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IWC Raises Funds For Bermuda Cancer & Health

IWC Raises Funds For Bermuda Cancer & Health

On October 28, 2014 the International Women’s Club [IWC] hosted a “Girls Night In,” raising $450 for the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre as a result of the event. According to the IWC website, “The IWC is a philanthropic organization, and our membership dues are one of the primary sources for funds we donate each year.” Alex... Read more of this article

Colonial Supporting “Toys For Tots” Campaign

Colonial Supporting “Toys For Tots” Campaign

The Colonial Group is supporting the Coldwell Banker Bermuda Realty and Coalition for the Protection of Children Toys for Tots campaign this year, with members of the public invited to drop off either donations or presents at their Reid Street location. Colonial President and CEO Alan Peacock said: “It is a tragedy if some young people cannot feel... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Launch Annual Holiday GiveBack

Clarien Bank Launch Annual Holiday GiveBack

Clarien Bank today [Nov 24] launched its eighth annual Holiday GiveBack programme, a donation initiative which encourages Clarien employees, customers and the entire community to collaboratively provide assistance to local charitable efforts during the season of giving. The programme will again benefit Meals on Wheels, with the goal of providing important... Read more of this article

DREAM Girls At Harbourside Christmas Market

DREAM Girls At Harbourside Christmas Market

Youth group D.R.E.A.M Girls participated in the Harbourside Christmas Market at B.U.E.I. selling decorated ceramic tile ornaments & wall hangings designed and painted by the girls and members of the public.President of Phenomenal People Margaret Giloth said, “Phenomenal People charity operates the DREAM GIRLS CLUB at the Youth Library for... Read more of this article

Photos: St George’s “Haunted History” Night

Photos: St George’s “Haunted History” Night

‘Haunted History’ was held in St. George’s on Saturday night [Nov 22], with the Old Towne bringing history to life with a spooky flair. Sponsored by the Bank of Bermuda Foundation with proceeds going to the St. George’s Foundation; the event included food, dancing, fortune tellers, face paintings, along with reenactments of ghost stories... Read more of this article

Get Involved In “Chain Reaction Movement”

Get Involved In “Chain Reaction Movement”

[Written by Kristen Taylor] Students across Bermuda are being inspired to be themselves and make a difference through the pro-kindness program Chain Reaction. There are exciting assemblies once a month with incredible guest speakers like Poet Ali, a music producer and artist who spoke earlier this year; and Dez Duran from Season 3 of The Voice who is... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Line Forms At Free Food Event

Video & Photos: Line Forms At Free Food Event

[Over 800 people served, updated with video + photos] With 30 more minutes until the doors open, a line has already formed outside the Four Star location in Flatts today [Nov 19], as locals flock to take advantage of “Free Food Wednesday.” Four Star previously announced that they will be holding “Free Food Wednesday” today at their... Read more of this article

5K Run Raises $12,738 For Tomorrow’s Voices

5K Run Raises $12,738 For Tomorrow’s Voices

The first annual RUBiS Warwick Gas Station Autism Awareness 5k walk/run raised almost $13,000 for Tomorrow’s Voices, which helps to provide services to children on the autism spectrum. David Rose, CEO of RUBiS Energy Bermuda, said: “RUBiS Energy Bermuda are pleased to have played a major role in raising autism awareness by covering all of the operating... Read more of this article

Family Centre: “Calling All Role Models”

Family Centre: “Calling All Role Models”

[Written by Family Centre’s Family Support Specialist, Darien Douglas] In 2014, children still learn from observing the behaviour of their caregivers; times have not changed regarding this universal truth. Yet, society seems to forget that what we do and say as adults, our children follow. Personal attributes such as integrity, self-discipline, courage,... Read more of this article

BUEI To Host 2nd Annual Harbourside Market

BUEI To Host 2nd Annual Harbourside Market

On Saturday [Nov 22] BUEI will be holding its second annual Harbourside Market from 10am to 4pm at their Crow Lane location. This year is bigger and better with over 40 local vendors and three levels of shopping. A spokesperson said, “Santa will be onsite for family photos from 11:30am-1:30pm, there will be a holiday performance by St. George’s... Read more of this article


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