Tag archive for ‘Haiti’
By Online Staff D On Monday, August 16th, 2021

Rotary Organizes to Provide Relief to Earthquake Stricken Haiti

Boca Raton, FL – A group of well experienced Disaster Relief Rotarians have once again come together to organize relief supplies, medical assistance, shelter and other necessary commodities for people More...

By Online News On Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

Oceans apart but sill united: Celebrating Haitian Heritage and Asian American month

May is Haitian Heritage month but the month also shares its spotlight with Asian American and Pacific Islander month. It is a time carefully picked out on a calendar to celebrate and treasure these cultures. It More...

By Online News On Monday, August 26th, 2019

Tropical Storm Dorian is Powering Toward Caribbean

Previous mention of tropical storm Dorian painted an unsure image however recently, Dorian has continued to strengthen and develop. As of last night, August 25, tropical storm Dorian has strengthened by 10 mph More...

By Online Staff D On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Food For The Poor’s Building Hope Gala

Building Hope Gala Answers Call to Help Poor Families in Haiti Shaggy and Rebecca Packer Burrell Honored as Ambassadors For The Poor Boca Raton, FL  – Destitute families in Ti Maché, Haiti, are closer to More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, May 24th, 2013

A Historic Moment in the All-America City

By Stephanie Neeley DELRAY BEACH – In a landmark moment, the Haitian flag joined Florida’s state flag at City Hall Saturday to honor the Caribbean island’s Independence Day. About 200 people – many draped More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, February 12th, 2010

Searchers find body of a second missing Lynn University student

By Dale M. King Officials at Boca Raton’s Lynn University have confirmed that the U.S. Department of State has notified the family of Christine Gianacaci that her body has been recovered from an earthquake-wrecked More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, February 11th, 2010

One of Lynn students missing in Haiti found dead, report says

By Dale M. King BOCA RATON – Officials at Lynn University in Boca Raton have received word that the U.S. Department of State has confirmed the death of one of four Lynn students missing in earthquake-torn Haiti. The More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

FAU film series raises funds for earthquake-stricken Haiti

BOCA RATON — The department of languages, linguistics, and comparative literature in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters is hosting a film series to aid the victims More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Search continues for Lynn students, faculty lost in Haiti

BOCA RATON – Despite grim, daily reports that four Lynn University students and two members of the faculty are still missing in earthquake-torn Haiti, families of the six families hold on to hope that they More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, January 21st, 2010

FAU collecting aid for Haiti on all campuses

Written by: Staff Writers Boca Raton-based Florida Atlantic University has hooked up with several area assistance agencies to help provide aid and relief to the survivors of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. “In More...