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Mark Anderson Completes Charity Walk

Mark Anderson Completes Charity Walk

Bus driver Mark Anderson used a different mode of transportation yesterday [Sept 18] to make his way from Dockyard to St. George’s, with the kindhearted entertainer walking the length of the island in a bid to raise money for the Centre Against Abuse. He started out from the Maritime Museum Dockyard at 6.00am and walked the length of the island,... Read more of this article

P.A.L.S. To Host Mad Hair Day On Sept 26th

P.A.L.S. To Host Mad Hair Day On Sept 26th

P.A.L.S. will be holding its third Annual Mad Hair Day fundraising event on Friday, 26th September 2014. A spokesperson said, “Schools, businesses, clubs, organisations and friends are invited to join the fun by donating $5.00 to wear their hair in a Mad or Crazy way for the day. “Each participant donating $5.00 will receive a commemorative... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross To Host Regional Meeting

Bermuda Red Cross To Host Regional Meeting

Bermuda Red Cross is hosting a Regional Coordination meeting of Red Cross Disaster Risk Reduction Program Coordinators at Coco Reef Hotel from September 22-26, 2014. Representatives from the Red Cross Branches in Anguilla, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Montserrat and Turks and Caicos will be joined by the Regional DRR Coordinator, Chintan... Read more of this article

Chewstick To Host Neo-Griot Lounge Events

Chewstick To Host Neo-Griot Lounge Events

On Friday, September 19 and Saturday, September 20, 2014, dynamic local talents will be featured at The Chewstick Neo-Griot Lounge, providing music, local entertainment, and energetic performances. The proceedings will begin with Live Fridays, featuring The 3 Kings, and continue Saturday with an intimate concert featuring international performing artist... Read more of this article

HOUSE Charity For Men Officially Launches

HOUSE Charity For Men Officially Launches

The registered charity House of Unity and Self-Empowerment [HOUSE] was officially launched today [Sept 18]. As the brainchild of Mr. Antoine Bean, the organization will focus specifically on addressing issues experienced by Bermuda’s male population. Mr. Bean said, “When I first identified areas of my own life that I was not happy with,... Read more of this article

Round-The-Sound Swimathon On Oct 12th

Round-The-Sound Swimathon On Oct 12th

The 24th annual Round-the-Sound Swimathon is set to take place on October 12, 2014, bringing together swimming enthusiasts in order to take part in the event, which features distance categories including 10 km, 7.25 km, 4 km, 2 km, and 0.8 km. The plotted course will take swimmers in a general circle, with each distance category seeing swimmers start... Read more of this article

$48K Raised For Charity At Give Back Games

$48K Raised For Charity At Give Back Games

Despite a high surf caused by Hurricane Eduardo’s fury as it churned by the island yesterday [Sept 16], The Centre on Philanthropy successfully hosted its sixth annual ‘Give Back Games’ beach-style Olympics on Horseshoe Bay. The event saw 9 corporate teams representing 9 local charities, competing for prize money for their chosen charity. Tokio... Read more of this article

Bermuda Peace Day Road Race On Sunday

Bermuda Peace Day Road Race On Sunday

The 1st Annual Bermuda Peace Day Road Race will be held on Sunday [Sept 21] with the event beginning and ending at Victoria Park. Race participants will get underway at 9am. Participants are invited to dress up as their favorite pop, rap, reggae, soul, funk or hip hop artist. There will be prizes for top runners, best costumes and more. Proceeds from... Read more of this article

New Gift Shop Opens In New KEMH Wing

New Gift Shop Opens In New KEMH Wing

The Hospitals Auxiliary of Bermuda [HAB] opened its new Gift Shop in the lobby of the new Acute Care Wing today [Sept 15], featuring more space than its previous location and new stock items for sale. For the first time, the Gift Shop is offering a self-service coffee bar, with a choice of different coffees and teas along with wrapped baked goods. Opening... Read more of this article

P.A.L.S. Getting Set To Host Mad Hair Day

P.A.L.S. Getting Set To Host Mad Hair Day

P.A.L.S. Bermuda is getting set to host their Mad Hair Day on September 26, 2014 in an effort to raise money for the charitable group. The event sees people offer a donation of $5 in order to wear their hair in a “mad or crazy” fashion for the day. A spokesperson said, “Ever wake up in the morning and wished you could lie in bed for... Read more of this article


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