Posts Tagged ‘Haiti’

Money Raised for Haiti

Written by Helaina Hovitz on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown

Last Wednesday the Edeyo Foundation co-founders Unik Ernest and Michael Pradieu welcomed over 300 supporters to the 6th Annual Edeyo Gives Hope Ball presented by NIKE, at Highline Ballroom. The gala, hosted by Stephen Baldwin, raised over $200,000 for the organization that helps educate children in Haiti by rebuilding schools and providing students with a [&hellip
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Artful Fundraiser

Written by admin on . Posted in Arts & Film

During the summer of 2007, Upper West Sider Omri Bloch returned from the second of two six-month trips around the world. His itinerary included developing countries like Cambodia, Malawi and Zambia, an experience he said was both interesting and moving. That fall, he combined lessons from his travels with a budding interest in photography to [&hellip
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Voices From Haiti

Written by admin on . Posted in Blog

The Haitian Times, a community newspaper based in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn, has been on the ground covering the earthquake in Haiti for several days now. As fellow members of the New York Press Association, Our Town and West Side Spirit are posting some of the work that Haitian Times publisher Garry Pierre-Pierre and colleagues [&hellip
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