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PartnerRe Women’s 5K Run & Walk On Oct 2

PartnerRe Women’s 5K Run & Walk On Oct 2

Now in its 19th year, the PartnerRe Women’s 5K Run & Walk is presented by Mid-Atlantic Athletic Club [MAAC], sponsored by PartnerRe Ltd. and sanctioned by the Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA]. One of the few all female events on Bermuda’s sporting calendar, it includes a 5K race for women, a 5K walk and a 2K run for girls under... Read more of this article

Cash Back Programme: Raleigh Receive $15K

Cash Back Programme: Raleigh Receive $15K

Recently, the Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented a cheque for $15,000 to Raleigh Bermuda as part of the Government’s Cash Back for Communities programme. “The public will be aware that the Cash Back programme is made possible through disbursements from the Confiscated Assets whereby the proceeds of crime are provided to community... Read more of this article

Green Family Donates $4,000 For ‘Deliverance’

Green Family Donates $4,000 For ‘Deliverance’

The Green Family announced a donation of $4,000 to the St George’s Foundation to finish the restoration of the Deliverance. This donation will be matched by the Bank of Bermuda Foundation. The Deliverance is one of Bermuda’s most recognisable and historically significant symbols. A replica of one of the two ships that Sir George Somers, & Sir... Read more of this article

“Bounce For Autism” Fun Day Set For October 1

“Bounce For Autism” Fun Day Set For October 1

On Saturday, October 1st, Tomorrow’s Voices will host its 6th annual “Bounce for Autism” Fun Day at the Southampton Rangers Sports Club, from 2pm to 8pm. Tomorrow’s Voices said they would like to invite the community to bring their entire family out for a day of fun-filled activities, including 15 fun castles, water slides, Xtreme Games Zorb... Read more of this article

Events To Mark Dementia Awareness Week

Events To Mark Dementia Awareness Week

Local charity Action on Alzheimer’s & Dementia [AAD] is marking World Alzheimer’s Day this Wednesday and hosting a film screening, art show, wine-tasting fundraiser and several education sessions for families and caregivers to raise public awareness during “Dementia Awareness Week 2016.” The registered non-profit was founded in 2012 to raise... Read more of this article

Annual “Walk For An Answer” Held For TTP

Annual “Walk For An Answer” Held For TTP

On Saturday, the second annual ‘Walk for An Answer ‘for Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia Purpura [TTP] got underway at 8am, with walkers traveling from the Botanical Gardens to Albouys Point and back. Team Bermuda Gold included friends, family, students and some of their pet dogs joined in and came out to support their colleague Leila Madeiros... Read more of this article

Photos: EY Coastal Clean-Up Held Today

Photos: EY Coastal Clean-Up Held Today

AC Endeavour sailors and their families along with approximately 90 individuals from the America’s Cup joined many others in the EY Coastal Clean-Up in support of Keep Bermuda Beautiful held today [Sept 17] at locations across the island. Keep Bermuda Beautiful previously said, “This annual island-wide event aims to engage volunteers to enjoy... Read more of this article

Photos: 2016 P.A.L.S. Mad Hair Day Underway

Photos: 2016 P.A.L.S. Mad Hair Day Underway

P.A.L.S. Mad Hair Day is underway today [Sept 16], with people invited to donate $5 to wear their hair in a “mad or crazy way” for the day, with the event serving to help raise funds for the organization. A spokesperson previously said, “Please wear your hair in a mad or crazy way and donate to P.A.L.S., our annual expenses are now in excess of... Read more of this article

Fleet Of ‘Art 4 Sail’ Sloops To Be Submitted Today

Fleet Of ‘Art 4 Sail’ Sloops To Be Submitted Today

The deadline for Art 4 Sail, a joint fundraising campaign between the Bermuda Sloop Foundation and Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art, is today [September 16], according to an official spokesperson. Applications poured in earlier this year from primary school classrooms, fine art university graduates, professional artists and even America’s Cup teams... Read more of this article

Beach Games: Companies Compete For Charity

Beach Games: Companies Compete For Charity

The Centre on Philanthropy hosted its eighth annual ‘Give Back Games’ beach-style Olympics at Horseshoe Bay on Tuesday, with eleven companies competing to raise money for 11 of their chosen local charities. It was a fun-filled day of team building for the companies who competed in games such as Flipper and Shark Relays, Blindfolded Water Relay,... Read more of this article

$2,000 Donation For Chewstick Fire Relief Fund

$2,000 Donation For Chewstick Fire Relief Fund

BermyNet will donate over $2,000 from a recent fundraiser to the Chewstick Culture Hub Fire Relief Fund. The website’s founder Brenton Richardson came up with the idea to donate $0.10 for every photo taken and posted on its website over the Cup Match holiday weekend, to help the arts charity get back on its feet after the July blaze. “Immediately... Read more of this article

PALS Set To Host “Mad Hair Day” On Sept 16

PALS Set To Host “Mad Hair Day” On Sept 16

P.A.L.S. – Bermuda’s home care cancer charity – will be holding its fifth annual Mad Hair Day fundraising event on Friday, September 16. Schools, businesses, clubs, organizations and friends are invited to join the fun by donating $5 to wear their hair in a “mad or crazy way” for the day. There are two options to participate:... Read more of this article

Cash Back Program Gives $40K To StreetSafe

Cash Back Program Gives $40K To StreetSafe

Yesterday [Sept 12] afternoon, Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented a cheque for $40,000 to Team StreetSafe as part of the Cash Back for Communities programme. Team StreetSafe provides direct intervention with those young people involved in the gang lifestyle and anti social behaviour, connecting them with services including education,... Read more of this article