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Chatmore Students Donate To Windreach

Chatmore Students Donate To Windreach

The students at Chatmore British International School made a donation to Windreach Bermuda in order to help a deserving student participate in their riding programme. “In March, the Chatmore Students held their Annual Leaping Leprechaun Walk to raise funds and bring awareness to Childhood Obesity. The students also wanted to give back to a worthy... Read more of this article

Family Centre’s Annual Cup Match Tag Day

Family Centre’s Annual Cup Match Tag Day

Family Centre’s annual Cup Match campaign, with title sponsor, Clarien Bank, is presently underway. For over 20 years, the Family Centre has focused on raising funds during the month of July to support Bermuda’s families. Martha Dismont – FC Executive DirectorMichael DeCouto, Chief Digital and Marketing Officer at Clarien Bank stated, “This... Read more of this article

Nine Students Awarded BHB/BHCT Scholarships

Nine Students Awarded BHB/BHCT Scholarships

Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust [BHCT] and Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] today [July 11] announced a second $350,000 donation to support scholarships and staff training at BHB, and also announced the winners of the nine BHB scholarships in 2018 funded by BHCT and a scholarship funded by GlaxoSmithKline that BHB administers. In 2017, the BHCT made... Read more of this article

$1 Million Marshall Family Fund For Football

$1 Million Marshall Family Fund For Football

“A new $1 million fund seeks to help Bermuda’s football players achieve their best,” the Bermuda Community Foundation announced today, with the newly launched Charles E. and Lesley Marshall Family Fund fund focused on the future of Bermuda’s football. The fund will be making grants before the start of the new season, and the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos: Cooking Classes Held For Volunteers

Photos: Cooking Classes Held For Volunteers

Danai Hongwanishkul — an Executive Chef at Marcus’ at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club – yesterday [July 5] hosted the first in a series of cooking classes for Meals on Wheels volunteers, where Chef Danai led the group in making his signature Low Sodium Jerk Chicken with Pineapple Salsa and Rice and Peas for today’s deliveries. Meals... Read more of this article

10-Year-Old & Gombeys Donate To Family Centre

10-Year-Old & Gombeys Donate To Family Centre

Family Centre is singing the praises of young Xenai Savery who decided to donate to the organization, and as a result, has inspired his Gombey troupe to do the same. After Xenai’s 10th birthday donation to The Family Centre, in the amount of $1,000, Warwick Gombey troupe wanted to support, encourage and celebrate his philanthropic heart by graciously... Read more of this article

100WF Donates $32K To Tomorrow’s Voices

100WF Donates $32K To Tomorrow’s Voices

100 Women in Finance [100WF], a global network of professionals in the finance and alternative investment industries, has donated $32,000 to Tomorrow’s Voices, raised at the annual gala event held aboard the Zara last month. Established in 2007, Tomorrow’s Voices was created by parents of autistic children, Mrs. Tricia Simons [Crow] and Ms. Thea... Read more of this article

Jump Rope “Save Your Soles” Sneaker Drive

Jump Rope “Save Your Soles” Sneaker Drive

The Bermuda Jump Rope Federation’s [BDAJRF] National teams will be travelling to compete and represent the island at the World Jump Rope Championships in Orlando, Florida next month, with the BDAJRF hosting the first annual “Save Your Soles” sneaker drive from June 19 to June 27. A spokesperson said, “They will be joined by jumpers from... Read more of this article

Windreach Volunteer Award: Annika Kuruvilla

Windreach Volunteer Award: Annika Kuruvilla

WindReach recently held their Volunteer Appreciation Event, where they honoured the services of more than 80 volunteers that assist with the delivery of programmes for Bermuda’s special needs community and announced the Student Volunteer of the Year, Annika Kuruvilla. This is the first year WindReach has presented the award, which looks to recognize... Read more of this article

Students Raise Funds For Purchase Of Seabin

Students Raise Funds For Purchase Of Seabin

A group of Somersfield Academy M3 students today presented cheques to the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club [RBYC] and Greenrock to fund the purchase and monitoring of a V5 Hybrid Seabin to be installed at RBYC later this summer. Kieran Kimberley, Thibaut Stefani, and Liam Greenlaw undertook to raise funds for the purchase of Bermuda’s third Seabin for a school... Read more of this article

St. George’s Parish Council Donates To School

St. George’s Parish Council Donates To School

The St. George’s Parish Council recently presented East End Primary School with a donation of $500 to go toward their Primary 5 and Primary 6 school trip this month. A spokesperson said, “Five teachers and one parent will be accompanying approximately twenty students, three of which are in the schools Functional Skills Programme. “This... Read more of this article

$8,000 Donation To Develop Therapeutic Garden

$8,000 Donation To Develop Therapeutic Garden

Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust and Bermuda Hospitals Board announced an $8,000 donation to develop a therapeutic garden for Child & Adolescent Services [CAS] in its location at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute. Lisa Sheppard, Executive Director at the BHCT adds: “BHCT is very happy to fund the creation of a therapeutic garden for the service... Read more of this article

RUBiS Walk/Run Raises Money For Playground

RUBiS Walk/Run Raises Money For Playground

RUBiS Warwick Service Station hosted the fourth annual RUBiS Warwick 5K Fun Walk/Run on June 3rd. “Around four hundred participants, many of them children, had a fabulous morning, walking and running the 5-kilometre route, in support of the Paget Primary Parent Teacher Association [PTA]. Generous support was provided by BGA Wholesalers, Pitt &... Read more of this article