The City of Miami Florida is another place in the world where efforts are underway to help the nation of Haiti recover from the earthquake that left it devastated. The hospitalis and other places have begun collection efforts to help while the celebrities in the fun capital of the world have contributed with their time.
The Magic City Casino will be hosting a concert in order to raise funds for the victims of the Haitian Earthquake. The concert will feature the following artists such as Cuban American Singer, Model, and Actress Maria Lourdes, Cuban Rap Star Rey El Vikingo, Cuban Salsa Stars Hansel and Raul.
The concert will also feature the Colombian American Actress, Model, and Television Presenter Adriana Cata~no, Cuban Model Sissi, Cuban Salsa Star Rey Ruiz, and the Celia Cruz All Stars. The Magic City Casino Event will be taking place on the 24th of January 2010. The Dominican Republic is another country where there have been celebrity efforts to support the earthquake victims of Haiti.
The baseball team of Leones donated one day of their salary to help the victims of the Haitian Earthquake while Dominican Television stations staged a marathon. The marathon was hosted by Dominican Singer Charityn while the people watched the parade of stars giving their donations.
The Latin Stars that also participated in a seperate effort for the cause of the Haitian people was Juanes, Rudy Perez of Calle 13, and Fanny Lu. Fanny Lu wrote an article titled “God Bless Haiti, My Heart Is With Your People”. while Alejandro Sanz and Ricky Martin sent their messages of support via Twitter.
The Colombian Singer and Superstar Shakira has asked the public for help with donations via UNICEF along with the US Latin Superstar Selena Gomez. The Mexican Singers such as Alex Syntek and Ana Barbara has asked for help for the people of Haiti. Olga Ta~non has also asked for help and has declared her intention to pray for the victims of the Haitian Earthequake.
The Argentine and Venezuelan Singer Ricardo Montaner [famous for his romantic ballads] challeneged the world to be active when it comes to combatting poverty as well as other ills that plagued Haiti. He said that “the time to be still has passed”. Luis Fonsi has also invited the people to contribute.
While the United States of America deserves praise for their efforts in helping the people of Haiti, the US Latin Community and the Latin countries in general deserve praise. The praise should also include the celebrities of the US Latin Community and Latin America.