Tag: charity events

Photos: “Save The Shelter” Supporters Gather

Photos: “Save The Shelter” Supporters Gather

Supporters of the Centre Against Abuse gathered this morning [Sept 30] in a mini demonstration on East Broadway to “Save the Shelter”. Juliana Snelling organized the event to support the Centre Against Abuse, and about thirty people attended with many commuters waving, flashing their lights and tooting their horns in support. Mark Anderson –... Read more of this article

Axis Capital Help Clean Up Historic Property

Axis Capital Help Clean Up Historic Property

The Bermuda National Trust’s historic home “Devondale” receives refurbishment support on Wednesday, September 17th, as a volunteer group from AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. spent the day at the Bermuda National Trust historic home Devondale in Smith’s Parish. While one team laboured clearing invasive plants and weeding flowerbeds another group were... Read more of this article

Fundraising Professionals Programme Opens

Fundraising Professionals Programme Opens

An opportunity has arisen for two local fundraisers to participate in a skills and leadership development programme under the direction of Mentor, Sharilyn Hale of Watermark Philanthropic Advising, the Bermuda Chapter of AFP [Association of Fundraising Professionals] announced today. Sharilyn Hale, M.A., CFRE is Founder & Principal of Watermark... Read more of this article

Government Secures Temporary Shelter

Government Secures Temporary Shelter

[Updated with video] Minister of Community, Culture and Sports Wayne Scott today [Sept 29] announced that the Government has “located a secure facility which will be used immediately as a temporary shelter for those who find themselves in need of emergency support due to domestic violence. Minister Scott said, “As you will be aware, there... Read more of this article

BCHC Supports Breast Cancer Awareness

BCHC Supports Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and, under the patronage of Mrs. Margaret Fergusson, Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre is rallying support for the cause to save lives. This annual campaign is held each October in an effort to increase the awareness of the disease and reduce the incidents of breast cancer by distributing cancer education and... Read more of this article

Photos: PALS Mad Hair Day Participants

Photos: PALS Mad Hair Day Participants

[Updating] P.A.L.S. is hosting their third annual Mad Hair Day fundraising event today [Sept 26] with people across the island supporting the initiative. Schools, businesses, clubs, organisations and friends were invited to join the fun by donating $5.00 to wear their hair in a “mad or crazy way” for the day.A spokesperson previously said,... Read more of this article

Family Centre Beach Bash To Be Held Tonight

Family Centre Beach Bash To Be Held Tonight

The Fifth Annual Family Centre Beach Bash will be held tonight [Sept 26] at the Fairmont Southampton Ocean Club Beach, directly on the sand. 530 persons have reserved seats to take part in this spectacular event that has grown in popularity since the first party in 2010. This one of a kind fundraiser brings the community together for a unique entertainment... Read more of this article

“Zoobilee: The Hungry Games” On Oct 4th

“Zoobilee: The Hungry Games” On Oct 4th

The fifth installment of the Bermuda Zoological Society’s “Zoobilee: The Hungry Games” is set for Saturday, October 4. The biennial fundraising event supports free BZS education programmes and offers guests a night of unique entertainment set on the grounds of the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, and this year the theme is a twist... Read more of this article

PLP Calls On Government to Assist Centre

PLP Calls On Government to Assist Centre

“The safety for victims of domestic violence and their children must be a priority and the Government should provide sufficient funding,” Shadow Health Minister Kim Wilson said. Ms. Wilson was speaking in reference to the Centre Against Abuse, a charity which works to support victims of domestic violence. The charity — whose Government... Read more of this article

Tomorrow’s Voices To Host Bounce For Autism

Tomorrow’s Voices To Host Bounce For Autism

Tomorrow’s Voices Autism Centre is at it again, raising awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Disabilities. On Saturday, October 4th, Tomorrow’s Voices will host its 4th annual “Bounce for Autism” Fun Day at the Southampton Rangers Sports Club, from 2pm to 8pm. Tomorrow’s Voices would like to invite the community to bring... Read more of this article


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