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  • Nun wins prestigious $1 million prize for work with refugees

    Nun wins prestigious $1 million prize for work with refugees

    • Oct 14, 2017

    On Wednesday October 11, Regis University presented the Opus Prize which includes one million dollars, to Sister Marilyn Lacey for her work in South Sudan and Haiti. All of the finalists work in difficult situations bringing hope to the hopeless.

  • Canadian dioceses rally to help migrants, mostly Haitians, fleeing U.S.

    Canadian dioceses rally to help migrants, mostly Haitians, fleeing U.S.

    • Aug 30, 2017

    An estimated 7,000 men, women and children, primarily Haitians, have entered Canada over the summer since U.S. President Donald Trump ended a program offering temporary asylum to Haitians displaced by that nation’s 2010 earthquake. The Quebec government has been using Montreal’s Olympic Stadium as one site to temporarily house people.

  • Haitian children, Andrea Bocelli sing for Pope Francis

    Haitian children, Andrea Bocelli sing for Pope Francis

    • Aug 2, 2017

    A choir of children from Haiti led by world-renown opera singer Andrea Bocelli sang for Pope Francis after his weekly general audience on Wednesday. The choir, called “Voices of Haiti,” is made up of youth ages 9-15 from the poorest areas of Haiti and are in Rome for their two-week-long European tour.

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