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100WF Gala To Support Duke Of Edinburgh

100WF Gala To Support Duke Of Edinburgh

100 Women in Finance [100WF], a global network of professionals in the finance industry, has selected The Duke of Edinburgh Bermuda as the beneficiary for its 2019 gala event, with its Bermuda Summer Sunset at Sandymount, Bailey’s Bay set to be held on June 22. A spokesperson said, “The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Bermuda is a... Read more of this article

Chewstick Summer Retreat On Paget Island

Chewstick Summer Retreat On Paget Island

The Chewstick Foundation will be hosting their 2019 Summer Retreat on Paget Island from Friday, June 28 until Sunday, June 30, 2019. A spokesperson said, “The Retreat Program is one of The Chewstick Foundation’s best programs. Three times a year, we offer a safe, family-friendly atmosphere – full of fun games, community building, art, creativity... Read more of this article

CNN Highlights Bermudian’s Charitable Work

CNN Highlights Bermudian’s Charitable Work

Bermudian Rodney Smith Jr continues to see his charitable efforts earn media attention, with CNN recently featuring the young man and his undertaking of gifting those in need with lawn care services. The CNN story said, “Rodney Smith Jr. found his purpose the day he came across an elderly man struggling to mow his lawn, and pulled over to help. “That... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2 & Results: “You Go Girl” Relay Race

Photo Set #2 & Results: “You Go Girl” Relay Race

The 2019 edition of the You Go Girls Road Race took place along Front Street in Hamilton this weekend, with fitness meeting fun as many of the island’s female runners took to the streets wearing costumes for the race. In the Open Division the Unicorns LFG team of Kristen Robinson, Ashley Couper and Christine Dailey clocked a winning time of 22:1,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Captive Conference Donates To BBBS

Bermuda Captive Conference Donates To BBBS

Big Brothers Big Sisters [BBBS] Bermuda, which provides supportive mentorship for at-risk children and teens on the island, has been chosen as the beneficiary charity of this week’s Bermuda Captive Conference 2019. The 15th annual event — running today through Wednesday at Fairmont Southampton — has attracted close to 800 delegates, including... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: “You Go Girl” Relay Race

Photos & Video: “You Go Girl” Relay Race

[Updated with photos] The eighth annual “You Go Girl” female-only relay is being held this morning [June 9] in Hamilton, with female runners hitting the streets wearing a variety of interesting costumes. This is a relay of three legs of 2K, organized as a ‘train’ where the first person does all three legs or 6K, the second person does... Read more of this article

Photos: Bounce For Autism Family Fun Day

Photos: Bounce For Autism Family Fun Day

Tomorrow’s Voices Autism Centre held their Bounce for Autism fundraising event on Saturday [June 8] at North Village Field. “Bounce for Autism was designed to help Tomorrow’s Voices raise awareness of Autism while celebrating those young people and adults who live successfully with the disorders every day,” a spokesperson previously... Read more of this article

Volunteers Spruce Up Belmont Ferry Stop

Volunteers Spruce Up Belmont Ferry Stop

[Updated] Over 30 volunteers –  including Warwick ferry riders, neighbors, representatives from the Warwick Parish Council and Warwick North East MP Curtis Dickinson — took action to improve the Belmont Ferry stop today. Area resident Barry Brewer explained, “Belmont Newstead provided the paint and the community did the rest. In three... Read more of this article

Pixel Project Interviews Laurie Shiell-Smith

Pixel Project Interviews Laurie Shiell-Smith

The Centre Against Abuse [CAA] Executive Director Laurie Shiell-Smith was recently interviewed and featured on the website of The Pixel Project, a worldwide coalition of grassroots organizations whose mission is to raise awareness, funds and volunteer power for the cause to end violence against women. The Pixel Project is a complete virtual, volunteer-led... Read more of this article

Freemasons Donate To Two Local Charities

Freemasons Donate To Two Local Charities

The Freemasons recently donated $2,500 each to two Bermuda charities, serving to assist the valuable work done by Action On Alzheimer’s & Dementia and Saving Children And Revealing Secrets [SCARS]. Representatives of the Freemasons’ Fund For Bermuda gathered this week to present cheques in the amount of $2,500 each to the charities. Receiving... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Academy S1 Students Give Back

CedarBridge Academy S1 Students Give Back

CedarBridge Academy S1 students engaged in a non-perishable goods drive during the months of April and May, with the goods acquired subsequently donated to the Salvation Army food pantry in Hamilton. Mrs. Natasha Thomas, a CedarBridge Academy teacher and S1 Advisor, said, “I thought it would be an excellent opportunity for students to give back to... Read more of this article

“Bounce For Autism” Fun Day Set For June 8

“Bounce For Autism” Fun Day Set For June 8

Bounce for Autism is back and Tomorrow’s Voices is encouraging everyone to come out to North Village Field on Saturday, June 8 from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. This marks the eighth year for this exciting family fun day where children of all abilities are able to play and bounce together in fun and safe environment. The annual event, which helps to raise awareness... Read more of this article

Parish Pride Project In Devonshire This Weekend

Parish Pride Project In Devonshire This Weekend

“This weekend we will be doing a bit of early summer landscaping. We will be clearing the overgrowth along several well used secondary roads such as; Devon Spring Road, Devon Spring Lane, Green Acres Estate and Hermitage Road,” Devonshire East MP Chris Famous said. “We will be meeting at Elliot School at 9am and then heading to the... Read more of this article