One Day Symposium: Haiti Investment & Education
Saturday, July 28, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The National Association of Haitian Professionals (NAHP) has partnered with the Joseph Denis Thomas Foundation (JDT Foundation) and New Jersey Haitian Student Association (NJHSA) Alumni to host a one-day symposium entitled "Haiti Investment and Education" on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Newark Museum (Billy Johnson Auditorium) in New Jersey from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. The event is free to the public
Over 200 professionals from the tri-state area and abroad, who represent leaders in their industries, are expected to attend the conference and discuss the challenges and opportunities that exist in the redevelopment of Haiti.
To read the press release, click here "Press Release - Haiti Investment & Education"
Founder & Executive Director, Haiti Education & Leadership Program (HELP)
Diaspora & Investment Outreach Manager, Pan American Development Foundation
Dr. Francois Pierre-Louis, PhD
Associate Professor of Political Science, City University of New York
Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce, Haiti
For more information, contact the NAHP at:
National Association of Haitian Professionals, Inc.
PO BOX 7075
West Orange, NJ 07052
To Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Toll Free Number: 1-877-627-6247
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National Association of Haitian Professionals (NAHP)
Founded in 2011, the National Association of Haitian Professionals (NAHP) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization established by diverse group of forward-thinking industry experts, youth leaders, faculty, public and nonprofit sector professionals from Haiti and its global diaspora. NAHP is focused on connecting a global community of peers with career advancement resources as well as fostering transformative relationships between NAHP members and committed stakeholders to rebuild Haiti through philanthropy and social entrepreneurship.
To be the leading networking organization for professionals and students interested in career advancement and leveraging the transformative power of collective action to create solid partnerships that use advocacy, catalytic philanthropy and social entrepreneurship to promote inclusive, effective and lasting socio-economic progress in Haiti.
NAHP seeks to be a reliable central gathering point for networking between students and professionals of Haitian descent who are interested in career advancement strategies and opportunities. NAHP also prides itself on its focus on fostering the diaspora’s engagement in advocacy efforts, philanthropic and social entrepreneurship projects directly tied to promoting sustained social and economic success in Haiti.
Our objective is to generate increased access to capital for Haitian businesses, raise the number of low-income students of Haitian descent that graduate from college and expand civic participation and leadership in our communities.
How do we do this? Through annual conferences, interactive workshops, seminars and panel discussions that help professionals and students successfully navigate their field. NAHP also enlists expert speakers from around the world to impart their knowledge with NAHP members and stakeholders about various topics, including: public health, education, agriculture, trade, tourism and professional development.
Contact NAHP at: Email: info(at)nahpusa.org
NAHP main website: www.nahpusa.org
NAHP Conference website: www.nahpconference.org
NAHP is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All contributions are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.