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“Rolling For WindReach” Fundraising Event

“Rolling For WindReach” Fundraising Event

WindReach Bermuda has partnered with Jessica Lewis to host the “Rolling For WindReach”, and is asking for people to donate in support of this fundraising event. A spokesperson said, “WindReach Bermuda has teamed up with Bermuda’s two-time Paralympian Jessica Lewis to host a special sports challenge! Everyone is invited to roll, walk,... Read more of this article

NMB: “Sheep-scape, Keepsake” Is A Success

NMB: “Sheep-scape, Keepsake” Is A Success

Last week the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] closed out their most successful online fundraiser to date. ‘Sheep-scape, Keepsake’ asked community members, supporters, and friends of NMB to help name the Museum’s resident sheep by making a donation. Advancement Officer Katie Bennett said: “During the Museum’s temporary closure, our... Read more of this article

St George’s Rotary Help Deliver Food Hampers

St George’s Rotary Help Deliver Food Hampers

The St. George’s Rotary has joined the St. George’s Salvation Army in distributing food hampers to families in need. A spokesperson said, “The St. George’s Rotary and St. George’s Salvation Army has joined our members to create a team to help the community by distributing food to families in need. “The Salvation Army has been doing... Read more of this article

Teekay Donates $10,000 To Local Charities

Teekay Donates $10,000 To Local Charities

Teekay Corporation donated to three charities to assist with their operational expenses during the Covid-19 pandemic, with funds allocated to the Centre Against Abuse, Age Concern and the Bermuda Sailor’s Home. A spokesperson said, “In keeping with Teekay Corporation’s Corporate Social Responsibility goals for 2020, the Teekay Bermuda office... Read more of this article

CAA, OUTBermuda Working To Enhance Services

CAA, OUTBermuda Working To Enhance Services

The Centre Against Abuse [CAA] and OUTBermuda are working together to enhance services in an effort to help all victims of sexual violence regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. A joint statement from the two organisations said, “This week, Centre Against Abuse [CAA] reconfirms its commitment to all victims of sexual violence and... Read more of this article

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Donate Van To P.A.L.S.

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Donate Van To P.A.L.S.

RUBiS Energy Bermuda donated a Renault Kangoo van to P.A.L.S, with the van set to “provide their Clinical Services Team with greater mobility as they care for patients in the comforts of their own home.” Mrs. Colleen English De Grilla, Executive Director at P.A.L.S. said, “P.A.L.S. is pleased to acknowledge RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. for... Read more of this article

Bermuda Cancer & Health Centre Launch Appeal

Bermuda Cancer & Health Centre Launch Appeal

Due to the financial impact caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Bermuda Cancer & Health Centre [BCHC] launched an appeal with an aim to raise $200,000. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre [Centre] acknowledge that oncologic care worldwide has been adversely impacted by the ongoing public health emergency. However, on Island... Read more of this article

“Family Centre Has Been A Labour Of Love”

“Family Centre Has Been A Labour Of Love”

Martha Dismont — the Family Centre Founder and Executive Director of 30 years — is stepping down from her post and handing the baton to Dr. Sandy De Silva. Justin Freisenbruch, Family Centre Board chairman commends the life’s work of Martha Dismont. “Martha has steered the organization in a progressive and enlightened manner and the... Read more of this article

Chubb Foundation Creates Program For Students

Chubb Foundation Creates Program For Students

The Chubb Charitable Foundation created the “Community Service Values Summer Program”, an initiative that will fund a weekly salary for 35 students in return for twenty hours a week community service at a designated non-profit organization. A spokesperson said, “The Chubb Charitable Foundation – Bermuda announced today the creation of a... Read more of this article

Kraft Cares Raises $5,914 For Heart Foundation

Kraft Cares Raises $5,914 For Heart Foundation

KraftHeinz and Butterfield & Vallis completed the first quarter of their 2020 Kraft Cares Campaign at the end of April, with $5,914.37 presented to the Bermuda Heart Foundation. For a limited time, with the purchase of any Kraft Cheese product at stores throughout Bermuda, a percentage of sales was accrued to be donated to the Bermuda Heart Foundation. Simone... Read more of this article

KPMG Supports The Women’s Resource Centre

KPMG Supports The Women’s Resource Centre

Noting they are “committed to the community in which we live and work,” KPMG in Bermuda has provided financial support to the Women’s Resource Centre [WRC] in conjunction with Solstice. “During these unprecedented times, the firm recognises that we need to support charities more than ever due to not only a shrinking economy, but... Read more of this article

Fund Contributes $116K To Support Employees

Fund Contributes $116K To Support Employees

A fund created to provide financial support to Accor employees hit hardest by the pandemic has directly assisted 212 Fairmont Southampton employees with support totaling more than $116,000. “Fairmont Southampton, along with management company Accor, has taken proactive measures to support its employees and partners through the economic and health... Read more of this article

BHW Donates $2K To Gina Spence Productions

BHW Donates $2K To Gina Spence Productions

As a way to show their gratitude for the success of the Bermuda Carnival Virtual Weekend, the Bermuda Carnival team donated $2,000 to the Gina Spence Productions [GSP]. A spokesperson said, “Once again the Bermuda Carnival family has wowed and humbled the BHW Ltd. team. Faced with a global pandemic, our team took a new approach to celebrating in 2020,... Read more of this article