Tag: charity events

Argus Group Donates To Chewstick Foundation

Argus Group Donates To Chewstick Foundation

The Argus Group has made a donation to The Chewstick Foundation, a non-profit cultural arts movement which was established in Bermuda in 2003. The contribution will ensure the continuation and enhancements of its programmes, which include True Wisdom In Growing Souls [T.W.I.G.S.] Youth Open Mic, the Ital Clarke Learning Studio, and the new Break The... Read more of this article

Three Recipients: $100,000 Catlin Marine Grant

Three Recipients: $100,000 Catlin Marine Grant

The Bermuda End-to-End today announced three recipients for its new Catlin Marine Grant, a three-year initiative to support charitable programmes aimed at raising awareness of, and preserving and protecting Bermuda’s marine environment. “We are very excited to announce three local charities who will receive support from this new award,” said Graham... Read more of this article

Rubber Duck Derby To Take Place On June 1st

Rubber Duck Derby To Take Place On June 1st

This year’s Duck Derby Race will be held on Sunday, June 1st at Ordnance Island, St. George’s. The major sponsor for this event is BELCO, who have sponsored the Duck Derby for the past seventeen years, and funds raised will go towards Friends of Hospice, the charity supporting Agape House and hospice care in Bermuda. This is their biggest fundraising... Read more of this article

Football Game To Assist Mother Battling Cancer

Football Game To Assist Mother Battling Cancer

North Village Community Club will be hosting a fundraiser game this Saturday [Apr 26] in an effort to help raise much needed dollars to help defray the hefty medical expenses of Kamala Smith. At 31-years-old, the mother-of-two is battling cancer for the second time. North Village President, Stephen Coddington said “Kamala is part of the North Village... Read more of this article

Hospital Board’s Variety Show Raises $10,000

Hospital Board’s Variety Show Raises $10,000

Bermuda Hospitals Board has donated more than $10,000 to the “Why it Matters” campaign, all thanks to their recent variety show, held on March 29, 2014. A spokesperson said, “There is no telling what can happen when a committed group of individuals put their minds together and that is certainly true of the organising committee behind... Read more of this article

Allied World Bermuda Donates Wheelchairs

Allied World Bermuda Donates Wheelchairs

Allied World Bermuda recently purchased and donated wheelchairs from Medical House, Ltd. to healthcare organizations throughout the island. Medical House was founded in 1995 and is a business that helps offer comfort and quality of life to the ill and elderly. Lorraine Rest Home, Matilda Smith Williams Seniors Residence, the Dialysis Unit at King Edward... Read more of this article

Former NFL Player To Speak At Caron Dinner

Former NFL Player To Speak At Caron Dinner

The alcohol and drug treatment centre, Caron Bermuda will be hosting the fourth annual Caron Bermuda Award of Excellence dinner on Thursday [Apr 24] at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel under the distinguished patronage of the Governor, Mr. George Fergusson and Mrs. Fergusson. The formal fundraising dinner will honor Nancy and Brian Duperreault for their... Read more of this article

“Barnyard Bash” To Be Held This Saturday

“Barnyard Bash” To Be Held This Saturday

Prospect Primary School is getting set to host its Barnyard Bash on Saturday, April 19, with all proceeds going to support the Bermuda Autism Support and Education [BASE] group. April is Autism Awareness month and Prospect Primary is one of a few local primary schools that have autism classrooms. With local charity BASE, a supporter of those classrooms,... Read more of this article

Slideshow: Tokio Millennium Re Gives Back

Slideshow: Tokio Millennium Re Gives Back

Staff from one of the island’s leading reinsurers showed their community spirit by spending a day giving back to the community today [Apr 16]. Tokio Millennium Re staff helped with touch-ups around Lefroy House, undertook some much-needed gardening and conservation work at WindReach, and swapped computers for shovels and jackhammers to help with demolition... Read more of this article

Red Cross Bermuda To Close Typhoon Accounts

Red Cross Bermuda To Close Typhoon Accounts

Bermuda Red Cross is advising the community that it will be closing its Typhoon Haiyan Disaster Appeal accounts on April 30, 2014. A spokesperson said, “In December, $305,000 was sent to British Red Cross for distribution and we now have an additional $60,000 to send after the closure of the accounts. “As we near the 6-month milestone, the... Read more of this article


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