• July 12, 2017: Haiti Dialogue Series | New Age of Tech Innovators

  • January 24, 2017: Kreyol Connection Haitian Independence Reception

  • January 28, 2016: Kreyol Connection Networking Reception

  • September 29, 2015: The Haitian Roundtable's Board of Directors met with leaders of the Digicel Foundation

    The September 29 meeting brought together the leadership of the Digicel Foundation, non-profit arm of Haiti's largest mobile service provider, with members of HRT's board of directors and stakeholders from the Haitian-American community. The purpose of the meeting was to learn more about Digicel's philanthropic efforts to expand educational opportunity for school age children in Haiti, provide technical assistance to Haitian teachers and construct new schools.
  • June 18, 2015: Kreyol Connection Private Cocktail Reception

  • March 21, 2015: The 3rd Annual 1804 List Recognition Ceremony and Reception

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  • December 11, 2014: Haiti Dialogue Series: Spotlight on Film

    On Dec. 11, several filmmakers participated in a discussion as part of the Haiti Dialogue Series: Spotlight on Film event sponsored by The Haitian Roundtable.

    Here are clips from their films:
    Boomerang - Warrington Hudlin
    In the Eye of the Spiral - Raynald Leconte
    Stones in the Sun - Patricia Benoit
    Blackout - Jerry LaMothe
    American Promise - Michelle Stephenson

    The Haitian Roundtable Presents

    Haiti Dialogue Series: Spotlight on Film

    THURSDAY

    12.11.14

    6PM - 8:30PM

    Venue: Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Lecture Hall 2
    231 W. 124th Street, New York, NY
    (between Frederick Douglass and Adam Clayton Powell Boulevards)

    ADMISSION IS FREE
    Join us for a panel discussion featuring award-winning filmmakers of Haitian descent including:

    Patricia Benoit

    Writer and Director, Stones in the Sun (2012)* starring Edwidge Danticat, Michele Marcelin, Diana Masi, Thierry Saintine, Patricia Rhinvil, James Noel, and Carlo Mitton. The film premiered at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival where it won the Special Jury Prize for Best Narrative Director.
    Jerry LaMothe
    Writer, director and producer of feature films Amour Infinity (2000) and Blackout (2007). Blackout premiered and was an official selection at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival and stars Jeffrey Wright, Zoe Saldana, Michael B. Jordan, LaTanya Richardson, Jamie Hector and Melvin Van Peebles. His short film The Tombs (2012) enjoyed a successful run in over 20 film festivals stateside and abroad.
    Raynald Leconte

    Producer, Executive Producer and Co-Director, In the Eye of the Spiral (2014) which just won Best Feature Documentary at the Big Apple Film Festival. The documentary captures the cultural and creative resilience of the Caribbean through the eyes of Haiti's most prominent artists.
    Michèle Stephenson

    Co-Director, American Promise (2013), winner of the 2013 Sundance U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Achievement in Film making. The film shines a light on the persistent academic achievement gap facing African-American boys across the country regardless of socioeconomic background.

    * Don't miss the NYC opening of Stones in the Sun at the Quad Cinema from November 21 to 27, 2014. For more details go to Stones in the Sun.
  • January 2014: Haitian Independence Awards & Reception

    More info to come.
  • December 12, 2013 - Kreyol Connection: The After Work Party

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Events Photo Gallery

HRT has hosted or co-organized over 20 events in four years of operation as an organization dedicated to civic engagement, celebrating Haitian culture and achievements in the community, as it promotes Haiti as a positive brand. These photos from past events include memories from: Public Advocate Forum, Macy's Hearts for Haiti, Dad Camp hosted by Dr. Jeff Gardere, Haiti Dialogue Series’, Kreyol Connection and more.


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Past Events

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