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Video & Photos: St George’s  Polar Bear Swim

Video & Photos: St George’s Polar Bear Swim

[Updated with photos] The St. George’s Rotary Club hosted a ‘Polar Bear Swim’ this afternoon [Jan 1] at Tobacco Bay in St George’s, with locals taking the plunge on the first day of the new year. The ‘winner’ received a bottle of Champagne, and after the swim there was hot chocolate and snacks on offer, with all donations... Read more of this article

MP Jeff Baron Taking Road Trip For Charity

MP Jeff Baron Taking Road Trip For Charity

MP Jeff Baron is taking a road trip on a motorcycle in the United States in order to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters Bermuda, with the excursion taking him across Texas, Arizona, and California for a total of more than 1,350 miles. A GoFundMe page linked to the effort said, “Help me raise $5,000 for Big Brothers and Big Sisters Bermuda!... Read more of this article

St. George’s Parish Council Community Dinner

St. George’s Parish Council Community Dinner

The St. George’s Parish Council in conjunction with the Eastern Community Action Team will be hosting their 5th annual Community Dinner on Sunday, January 7 at Open Doors Christian Assembly Church Hall, Southside, St. David’s from 4.00pm to 6.00pm. The event provides hot meals, including a dessert option, to members of the St. George’s and... Read more of this article

Open Your Heart Boxing Day Family Fun Day

Open Your Heart Boxing Day Family Fun Day

The Open Your Heart Foundation will be holding their annual Boxing Day Family fun day event on 26th December from 11am to 6pm at Somerset Cricket Club. A spokesperson commented, “We look forward to the community coming out and enjoying themselves and children having fun.” According to the event poster, there will be free food, free drinks,... Read more of this article

Green Family Donates $10K To Salvation Army

Green Family Donates $10K To Salvation Army

The Green Family are donating $10,000 to The Salvation Army, which will support the many programmes that are run by the organisation during the busy holiday season and throughout the year Andrew Green, on behalf of the Green Family, said: “We appreciate the important work that the Salvation Army does in our community. We are pleased to make this contribution... Read more of this article

WOMB Donates To Women’s Resource Centre

WOMB Donates To Women’s Resource Centre

Following the success of the first W.O.M.B. Market, the organization is donating part proceeds from the market to the Women’s Resource Centre [WRC]. Stephanie Lee, W.O.M.B Facilitator states, “The Women’s Resource Centre’s mission is to support and empower the women of our community. With this event designed to showcase female entrepreneurs,... Read more of this article

Church To Hold Free Christmas Day Luncheon

Church To Hold Free Christmas Day Luncheon

For the seventh consecutive year, the Hamilton Seventh-day Adventist Church will be continuing with its commitment to the community, by hosting its traditional Christmas Day luncheon, for those individuals in need, who may not be able to afford a Christmas day meal. “Once again, this venture co-sponsored by Global Atlantic Re Ltd., for which the... Read more of this article

HSBC Staff Volunteer With Eliza DoLittle Society

HSBC Staff Volunteer With Eliza DoLittle Society

In partnership with The Eliza DoLittle Society [TEDS] and the Anglican Cathedral, HSBC’s workforce has rolled up their sleeves for a second year in an ongoing effort to address the issue of hunger in Bermuda. From September 2017 through to February 2018, the Bank continues its second bank-wide, team based volunteering programme comprising of over... Read more of this article

Emissions Control Donates To Salvation Army

Emissions Control Donates To Salvation Army

Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd. staff today [Dec 20] presented the Salvation Army with a donation from the company. The donation was presented to Divisional Director of Public Relations and Development at the Salvation Army Calvin Ming by Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd. General Manager Shannon Robinson, Office Administrator Winnie Butterfield and Inspector... Read more of this article

City Donates $12.5K To Salvation Army & CADA

City Donates $12.5K To Salvation Army & CADA

Today [Dec 20] at City Hall, Mayor Charles Gosling presented CADA and the Salvation Army with donations from the City. “The donations represent the City’s ongoing commitment to contribute to organizations that play a pivotal role and provide much needed services within the community especially during the holiday season,” the City said.Anthony... Read more of this article

Cornerstone Donates $4,000 To Local Schools

Cornerstone Donates $4,000 To Local Schools

Two local schools will be ending 2017 on a high note thanks to a special holiday event hosted by the Cornerstone Foundation. The local non-profit organization was able to raise $4,161.70 from its Annual Christmas Store, held on December 8 and 9; and will be splitting the proceeds between The Berkeley Institute and CedarBridge Academy’s lunch programs. “We... Read more of this article

Neon Donate $5,000 To Eliza Doolittle Society

Neon Donate $5,000 To Eliza Doolittle Society

The Neon Bermuda office presented a $5,000 charitable gift to The Eliza Doolittle Society [TEDS],  saying they are “delighted that we have been able to support The Eliza DoLittle Society – especially during the holiday season.” A spokesperson said, “The Neon Bermuda office presented a $5,000 charitable gift to The Eliza Doolittle... Read more of this article

Senior Islanders’ Centre Christmas Luncheon

Senior Islanders’ Centre Christmas Luncheon

EY Bermuda said they were very pleased to sponsor the Bermuda Senior Islanders’ Centre Christmas lunch for the ninth consecutive year. Over 100 of the island’s senior citizens were present, along with members of the EY team and students from The Berkeley Institute. Standing Left to Right: Jessel Mendes of EY, Governor John Rankin, David Brown of... Read more of this article