Collection ASM0270 - Fonkoze records

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ASM0270

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Title

Fonkoze records

Date(s)

  • 1996 - 2017 (Creation)

Extent

4 boxes

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Scope and content

Fonkoze consists of a family of three organizations: Fonkoze Financial Services (Sèvis Finansye Fonkoze (SFF), S.A.), Fonkoze Foundation (Fondasyon Kole Zepòl) and Fonkoze USA, all of which are dedicated to providing financial assistance and other kinds of support to the Haitian community both in and out of the United States. The records contain an overview of their organization's goals and initiatives over the past two decades, including documents, newsletters, periodicals, clippings, reports, photographs, and audio-visual materials.

System of arrangement

This collection has been arranged into three series based on material type:

Series I: Publications
Series II: Photographs
Series III: Audio-Visual Materials

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Conditions governing access

This collection is open for research.

Physical access

Items from this collection are kept on-campus and may be requested from the first floor Kislak Center in the Otto G. Richter Library at University of Miami.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Fonkoze Records Finding Aid © 2020 University of Miami. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Languages of the material

  • Creole or Pidgin
  • English
  • French-based Creole or Pidgin
  • Haitian

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General note

This collection was arranged by Yvette Yurubi (Archives Technician) and Giulia Torrico (Student Assistant), spring 2020.

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