Many thanks to all of our supporters throughout the country for your interest, encouragement and contributions. We could not do it without you. On behalf of the people of Deschapelles: mesi anpil (thank you).
Ethan Bortnick Concert-Spring 2017
In Essex, raising money for books: Susan Carpenter of Tri-Town Rotary seeking supporters for the library project
Rick Weiner of William Pitt Sotheby’s presents check to Kathleen Maher, SCEH President
Bob Lamothe and his Blues Band at the Fundraiser
Occasional Jazz Ensemble
Tandemeer delivering supplies to Haiti, including musical instruments!
Sister Cities International recognized SCEH
Essex Library provides a source for learning more about Haiti
Ethan Bortnick invitation
Many thanks to the students who performed with Ethan Bortnick at the Spring 2017 concert
Many thanks to Digital Foundation, Haiti
Bob Lamothe, Board member and lecturer during the lecture series
Ethan Bortnick concert: many thanks to Mary-Beth Harrigan for organizing the event
Norm Needleman and Joel Marzi, Selectmen of Essex
The opening of the library!
Have a Heart for Haiti Fundraiser
CEH supporter Nancy Branka receiving the SCI Award at the SCI Conference in California
Jeny Sarwar, Marjorie Russell, Scott Jeffrey, David Evangelisti, and Sue McCann celebrate the success of the event!
Walking for Sister Cities Essex Haiti!
SCEH Board members and lessor at the signing of the land lease for the library
Jeff Mehler presenting a check to Sister Cities Essex Haiti
Running for Sister Cities Essex Haiti!
Essex Elementary School Concert
Essex Elementary School Concert
Dreamscapes, Essex, provides a window on main street for SCEH to update the community
Viewing the “Good News From Haiti” window display
Many thanks to SAI support of the Music Project
Jenifer Grant, Karen Birch Blundell, Dr. Liana Valente (both of Sigma Alpha Iota, Phyllis Greenberg, Stu Ingersoll, Kathleen Maher
May 10 Film Showing at the Town Hall
Rotaract Film Showing
Jenifer Grant encouraging visitors to the art show
Dr. Joanne Beekley, Kettelie Petit Loute, Scott Jeffrey, Dr. Ruth Levy
Kathleen Maher, Susan Carpenter, Jeff Mehler, Terry Parkinson and Jenifer Grant at the Chester Village West breakfast
Big Book Club Getaway
Kathleen Maher, Susan Carpenter, Jeff Mehler, Terry Smith, and Jenifer Grant
Thanks to Deep River Elementary!
Beverly Galpin and Jacqui Hubbard
Deep River Elementary students decorated Pringles cans and filled them with school supplies
A presentation at Mystic Rotary
Many thanks to FOKAL. Training the librarians at FOKAL: Besly Belizaire (librarian-in-training), Erick Toussaint (FOKAL), Charles Odverne (librarian-in training))
Linda Hunnicutt and Nick Tragakes
The Stuarts and the Francis’
Dancing the Merengue! Terry Parkinson and Bob Lamothe
Alva Greenberg and Joe Standart
SCEH Director Bob Lamothe
Essex Savings Bank
Alison Brinkmann and a raffle item
Adam de Sorgo, Karen Birch Blundell, Kristin Leitterman
EES students present a check to SCEH
Haiti Week, Main Street, Essex
A presentation at the Selectmen’s meeting
Laurie Hernandez, Nancy Garlinghaus, Mary Russell
Books can now be checked out at the Deschapelles
Community Library. A group in Essex crafted book bags
to carry books home. more...