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Haitian Diaspora Million Dollar Challenge

Haitian Diaspora Million Dollar Challenge

Color of Hope .org challenges the Haitian Diaspora to raise million dollars in 22 months.

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IRS form 1040

IRS form 1040

Form 1040 is single most important IRS Federal income tax form.

Lots of Haitians in the US Diaspora talk about "Ti Kob Income Tax La." It's like Christmas in April.

More info about income taxes visit:
TaxRecipes.com

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Wyclef Jean NAACP Award For Haiti Fundraising

Wyclef Jean NAACP Award For Haiti Fundraising

WYCLEF JEAN's tireless fundraising efforts for earthquake-stricken Haiti has earned him a top honour from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

Wiclef Jean will be presented with the accolade at the 41st NAACP Image Awards in Los Angeles on Friday (26 Feb 2010)

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TPS For Haitians

TPS For Haitians

Many Haitians nationals have had Temporary protected status (TPS) in the United States since 1990. With TPS, Haitians are allowed to live and work in the United States fo a limited time.

What is Temporary Protected Status?

Temporary protected status (best known by Haitians as "TPS") is a temporary status given to eligible nationals of designated countries who are present in the United States.

Read more about TPS at wikipedia.org

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Super Bowl 44 - Pierre Garcon Represents Haiti

Super Bowl 44 - Pierre Garcon Represents Haiti

Haiti will be represented in Super Bowl XLIV in Miami Florida by Haitian Indianapolis Colts Wide Receiver Pierre Garcon

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Andre Birotte Jr, Haitian-American Inspector General of the LAPD

Andre Birotte Jr, Haitian-American Inspector General of the LAPD

Here is a photo of Andre Birotte Jr., the Haitian American Inspector General of the LAPD.

On December 24, 2009, during a news conference in Los Angeles, US President Barack Obama nominated Haitian-American Andre Birotte Jr. to become the next U.S. attorney for the Central District of California.

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Halloween - Best Pumpkin Carving

Halloween - Best Pumpkin Carving

Best Halloween Pumpkin Carving Ever.

This is the coolest pumpkin carving I have ever seen for Halloween.

Haitians in the Diaspora go out with their children on Halloween to trick or treat.

I've had my fair share of candy growing up in Spring Valley NY :)

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Tonton Nord - Haitian Music Festival, West Palm beach FL

Tonton Nord - Haitian Music Festival, West Palm beach FL

Here is a picture of Haitian comedian Johnny 'Tonton Nord' Fleurinord dancing on stage at the Haitian Roots Connection Music Festival in West Palm Beach FL

In the background, Koudjay, a Haitian Racine Music band, performing.

The event that took place on Saturday, June 17th, 2006, at The Meyer Amphitheater, a multipurpose facility, located in Down Town West Palm Beach Florida.

See all the photos here:

West Palm Beach Music Festival
konpafestival.com

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Map Of The Louisiana Purchase

Map Of  The Louisiana Purchase

Did you know? The louisiana Purchase is a directly linked to the Haitan Revolution of 1803.

Here is a map of all the states and provinces included in the Louisana purchase. It is more than just Louisiana.

Read this article:

The Louisiana Purchase, Product of The Haitian Revolution
http://www.haitianinternet.com/articles.php/469

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black friday

black friday

Lots of Haitians in the Diaspora take advantage of Black friday to shop for the holidays at great discount prices.

look at the list of black friday ads and black friday deals go to
blackfriday-etc.com

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