. 12, 2011 - 6:00 pm

"THE AFTER WORK SERIES"
The Non Profit Edition - Helping Haiti 1Yr later
Located at Felt Ultra Lounge, 533 Washington St. (Downtown Crossing) Boston, MA
Join Boston Professionals & Industry Leaders as we come together To HELP HAITI 1 Year later after the Earthquake.
Doors Open 6pm to 9pm-Enjoy an Energetic Mix of Live Jazz, Rock, R&B,Complimentary Appetizers (6-7pm)
Business Professional Attire is Required
$10 Suggested Donation (100% of Proceeds will go to Partners in Health Earthquake Relief Fund & The Haitian Project Inc.)
FMI Visit www.PIH.Org & www.Hatianproject.org. Read more

Boston Mothers Care presents-” Rebuilding Hope, Giving Comfort, and Loving Children-“Water for Colminy, Haiti”

Jan. 8, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Event starts at 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Located at the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center: 100 Malcom X Boulevard, Roxbury, MA, 02119

"An evening of hope and reflection"

Committee Members & Supporters: Johanne Fanfan, Fabienne Eliacin, Milly Rosario, Joanne Freeman, Inez Foster- Write Direction, Ines Palmarin- Gathering of Hearts, Kenny and Gerald Fanfan- Haitian Development Initiative, Susan Renrick- Kindred HealthCare, Muhammad Ali-Salaam, Jean Guerrier- Radio Energy , Jean-Claude Sanon, Ekran Marabou, ITT PLAG, InterContinental Boston Hotel Read more

Foreclosure Relief Seminar

Jan. 20, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Foreclosure Relief Seminar

DATE: January 20th, 2010 !
TIME : 6pm until 8pm! WHERE: Holland Community Center!
85 Olney Street !
Dorchester , MA 02121 ! ** Food will be Served**!

Are you a working family that has suffered a hardship leading to a mortgage default or foreclosure?
Do you have a stable income? Do you live in Boston or Revere?
SUN is a program run by a neighborhood non-profit. If you answered YES to all these questions, we may be able to help you keep your home!
Join US to talk about the possibility of getting your home back at a price you can afford. Read more

Technology in Humanitarian Crises

Jan. 12, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Located in room E40-196 (MIT Lincoln Laboratory) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Topics will include: ALIRT 3-D Laser Radar Participation in Haiti Relief Operations-Dr. Richard Heinrichs.

Development and Use of a Comprehensive Humanitarian Assessment Tool in Post-Earthquake Haiti-Dr. Marc Zissman, Mischa Shattuck, Amanda Schiff.

Information as Transition Enabler in Post-Earthquake/Haiti and Other HA Mission-Michael Hartnett

Lunch will be provided.

Inspiring a World of Good: Healing Haiti Through Service & Solidarity

Jan. 25, 2011 - 8:00 am

Location: TBD

Enjoy an intimate luncheon with other donors and advisors to reflect on your experience as a long-term or new donor to Haiti. What have been the successes, personal rewards and lessons learned?

Cost: $25

RSVP by January 18th and pay online at www.neidonors.org