• November 9, 2019: Haitian American Changemakers & Ones to Watch Recognition Ceremony & Reception Diner

  • November 6, 2019: Save The Date: Discussion & Reception With Karine Jean-Pierre

  • February 5, 2019: Haitian History is Black History

    Haitian History is Black History
  • January 24, 2018: Haitian Independence Awards & Reception

    Haitian Independence
  • 2017: Haitian American Changemakers & Ones to Watch Recognition Ceremony & Reception Diner

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

    The New Age of Tech Innovators

    July 12 6-8:30pm

    Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
    120 East 125th Street New York NY

    Kedma Pognon Brown
    Senior Vice President, 
    Operations and Project Management, Zenith; and Board Chair, Digital Diversity Network

    Patricia Cesaire
    Principal Solutions Consultant

    Price-Mars Delly

    Richard Nellhaus
    Engineering Leadership Recruiter, Facebook; 
    and Co-Founder, BlackTech Meetup

    Special Guest
    Clayton Banks
    CEO & Co-Founder
    Silicon Harlem

    Space is limited. RSVP required: 

  • January 24, 2017: Kreyol Connection Haitian Independence Reception

  • January 28, 2016: Kreyol Connection Networking Reception

  • June 18, 2015: Kreyol Connection Private Cocktail Reception

  • March 21, 2015: The 3rd Annual 1804 List Recognition Ceremony and 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.
  • 2015: Haitian American Changemakers & Ones to Watch Recognition Ceremony & Reception Diner

  • January 2014: Haitian Independence Awards & Reception

  • 2014: Haitian American Changemakers & Ones to Watch Recognition Ceremony & Reception Diner

  • 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



    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)

    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.
  • December 12, 2013 - Kreyol Connection: The After Work Party

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  • 2012: Haitian American Changemakers & Ones to Watch Recognition Ceremony & Reception Diner

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Haitian Dialogue Series: Haiti's Forgotten | October 1, 2013

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