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List: Payments From Confiscated Asset Fund

List: Payments From Confiscated Asset Fund

A list of payments from confiscated asset fund was provided by National Security Minister Wayne Caines in the House of Assembly on Friday [Sept 22]. The list includes $3,522,350 to ‘Government departments’, $212,366 in ‘court-ordered legal fees and other fees,’ and $667,800 to ‘local beneficiaries’ for a total of... Read more of this article

Minister: Moratorium On ‘Cash Back’ Grants

Minister: Moratorium On ‘Cash Back’ Grants

[Updated with video] There will be a moratorium on the ‘Cash Back for Communities’ grants as the “Confiscated Assets Fund was substantially depleted prior to my taking office and insufficient funds remain to do so,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly today [Sept 15]. The grants, known as... Read more of this article

SCC Receives $15K From Cash Back Program

SCC Receives $15K From Cash Back Program

Yesterday [June 5], the Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented a $15,000 Cash Back for Communities donation to Somerset Cricket Club [SCC]. The Cash Back programme is made possible through disbursements from the Confiscated Assets, whereby the proceeds of crime are provided to community organisations.Minister Baron made yesterday’s... 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

Cash Back Program Gives $15,000 To Pathways

Cash Back Program Gives $15,000 To Pathways

Earlier today [Feb 8], the Minister of National Security Jeff Baron presented the latest Cash Back for Communities recipient, Pathways Bermuda, with a cheque for $15,000. Minister Baron made today’s presentation to Pathways’ Executive Director, Gita Blakeney Saltus. She was joined by the organization’s Clinical Director Roger Trott and Recovery... Read more of this article

Women’s Resource Centre Receives $15,000

Women’s Resource Centre Receives $15,000

The Women’s Resource Centre [WRC] serves “an important role in the Island’s community – it’s a safe refuge, leading resource and prominent and supportive voice for women in Bermuda,” the Government said, adding that “for these and other reasons, the WRC was chosen as the latest recipient of a Ca‎sh Back for Communities donation... Read more of this article

WindReach Receive $10K In Cash Back Program

WindReach Receive $10K In Cash Back Program

WindReach was the latest Ca‎sh Back for Communities recipient, when the Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented $10,000 to the charity on Friday. Minister Baron said, “I had the privilege of spending some time at WindReach recently to see the critical and specialised services they provide for some very incredible young people in our... Read more of this article

Cash Back Programme: Raleigh Receive $15K

Cash Back Programme: Raleigh Receive $15K

Recently, the Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented a cheque for $15,000 to Raleigh Bermuda as part of the Government’s Cash Back for Communities programme. “The public will be aware that the Cash Back programme is made possible through disbursements from the Confiscated Assets whereby the proceeds of crime are provided to community... Read more of this article

Cash Back Program Gives $40K To StreetSafe

Cash Back Program Gives $40K To StreetSafe

Yesterday [Sept 12] afternoon, Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented a cheque for $40,000 to Team StreetSafe as part of the Cash Back for Communities programme. Team StreetSafe provides direct intervention with those young people involved in the gang lifestyle and anti social behaviour, connecting them with services including education,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sanshou Association Receive $10,000

Bermuda Sanshou Association Receive $10,000

The Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron recently presented a cheque worth $10,000 to the Bermuda Sanshou Association as part of the Cash Back for Communities programme. A spokesperson said, “Cash Back is made possible through the Confiscated Assets or proceeds of crime initiative, where seized funds are given back to worthy organisations... Read more of this article

Column: Giving Back To The Community

Column: Giving Back To The Community

[Written by Senator Georgia Marshall, Senate Spokeswoman for Justice ] It’s becoming a fixture on the Bermuda scene in early summer – cheques being handed out to community groups in the Cash Back for Communities programme. This year, the new Minister of National Security, Senator Jeff Baron, did the honours in a short ceremony. Cash Back is a way... Read more of this article

Video: Cash Back Programme Provides $140,000

Video: Cash Back Programme Provides $140,000

As part of the Cash Back for Communities initiative, the Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron presented $140,000 in funds to nine local organizations that are doing good works in the community. The Cash Back for Communities initiative takes the proceeds of crime, seized by law enforcement, and converts that cash into grants to community organizations. The... Read more of this article

Five Organisations Receive ‘Cash Back’ Cheques

Five Organisations Receive ‘Cash Back’ Cheques

As part of the Cash Back for Communities initiative, Premier Michael Dunkley presented cheques to five local charity and community organisations today [Nov 10], with the Lorraine Rest Home, St. George’s Cricket Club, Chain Reaction, Dare2B, a and Matilda Smith Williams Seniors Residence home all receiving cheques. The Cash Back for Communities programme... Read more of this article