December 17, 2021
Restaurant Rendev-Vous Créole, mural behind bandstand.
Ready and pretty at 3042 General Collins Ave., New Orleans.
Barthelemy and Yole Jolly, creators of the Haitian Rendez-Vous
The Andrews Sisters? No, it's the Angela King Gallery group--Julie Jacobs, Angela, Christina Harris, and Nissa Johnson.
Angela and the Gallery have supported SUFC and our Partners over five years. See the Haitian Metal Sculptors show.
Gaynell Davis Dumas and Roland. Gaynell is another who
helped over years with SUFC events.
Jolly and Yole Jolly and Chief Chef Ricardo JeanBaptiste.
Tasha Dragovich and her son Ejjon. Again, one with SUFC over
years of cheerful get-up-and-go.
Once the dining started, Maryse Philippe Déjean remained central.
To her left is Mardell Culley, new General Manager of WHIV.
Musicologist Malik Ihssan and office-manager Doreen Dauphin.
Cyclists Andre Ramos right and Ivan of the Pedal Shop center.
Jacqueline Simon, born in Jeremie, Haiti, has helped SUFC indispensably since 2014 and especially with 'Haiti at the Children's World Fair' (thank you, too, Kavanaugh Farr and Aristide and all of the Phillips family)!
Our brillant photographer, Jake Ricke, is also an accomplished
bass-player ... who's studied under Steve Masakowski at the
Universirty of New Orleans.
Beautiful faces and smiles caught by Jake--Griffin Chantelle KaTrina, Maryse and Angela, and Nissa Johnson of the Gallery.
A happy room looks to Barthlemy and Yole Jolly and Chef Ricardo JeanBaptiste.
College Canapé-Vert, reduced to rubble by the earthquake of January 12, 2010.
CCV, rebuilt, in 2015,
Mme. Marie Marthe Balin Franck Paul, Principal of CCV since 1974 and
Mayor of Port-au-Prince 1986-1988, with students on December 10, 2021.
Mireille Chéry Antoine
Mona Messeroux Philippe
Mme. Marie Marthe Balin Franck Paul announces that JAMBARS will be a 50-cents supplement
to students' Lunch. The JBs are much apprecaited and selling like ... hotcakes. The funds will go
toward more instruments for CCV's Music School.
Music students and their teacher at the September 2018 Dedication of the Miche Balin Déjean
Auditorium within College Canapé-Vert.