Haiti

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – Jan. 8

By Haitian Times

Sean Penn, Leonardo DiCaprio share love at Haiti fundraiser

Sean Penn and Leonardo DiCaprio used the eighth annual benefit for the J/P Haitian Relief Organization to publicly praise each other’s philanthropic work.

DiCaprio was the guest of honor at the $5,000-a-plate dinner Saturday night at Milk Studios, which raised nearly $4 million for Penn’s Haitian Relief Organization and its nonprofit partners. READ MORE

The Dominican Republic government rejects claim of mistreating Haitians

The government of Dominican Republic has hit out at accusations that the country has mistreated undocumented Haitians, as reported in a L’Osservatore Romano, a newspaper published in the Vatican. READ MORE

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Source:: The Haitian Times