Content Tagged: dk_haiti

Discover Haiti in Washington, D.C.

The Discover Haiti Exhibition represents my heart for Haiti and to see it on display in our nation’s capital was magic. Discover Haiti is the result of beautiful collaborations. First, I am forever grateful to Former President Bill Clinton for bringing me into Haiti and for being a constant source of inspiration and support. I… Read more »

Creating Solutions for Haiti’s Future

The progress of Haiti and the hope for its future is something I am truly passionate about and I know that for progress to take place, like-minds must come together and join forces to create real solutions. I am thrilled to share with you that on a recent trip to Haiti, I witnessed powerful examples… Read more »

A Heart for Haiti: Letting Love Inspire

Love. It’s one of our greatest inspirations. Its sources are endless and its ability to ignite creativity is boundless. I have always been a person who is driven by heart; it’s what has inspired me as a woman, mother, designer and humanitarian – if it speaks to my heart, I can’t not get involved. This… Read more »

Visiting the Greif Team in Ohio

Last week I traveled to Ohio to connect with my friends from Greif, an amazing company that has used their wisdom as world leaders in the industrial packaging and services industry to develop truly innovative solutions for countries like Haiti. I first connected with Greif at Clinton Global Initiative where they were showcasing their WaterWear™… Read more »

Celebrating Sean Penn in LA

I am back in LA celebrating Sean Penn and the groundbreaking work he has done through his foundation J/P HRO. I believe in the power of community, and I have to say that the community that I have come to know, love and support in Haiti is one of the most effective examples I have… Read more »

Haiti: A Story of Resilience, Creativity & Passion

It’s hard to believe it’s been two years. When the earthquake struck Haiti, it had a ripple effect that changed countless lives, including mine. Since the earthquake, there has been a great deal of coverage devoted to Haiti, not all of it positive. I believe there is an alternate story that isn’t being captured. My… Read more »

Investing in Haiti with the IDB Bank

When I think about it, I really can’t believe the developments that have happened in Haiti over the last year. I know I love the word “extraordinary,” but, truly, the rebuilding of Haiti is extraordinary; I am so honored to play a small part in this country’s continued story. I recently traveled to Port-Au-Prince for… Read more »

Art Basel: A Brilliant Celebration of Creativity

Last night I landed in Miami (after a truly amazing trip to Haiti, which you can read about here) to reconnect with friends at Art Basel. With Calvin Klein as my date, I attended the MOCA North Miami/Vanity Fair Art Basel kick-off party. It was a brilliant celebration of art, design, creativity and – most… Read more »