Avera Medical Minute AMcK: Avera employees
Avera Medical Minute AMcK: Avera employees making a difference in HaitiKSFYAvera's mission is to make a positive impact in the lives sand health of person and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values. Through Avera mission trips to Haiti, their mission is reaching people thousands of miles away.
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 7:57 pm
It took 12 years and 10 attempts to arrest
Miami HeraldIt took 12 years and 10 attempts to arrest ex-Haiti rebel leader Philippe, feds sayMiami HeraldJust months after a U.S. grand jury indicted ex-Haitian rebel leader Guy Philippe on drug-trafficking charges, federal authorities attempted to trick him into accepting travel documents that would bring him to South Florida — and into the arms of the law.and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 5:19 pm
Arlington resident headed to Haiti on
Blair Enterprise PublishingArlington resident headed to Haiti on medical missionBlair Enterprise PublishingBoulton, a 2013 Arlington High School graduate and senior at Nebraska Methodist College in Omaha, will travel to Haiti on April 8 as part of the Grace4Haiti Medical Mission team. She is one of 41 team members participating in the first week of a two ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 3:07 pm
Screening of documentary on RI humanitarian
Screening of documentary on RI humanitarian aid to Haiti plannedThe Providence JournalPROVIDENCE, R.I. — When Hurricane Matthew ripped through Haiti last October, Bernard Georges felt he must help his devastated homeland, still recovering from the 2010 earthquake. The Category 4 hurricane laid waste to the remote southwestern ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 1:53 pm
In Haiti and the Dominican Republic, IFRC
In Haiti and the Dominican Republic, IFRC Secretary General highlights effective cooperation and unmet humanitarian ...International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent SocietiesPanama/Geneva, 16 March 2017 – The Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Elhadj As Sy, has concluded a six day visit to the Dominican Republic and Haiti. He praised the effective cooperation ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 1:52 pm
Haiti - ERIKA : Orange alert in Haiti, the
Thursday, after its passage of the Caribbean arc, the Tropical Storm Erika has strengthened. This morning at 5:00 Tropical Storm Erika is located at 17.7N 67.7W or 122km to the southeast of Punta Cana, 58 km southwest of Puerto Rico. It is currently moving ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:56 pm
Inaugural Chesapeake craft beer festival to
Proceeds from this suds spectacular will benefit the 216 preschool to university youngsters trying to improve their lives at Haiti's Maison Fortuné Orphanage. Begun by Haitian resident/native Lefort Jean Louis, also a Virginia Tech graduate, the facility ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:06 pm
Former Boston police officer killed in Haiti
A former Boston police officer who served the city for 33 years was shot and killed in Haiti last week, The Boston Globe reported. Yves Dambreville, 66, retired from the Boston Police Department in 2012. He spent most of his career in Mattapan, where his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:11 pm
Dedicated’ former Boston detective slain
A retired Boston police detective hailed as a pioneer in the Hub’s Caribbean community was fatally shot in Haiti on Wednesday by suspects who fled on motorcycles, leaving his grieving family grasping for answers in his mysterious murder.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:59 pm
New tensions between Haiti and Dominican
Ongoing tensions between Haiti and the Dominican Republic took on a new dimension Thursday as a Dominican truckers’ strike entered its 32nd day and frustrated Haitians blocked a road to the border, further paralyzing commerce and trade. As a result of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:07 am