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Young, Gifted & Black Entrepreneurial Awards Celebrate 5th Anniversary With Special Nina Simone Blac

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, New York, Thurs. Jan. 21, 2010: Organizers are getting ready for another Young, Gifted & Black (YGB) Entrepreneurial Awards to celebrate the black achievements of the past, present and future. The event is set for Black History Month on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at the Tribeca Rooftop in New York City and organizers will acknowledge 25 noted ...

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Will Haiti Be Obama`s Katrina?

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 21, 2010: The new book getting all the buzz, `Game Change,` the inside look at the 2008 election and all that led up to it takes the position that Hurricane Katrina played a decisive role in Obama becoming President. The contention is that watching George Bush`s bumbling response to that natural disaster made Obama ...

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Brooklyn

 CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, New York, Thurs. Jan. 21, 2010: Aimed at coordinating a united community effort in response to the destruction in Haiti, the West Indian American Day Carnival Association has put out a call for an outpouring of love, prayers and solidarity to salute the resilience of the Haitian People.  `Haiti We Love You` is the theme of a massive ...

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Aeropostale, Inc. and DoSomething.org Join Teens Nationwide to Support Homeless Teens in Haiti

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — In support of its third annual `Teens for Jeans` initiative with teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org, NYC-based teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) announced it will be matching the first 100,000 pairs donated with brand new jeans to be delivered to the victims of the Haiti earthquake.  `Teens for Jeans` raises awareness about the youth homelessness ...

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6.1 Aftershock Rattles Haiti

CaribWorldNews, Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Weds. Jan. 20, 2010: Even as Haiti tries to dig out from the massive 7.0 earthquake of Jan. 12th, the country was again rattled by another quake this morning. A strong aftershock of 6.1 with an epicenter about 35 miles rocked west-southwest of Port-au-Prince, the U.S. Geological Survey said. At least one injury was reported in the ...

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Haiti Again Shaken By After Shock

CaribWorldNews, Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thurs. Jan. 21, 2010: Haiti was again rocked by another after shock today even as doctors warned that the wounded from the January 12th quake need urgent treatment. The latest jolts to the already traumatized Haitian people and rescue efforts occurred on Thursday as a magnitude 5.9 aftershock hit just after 6 a.m. about 35 miles from ...

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Goya Foods to Donate Over Three Hundred Thousand Pounds of Food to Help Feed the Victims of Haiti

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ — Goya Foods, Inc. the Largest Hispanic-owned food company in the United States announced its relief efforts for the victims of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that devastated Haiti. Goya, which has a long history of responding to natural disasters around the globe, mobilized immediately after tragedy struck on January 12th. Goya Puerto Rico brought much-needed ...

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Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics Begins Distribution to Haiti of Trauma Implants and Instruments

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Medical device maker Smith & Nephew`s (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN) Orthopaedics business is making available this week more than $2 million in implants and surgical instruments for use by orthopedic surgeons in the treatment of survivors of last week`s earthquake in Haiti. The donation, set to arrive within days, is a wide range of ...

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A Call for Orthopaedic Hardware for Haiti

CLIMAX, N.C., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ — Knowledge Ventures has put out a plea to all orthopaedic professionals to assist in the effort to get much needed orthopaedic hardware to the victims of the earthquake in Haiti. It has arranged in partnership with ORTHOWORLD Inc. to open a public thread at www.orthoworld.com in order to connect the world to the effort. ...

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Ultimate Chef America by Brookdale Offers Opportunity to Help Victims of Haiti

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ — Ultimate Chef America by Brookdale invites everyone to join together to support the relief efforts of the American Red Cross in Haiti. Donating is simple at www.brookdaleliving.com.   "The Brookdale family is deeply saddened by the tragic events in Haiti, and concerned for the plight of the citizens of that island nation. We are supporting ...

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