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This piece was written by Le Flambeau Foundation Scholar Ruchama who recently completed her third semester of college in the U.S. and recently launched her fourth. She is an alumna of THE SPARK of Le Flambeau program. Ruchama is carrying a double major in Accounting and Music. Congratulations! I just completed my third semester and Read more
We honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – his dream and his spirit live on. Le Flambeau Foundation passes it forward. To read the I Have a Dream speech (click here) To see and hear the I Have a Dream speech (click here) Freedom rings!
Haitian Youth Illuminated In ‘Sea Light’ Our #1 pick for 2013 Book of the Year is CLAIRE OF THE SEA LIGHT by Edwidge Danticat. Author Edwidge Danticat is an honorary member of THE SPARK of Le Flambeau, a Le Flambeau Foundation Haiti/US college preparatory program now in its sixth year. Edwidge Danticat did a reading and discussion Read more
Haitians all over the world make Soup Joumou every New Year’s Day (January 1st) to celebrate the independence of Haiti on January 1st, 1804. Soup Joumou is a celebratory meal consumed together with family and friends in the spirit of overcoming incredible challenges, achieving success, and enjoying the positive offerings ahead. Soup Joumou is a Read more
We are pleased to announce the winners of THE SPARK of Le Flambeau program, for the fall semester 2013. THE SPARK of Le Flambeau language exchange program, now in its fifth year, aims to improve fluency in reading and writing for students in Haiti and in the U.S. while fostering the exchange of culture, new Read more
This piece was written by Le Flambeau Foundation Scholar Danice who recently completed his first semester of college in the U.S. (arrived August 2013) and is preparing to launch his second semester. Danice is majoring in Agronomy. Congratulations! This is the taste; it dictates how to eat the food! One step forward; I am stronger Read more
December 10th is Human Rights Day. A topic that is top of mind and heart as we read the news and experience shared realities around the world. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was the result of having experienced the atrocities of the Second World War and vowing to never again have this happen. Haiti Read more
We completed our 12th THE SPARK of Le Flambeau class!…headed into our fifth year. Congratulations to students in Haiti and the U.S. for the impressive performance. Winners will soon be announced. We note that Being THE SPARK of Le Flambeau comes in many forms… With THE SPARK of Le Flambeau program the top performers in both Read more
We have much to be thankful for… A meal at the table almost every day (a few rough spots) A Scholar launched her 2nd year of college A new Scholar entered his first year of college in August Le Flambeau Laptop Clubs added – LHCC, North Miami, Jacmel THE SPARK of Le Flambeau program running Read more