Here’s the planned menu: Haitian Stewed Fowl (chicken stew) Soup Joumou (pumpkin soup) Diri ak djon-djon (black mushroom rice) Friend Plantains with Ti Malice (hot pepper) dipping sauce Pikliz (pickles) Pane Patate (sweet potato pudding) Cremasse (coconut rum drink) Please RSVP and enjoy great food, drinks, and company with us!
Dear friends, Please join us at an Eat for Equity fundraiser dinner that will celebrate Haitian culture and benefit directly the rescue and relief efforts of two highly effective organizations, Oxfam America and Partners in Health, both based in Boston with long-term experience working in Haiti. Before the quake, Haiti already ranked the poorest country in the Western […]
Minneapolis E4E redirects January benefit to Haiti
posted: Friday, January 15th, 2010
This month, come to Haiti. Eat good food, drink good drinks, enjoy good people. And do some small good for a larger community in need at this month’s benefit shindig. Last month, we raised $400 for two Cambodian entrepreneurs on Kiva.org, a person-to-person micro-lending Web site. By now, you’ve heard about the devastating earthquake that […]
The Portland team has decided unequivocally that this month’s dinner should benefit Haiti. We’ll host it in North Portland. Over 3.1 million people in Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, have been affected by the 7.0 level earthquake that hit Tuesday, January 12th. Already wrought with humanitarian problems, Haiti is in desperate need […]
From Em Torgrimson: Happy new year! Thanks for your ideas, friendship, and hard work last year. I have a great feeling about 2010 and Eat for Equity, and I hope you feel the same. Our hosts want to move the date back, and since we haven’t sent out flyers or emails yet, we went with […]