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Photos: Kaleidoscope Jamboree Fundraiser

Photos: Kaleidoscope Jamboree Fundraiser

The Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation [KAF] hosted their seventh annual Kaleidoscopic Jamboree fundraiser yesterday [Nov 16] in their backyard on the corner of Parsons Road and Jubilee Road in Devonshire. Organizers previously said, “Kaleidoscope will be bringing the 1975 eco-based classic ‘Michael Bird Boy’ to life. Michael Bird Boy, written by Tomie... Read more of this article

Assault Bike Challenge Raises Money For Charity

Assault Bike Challenge Raises Money For Charity

Dave Wolffe, owner of the FIT4LIFE Gym, recently organized an assault bike challenge to raise money for the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre, with the additional goal of increasing awareness of breast cancer in Bermuda.Mr. Wolffe said, “On, October 26, I organized an assault bike challenge at my gym with the hope of raising money for the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Christmas Car Wash Raises $1,700 For Charity

Christmas Car Wash Raises $1,700 For Charity

The Bermuda Boys Brigade and the Church Girls’ Brigade worked together at their annual Christmas Car Wash at St. Paul’s Church car park in Paget today [Nov 16] raising a total of $1,700 to assist families in need.“The Boys’ Brigade also had a Christmas Sale of holiday decorations and gifts in the hall. The Boys’ Brigade and Church Girls’... Read more of this article

KFC Donates Over $5,000 To Knowledge Quest

KFC Donates Over $5,000 To Knowledge Quest

Following a very successful 5th consecutive ‘Halloween Treat Voucher’ Campaign, KFC announced that they raised $5,058 in support of Knowledge Quest, after another year of selling treat voucher booklets at their Queen Street, Hamilton location. Knowledge Quest has provided approximately 220 college and university scholarships to Bermudians of limited... Read more of this article

Garden Club Of Bermuda To Host Fundraiser

Garden Club Of Bermuda To Host Fundraiser

The Garden Club of Bermuda will be hosting a fundraising event on Saturday, November 23, from 10.00am to 3.00pm. Admission is $20 for adults, $10 for students aged 10-18, and free for children below 10. A spokesperson said, “The Garden Club of Bermuda Open House & Gardens at Palm Grove will be held on Saturday, November 23. “All... Read more of this article

Clarien Help Local Charity With Clean-Up Efforts

Clarien Help Local Charity With Clean-Up Efforts

More than 20 Clarien Bank employees volunteered their time to doing light landscaping work at WindReach Bermuda, to help with necessary cleanup efforts following Hurricane Humberto. The staff members devoted half a day on Friday, November 1 to carrying out various tasks including the pulling of weeds, clearing of small rocks and stones, digging up of... Read more of this article

Kaleidoscopic Jamboree Set For November 16

Kaleidoscopic Jamboree Set For November 16

Kaleidoscope will be holding its seventh annual Jamboree Fundraiser on Saturday, November 16 from 9.30am to 1.30pm in their backyard on the corner of Parsons Road and Jubilee Road in Devonshire. A spokesperson said, “Kaleidoscope will be bringing the 1975 eco-based classic ‘Michael Bird Boy’ to life. Michael Bird Boy, written by Tomie dePaola,... Read more of this article

Video: Freemasons Fund Donate To Charities

Video: Freemasons Fund Donate To Charities

The Freemasons Fund For Bermuda made $2,500 donations to five local charities, with Vision Bermuda, WindReach, the Continental Society, Technology Leadership Forum, and Beyond Rugby all receiving donations.A spokesperson said, “The Freemasons Fund For Bermuda [FFFB] has been functioning most effectively since 1981 and has donated over $350,000 to... Read more of this article

Students Organising Walkathon For Diabetes

Students Organising Walkathon For Diabetes

A walk-a-thon to raise money for charity will be staged at Saltus thanks to the efforts of a group of students who came up with the idea, planned it and pitched it to judges. Year 8 students took part in a study on diabetes in Bermuda led by Humanities Teacher, Briley Habib who had completed a professional development course to design a project. From... Read more of this article

STAR’s Pre World AIDS Day Family Fun Day

STAR’s Pre World AIDS Day Family Fun Day

The STAR [Supportive Therapy for persons with AIDS/HIV and their Relatives] Pre World AIDS Day Family Fun Day will be held on Saturday, November 30 with a “run-walk-cycle-swim for STAR” event that leads to an open house at Light House on 131 South Road in Smith’s. The event page says that the open house will have activities including “fun,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Peddlers Porch At Somersfield

Photos & Video: Peddlers Porch At Somersfield

Somersfield Academy held its “Peddler’s Porch” event today [Nov 9] with vendors selling a large range of products including gift items, baked goods, used items, candles, hot dogs and more. The 19-minute live video replay is below:Today’s inclement weather did not stop the annual flea market sale from going on and the parking lot was filled... Read more of this article

Spirit House Fall Festival On Sunday

Spirit House Fall Festival On Sunday

The Spirit House Bermuda will be hosting the Spirit House Fall Festival on Sunday [Nov 10] from 1.00pm until 8.00pm. Admission to the event is $30 which will give access to yoga sessions, kirtan, vendor village, and bonfire. Lunch will cost $10, which will be served at 1.00pm while dinner will cost $15, which will be served at 6.00pm. Attendees can... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Foundation Receives Donation

Bermuda College Foundation Receives Donation

The Green family has made a donation of $5,000 to the newly established Bermuda College Foundation. The Bermuda College Foundation, which recently put out a call for support, aims to raise funds to improve and modernise the facilities at Bermuda College. Established in 1974, Bermuda College is the only post-secondary educational institute on the island... Read more of this article