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Intern Community Day Proves Successful

Intern Community Day Proves Successful

A group of interns who participated in The Centre on Philanthrophy’s sixth annual Summer Intern Community Day, celebrated on Nelson Mandela Day, participating in service projects at 10 non-profit organisations. A spokesperson said, “It’s fitting that The Centre on Philanthropy celebrated its sixth annual Summer Intern Community Day on... Read more of this article

BCF To Donate Over $400K To Eight Groups

BCF To Donate Over $400K To Eight Groups

The Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF] has revealed that it will be giving more than $400,000 to eight nonprofit programs in five fields of work. The grants help nonprofits to improve the lives of people throughout Bermuda, along with producing a key piece of early childhood development research. A spokesperson said, “Through the Buechner Society... Read more of this article

Validus To Sponsor Volunteer Trip To Bolivia

Validus To Sponsor Volunteer Trip To Bolivia

Validus Holdings Ltd has revealed that it will be donating $20,000 and sponsoring three volunteers from the Beyond Rugby Bermuda program to participate in Bermuda Overseas Mission’s [BOM] volunteer trip to Cochabamba, Bolivia to build houses in partnership with Habitat for Humanity. This is the third year that Validus has sponsored BOM’s annual... Read more of this article

Care@Home Reveals Its 2014 Care Giveaway

Care@Home Reveals Its 2014 Care Giveaway

Care@Home Services has revealed its second annual Care Giveaway, set to take place on December 8, 2014. Care@Home is a bespoke nanny placement and domestic staffing firm servicing more than 100 client families locally. A spokesperson said, “Inspired by the number of items that Managing Director Barbara Williams had available to give away after... Read more of this article

BISL Celebrates 25 Years Of Cargo Service

BISL Celebrates 25 Years Of Cargo Service

Bermuda International Shipping Ltd [BISL] recently hosted a reception celebrating 25 years of weekly cargo service from the Port of Salem, New Jersey to Bermuda. In commemoration of the 25 year milestone and in support of the Bermuda maritime community, the company donated $12,500 each to the Bermuda Sloop Foundation and the National Museum of Bermuda. A... Read more of this article

CCTA Donates $1,000 Through CableVision

CCTA Donates $1,000 Through CableVision

For the fifth year in a row, Bermuda CableVision has today given a $1,000 donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda [BBBS] through the generosity of the Caribbean Cable and Telecommunications Association’s Community Charities [CCTA] Programme. A spokesperson said, “Big Brothers Big Sisters Bermuda was nominated for the grant by Bermuda... Read more of this article

Community Fair Today At  Bernard Park

Community Fair Today At Bernard Park

The Pembroke Parish Council will be hosting a Community Unity Fair today [July 19] from 1.00pm to 5.00pm at Bernard Park. There is no admission fee for this event, which will feature majorettes, music, races, various games, tug of war and more. Related PostsFamily Centre Fundraising Event Smith’s Parish Council Hosting Seniors Tea Bermuda... Read more of this article

Improv Comedy Cup Match Set For July 17, 18

Improv Comedy Cup Match Set For July 17, 18

The third annual Improv Comedy Cup Match, aimed at raising money for The Family Centre, The BMDS Charitable Trust, and IMPACT Mentoring Academy, is set to be held at the Daylesford Theatre on July 17 and July 18, 2014 at 8.00pm. A spokesperson said, “A portion of funds raised each night will go to support the Family Centre. They perform essential... Read more of this article

Chatterbox Preschool’s Art Auction To Aid BZS

Chatterbox Preschool’s Art Auction To Aid BZS

Students at Chatterbox Preschool have recently been making waves in the art world, thanks to their recent studies about the ocean. The result was a fantastic art auction, featuring art inspired by sea creatures found at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum, and Zoo, and the school chose to donate the funds raised from that auction to the Bermuda Zoological... Read more of this article

BHCT’s Final Push On Why It Matters Campaign

BHCT’s Final Push On Why It Matters Campaign

The Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust [BHCT] is just about the launch the final push toward the “Why it Matters” campaign, with an emphasis on engaging the entire community. A spokesperson said, “While the campaign is more than 75% complete, there is still a way to go for the September deadline to make the final $20 million payment... Read more of this article


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