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Edeyo Foundation Founder, Unik Ernest, and Actor, Terence Howard to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell




Edeyo Foundation, an organization dedicated to empowering the Haitian youth, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, actor Terrence Howard and Edeyo Foundation founder, Unik Ernest will ring the Closing Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Thursday, June 28, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET    


Marie Assante

(212) 580-0835

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(212) 401-8916

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About Edeyo Foundation:

The Edeyo Foundation is dedicated to improving the future of children in Haiti through education, supplying students with learning materials and providing them with nutritional support. Edeyo in Haitian creole means "Help Them."  Since Edeyo was created in 2007, it has been responsible for the creation and management of a primary school for students in the area of Bel Air in Port au Prince, which currently serves about 300 students per year, all of whom had limited or no access to education until they enrolled in our program. The Edeyo Team is a group of dedicated professionals from various backgrounds who all share the same passion to empower Haitian youth through a quality education.


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