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Marsh & Guy Donate To St. John Ambulance

Marsh & Guy Donate To St. John Ambulance

Marsh and Guy Carpenter have made a $10,000 donation to St. John Ambulance, a local charity that has been attending to the first aid needs of Bermudians since 1894. The funds helped purchase high-tech emergency equipment for a new ambulance, which was unveiled last night by Governor John Rankin at a ceremony at St. John Ambulance. The Governor cutting... Read more of this article

Validus Donates $45K To St. John Ambulance

Validus Donates $45K To St. John Ambulance

The Validus Group has made a donation of $45,000 to St. John Ambulance Bermuda to support the purchase of an ambulance. Ed Noonan, Validus Chairman and Chief Executive Officer said, “Validus is committed to continuing to help our local community in Bermuda.” “We are honored to be supporting St. John Ambulance Bermuda in their important mission... Read more of this article

Over $550,000 Raised At St Baldrick’s Events

Over $550,000 Raised At St Baldrick’s Events

According to the listings on the St Baldrick’s Foundation website, the ‘head shaving’ events held across Bermuda have raised more than $550,000 for charity. The events are held worldwide each year, and Bermuda is once again one of the top fundraising areas, with the event held at Saltus ranked as the 4th highest fundraiser worldwide... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Students Go Bald For Charity

Photos: Warwick Students Go Bald For Charity

Warwick Academy was a hive of cheers, chants and clapping on Friday [March 17] as students — both primary and secondary — shaved their heads to raise funds for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation in order to help others. St. Baldrick’s donors and volunteers around the world have enabled the foundation to fund over $200 million in grants, allowing... Read more of this article

Artistic Reflections Of Historic Bermuda Auction

Artistic Reflections Of Historic Bermuda Auction

Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art and The Abolish Foundation will be hosting “Artistic Reflections of Historic Bermuda”, an evening of silent and live auctions on March 29 at the Masterworks Gallery. On display will be original art and limited edition reproductions from Graham Foster, Bruce Stuart, Magnus Musson, Lee Greene, Choy Aming, Jacquie... Read more of this article

Photos: Saltus Raises $270K For St Baldrick’s

Photos: Saltus Raises $270K For St Baldrick’s

Students, staff and parents at Saltus Grammar School have raised more than $270,000 for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation bringing the total they have raised over the years to more than $1.27 million, and according to the St. Baldrick’s Foundation website, the amount raised makes Saltus the fourth biggest fundraiser.“Outstanding, simply amazing,”... Read more of this article

“Official Cancer Charity” Of 35th America’s Cup

“Official Cancer Charity” Of 35th America’s Cup

Just over two months away from the start of the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda, the America’s Cup has announced that the Conquer Cancer Foundation is the “Official Cancer Charity” partner of the event. Established by the American Society of Clinical Oncology [ASCO], the Conquer Cancer Foundation [CCF] works to create a world free from the fear... Read more of this article

CURB To Host Tag Day Fundraiser On March 21

CURB To Host Tag Day Fundraiser On March 21

Citizens Uprooting Racism in Bermuda [CURB] will be holding their annual Tag Day Fundraiser on Tuesday, March 21. A spokesperson said, “In celebration of the UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination [IDERD], CURB volunteers will be tagging at Paget Pharmacy, Gorhams, Lindo’s Warwick, Phoenix, Supermart, MarketPlace Hamilton,... Read more of this article

Photos: Head Shaving Event At Docksiders

Photos: Head Shaving Event At Docksiders

Docksiders on Front Street hosted the annual St. Baldrick’s Foundation head-shaving fundraiser event tonight [March 17] in order to raise funds for childhood cancer research. Family, friends and supporters looked on as each shavee took to the chairs where volunteer hairdressers stood ready to cut and clip throughout the night. The event has been held... Read more of this article

24 Hour “Relay For Life” To Be Held In May

24 Hour “Relay For Life” To Be Held In May

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre is urging everyone in Bermuda to find at least ten people they want to spend the night with, all for a good cause – fighting cancer. On May 12 and 13, title sponsor Ironshore and the Bermuda registered charity #070 are hosting the fourth annual Relay For Life of Bermuda event at North Field, National Sports Centre. They... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Spirit Of Bermuda Pirate Fundraiser

Photo Set II: Spirit Of Bermuda Pirate Fundraiser

The Bermuda Sloop Foundation held its largest fundraiser of the year on Sunday [March 12] with the Spirit of Bermuda anchoring in Hamilton Harbour near #1 Car Park in front of a gathered crowd. The Pirates of Bermuda had taken members of the community hostage, all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages to be saved by the paying of charitable... Read more of this article

MSA Raise Over $68,500 At St. Baldrick’s Event

MSA Raise Over $68,500 At St. Baldrick’s Event

On Monday, Mount Saint Agnes [MSA] students and staff shaved their heads to raise funds for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation and Bermuda Cancer & Health, raising over $68,500 as of this writing. Mrs. Laurel Burgess, MSA’s Middle School Science & Math teacher, coordinated this year’s event which had participants from elementary through to... Read more of this article

Saltus Staff & Students Gear Up For St Baldrick’s

Saltus Staff & Students Gear Up For St Baldrick’s

Almost $190,000 has already been pledged to scores of Saltus Grammar School students having their heads shaved for St. Baldrick’s. On Friday [March 17] more than 120 students and staff will take part in the event, which raises money for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation for research into childhood cancer. And as well raising money, some pupils, staff... Read more of this article