Thanks to sponsors like OPI, Miss Jessie's and Soft Sheen, Amour Creole, is excited to present “The Night of Trailblazers,”
The resplendent, invite-only cocktail party is in honor of three “Trailblazers”
This year we will welcome to the stage one Haitian and two Haitian Americans who have worked tirelessly to create a positive impact on the Caribbean community:
MARIE-YOLAINE EUSEBE is the CEO of Community2Community, a non-profit service organization working closely with villagers in Haiti to improve living conditions through the construction of roads, schools, and reforestation and clean water
initiatives. Because of Marie’s diligent work, water aquifers now provide a source of continual clean water for regions in Haiti, which led to hundreds of lives being saved during a recent cholera outbreak.
JIHAN ANTOINE is one of the founders of BelTiFi (Pretty Young Girl), an empowerment organization dedicated to professional development, personal advancement and civil engagement of young Haitian-American women. Thanks to Jihan and the rest of her team of young professionals -- termed affectionately as her “Beauties”
young women are connected with prominent Haitian-American mentors to achieve success in the U.S. and back in Haiti.
FIRMIN BACKER is the founder of the Haitian Renewal Alliance whose focus is on the rehabilitation and renewal of Haiti through investment, job creation, and professional training in Haiti’s private sector.
Set this year at the lavish restaurant and grille, The Vault, guests will enjoy music, drinks and hors d'oeuvres with a unique Caribbean flair while helping us to warmly honor this year’s “Trailblazers.”
leaders and entrepreneurs, all of who will receive a gift bag filled with promotional materials from the event sponsors.
Look for the event to be featured extensively in Amour Creole Magazine’s winter issue.
Amour Creole covers lifestyle, culture, news and events for people of Haitian and French Caribbean descent. The magazine is published quarterly, with a market reach of over 250,000, which includes domestic and international readers of our magazine, and followers of our web site and social media pages.
Amour Creole Magazine is available by subscription and at retail outlets in the United States, Canada, Haiti, France, Martinique, Guadeloupe, St. Lucia, Guyana and within regions of Africa. Amour Creole covers the latest in French Caribbean fashion, lifestyle and entertainment;
For more information, please contact Editorial Director Maribeth Conway at Maribeth@amourcreole.com.