Monday, February 20, 2017

This Week's  Events & Happenings!

Ketia Pierre

Katia M. Philippeaux
Haitian American Leadership Organization

Elberg M Gelin

Leonie Hermantin
Hermantin Consulting LLC.

HACCOF - Annual Meeting
Thursday, March 16, 2017

HAITI Business Summit
June 8-10, 2017

A CATALYST for Change....
February Meet & Greet
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HACDC Community 
Development Program  
On February 3rd, 2017 the Haitian American Community Development Corporation (HACDC) celebrated the completion of this 3 bedroom/ 2bath home located at 325 NW 127th Street, North Miami, Florida.
This new-construction home, developed by HACDC is being purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Auster Jean Bertrand and Mirlaine Delva.  As participants in HACDC first-time homeowner program they and their four children will soon be taking ownership of this beautiful home for $245,000!
The development of this home and the homebuyer services provided by HACDC are key strategies used by HACDC to see increased housing affordability for its clients, and a key strategy used to create wealth and asset building in the communities it serves.

From left to right: Valentia Lamothe, Housing Service Manager, HACDC, Mr. and Mrs. Auster Jean Bertrand and Mirlaine Delva, homebuyers, and Gina Jean, Intake Specialist, HACDC.

HACDC Staff from left to right: Sam Diller, Executive Director, Gina Jean, Intake Specialist, Schiller Ambroise Program Associates, Pastor Jacques St-Louis, Housing & Community Outreach Manager, William Wilcox, Director of Finance & Operations. 

The team behind this project from left to right: Valentia Lamothe, Housing Service Manager, HACDC, Krisanne Byrem, Assistant to the CEO, NLP, Syreeta Pinckney Home Inspector, City of North Miami, and Robin Holley, Senior CRA Affordable Housing Specialist, Florida Community Bank.

As of 02-15-2017 


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Congratulations  to our very own "Delle Joseph" (HACCOF Board Member) on being recognized as one of the top professionals in Banking with the   "CEO WOW! Leadership Award & Florida Commercial Banker of Year" for 2016 by TD Bank as part of the Bank's Annual WOW Awards!, which was held on February 6th, 2016.

Besides being this year's recipient of the CEO WOW! Leadership Award, Delle is a past recipient of the Bank's "Vision In Action" Award, which recognizes the top 1% of the TD's employee base worldwide for their legendary business performance and commitment to the community.  TD Bank is a top 10 Bank in the US and North America.

Congrats, Delle!

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2016 - End of Year

OIC of South Florida - JOB & VENDOR FAIR
Saturday, February 25, 2017 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Immigration & Criminal Defense Law Firm
Lody Jean, Esq., Attorney at Law
Email: | Ph: 305.851.6270

Immigration defense firm specializing in criminal deportation. 

Immigration laws are rapidly changing and clients need to be advised on deportation consequences prior to accepting any plea offered by the government or the Court. Lody Jean can help you structure a plea that fully informs the client of the immigration ramifications and consequences. Lody Jean can also represent you before the Immigration Court and file your immigration applications. 

Meet & Greet Mixer: Celebrating Black History Month
Special Guest: Senator Daphne Campbell

Annual FANM Gala 
March 11, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Toast to Haiti   | Friday, March 17th, 2017
Hosted by: KAKO

Haitian Lawyers Association 
Annual Scholarship Gala |  March 18, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: MAY 13th, 2017