THE UNITED HAITIAN STUDENTS OF FLORIDA, INC. IS A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION WHICH SERVES AS THE UMBRELLA ORGANIZATION FOR ALL HAITIAN STUDENTS ORGANIZATIONS (HSO) AND ASSOCIATIONS (HSA) IN FLORIDA.
Who we are?
UHSF is a student led organization that consist of past Executive board members of the HSA/HSO (including graduate students and professionals) as well as current students of Haitian descent from different colleges and universities throughout the state of Florida.
Serve as the representative body for students of Haitian descent in Florida.
Promote the ideals and importance of education.
Promote the ideals and importance of educating all about Haitian history and culture.
Encourage volunteerism and community service to serve the underserved members of the Haitian community and the surrounding community in its entirety.
Develop and implement programs that will benefit the Haitian student body.
Cultivate leadership through mentorship programs and leadership institutes.
Encourage interdisciplinary collaborations and supports between the different HSA/HSO in Florida.
Plan and implement policies to better serve our members.
Ensure the proper functioning of all registered HSA/HSO.
WE ARE CONSISTENTLY AND ETHICALLY STRIVE TO:
Our mission is to create a better path for Students of Haitian descent in Florida and to provide quality leadership and strong values for future generations.
The purpose of this organization is to unite students of Haitian descent statewide and to provide educational and quality leadership opportunities for students through scholarship, trainings, retreats, outreach and project involvements.
Our vision is to facilitate the opportunities for Haitian students to network professionally, promote the Haitian culture, become leaders in their community and play an important part in their society.
Our goal is to stand as an exemplary organization of which to emulate, unify, empower, and educate Haitian students across the state of Florida.