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AXA XL End-To-End To Take Place Tomorrow

AXA XL End-To-End To Take Place Tomorrow

More than 400 people have registered for tomorrow’s AXA End-to-End – and it’s still not too late to register. “I’m delighted that so many people have signed up,” said AXA End-to-End Chair, Anne Mello. “It is different this year due to Covid-19, but it still important to raise money for charities, so I give my thanks to those who are taking... Read more of this article

Joan Aspinall To Launch New Book Tomorrow

Joan Aspinall To Launch New Book Tomorrow

A new book relating to Bermuda’s children and the Covid-19 pandemic entitled Dear God, Save the Children. We Are the Future by author and artist Joan K. Aspinall will be launched tomorrow [Oct 23] at the Bermuda Society of Art’s opening of their Life Cycles exhibition at City Hall, with 30 percent of all book sales to be donated to charity. A... Read more of this article

Men Encouraged To Take Part In Movember

Men Encouraged To Take Part In Movember

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre [BCHC] and Gillette are encouraging men to take part in MOvember Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Men’s health is in crisis. Globally, men are dying six years earlier than women, and for largely preventable reasons. As the leading charity tackling prostate and other cancers affecting men, Bermuda Cancer and Health... Read more of this article

BCF: ‘Is Philanthropy Up For The Challenge?’

BCF: ‘Is Philanthropy Up For The Challenge?’

The Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF] has released a new report entitled “Social Equity: Is Philanthropy Up For The Challenge?” which BCF Managing Director Dr. Myra Virgil describes as “a call to action, providing a context for social and race equity in Bermuda and offering guidance on programme investment opportunities for people... Read more of this article

“Mask Up In Honour Of Autism” Fundraiser

“Mask Up In Honour Of Autism” Fundraiser

In celebration of their 13th anniversary, Tomorrow’s Voices will be hosting the “Mask Up In Honour Of Autism” fundraiser to raise funds for the Autism Early Intervention Centre. A spokesperson said, “Tomorrow’s Voices is thrilled to celebrate a milestone 13th anniversary this month. The Autism and Developmental Disabilities charity is... Read more of this article

BBBS To Hold Free Drive-By Halloween Event

BBBS To Hold Free Drive-By Halloween Event

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Bermuda [BBBS] will be holding a free Drive-By Halloween event on Saturday, October 31st at the CedarBridge Academy Round-a-bout. In an online post, Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Bermuda said, “BBBS will be doing a free Drive-By Halloween event taking place on Saturday, October 31st, driving by the CedarBridge Academy... Read more of this article

Photos: WindReach Adult Day Centre Opening

Photos: WindReach Adult Day Centre Opening

WindReach recently hosted the grand opening of the WindReach Bermuda Trust Adult Day Centre which is “purpose-designed for older adults that are ageing at home, many of whom are living with Alzheimer’s and/or dementia.” A spokesperson said, “This event was initially scheduled to take place earlier in the year and was postponed due... Read more of this article

AXA XL End-To-End To Take Place On Oct 24

AXA XL End-To-End To Take Place On Oct 24

The AXA End-To-End will take place on Saturday, October 24 with the walk or cycle participants able to choose a start point anywhere along the route to avoid large gathering of crowds. A spokesperson said, “The AXA End-to-End, Bermuda’s biggest fundraising community event for charities, will take place on October 24 after being postponed earlier... Read more of this article

Double HopScotch Challenge To Be Held

Double HopScotch Challenge To Be Held

[Updated] A New Life Charity will be hosting a fundraising event — the “Double Hopscotch Challenge” — on Sunday [Oct 18] at Dellwood Middle School. A spokesperson said, “With the island emerging safely from the shadow of COVID shelter in place, organizations are looking to re-engage with the community and continue to be... Read more of this article

Governor John Rankin Purchases First Poppy

Governor John Rankin Purchases First Poppy

Governor John Rankin purchased the first Poppy from Carol Everson of the Bermuda Legion Charity and World War Two Veteran, Donald Jolliffe. Government House posted the photos below on Facebook, saying: “On the morning of Tuesday, 13 October, the Governor welcomed Carol Everson of the Bermuda Legion Charity and World War Two Veteran, Donald Jolliffe,... Read more of this article

‘Serving The Servers’ Last Voucher Distribution

‘Serving The Servers’ Last Voucher Distribution

Serving the Servers will make its final distribution this week, having raised $35,350 to assist restaurant staff whose livelihoods were being affected by the pandemic. A spokesperson said, “Serving the Servers, an initiative launched with The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce during the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic back in May, will make... Read more of this article

$3.5M Donation To Bermuda College Foundation

$3.5M Donation To Bermuda College Foundation

Athene Holding, Athora Holding, Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, and Catalina Holdings are making a $3.5 million donation to the Bermuda College Foundation to create a Career Development Centre. A spokesperson said, “Athene Holding Ltd. [Athene] and its reinsurance subsidiary, Athene Life Re. Ltd.[ALRe], in addition to Athora Holding Ltd., Aspen... Read more of this article

Third Point Re Donates $20,000 To WindReach

Third Point Re Donates $20,000 To WindReach

WindReach — the non-profit that provides therapeutic and educational programmes to help enrich the quality of life of individuals living with special needs — has received a $20,000 donation from Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. The organization explained that the financial contribution will directly support the operations of WindReach’s Life... Read more of this article