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ROAD TO WORLD CUP 2014 – PD90 & APJ

Great news from one of our long-term ambassadors, Steve Hawthorne (of PD90), who is embarking on a four part film documentary entitled “Road to World Cup 2014”. RWC2014 will document the lives and stories of 11 soccer players from across the world and tell the stories of how they achieved
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Announcing the APJ Canada 2013 Festival Lunch

This September we’re thrilled to be holding our annual APJ Canada lunch in Toronto again. The Bovet 1822 and Artists for Peace and Justice Festival Lunch presented with Roots will be held on Sunday, September 8th at the magnificent Budman Family Residence during the opening weekend of the Toronto International
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Follow to WIN!

Our annual Festival Lunch, held during the Toronto International Film Festival, is coming up soon! This year, the event will be held on Sunday, September 8th at the Budman family residence in Toronto. In previous years, Jude Law, Ian Somerhalder, and many more have attended. This year, the Festival Lunch
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Audio Institute Update / Call for Faculty!

As followers of APJ may know, this fall we are scheduled to open the newest division of the Artists Institute in Jacmel! The Audio Institute – a partnership with Cine Institute and We are the World Foundation – will offer a tuition free, 2-year intensive training program to aspiring Haitians
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New Computers for Academy

Exciting news from the Academy for Peace and Justice! Last week we installed a brand new computer lab in Wing II. Featuring 45 workstations furnished by Greenbridge Computing, these computers will use Khan Academy courses to supplement our existing curriculum beginning this fall. Access to the new machines will allow
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“Fierce Creativity” Celebrates Art for Haiti

On May 22, “FIERCE CREATIVITY: A Selling Exhibition for the Future of Haiti” was held at the FLAG Art Foundation in New York City to benefit Artists for Peace and Justice. The event was a tremendous success, with 15 artists donating works to raise $600,000. FIERCE CREATIVITY was presented by
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OBEY artist Shepard Fairey designs print benefiting Artists for Peace and Justice

We’re excited to announce that contemporary artist and OBEY Giant designer Shepard Fairey has just released his limited edition Artists for Peace and Justice Haiti poster! Shepard is an APJ Advisory Board member and has worked with us before in post-earthquake fundraising efforts. This time, the aim is to raise
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Introducing: Artists Institute

Huge news: we’re expanding our programs in 2013. We’re thrilled to announce that this year we will open Artists Institute , the first free college of art and technology in the country’s history. In collaboration with Ciné Institute, Artists for Haiti, and We Are the World Foundation, we’ve been busy
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Over $500K Raised at LA Fundraiser

On February 21, Hollywood Domino & Bovet 1822 held a gala benefitting Artists for Peace and Justice at the Sunset Tower Hotel. The evening was hosted by three of our incredible APJ board members: Gerard Butler and Madeline Stowe. Mr. Pascal Raffy of Bovet 1822 presented the event while attendees
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Vanity Fair’s Healing in Haiti, Episode 5: Conan

Filmmakers Jaques del Conte and Chandra Ratner travel to Cite Soleil, a slum of Port-au-Prince, to meet with community activist Father Richard Frechette and the volunteers from Artists for Peace and Justice. In this video, Conan shares stories and experiences as a trauma nurse in Cite Soleil. Click here to
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