NOV 4th — Save the Date for a Heart-To-Heart Conversation about Cultural Identity and Acculturation

  Please join us on for a heart-to-heart conversation about cultural identity  and acculturation led by Haitian-born author and 2017 National Book Award Finalist, Young People’s Literature,  Ibi Zoboi. The discussion will center around Ms. Zoboi’s acclaimed novel, American Street. *This free event will be of interest to adults and youth  (13 years old and …

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2017 Hurricane Relief Fundraiser event – viewing of “The Skeleton Crew” by the award-winning playwright, Dominique Morisseau.

Haitian Network Group of Detroit would like to invite you to the viewing of Skeleton Crew  by the award-winning playwright, Dominique Morisseau. In 2016, Ms. Morisseau wowed us with Detroit ’67, this year will be no different. It’s not every day that you get to see on stage the work of a Haitian-American playwright who …

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Thank You to all HNGD Sponsors

Thank you for contributing to the success of the 2017 Bèl Bagay Lakay Festival

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Report on 2017 Bèl Bagay Lakay Haitian Art & Craft Festival

Thank you all who participated in the success of Bèl Bagay Lakay Arts & Crafts Festival. Meet the winner of our festival raffle:   Claude Jacobs   See pictures printed in the local paper of Farmington Press 8/2/2017 visit http://www.candgnews.com/gallery/more/2481   Visit our website gallery and HNGD Facebook page for more pictures      

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Read Our Latest Edition of HNGD’s Newsletter

Click to view our latest edition of  Zanmi Detroit – July 2017 – Volume 9, No.1  or Enjoy browsing through the pages online below:

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Meet the artists featured during the 2017 Bel Bagay Lakay Craft fair

 Ancestral Memory, Struggle, and Vision in Haitian Art Anthropology studies humans in all time and all places. It focuses upon human action, thought, and behavior; that is what is termed “culture.” Art is culture. Haitian art is born out of culture. It is up to us to decode the message wrapped in the systems of …

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Join Parade to Help Spread the News About Upcoming Bèl Bagay Lakay Festival

HNGD is looking for some diehard supporters to help spread the news about the upcoming Bèl Bagay Lakay Festival. Please, join us on Saturday July 22 to walk as a group in the Farmington Founders Festival Parade. This is the best way to let the citizens of that area know that there is a Haitian …

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Mark Your Calendar: July 29 and 30, 2017 – Bèl Bagay Lakay Haitian Art & Craft Festival

The long awaited encore presentation of Bèl Bagay Lakay Haitian Art & Craft Festival  will take place on July 29 and 30, 2017 in downtown Farmington’s Riley Park and Sundquist Pavilion. This activity is supported by the Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs Minigrant Program, administered by CultureSource. Bèl Bagay Lakay (Beautiful Things from Home …

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Reports on Relief Effort for the victims of Hurricane Matthew

Our goal: “Proceed from the relief effort will go to families that are impacted by the hurricane in both Jérémie and Les Cayes. A portion of the donations will be earmarked for the restoration of severely damaged communal infrastructures.” Click to view the HNGD Relief Effort for the victims of hurricane Matthew (1-16-17)  Click below to view thank …

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Purchase Raffle Tickets For A Chance To Win A Cruise For Two!

Help support Bèl Bagay Lakay Haitian Art & Craft Festival! All proceeds from this raffle will be used for Bèl Bagay Lakay. Drawing held July 30th at 7pm  during  Bèl Bagay Lakay Haitian Art & Craft Festival Need not be present to win $5 per ticket  —   $25 for 6 tickets To purchase tickets or for …

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