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  1. Former Briarcliff Resident Visits Haiti To Run Nine Marathons In Nine DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Josh Elkes is one of seven people traveling to Haiti from Feb. 21 to March 1 and running 230 miles in nine days to raise money for Team Tassy. It is an organization that works to prepare and place the poor in Haiti into good, dignified jobs so they can pull themselves out of poverty.

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  2. Graham women create 5K to honor Bill SpiveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Graham Leader

    ... 5K turned out to be easy. A few years ago, Epperson volunteered at the Hands and Feet Project, an orphanage in Jacmel, Haiti. In Haiti, more than 500,000 children are orphaned, one in five won't live to see their fifth birthday and most schooling is ...

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  3. 'Run Across Haiti' Runners Span 230 Miles in Nine Days to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | PRWeb

    "Run Across Haiti" Runners Span 230 Miles in Nine Days to Raise Money to Eliminate Poverty through Good, Dignified Jobs, February 21 - March 1 On 5th Anniversary of Earthquake, Seven People to Run the Entire Length of Haiti to Raise $75,000 for Team Tassy On the 5th anniversary of the devastating earthquake, Ian Rosenberger, founder of nonprofit Team Tassy, will embark on a 230-mile "Run Across Haiti." From February 21 - March 1, seven participants will run the equivalent of nearly nine marathons in nine days in an effort to raise $75,000 for Team Tassy, who works to prepare and place the poor in Haiti into good, dignified jobs so they can pull themselves out of poverty.

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  4. St. John students win fifth consecutive MI Future City CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | C & G Newspapers

    For the fifth consecutive year, the team took first place in the Engineering Society of Detroit's Michigan Regional Future City Competition, and also won the Best Engineered Project Award and was named the "Most Sustainable Food Production System." St. John has won the Michigan Regional Championship 10 times, finished in the Top 10 National seven times and participated in the Top 5 National five times, including winning the 2014 national competition.

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  5. WSDG-Designed Apj Audio School Furthers Haitian RevivalRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Digital Pro Sound

    Some people might say the last thing Haiti needs is a professional recording school, but those naysayers would be way off track. The malevolent hurricane that devastated the troubled island in September 2008 was followed in 2010 by a cataclysmic earthquake.

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  6. Haiti organizes carnival amid continued political tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... keep Caribbean News Now fully independent. Please chip in to help support our work this year. By Joe Colas JACMEL, Haiti (HCNN) -- Haitian authorities organized on Sunday, in the southern town of Jacmel, carnival festivities amid intense political ...

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  7. Spencer Sacred Heart students help orphans learn EnglishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    The love of serving others took root at Sacred Heart School as students participated in activities designed to help orphans of Haiti learn English.

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  8. New administrator brings life experience, passion to CUSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Claremont Courier

    ... top-notch education to every student. cs, that of the high-risk student and of the high-achieving one. Born in Jacmel, Haiti, she immigrated to the United States as a kindergartner. She was one of four kids who landed with their mother at JFK ...

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  9. RumRunners show supports St. Mary mission to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Milford Mirror

    The St. Mary Parish Twinning Committee is set to send its medical mission team to Marbial Haiti on Feb. 28, the fifth time the group will travel to its sister parish, Ste. Therese.

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  10. Seeking lasting solutions for earthquake-ravaged nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Easley Progress

    A "vision team" from Southern Wesleyan University and the Greenville-based organization Build and Bridge visited Haiti to assess the needs of the island nation and work towards creating sustainable economic opportunities. Pictured is a street at Port-au-Prince.

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  11. Haiti earthquake five years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | CNN

    Children surf on the beaches of Jacmel, the province worst hit by the Haiti earthquake in January 2010. Photographer Marco Gualazzini recently visited the country to see how far it has come since the disaster.

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  12. 'Everything collapsed': A pilot's reflections on Canada's Haiti mission five years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | National Post

    ... of government, order. It was the lowest I've ever seen. The line to see medical assistance at a tent city near Jacmel, Haiti after the quake. http://t.co/4mWClDsv9Z A. I'm no scholar. I don't profess to be. I'm just a pilot. I know that certainly we ...

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  13. Crossroads: 5 years after the earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | CNN

    Children surf on the beaches of Jacmel, the province worst hit by the Haiti earthquake in January 2010. Photographer Marco Gualazzini recently visited the country to see how far it has come since the disaster.

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  14. Haiti's healing far from finished 5 years after deadly earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | CBC News

    The rubble of houses damaged by the Jan. 12, 2010, earthquake and subsequently razed by bulldozers in downtown of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, continues today. Haiti officially marks the five-year anniversary of the earthquake today with a ceremony at the site of the mass graves near Port au Prince, where the bodies of so many of the 230,000 killed by the 2010 disaster were unceremoniously dumped.

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  15. Five years after the quake: Haiti at a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | CNN

    Children surf on the beaches of Jacmel, the province worst hit by the Haiti earthquake in January 2010. Photographer Marco Gualazzini recently visited the country to see how far it has come since the disaster.

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  16. Canada Still Works On Rebuilding Haiti Five Years After DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | International Business Times

    Jan. 12 is the fifth anniversary of the earthquake which rattled Haiti. Some of the Canadians have still not recovered from the effects of the disaster.

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  17. Red Cross building hospital in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | CTV

    It has been five years since Haiti was ravaged after a massive earthquake. In the days after the disaster, the country received an outpouring of help and money, including millions from Canada.

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  18. Get on with elections, Canada urges Haiti, still struggling from 2010 earthquakeRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    Canada urged the Haitian government on Thursday to call elections soon, as the Caribbean nation teetered yet again on the brink of collapse. But while Haiti tries to resolve a mounting political crisis, Canadian officials say aid money will continue to flow to help rebuild a nation still struggling with the devastation of a deadly earthquake five years ago.

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  19. Commentary: The regional peculiarities in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jean H Charles Haiti is blessed with the fact that from one region to the other there is no fight or animosity between the citizens of one region for the citizens of another region. I have even read recently in one billboard in the southern part of Haiti: "The south has chosen someone from the north for the next president of Haiti".

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  20. Halton Hills business team with local non-profits to provide aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... in Haiti since 2006, connected with Pazapa, a Canadian-founded school for children with special needs in Jacmel, Haiti, and will be delivering the sports gift early in 2015. Bergsma also received a supply of donated protective medical wear, which ... 2 comments