Community Outreach Programs

ENHANCING YOUR SCHOOL CURRICULUM

HAHS has set an unprecedented milestone for the Haitian community and the African diaspora toward the recognition of the achievements of the Haitian community in America.

Our Process

01 / HAITIAN MONUMENTS

Haitian Historical Monuments celebrating and recognizing Haitian courage, bravery and achievement throughout history.

03 / EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Reaching out to schools, offering comprehensive educational programs on Haitian History and achievement.

04 / THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

Cultivating unity and bringing awareness to the history and presence of the African Diaspora via educational, cultural and social programs.

REWARDING AND RECOGNIZING HAITIAN ACHIEVEMENT

The Haitian American Historical Society has been asked to produce various outreach and educational programs. With its diverse and experienced staff of Scholars, Historians, Teachers, Authors and Artists HAHS is dedicated to serve the community and respond to the educational needs of all in the community. HAHS has developed programs to stimulate and add to the curriculum of schools with predominantly African or Haitian Americans in the community. From kinder garden to college, with “at risk” students of African descent, and mainly in lower income neighborhoods and families in Miami-Dade County.

SCHOOL OUTREACH

HAHS has set an unprecedented milestone for the Haitian Community and the African Diaspora toward the recognition of the achievements of the Haitian community in America. Through the Haitian Memorial Monument in Savannah, the acknowledgement of the Haitian born Spanish General Georges Biassou in the city of St Augustine Florida and the opening of the first Museum of Haitian History outside of Haiti , in North Miami Florida. HAHS is reaching out to the educational system to offer quality educational opportunities to enhance your school curriculum. We offer programs for students, preschool, High school that will be adjusted to the specific age groups and grades of the students

TEACHER RESOURCES

The Museum and Staff has much to offer. We intend to bring your students to experience history in a way that brings the past back to life.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

HAHS through its program the HAITIAN HISTORY MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES showcases the Haitian Revolution and its impact on the end of slavery and its effects in the world.
– Visitors can learn about the cause of the Haitian Revolution and its impact on the Louisiana Purchase, the Independence of Venezuela and Columbia.
-The role of the “Chasseurs Volontaires de St. Domingue in Savannah during the Siege of Savannah Battle. The first involvement of a large contingent of free black soldiers to fight in the American Revolution.
-The founding of the United Nation and the vote for Israel to become a state of the Union.

FIELD TRIPS

We welcome field trips, we can tailor our program to fit the age and grade of visitors. Please see EDUCATIONAL RESSOURCES.