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EY Donates $200K To Hurricane Dorian Relief

EY Donates $200K To Hurricane Dorian Relief

EY today announced a $200,000 donation to Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas. Leadership of the EY region of the Bahamas, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands will donate $100,000, with EY Americas matching the donation, to The Bahamas National Emergency Management Authority [NEMA]. “This is an extraordinarily difficult time... Read more of this article

Tomorrow’s Voices To Host Sip & Paint Event

Tomorrow’s Voices To Host Sip & Paint Event

Tomorrow’s Voices is getting set to host a Sip & Paint event on September 29 at the Bermuda Society of Arts on the third floor of City Hall in Hamilton in an effort to raise funds for its Autism Early Intervention Centre. A spokesperson said, “With over 100 guests all creating artwork for a great cause, the night is set to be epic.... Read more of this article

Charity Screenings Of Downton Abbey Movie

Charity Screenings Of Downton Abbey Movie

Downton Abbey is revisited in a newly released movie continuation of the hugely popular TV historical soap opera. Bermudian fans of the show can catch up with the post-World War One goings-ons of the aristocratic Crawley family and their domestic servants as well as help a good cause at two charity screenings of the film on Thursday [Sept 19]. The Action... Read more of this article

St. George’s Preparatory Students Give Back

St. George’s Preparatory Students Give Back

[Written by Vejay Steede] For the students of the St. George’s Preparatory School [SGPS], this week has been about much more than getting back to school. An initiative was presented to them at their first assembly on Tuesday morning. P6 Teacher, Social Studies Teacher Leader, and resident Good Samaritan, Tamara Sukdeo, told the school about the recent... Read more of this article

End-To-End: Charities Should Submit Application

End-To-End: Charities Should Submit Application

Bermuda’s charities are being asked to submit applications for donations from the 2020 End-to-End event. A spokesperson said, “The focus will again be on the Bermuda Family and applications are being sought from charities that will address seniors basic needs and support services; youth enrichment opportunities to help overcome negative... Read more of this article

Family Centre Beach Bash Party Tomorrow

Family Centre Beach Bash Party Tomorrow

The Family Centre is getting set to hold its annual Beach Bash fundraising event tomorrow [Sept 14] from 7.00pm to 12.00am at the Fairmont Southampton Beach Club. A spokesperson said, “Don’t miss the last beach party of the summer. There is still time to join the Family Centre for their annual Beach Bash fundraising event, Vitamin Sea. “This... Read more of this article

Martha Dismont To Retire From Family Centre

Martha Dismont To Retire From Family Centre

[Updated] Family Centre today [Sept 12] announced that Martha Dismont, the organization’s Founder and Executive Director, has decided to retire effective June 2020. Dr. Sandy De Silva, current Director of Services, has been appointed as Executive Director Designate, to succeed Mrs. Dismont next year. A spokesperson said, “Originally from New... Read more of this article

BIU Launch Fundraising Drive To Help Bahamas

BIU Launch Fundraising Drive To Help Bahamas

The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] launched a fundraising drive to assist the Bahamas, which has been devastated by Hurricane Dorian and is in urgent need of assistance. The latest reports from the international media state, “Bahamas emergency services have listed 2,500 people as missing after Hurricane Dorian struck the islands last week. This... Read more of this article

$100,000 Donated To Red Cross For Bahamas

$100,000 Donated To Red Cross For Bahamas

The Bermuda Red Cross has collected over $100,000 so far after launching an appeal to aid the Bahamas after they sustained catastrophic damage from Hurricane Dorian. A spokesperson said, “On September 3rd we launched an appeal to the residents of Bermuda to aid those devastated by Hurricane Dorian, one of the strongest hurricanes on record in the... Read more of this article

Sept 22: Zurich 5K Run & Walk To Support OCAB

Sept 22: Zurich 5K Run & Walk To Support OCAB

The Zurich 5k Run & Walk is set to be held on Sunday, September 22 with proceeds supporting Ovarian Cancer Awareness Bermuda [OCAB]. The event page said, “Many women die from ovarian cancer, mainly due to late diagnosis. OCAB want to help build awareness and encourage early detection of ovarian cancer. How? Through raising awareness of ovarian... Read more of this article

Vasco Youth Program Host Fundraising Dinners

Vasco Youth Program Host Fundraising Dinners

The Vasco Youth Program and Vasco Da Gama Club will be hosting fundraising dinner events on Saturday [Sept 14] and Saturday, September 21 at Vasco da Gama Club, 51 Raid Street in Hamilton. Both events will cost $45 for adults and $30 for children below 12 years old. All funds raised will support the Vasco Youth Program. Related StoriesWest... Read more of this article

Bart’s Bash Fun Sailing Race On September 15

Bart’s Bash Fun Sailing Race On September 15

U Sail Bermuda will be hosting an event titled “Bart’s Bash”, a fun sailing race which will take place on Harrington Sound on Sunday [Sept 15] from 12.30pm to 4.00pm. An online post said, “It is a fun sailing race which takes place world wide to get as many people on the water and encourage new people to try it by sailing with... Read more of this article

Sept 20: HPYSP To Host Movie Night Fundraiser

Sept 20: HPYSP To Host Movie Night Fundraiser

The Hamilton Parish Youth Soccer Program [HPYSP] is getting set to present a “Movie Night” fundraiser event on Friday, September 20 at the Francis Patton school hall, with screenings of two films to take place. The films to be shown include Incredibles 2 at 6.30pm, followed by Captain Marvel at 8.30pm. Trailer for Incredibles 2Trailer for Captain... Read more of this article