Updated October 16, 2021, Le Flambeau Foundation, Inc. Le Flambeau Foundation will be launching THE SPARK of Le Flambeau Fall session for the twelfth year. The THE SPARK of LF is an online language exchange program focused on extending educational opportunities to bright youth (27 yrs or younger) in and from Haiti, with English language … Read more
September 11th is the birthday of Sénateur Emile Saint-Lôt. The Le Flambeau Foundation exists because of the exceptional passion, hard work, vision, perseverance and tremendous leadership of two fathers – Sénateur Emile Saint-Lôt and Dr. Luc L. Colas. Interestingly one influenced the other. Sénateur Emile Saint-Lôt was a founding father of Le Flambeau Foundation. His invaluable contributions to the history of Haiti, … Read more
ABC News, By Hyeyoon (Alyssa) Choi, July 24, 2021 To read the full article click here.
CNN, Fareed Zakaria, GPS Fareed takes a look at the history that led Haiti to become the Western hemisphere’s poorest country in spite of its huge natural wealth. To view video report click here.
Le Flambeau Foundation, Inc., July 2021 We recently announced the runner-ups and the winner of the 2021 Spring session of THE SPARK of Le Flambeau. Let’s learn a little more about our grand winner Naïsha C. Guillaume. After graduating from a three-year bilingual university, Naïsha currently works as an administrative assistant in her home town of … Read more
WBEZChicago, By Becky Vevea, Friday, June 25, 2021 Chicago’s iconic roadway along Lake Michigan will now be called Jean Baptiste Point DuSable Lake Shore Drive. To read the full article click here.
USA TODAY, by Grace Hauck, June 25, 2021 To read the rest of the article (click here).
Happy Haitian Flag Day / Fête du drapeau. May 18, 2021 will be the 2018th year of this celebration. A little background…(Encylopedia2) Haitian Flag Day is observed on May 18 in Haiti and in a number of U.S. cities with large populations of Haitian Americans. Many Africans of the diaspora, regardless of their ancestry, also … Read more
April 22, 2021, Le Flambeau Foundation, Inc. Congratulations to the final winners of THE SPARK of LF Spring 2021 session! We had a great six weeks. Class participants contributed to the selection of category winners. Our English grader incorporated class voting feedback into making the final decisions. The grand winner will receive the TOEFL test … Read more
April 14, 2021, Le Flambeau Foundation, Inc. Congratulations to the week-#5 winner of THE SPARK of LF Spring 2021 session! This was the last week for this session. In the words of our English Grader Miss Bijou… “For this week’s topic I was torn between several responses as they were all thoughtful and exceptionally convincing. … Read more