our committee members


Dr. Carl-Henri SANCHEZ

Corresponding Secretary

Mrs. Emmanuella GILLES

Chairperson Public Relations Committee
Recording Secretary

Mrs. Marlene EDMOND

Chairperson Nominating Committee
Assistant Recording Secretary

Mr. Alin JEAN


Improve education & health services.

Our vision will be accomplished through the following:

  • Organizing educational activities to instruct the population.
  • Collect and send to Cap-Haitian equipments, goods, and monies donated by charitable organizations, blank members, Haitians and friends of the organization.
  • Promote and assist in the sanitization process of the city and its surroundings.
  • Embellish the city, its surroundings and promote progress for its inhabitants.
  • Solicit, establish, maintain and administer funds necessary to reach these objectives.
  • Remain a non-political, non-sectarian association whose sole mission is to help in the improvement and advancement of Cap-Haitian and its surroundings.

mission statement

Charitable Services

The HAITIAN AMERICAN ASSOCIATION for PROGRESS and ADVANCEMENT of CAP-HAITIEN, based in USA, Canada and Haiti is a benevolent, non-profit, non-partisan, non-sectarian, philanthropic association founded by Citizens who are concerned by the deterioration of Haiti’s second largest city: Cap-Haitien.

The mission of this association is to provide exclusively Charitable and Educational services that will promote and assist in the advancement and progress of Cap-Haitian; its people and its surroundings. In the pursuit of this mission, the Association may promote fundraising activities, receive and accept property by way of gift from persons, trusts, or Corporations inasmuch as permitted by Federal and State Laws.

The proceed of these fundraising events and donations will be used to fund the Charitable and Educational activities set forth by the Association in accordance with Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or will be distributed to Charitable Organizations with the meaning of that term as defined in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

our committee (continued)


Chairman Budget & Finance Committee
Assistant Treasurer
Mrs. Hermione C. LAUTURE

Mrs. Marie-Lucie T. SANCHEZ