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Recorded Friday, May 17, 2024 — Faith leaders gathered for an emergency virtual briefing on the crisis in Haiti, “Haiti is on Fire: African American Faith Leaders Can Help to Extinguish the Flames – Build a Brighter Future for the First Black Republic”.

Resource Persons

Jocelyn McCalla, Haiti Expert, Senior Advisor, Haitian American Foundation for Democracy
Monique Clesca, Monitoring Bureau, Montana Accord Movement, Haiti
Convened by Dr. Ron Daniels, Founder, Haiti Support Project

Initial Invites

Pastor Michael McBride
Rev. Frederick Douglass Haynes
Rev. Patrick Young
Rev. Kimberly Detherage, Esq.
Rev. Louise Scott Rountree
Rev. Dennis Dillon
Rev. Wayne Stokeling
Rev. Janette Wilson
Rev. Jamal Bryant
Bishop Reginald Jackson
Rev. DeForest B. Soaires
Rev. Tyrone Pitts
Rev. Nick Taliaferro
Rev. Timothy McDonald
Rev. Kobi Little
Rev. Graylon Hagler
Rev. Tony Lee
Rev. Randy Vaughn
Rev. Willie Wilson
Bishop Tom Watson


IBW21 (The Institute of the Black World 21st Century) is committed to enhancing the capacity of Black communities in the U.S. and globally to achieve cultural, social, economic and political equality and an enhanced quality of life for all marginalized people.