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Hamilton Princess Staff Play Football For Charity

Hamilton Princess Staff Play Football For Charity

Celebrity chef, Marcus Samuelsson, of Marcus’ restaurant headed up Hamilton Princess & Beach Club’s football team in a recent friendly round-robin tournament with principal suppliers, Butterfield & Vallis, BGA, and Pitt & Co. The tournament, played at the North Village Community Club football field, was held to foster team building... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Get It Green’ Shelly Bay Cleanup

Video: ‘Get It Green’ Shelly Bay Cleanup

Jawonday Smith is promoting a video dubbed ‘Get it Green’ in an effort to “inspire the community to get out there and help clean up our island.” Mr. Smith said, “We recently did a cleanup along the Shelly Bay stretch and would like for the community to see what we found. The video is somewhat comical but it has serious educational... Read more of this article

Kraft Cares Campaign Raises $4,200 For PALS

Kraft Cares Campaign Raises $4,200 For PALS

A cheque in the amount of $4,200 was recently presented to PALS from the KraftHeinz and Butterfield & Vallis Kraft Cares Campaign. A spokesperson said, “KraftHeinz and Butterfield & Vallis recently completed the first quarter of their Kraft Cares Campaign. For a limited time, with the purchase of any Kraft Cheese product at stores throughout... Read more of this article

Video: Zane DeSilva Donates $50K To Footballers

Video: Zane DeSilva Donates $50K To Footballers

Tourism Minister and Island Construction owner Zane DeSilva officially presented a cheque for $50,000 to the 2019 Bermuda Gold Cup football team today [July 10], saying the donation is to show appreciation to the team and also help them with their journey.Minister DeSilva previously confirmed the donation was being made in his personal capacity, saying,... Read more of this article

Over $18,000 Raised To Assist Unai’ah Ball

Over $18,000 Raised To Assist Unai’ah Ball

[Written by Don Burgess] A 13-year-old has had to be rushed off the island to due bleeding around the brain. Unai’ah Ball went to King Edward Memorial Hospital on Friday morning with severe headaches. While there, she passed out in front of staff and it was discovered that she had bleeding around the brain and was then flown to Boston’s... Read more of this article

Fundraising Success For 100 Women In Finance

Fundraising Success For 100 Women In Finance

Investing in the Next Generation was a theme very much at the heart of the 100 Women in Finance [100WF] Gala Dinner, which recently took place at Sandymount in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Almost 150 guests gathered at Sandymount’s stunning property for a magical evening of food, drinks, live music and a silent auction, with a sunset view... Read more of this article

Charity Shops Appeal For Community’s Help

Charity Shops Appeal For Community’s Help

The Charity Thrift Shops of Bermuda are asking the public to observe designated drop-off times in order to avoid damage and theft to donated items. A spokesperson said, “The Charity Thrift Shops of Bermuda have come together to ask for the community’s help. Most of the shops are finding when donations are dropped off outside the drop off days... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Donates $10,000 To Flora Fund

Clarien Bank Donates $10,000 To Flora Fund

For the second year in a row, Clarien Bank has announced it will make a donation to The Flora Fund, this time giving $10,000 in aid of the athletic support charity. Established in May 2018, the Flora Fund was launched by Bermuda’s hometown hero Flora Duffy – a multiple ITU women’s triathlon champion – in partnership with the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Bermuda Lionfish Task Force Donates To BZS

Bermuda Lionfish Task Force Donates To BZS

The Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] announced today that the Bermuda Lionfish Task Force [BLTF] has sponsored the Lionfish exhibit at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo’s [BAMZ]. “In 2000, the lionfish was first discovered in Bermuda in a tide pool at Devonshire Bay and kept in a private aquarium. Entered into the Agricultural Exhibition... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Rubber Duck Derby In St George’s

Photos/Video: Rubber Duck Derby In St George’s

Friends of Hospice Rubber Duck Derby celebrated its 22nd Anniversary yesterday [June 23] with the event spanning across both King’s Square and Ordnance Island. Friends of Hospices is the charity that supports Agape House, Bermuda’s only hospice. The Derby is Friends of Hospice major annual fundraiser. The 56-minute live video replay is below:The... Read more of this article

June 30: Bermuda Institute Fundraising Concert

June 30: Bermuda Institute Fundraising Concert

The Bermuda Institute will host a fundraising concert on Sunday, June 30 at 6.00pm in the Bermuda Institute Auditorium on Middle Road in Southampton. The concert will raise funds to support the school’s S.T.E.A.M. [Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math] program and provide financial aid to students. Vice Principal and music teacher Owen... Read more of this article

100WF Gala To Support Duke Of Edinburgh

100WF Gala To Support Duke Of Edinburgh

100 Women in Finance [100WF], a global network of professionals in the finance industry, has selected The Duke of Edinburgh Bermuda as the beneficiary for its 2019 gala event, with its Bermuda Summer Sunset at Sandymount, Bailey’s Bay set to be held on June 22. A spokesperson said, “The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Bermuda is a... Read more of this article

Chewstick Summer Retreat On Paget Island

Chewstick Summer Retreat On Paget Island

The Chewstick Foundation will be hosting their 2019 Summer Retreat on Paget Island from Friday, June 28 until Sunday, June 30, 2019. A spokesperson said, “The Retreat Program is one of The Chewstick Foundation’s best programs. Three times a year, we offer a safe, family-friendly atmosphere – full of fun games, community building, art, creativity... Read more of this article