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Saltus Students Clean Up John Smith’s Bay

Saltus Students Clean Up John Smith’s Bay

Saltus Grammar School celebrated Earth Day this year with a beach clean up at John Smith’s Bay, collecting the equivalent of 33 bags of regular trash, 18 bags of recyclables plus a few bulky items found on the beach.Anne Hyde, Executive Director of Keep Bermuda Beautiful, “KBB was delighted that Saltus Grammar School celebrated Earth Day this... Read more of this article

Impact Academy Students Return From Haiti

Impact Academy Students Return From Haiti

Fifteen staff and students from all-male school Impact Mentoring Academy recently returned back from a life changing missions trip with Feed My Lambs Ministry in Haiti. From March 22 to April 2, the team worked to build a home for the charitable organisation founded by Philip Rego; the small property would go to the primary caregiver of the orphanage,... Read more of this article

Savvy Foundation Helps Promote Asthma Care

Savvy Foundation Helps Promote Asthma Care

Savvy Foundation, an organization that serves youth and adults in the area of health and wellness, is giving back to the community with the sponsorship of 20 asthma treatments to Sankofa. A spokesperson said, “Sankofa is a holistic treatment center that offers an array of natural methods that will increase your level of wellness. We offer acupuncture,... Read more of this article

Allied World Family Community Day On April 30

Allied World Family Community Day On April 30

The Centre on Philanthropy is inviting the entire community out for an afternoon of ‘fun, games and volunteerism’ at the Allied World Family Community Day in Victoria Park, Hamilton this Sunday, April 30 from 1pm until 5pm. The event, currently in its sixth year, has been generously sponsored by Allied World Assurance Company since 2014. According... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: TMR Gives Back To Community

Photos & Video: TMR Gives Back To Community

Clearing invasive undergrowth, helping to feed those in need, gardening and clearing at an arts foundation: a day’s work for dozens of staff at one of the Island’s leading reinsurance firms. More than 70 employees at Tokio Millennium Re [TMR] took part in the firm’s annual Day of Giving yesterday [April 19] helping charities across the Island. Kathleen... Read more of this article

Sunshine League To Close, Give House To FC

Sunshine League To Close, Give House To FC

Local charity Sunshine League will close, and the house will be conveyed to the Family Centre, Chairperson Annemarie Tobin said today, saying that the “shared values and complementary mission statements of the Family Centre and the Sunshine League will ensure Sunshine League House continues to be a place for providing care and support to the at... Read more of this article

First Church Of God Continues Food Initiative

First Church Of God Continues Food Initiative

The First Church of God continues their aim of helping to provide food at affordable prices, with new ‘food box’ menus provided each month, which vary in choices. Bishop Lambe previously told Bernews, “Our ambition is very simple, it’s to be able to present a low cost, high quality supply of food in this country. We understand that... Read more of this article

Video: AIG Supports Schools’ Relay Classic

Video: AIG Supports Schools’ Relay Classic

Brian McNamara, AIG General Manager Bermuda presented a cheque for $11,000.00 to Bermuda Pacers Track Club’s Treasurer Mrs. Karen Tucker and Head Coach Cal Simons in support of the Bermuda Pacers Track Club’s 10th annual Schools’ Relay Classic.During the presentation, Mr. McNamara highlighted the importance of supporting an organization such... Read more of this article

Breakfast Donated To Students For Exam Days

Breakfast Donated To Students For Exam Days

Dr Kyjuan Brown — a former student of Francis Patton Primary and founder of Northshore Medical Center — will be donating breakfast for the students during the three day Cambridge Checkpoint exam. Dr Brown stated he was delighted to answer the call of the Francis Patton PTA, as he feels no child should go hungry especially on exam day. “Students... Read more of this article

RUBiS Donates Over $3,000 To P.A.L.S.

RUBiS Donates Over $3,000 To P.A.L.S.

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. donated over $3,000 to P.A.L.S. as part of the Rubis Group‘s philanthropic activities worldwide. Graham Redford, Managing Director of RUBiS Energy Bermuda explains: “The Rubis Group has given itself a mission of supporting charitable organisations in two areas: Health and Education. “As a socially responsible Corporation,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Housing Trust Holds Seniors Tea

Bermuda Housing Trust Holds Seniors Tea

On Sunday, March 26, 2017, senior residents of Bermuda Housing Trust attended a high tea celebration at St. John’s Church Hall, in Pembroke, amid live entertainment and a spirit of building community among the Housing Trust’s five properties. Sheila Ming, Inez Williams and Astrid Moniz“Bermuda Housing Trust manages 180 residential units,... Read more of this article

BNAA Receive $25,000 ‘Cash Back’ Grant

BNAA Receive $25,000 ‘Cash Back’ Grant

Bermuda’s Carifta Team will be representing the Island this weekend in Curacao, and in advance of their departure, Minister of National Security Jeff Baron and Minister of Social Development & Sports, Nandi Outerbridge presented the Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] with $25,000, with the funds part of the Cash Back for Communities... Read more of this article

Happy Valley Using iPads In The Classroom

Happy Valley Using iPads In The Classroom

Hemera Fund at the Bermuda Community Foundation’s donation of six iPads has has enriched the educational experience of the young children enrolled in Happy Valley Child Care Centre [HVCCC]. “The children now have the opportunity to better connect with the content of the school’s High Scope Curriculum – a quality approach to early childhood... Read more of this article