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Photos: Clarien Staff Assist Meals On Wheels

Photos: Clarien Staff Assist Meals On Wheels

As part of its GiveBack programme, Clarien Bank is working to assist Meals on Wheels during the holiday season, with members of the bank’s staff helping with meal preparation. Clarien Bank Limited recently launched its 10th annual Holiday GiveBack Programme and encouraged its employees, customers and the community at large to celebrate the season... Read more of this article

Group Seeks Sponsors For Christmas Giveaway

Group Seeks Sponsors For Christmas Giveaway

Free Food Bermuda’s third annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is celebrating the true meaning of Christmas by assisting families in need. “However, we need your help and are seeking sponsors who would like to support a family,” a spokesperson said. “With the generosity of donations through our Twelve Days of Christmas Giveaway,... Read more of this article

Digicel Gift Wrapping With Donations To Charity

Digicel Gift Wrapping With Donations To Charity

Tomorrow is the second day of Digicel‘s gift wrapping service allowing everyone to bring their gifts in to get wrapped by the charity volunteers in the Digicel store in exchange for a minimum donation of $5. Each week 100% of the donations raised will be given to Digicel’s charity partners. Tomorrow money is being raised for the Women’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Charity Christmas Trees Decorated

Photos: Charity Christmas Trees Decorated

A number of charity Christmas trees were recently decorated, with the public invited to view the trees and cast a vote for their favorite in an initiative sponsored by Sun Life Financial and Washington Properties. The trees are available to be seen at Washington Mall. Organizations taking part are eligible to win a grand prize of a $2,500 donation,... Read more of this article

Interact Club Students Help Pack Food Hampers

Interact Club Students Help Pack Food Hampers

The Bermuda Rotary Interact Club, which consists of 27 high school students from public, private and home schools, is continuing to serve the community, with students recently gathering to pack fourteen food hampers for families in need.The hampers were given to the Salvation Army to distribute, with the foods being donated by Interact students, friends... Read more of this article

Marsh And Guy Donate To Friends Of Hospice

Marsh And Guy Donate To Friends Of Hospice

Marsh and Guy Carpenter made a $5,000 donation to Friends of Hospice, a charity that supports hospice care in Bermuda. The Marsh and Guy Carpenter donation is being used for the professional development of the Agape House, Bermuda’s in-patient hospice, staff. To this end, a palliative hospice care trainer will host a one-week training for staff that... Read more of this article

Three Charities Receive Donations From Conyers

Three Charities Receive Donations From Conyers

Conyers has donated $6000 to three Bermuda charities as part of their World Rugby Classic hospitality event. The three charities that received donations were the Chewstick Foundation, Coalition for the Protection of Children and the Sloop Foundation. “Giving back to the community is important to our Firm. We know that this is also important to our... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Volunteers Thanked For Their Service

Bermuda’s Volunteers Thanked For Their Service

With International Volunteer Day being marked on December 5th, the Centre on Philanthropy said they would like to recognize and thank Bermuda’s volunteers for their exceptional service to our community. According to Eventbright, “International Volunteer Day [IVD] – 5 December is an international observance designated by the United Nations... Read more of this article

Appleby Moustaches Raise $5,914 For BCHS

Appleby Moustaches Raise $5,914 For BCHS

Appleby participants raised $5,914 for the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre during the annual ‘Movember’ challenge. The Centre sets the month-long challenge every year encouraging ‘Mo Bros’ to sign up and grow their moustache for 30 days in November. ‘Mo Sistas’ can sign up to support the men in their lives while promoting men’s health... Read more of this article

Global Indemnity Re Donate $100K To Charity

Global Indemnity Re Donate $100K To Charity

Following the company making a $100,000 donation, the Centre on Philanthropy said they are “thrilled that Global Indemnity Re has made such a generous donation to ourselves and nine of our non-profit members.” “Without such support, non-profit organizations would be hard pressed to meet the growing demand for their programmes and services,... Read more of this article

WiRe Supports Young Woman’s Race Training

WiRe Supports Young Woman’s Race Training

WiRe [Women in Reinsurance] has donated $1,500 to fund a scholarship for a young Bermudian woman to participate in advanced race training at an island sailing club. The scholarship is funded on behalf of WiRe by donations from WiRe board members Kathleen Faries, Head of Bermuda for Tokio Millennium Re AG, and Kathleen Reardon, CEO of Hamilton Re. “We... Read more of this article

2nd Annual Neil Burnie Foundation Fundraiser

2nd Annual Neil Burnie Foundation Fundraiser

The second annual Neil Burnie Foundation Fundraiser will be held on December 1 at the Mariner’s Club at 22 Richmond Road in Pembroke. Doors will open at 7.00pm, with the show beginning at 8.00pm, including performances by BONES, Triad, Chris Finsness, The Big Days, and Val Sherwood, along with food by Smokin’ Barrel Food Truck. Tickets are available... Read more of this article

Marsh And Guy Carpenter Donate To Red Cross

Marsh And Guy Carpenter Donate To Red Cross

Marsh and Guy Carpenter made a donation to the Bermuda Red Cross for the purchase of a new electrical hoist. Electric hoists are used to move immobile or near immobile individuals, most commonly out of bed and into a wheel chair. The electric hoists are primarily used by elderly people who have had strokes or have virtually no muscle strength. They... Read more of this article