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Beyond Rugby Fundraiser: ‘Meet The Legends’

Beyond Rugby Fundraiser: ‘Meet The Legends’

Beyond Rugby will be hosting their annual fundraiser with the help of several big names in rugby. The fourth consecutive Atlantic Cup will take place at the end of May over a two-day event beginning with a golf day and concluding with a gala dinner and auction. Serving as Beyond Rugby’s major fundraiser, the Atlantic Cup events offer the opportunity... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Event Underway

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Event Underway

[Updated with photos] The Relay For Life event is getting underway at the National Sports Centre this evening [May 17] with the Survivors Lap and Team Parade. The Mission of Relay for Life Bermuda is to raise awareness and funds to support access to cancer prevention, early detection, treatment and support provided by Bermuda Cancer & Health Centre. Update:... Read more of this article

Fundraising Target Exceeded For Dad/Daughter

Fundraising Target Exceeded For Dad/Daughter

The Bermuda community has made it possible for a father and daughter team to return to racing marathons and triathlons, after a very successful fundraising effort that will cover the cost of their new bike. In just a few days, residents and companies in Bermuda have contributed to the cause, exceeding the target of GBP 14,000 [$17,837] for a replacement... Read more of this article

BMA ‘Day Of Giving’ With Tomorrow’s Voices

BMA ‘Day Of Giving’ With Tomorrow’s Voices

In show of support for children and families throughout the community, the Bermuda Monetary Authority recently partnered with Tomorrow’s Voices, Bermuda Registered Charity # 816, to help raise funds in support of their programmes and services offered to children and young adults on the autism spectrum. On Friday, 26 April, BMA staff wore their wacky... Read more of this article

$75K Donation For Living Centre For Families

$75K Donation For Living Centre For Families

Habitat for Humanity and the Women’s Resource Centre said they are “delighted to announce the first large donations toward the creation of our shelter for homeless families; the Transformational Living Centre for Families, which will be located in the former Pembroke Rest Home.” “Our first donation of $25,000 came from David Ezekiel... Read more of this article

Tributes Paid To Bermuda’s Foster Parents

Tributes Paid To Bermuda’s Foster Parents

The Department of Child and Family Services recently honoured local foster parents at their annual Appreciation Tea. Group photo with Foster Care Parents, sitting in centre front in the two chairs, are the senior Kinship Caregivers –they have raised their great-grandchildren with the support of the Department – Mr. & Mrs. Keith YoungMinister... Read more of this article

PwC Bermuda Supports Relay For Life Again

PwC Bermuda Supports Relay For Life Again

PwC Bermuda will serve as the official Luminaria Sales and Display Sponsor for a fifth year at the annual Relay for Life event this weekend May 17-18. PwC will be selling Luminaria to raise funds downstairs in the Washington Mall on Wednesday, May 15th from 12-2pm [outside Sportseller]. Over 100 PwC volunteers will be at the National Sports Centre this... Read more of this article

Gas-O-Rama Celebrates 50 Years With Donation

Gas-O-Rama Celebrates 50 Years With Donation

The Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] and Vision Bermuda have been gifted a donation from the Hamilton Lions Club, with money raised from their Gas-O-Rama event held on Saturday, February 9th at Terceira’s Gas Station on North Shore. Mark Bothello, Dudley Cottingham, Teddy Terceira, Phyllis Harshaw, Marlene Christopher, Lana Woods, Clifton Lambert,... Read more of this article

AXA XL Staff Hold ‘Global Day of Giving’

AXA XL Staff Hold ‘Global Day of Giving’

AXA XL colleagues around the world, including here in Bermuda, spent Friday, May 10th assisting non-profit organizations in their local communities as part of AXA XL’s Global Day of Giving. AXA XL’s Gordon Astwood is pictured cleaning the “outbuilding” at Carter House in St. David’sStarting in Australia and continuing throughout the day... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Somersfield Academy Spring Fair

Photos/Video: Somersfield Academy Spring Fair

Somersfield Academy hosted their annual Spring Fair yesterday [May 11] at their Devonshire campus with lots of game stalls and refreshments available.The Spring Fair’s attractions included train rides, the mobile gaming truck, a mega slide, kiddie land, bouncy castle, delicious food, plant stall, live entertainment, and a baked goods stall. The... Read more of this article

Photos: Kardias Club ‘Tea With A Twist’ Event

Photos: Kardias Club ‘Tea With A Twist’ Event

The ladies of the Kardias Club of Bermuda hosted their annual “Tea with a Twist” on Saturday [May 11] at The Fairmont Southampton Princess amphitheatre. A modern and elegant version of the Club’s traditional Springtime Coffee Morning. The Kardias Club is a well-established women’s group and registered charity #051 which has been supporting... Read more of this article

Duperreault New Project Action Honorary Director

Duperreault New Project Action Honorary Director

Project Action, who provides free transportation for seniors & physically challenged persons, have announced Brian Duperreault as the charity’s new Honorary Director. A spokesperson said, “Many people take for granted their mode of transportation, but for many seniors they do not have any access to private nor public transportation.... Read more of this article

Photos: Remodeled Salvation Army Thrift Store

Photos: Remodeled Salvation Army Thrift Store

The Salvation Army Thrift Store has recently undergone a make over, and the organisation said they welcome the community to “experience this new shopping environment and in so doing help the Salvation Army to support its programmes and mission.” A spokesperson said, “Salvation Army Thrift stores in the Bermuda Canada Division have been... Read more of this article