Mentoring/Internships

Mentoring/Internships

HALO’s main focus is education, particularly, that of the youth. In our efforts to remain a constant and supportive force in the education of our students we have many of our members involved in mentoring various students. Executive Director, Beatrice Cazeau mentors students from the Law Academy of Miami Edison

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Jackson Health System…HALO Haiti Day

Haiti Day is a celebration of the achievements and contribution of Haitians and individuals of Haitian descent who have contributed to the success of the largest health care system in South Florida, Jackson Health System (JHS). It is an acknowledgement of the outstanding care that JHS has provided, and continues

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Fundraising

A great deal of funds is needed in order to continue carrying out many of the projects supported or sponsored by HALO Fundraiser events are an important aspect of the organization as well. Our annual gala is our biggest fundraiser event of the year. We are looking to have more

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Essay Contest with a $1000 First Prize

HALO holds an annual essay competition for qualifying high school students. Qualifying criteria include a minimum 3.5 grade point average. A $1000 first place prize, a $500 second place prize, and a $300 third place prize are awarded for the top three essays during the convention. In addition to their

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Education Program Fund

Our Education Program Fund supports school-related activities as well as individual students or a group of students who wish to participate in qualified educational projects. HALO has co-sponsored the Summer Math Program at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts for two female ninth grade students from Miami Edison Senior High School;

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Community Health Fairs

HALO is a strong supporter of the Haitian American Nurses Association’s health fairs. We participate in many of these community health fairs, providing information on prostate health and prostate cancer.

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Career Day Fairs

Annually various members of HALO serve as speakers or participants in various career day fairs in both Broward and Dade counties’ school systems. These events are very rewarding for our members as they offer them not only an opportunity to directly speak to the students about the particulars of a

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Breakfast with Santa Toy Drive with Le Chic Events

Breakfast with Santa by Le Chic Events is co-sponsored by HALO. Last December, more than two hundred children from needy homes were invited to a scrumptious breakfast with Santa Claus and treated to free toys. The toys are donated by Le Chic Events staff, HALO members, and Macy’s. It is

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Back To School Health Fairs

HALO is proud to participate in many community-based back to school health fairs. Past events have included Representative Yolly Roberson’s annual Back to School Wellness Fair as well as the City of North Miami Community Back to School Health and Education Fair. Hundreds of free school supplies are distributed by

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Annual Gala

HALO’s main cultural event is our annual Gala which is an opportunity for members and guests to let their hair down. Our Gala is a celebration of the Haitian Culture and always carries a theme of that culture. It will take place in Saturday, May 22nd. It includes art exhibits

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