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Video: Minister Roban Hosts Hamper/Toy Drive

Video: Minister Roban Hosts Hamper/Toy Drive

Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban is celebrating 10 years as an elected MP for Pembroke East, and with the help of party members and supporters, is holding events this weekend to give back to the community. Speaking earlier today, Mr Roban told Bernews, “The team is now in here putting together the... Read more of this article

BPS Christmas Donations & Community Initiatives

BPS Christmas Donations & Community Initiatives

As part of their effort to show that “policing is not all about enforcement,” many police officers and support staff  are holding several community initiatives for the holiday season. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is headed into the holidays full steam ahead, with several community initiatives taking... Read more of this article

AON Donate $10K For Radiation Therapy

AON Donate $10K For Radiation Therapy

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre [BCHC] announced today [Dec 15] that AON Group [Bermuda] Ltd. had gifted $10,000 to support BCHC’s radiation therapy initiative. This donation brings BCHC close to reaching the $10M radiation therapy capital campaign goal funding the design, build and medical equipment for the Radiation Therapy Unit which opened in... Read more of this article

200 Students Make Holiday Cards For Seniors

200 Students Make Holiday Cards For Seniors

Recipients of Meals and Wheels have or will receive a surprise with their meals this week – personalized greeting cards created by 200 students from Bermuda’s primary schools. Front row:​ Aldwin Aquino, P6, of Purvis Primary school​ and Tiegan Thomas, Year 7, of Warwick Academy​; Back Row: ​Ms. Kievonne Simmons, Purvis Primary School, Ms.... Read more of this article

PLP C15′s Hamper Drive & Children’s Party

PLP C15′s Hamper Drive & Children’s Party

Deputy Premier Walter Roban is celebrating 10 years as an elected MP for Pembroke East, and with the help of party members and supporters, he is holding events this upcoming weekend to give back to the community. A PLP spokesperson said, “The Hon. Walter H. Roban JP Deputy Premier, Minister of Transport and Regulatory Affairs is, this month, celebrating... Read more of this article

Teachers Rugby Club Donate Holiday Hampers

Teachers Rugby Club Donate Holiday Hampers

Teachers Rugby Football Club are helping to spread the Christmas cheer this holiday season by donating Christmas hampers to the Family Centre. The donation — spearheaded by men’s Captain Aldo Campbell — saw members of the club pull together to raise funds that could be put towards helping families who are struggling through the holiday... Read more of this article

Artex Team Helps Restoration Of Trunk Island

Artex Team Helps Restoration Of Trunk Island

Last week, 17 Artex employees and their family members participated in a charitable event in partnership with the Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] – a registered Bermuda charity that supports the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo.In 2015 BZS purchased a 2.4 acre lot on Trunk Island, in Harrington Sound, with plans to create an outdoor classroom for... Read more of this article

TMR Spreads Holiday Cheer At Lefroy House

TMR Spreads Holiday Cheer At Lefroy House

For the past five years, Tokio Millennium Re [TMR] has been spreading holiday cheer to the residents of Lefroy House. It all started when TMR supported the Centre on Philanthropy’s Holiday Cheer appeal and picked Lefroy House back in 2013. Back then the residents were asked for their wish list and members of the TMR Donations Committee went out and... Read more of this article

Students Donate Toys, Money To Salvation Army

Students Donate Toys, Money To Salvation Army

Students at Saltus Grammar School have collected hundreds of toys and more than $1,200 to donate to the Salvation Army’s Christmas Toy Drive.Ann Paynter, the Director of Middle School, said: “We had a fantastic response. Originally, we put aside one day for donations, but so many people asked for another chance, so we added another day. “It... Read more of this article

Marsh And Guy Carpenter Donate To TEDS

Marsh And Guy Carpenter Donate To TEDS

Marsh and Guy Carpenter announced today its participation in The Eliza DoLittle Society’s [TEDS] annual Making Hunger History initiative. Marsh and Guy Carpenter are wholly owned subsidiaries of Marsh & McLennan Companies [MMC], a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and human... Read more of this article

Primary Students Donate $2,000 To MOM

Primary Students Donate $2,000 To MOM

Earlier this week, four students from West End Primary who participated in the Live. Love. Life. talent showcase donated their prize of $2,000 to Moms on a Mission [MOM Bermuda]. National Security Minister, Wayne Caines, Principal Trina Cariah, Pastor Leroy Bean, D’Xy Roberts, A’nyaz Wilkinson-Gibbons, Kenya Robinson, Legend Stevenson, Lisa Swan,... Read more of this article

Runners Raise Over $20K For Radiation Therapy

Runners Raise Over $20K For Radiation Therapy

Earlier this year, three incredible runners took to the street of London to run 26.2 miles at the Virgin Money London Marathon. Each step they took was a worthy cause; to help raise money for Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre’s new radiation therapy unit. As final donations have now been received, the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre said would like... Read more of this article

Photos: Christmas Trees Decorated By Charities

Photos: Christmas Trees Decorated By Charities

The Washington Mall is playing host to a number of Christmas trees, with the initiative serving to bring festive cheer to the Mall while also assisting the island’s charities, as charitable donations of $2,500; $1,000; and $750 will be made to the winners. This year the focus was on charities that deal with disabilities, so seven charities decorated... Read more of this article