New York - Artists for Peace and Justice 2013

Paul Haggis, Daniel Craig, Susan Sarandon, Genevieve Bahrenburg and Chuck Close were among the stars of the charity event, which was held December 10 at 'Up & Down in New York City Featuring.

The event entitled Artists for Peace and Justice 2013, is aimed at raising funds for the association bearing the same name, a nonprofit organization founded by Paul Haggis that fights against poverty and for social justice in all countries of the world.

The most important emergency now is to help Haiti with programs for education, health and human dignity.

In Port Au Prince in 2010, a school was been built that initally had 400 students and now has grown to 1,400. The foundation is working on another institute called Artists Institute of Haiti, a College of Arts and Technology in the city of Jacmel.