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One Hour Video: BBBS Thank Your Mentor Day

One Hour Video: BBBS Thank Your Mentor Day

January is Mentoring Month, and today [Jan 19] Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda commemorated the occasion by hosting a “Thank Your Mentor” event on the steps of City Hall, where the Big Sister and Big Brother of the Year were announced.During this event the audience heard powerful messages from ‘Bigs’ and ‘Littles’ in... Read more of this article

Market Participants Raise $700 For Charity

Market Participants Raise $700 For Charity

Traders showed the meaning of the holiday spirit when they raised $700 for local charity, Tomorrow’s Voices. Each business taking part in a Holiday Market last month at Dockyard contributed $50 each – half the fee to take part – towards charity. Stephanie Rodill, West End Development Corporation’s Marketing & Events Manager, said: “We... Read more of this article

Jan 19: BBBS To Host “Thank Your Mentor Day”

Jan 19: BBBS To Host “Thank Your Mentor Day”

January is Mentoring Month and this Thursday [Jan 19] Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda will commemorate the occasion by hosting a “Thank Your Mentor” event on the steps of City Hall. They would like to invite the Bermuda public to come out to celebrate Mentors in Bermuda, with the event set to take place from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. In the event... Read more of this article

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

The Salvation Army has extended their thanks to the community for the “enormous support” this past Christmas, saying the donations “made a huge impact in making peoples’ lives better.”Salvation Army Divisional Commander Major Frank Pittman said, “The Salvation Army wants to sincerely thank you, the Bermuda Community,... Read more of this article

Friends Of Hospice Hold ‘Memorial Moon Walk’

Friends Of Hospice Hold ‘Memorial Moon Walk’

Friends of Hospice held their first ‘Memorial Moon Walk’ last night to “celebrate family and friends who are living with a life limiting illness and to remember those near and dear to us who have passed away.” A spokesperson said, “The first Memorial Moon Walk proved to be a wonderful night with about 130 participants tranquilly... Read more of this article

Garden Club Helps Clean Up Before Marathon

Garden Club Helps Clean Up Before Marathon

Members of the Garden Club of Bermuda cleaned up part of the race route before the start of the Bermuda Marathon Weekend, and in addition, the Garden Club made a donation of $5,000 to Keep Bermuda Beautiful. For several years, Garden Club members have donned their gardening gloves and come out to do a KBB litter cleanup in advance of the Bermuda Marathon... Read more of this article

BPS Raise $5,225 In ‘Movember’ Fundraising

BPS Raise $5,225 In ‘Movember’ Fundraising

Detective Superintendent Sean Field-Lament as well as a team of seven Constables consisting of Daniel Cole, Anthony Smith, Khalid Pitcher, David McHugh, Ralshon Douglas, Michael Charlton and Christopher Rodrigues grew moustaches in support of the recent Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre’s ‘Movember’ men’s health awareness campaign. Combined,... Read more of this article

Free Meals Provided At Community Dinner

Free Meals Provided At Community Dinner

On Sunday, Police Eastern Community Action Team officers in conjunction with the St. George’s Parish Council and Kenny’s Kitchen held the 4th annual post-Christmas / New Year’s dinner at the Open Door Christian Assembly Church Hall in St. David’s.“The event provided hot meals, including a dessert option, to members of the St. George’s... Read more of this article

Senior Men’s & Women’s Rugby On Saturday

Senior Men’s & Women’s Rugby On Saturday

Senior Men’s and Women’s rugby action will return to the National Sports Centre on Saturday [Jan 14], with four matches on the schedule. The Bermuda Police Rugby Club will pay their respects to former Police Officer Paul Marsden, who passed away during a match against Mariners RFC in 2006, an occasion they’ve marked every year since. The... Read more of this article

Memorial Moon Walk To Be Held On January 13

Memorial Moon Walk To Be Held On January 13

Friends of Hospice have organised a new event for the community called ‘Memorial Moon Walk,’ promising to be “a tranquil walk under a full bright moon.” The event will take place at night during the full moon on Friday, January 13, starting at 6.30pm at Chaplin Bay in Warwick. Registration begins at 6.30pm, with a $5 fee for each... Read more of this article

Knowledge Quest Receives $5,000 Donation

Knowledge Quest Receives $5,000 Donation

Marsh and Guy Carpenter have made a $5,000 donation to Knowledge Quest, which will help Knowledge Quest in its mission to provide scholarships for academically capable Bermudians in need of financial assistance. Knowledge Quest’s scholarships provide students with funding for college or university abroad. Marsh’s Laura Norman; Cynthia Cox, Director,... Read more of this article

Argus Donates $15,000 To Family Centre

Argus Donates $15,000 To Family Centre

The Argus Group has made a $15,000 donation to Family Centre in support of the charity’s Youth Development Zone counselling programme [YDZ]. The YDZ is a community initiative launched in 2011 that offers services to the youth population living in North East Hamilton. The Family Centre provides YDZ with child and family counselling. By the end of... Read more of this article

29th Annual P.A.L.S. Walk Set For February 19

29th Annual P.A.L.S. Walk Set For February 19

The 29th Annual P.A.L.S. Walk will be held on Sunday, February 19, 2017 to support patient cancer care in Bermuda. This is their major annual fundraiser, with contributed funds donated to medical care, equipment and supplies for cancer patients in Bermuda. Last year’s event attracted a record 641 participants and raised $46,191. This year we are aiming... Read more of this article