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2014-08-29 23:11:31

Two Kelowna dentists from Okanagan Smiles are asking for the community’s support to raise money to ship a container filled with educational, agricultural and building supplies for a self-sustaining children’s village that will one day be home to nearly 100 Haitian orphans. Kelowna, British Columbia (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Two Kelowna dentists are putting out a call for help to raise nearly $22,000 to ship a container filled with classroom materials, clinic supplies and even two...

2014-08-26 12:26:13

"Unbreakable" reveals how earthquake amputees helped their country overcome stigmas and prejudice NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- documentary about hope and healing in the midst of the horrific aftermath of Haiti's 2010 earthquake will be a featured presentation at the Portland Film Festival on Saturday, Aug. 30, at 2:30 p.m. at Cinema 21 (616 NW 21st Ave.). "Unbreakable: A Story of Hope and Healing in Haiti" tells the amazing story of children who not...

2014-08-12 08:31:22

- 23 medical professionals from George Washington University School of Nursing and Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital to participate in second medical mission to Northern Haiti, in collaboration Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) member Sae-A Trading CARACOL, Haiti, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sae-A Trading Co., Ltd (Sae-A), a leading global apparel manufacturer and exporter, is sponsoring its second team of medical professionals to travel to Haiti to provide a...

2014-08-04 12:34:17

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Latin America - Broadband and Internet Market http://www.reportbuyer.com/telecoms/broadband/latin_america_broadband_internet_market.html Investments in mobile networks boost broadband connectivity across the region Fixed broadband penetration in the LAC region remains below the global average, and significantly so by comparison to some East Asian countries, as well as to European and North...

2014-07-28 08:22:27

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines will launch new daily service between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Cap-Haitien, Haiti (CAP), adding a new international destination to the airline's growing global network. Customers can now book travel on the new route for travel beginning Oct. 2, 2014, subject to government approval. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO "We have proudly served Haiti for more than 40 years and believe...

2014-07-22 12:35:11

NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Haitian Education and Leadership Program (HELP) announces today that it has secured valuable internship placements with international business group, the Libra Group, under a new partnership for high-achieving Haitian university students. These internships provide promising students with the professional growth opportunity they deserve as a critical step in creating a community of empowered young professionals and leaders with the...

2014-07-15 23:01:06

Sport Court® provided all surfaces for the new International Olympic Committee (“IOC”) Sports for Hope training facility in the Republic of Haiti that was unveiled today in Croix des Bouquets. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Sport Court® provided all surfaces for the new International Olympic Committee (“IOC”) Sports for Hope training facility in the Republic of Haiti that was unveiled today in Croix des Bouquets. The new facility that broke ground in 2012,...

2014-06-27 23:10:53

Unicast, Inc, a globally recognized designer and distributor of innovative wear parts for the cement, mining, and aggregate industries marks its 20th anniversary with the launch of Unicast Builds, a giveback program dedicated to the construction of concrete housing in the Philippines and Haiti. Unicast Builds sponsors the Canadian organization Chalice through fundraising efforts. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 In celebration of the company’s twentieth anniversary, Unicast, Inc...

2014-06-24 23:02:34

Dr. Cindy Flanagan, DDS is set to join fellow members of the Chapelwoods United Methodist Church on a mission trip to Haiti where she will provide much needed dental services. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Dr. Cindy Flanagan, DDS is pleased to announce she will be joining the Chapelwoods United Methodist Church during their trip to Haiti on July 9-17, 2014. The group will be doing mission work in conjunction with Haitian Methodist Church and Haitian Artisans for Peace International...

2014-06-10 23:11:26

Indiana film director Luke Renner found himself struggling with the triggers, depression and isolation of psychological trauma after experiencing the 2010 Haiti earthquake. Through a friend's suggestion he decided to use his own art of film making to find healing for himself and those like him who suffer from the effects of trauma. Pendleton, IN (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 June is National PTSD Awareness month, and Hoosier film director Luke Renner has launched a Kickstarter funding...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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