Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Detroit Lakes High School Interact and Key Club members presented TeacHaiti founder Miquette Denie (center) with a check for $1,500 on Tuesday. The students raised the funds during "Be a Hero for Haiti" Week in February. (Brian Basham / Record)

TeacHaiti's Denie visits DL

Email

It was less than four months ago that Port-au-Prince native Miquette Denie was working as a school nurse and part-time biology/anatomy teacher at a small school in Haiti's capital city.

In her free time, she was helping 170 Haitian students in grades 1-12 to stay in school and get an education, through the TeacHaiti non-profit organization that she had founded a couple of years earlier.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers and editor of MN Boomers magazine for the past 13 years. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
(218) 847-3151
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness