ADVISORY, July 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Wyclef Jean, Grammy-winning musician and record producer and co-founder of Yéle Haiti, will preside over the NASDAQ Opening Bell to remind the world that Haiti cannot be forgotten in wake of the devastation of the earthquake that took place six months ago.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, July 23, 2010 at 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About YÉLE HAITI
In 2005, Grammy Award–winning musician, humanitarian and good will ambassador to Haiti, Wyclef Jean co-founded Yéle Haiti. It is a grassroots movement that has built global awareness for Haiti while helping to sustain the country through its short-term emergency relief efforts and long-term programs in education, job creation, environment preservation, sports and the arts. Yéle Haiti is a U.S.–based nonprofit charitable organization with tax-exempt 501(c)3 status. For more information, please visit www.yele.org.
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