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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

Scaur Charity Donates To Special Olympians

Scaur Charity Donates To Special Olympians

The Scaur community recently donated $1,040 to the Special Olympics, thanks to the proceeds of their Scaur Charity Soup Tasting Party. A spokesperson said, “The Scaur Charity Soup Tasting Party has been going on since the month of January in 2002 and this year preparations started in the middle of March for the 13th of April event. The three themes... Read more of this article

Green Family Donate $10,000 To Salvation Army

Green Family Donate $10,000 To Salvation Army

The Green family have donated $10,000 to The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal. The Red Shield Appeal is The Salvation Army’s annual global fundraising drive, with all money raised locally going towards local programmes. The Green family’s donation will support the Salvation Army’s numerous programmes which support Bermudians in need. The Salvation... Read more of this article

P.A.L.S. Tag Day Set For May 31 & June 1

P.A.L.S. Tag Day Set For May 31 & June 1

P.A.L.S. is getting set to hold their 38th annual tag day on Friday [May 31] and Saturday [June 1], with Governor John Rankin making the purchase of the event’s first tag. Colleen English De Grilla said, “This week is our 38th annual tag day. In anticipation of our tag days on Friday, May 31st and Saturday, June 1st, I sold the first tag to... Read more of this article

‘Excited To Travel To Bermuda To Inspire Hope’

‘Excited To Travel To Bermuda To Inspire Hope’

Bermuda Autism Support & Education [BASE] said they are pleased to welcome model, author and aspiring chef, Jeremiah Josey, who said he is “excited to travel to Bermuda to inspire hope!” “Josey has been taking the world by storm in the last few years, appearing on a variety of talk shows across the United States, including The Steve... Read more of this article

Beyond Rugby Fundraiser: ‘Meet The Legends’

Beyond Rugby Fundraiser: ‘Meet The Legends’

Beyond Rugby will be hosting their annual fundraiser with the help of several big names in rugby. The fourth consecutive Atlantic Cup will take place at the end of May over a two-day event beginning with a golf day and concluding with a gala dinner and auction. Serving as Beyond Rugby’s major fundraiser, the Atlantic Cup events offer the opportunity... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Event Underway

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Event Underway

[Updated with photos] The Relay For Life event is getting underway at the National Sports Centre this evening [May 17] with the Survivors Lap and Team Parade. The Mission of Relay for Life Bermuda is to raise awareness and funds to support access to cancer prevention, early detection, treatment and support provided by Bermuda Cancer & Health Centre. Update:... Read more of this article

Fundraising Target Exceeded For Dad/Daughter

Fundraising Target Exceeded For Dad/Daughter

The Bermuda community has made it possible for a father and daughter team to return to racing marathons and triathlons, after a very successful fundraising effort that will cover the cost of their new bike. In just a few days, residents and companies in Bermuda have contributed to the cause, exceeding the target of GBP 14,000 [$17,837] for a replacement... Read more of this article