Monthly Archives: February 2011

JE Featured in Chicago Reader!

Check out a great article by Ed M. Koziarski in the Chicago Reader exploring the history of Jakmel Ekspresyon. The article Art from the Margins of Haiti details how JE was founded and also talks about the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti. Join us on Saturday Feb. 26th at 6pm at  Sifu Design Studio for a fundraiser featuring art made by JE members, food, discussion and fun!

Fundraiser for JE and Joy in Hope-Feb 26th

Check it out– JE Fundraiser on Facebook at Sifu Design Studio!

Stop by the fabulous newly opened Sifu Design Studio. While you’re there, check out the art and jewelry crafted by artists residing in Jakmel, Haiti. 100% of the proceeds for art and jewelry sold will go directly to the artist who created them.

Snacks provided. Donations greatly accepted. All donations and raffle money will benefit Jakmel Ekspresyons and Joy in Hope.
In addition to money, we will also gladly accept diapers for Joy in Hope.

Saturday, February 26 · 5:00pm – 10:00pm

Sifu Design Studio

5044 N. Clark
Chicago, IL