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25th Anniversary Gala

Fonkoze and Friends Celebrated and Made a Difference!

Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Celebration on September 21, 2019, will be a night to remember as approximately 300 of Fonkoze's supporters gathered in Miami, Florida, to celebrate the progress we have collectively made throughout Haiti for the past 25 years.

 

Hosted by Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster Calvin Hughes, the event raised over $450,000 to support Fonkoze's empowering programs that are being implemented throughout Haiti.

 

Fonkoze honored the following for their philanthropic-driven work and support of Fonkoze's mission: Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster Lilia Luciano, Fonkoze Ambassador Matt Balitsaris, CEO of The Brewer Group Jack Brewer, Chairman and CEO of Santé Nou Haiti JP Michel; Celebrity Chef and Humanitarian Chef José Andrés.

 

Special performances by Ailey II: The Next Generation of Dance and Emeline Michel, an internationally acclaimed performer and singer.

 

We thank our generous donors and sponsors (below) for making this event a success! To support Fonkoze's empowering work today, donate here.

Ways to Take Action

The event supports

Fonkoze's work to empower Haitians, primarily women, to lift their families out of poverty.

25th Anniversary Master of Ceremonies

calvin hughes

Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster

Our Special Honorees

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JOSÉ ANDRÉS

"Solidarity in Service"

jack brewer

"Chapo Ba"

lilia luciano

"Client Champion"

matt balitsaris

"Poto Mitan"

jp michel

"Shining Star"

Special Performances by

ailey ii

Dance Group

emeline michel

Singer

Our Sponsors

Event Sponsor

 

Sitadel International Group, Inc.

Empowerment Sponsor

 

Julian Schroeder

Circle of Hope Sponsors

 

Marguerite & Stan Lathan, Mary Becker

Opportunity Sponsors

 

Laura Roberts Wright, Jorie Roberts, Rebecca and Jim Langer, Beth Daniels, Michael Fisher,

Matt Balitsaris, Lauren Doyle, Jean Guy Noel

Solidarity Sponsors

 

Katie Leininger, David Haas, Henri Ford,

Russell Bruguiere

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25th Anniversary Gala

Fonkoze and Friends Celebrated and Made a Difference!

Ways to Take Action

25th Anniversary Master of Ceremonies

CALVIN HUGHES

Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster

Event Supporting

Fonkoze's work to empower Haitians, primarily women, to lift their families out of poverty

Our Special Honorees

Send Us a Message!

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jack brewer

"Chapo Ba"

JOSÉ ANDRÉS

"Solidarity in Service"

lilia luciano

"Client Champion"

matt balitsaris

"Poto Mitan"

jp michel

"Shining Star"

Special Performances by

ailey II

Dance Group

emeline michel

Singer

Our Sponsors

Event Sponsor

 

Sitadel International Group, Inc.

Empowerment Sponsor

 

Julian Schroeder

Circle of Hope Sponsors

 

Marguerite & Stan Lathan, Mary Becker

Opportunity Sponsors

 

Laura Roberts Wright, Jorie Roberts, Rebecca and Jim Langer, Beth Daniels, Michael Fisher,

Matt Balitsaris, Lauren Doyle, Jean Guy Noel

Solidarity Sponsors

 

Katie Leininger, David Haas, Henri Ford,

Russell Bruguiere

Toast Vodka sponsor logo

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The Host

CALVIN HUGHES

Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster

Special Honorees

JOSÉ ANDRÉS

"Solidarity in Service"

jack brewer

"Chapo Ba"

matt balitsaris

"Poto Mitan"

jp michel

"Shining Star"

lilia luciano

"Client Champion"

Special Performances by

AILEY II

Dance Group

EMELINE MICHEL

Singer

Sponsored by

Event Sponsor

 

Sitadel International Group, Inc.

Empowerment Sponsor

 

Julian Schroeder

Circle of Hope Sponsors

 

Marguerite & Stan Lathan, Mary Becker

Opportunity Sponsors

 

Laura Roberts Wright, Jorie Roberts, Rebecca and Jim Langer, Beth Daniels, Michael Fisher,

Matt Balitsaris, Lauren Doyle, Jean Guy Noel

Solidarity Sponsors

 

Katie Leininger, David Haas, Henri Ford,

Russell Bruguiere

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THE HOST

Calvin Hughes

Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster

Honorees

JOSÉ ANDRÉS

Solidarity in Service Award

Jack Brewer

"Chapo Ba" Award

Matt Balitsaris

"Poto Mitan" Award

Lilia Luciano

Client Champion Award

JP Michel

Shining Star Award

Performances by

Emeline Michel

Internationally Acclaimed Performer

Ailey II

The Next Generation of Dance

Sponsored by

Event Sponsor

 

Sitadel International Group, Inc.

Empowerment Sponsor

 

Julian Schroeder

Circle of Hope Sponsors

 

Marguerite & Stan Lathan, Mary Becker

Opportunity Sponsors

 

Laura Roberts Wright, Jorie Roberts, Rebecca and Jim Langer, Beth Daniels, Michael Fisher,

Matt Balitsaris, Lauren Doyle, Jean Guy Noel

Solidarity Sponsors

 

Katie Leininger, David Haas, Henri Ford,

Russell Bruguiere

Fonkoze 25th Anniversary Sponsor Toast Vodka
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Sponsor Mokafe
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Sponsor The Biltmore Miami Hotel
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Sponsor Kreyol Essence
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Celebration Event Sponsor Sitadel
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Celebration Sponsor Moet and Chandon
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Celebration Sponsor The Collection
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Celebration Sponsor EBY

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1718 Connecticut Ave NW, #201

Washington, DC 20009

Copyright © 2020 Fonkoze.  All Rights Reserved.

Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Celebration on September 21, 2019, will be a night to remember as approximately 300 of Fonkoze's supporters gathered in Miami, Florida, to celebrate the progress we have collectively made throughout Haiti for the past 25 years.

 

Hosted by Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster Calvin Hughes, the event raised over $450,000 to support Fonkoze's empowering programs that are being implemented throughout Haiti.

 

Fonkoze honored the following for their philanthropic-driven work and support of Fonkoze's mission: Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster Lilia Luciano, Fonkoze Ambassador Matt Balitsaris, CEO of The Brewer Group Jack Brewer, Chairman and CEO of Santé Nou Haiti JP Michel; Celebrity Chef and Humanitarian Chef José Andrés.

 

Special performances by Ailey II: The Next Generation of Dance and Emeline Michel, an internationally acclaimed performer and singer.

 

We thank our generous donors and sponsors (below) for making this event a success!

 

To support Fonkoze's empowering work today, donate here.

The Host

CALVIN HUGHES

Emmy Award-Winning Newscaster

Event Sponsor

 

Sitadel International Group, Inc.

Empowerment Sponsor

 

Julian Schroeder

Circle of Hope Sponsors

 

Marguerite & Stan Lathan, Mary Becker

Opportunity Sponsors

 

Laura Roberts Wright, Jorie Roberts, Rebecca and Jim Langer, Beth Daniels, Michael Fisher,

Matt Balitsaris, Lauren Doyle, Jean Guy Noel

Solidarity Sponsors

 

Katie Leininger, David Haas, Henri Ford,

Russell Bruguiere

Fonkoze 25th Anniversary Sponsor Toast Vodka
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Sponsor Mokafe
Fonkoze 25th Anniversary Sponsor Toast Vodka
Fonkoze's 25th Anniversary Sponsor Mokafe