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Garden Club Donates $10,000 To Waterstart

Garden Club Donates $10,000 To Waterstart

The Garden Club of Bermuda has made a $10,000 donation to Waterstart, marking their final in a series that saw them make a total of $100,000 in donations to celebrate their 100th anniversary. A spokesperson said, “Waterstart is an outdoors real-world education programme encompassing the ocean and the environment offering students between the age of... Read more of this article

LCCA Donates $200,000 To Rest Homes

LCCA Donates $200,000 To Rest Homes

In celebration of its 90th anniversary, the Lady Cubitt Compassionate Association [LCCA] has donated $50,000 each to four rest homes on the island. A spokesperson said, “The Packwood Home, Matilda Smith-Williams Seniors Residence, Westmeath Residential & Nursing Care Home, and Lorraine Rest Home received $50,000 each, with the funds to be used... Read more of this article

Art Exhibition Raises $30K For KBB & BNG

Art Exhibition Raises $30K For KBB & BNG

Local artist Meredith Andrews has donated $30,000 to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] through proceeds from her recent art exhibition highlighting the impacts of modern living on ocean pollution. A spokesperson said, “In 2021, Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] were looking to collaborate... Read more of this article

Raleigh Bermuda Continue Operations

Raleigh Bermuda Continue Operations

The Raleigh International Bermuda charity said they continue to “fully operate its existing and planned Programmes despite the announcement by Raleigh International UK to cease its own operations by the end of May 2022.” A spokesperson said, “Raleigh International UK has cited reasons for its closure as the combination of reduced funding... Read more of this article

Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy Hat Day

Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy Hat Day

The Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy will host a creative hat day to raise funds for the island’s special needs community. The Devonshire-based facility will celebrate the birthday of Dame Marjorie Bean on Wednesday [May 25]. People are encouraged to wear their favourite hat or create their own for the “Let’s have a $2 hat day” event on Old... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: Ukraine Shopping Fundraiser

Photos, Video, 360: Ukraine Shopping Fundraiser

A shopping fair fundraising event was held today [May 22] at the Botanical Gardens, with funds raised to be donated toward the Red Cross Ukraine Relief Fund.The advance promo for the event said, “For businesses and the general public to sell your items, you choose the amount you want to pay for a pitch; all pitch proceeds go directly to... Read more of this article

TLC Offers Thanks To Freisenbruch-Meyer

TLC Offers Thanks To Freisenbruch-Meyer

The Transformational Living Centre [TLC] is offering its thanks to Freisenbruch-Meyer for the company’s financial donations and volunteer work. A spokesperson said, “The Transformational Living Centre is a purpose-built housing facility that seeks to address the growing problem of homelessness among families with children in Bermuda. “It... Read more of this article

MEF Presents $10K For Ukrainian Relief Fund

MEF Presents $10K For Ukrainian Relief Fund

MEF Ltd — otherwise known as The Little Venice Group — today presented a cheque for $10,000 to the Bermuda Red Cross for their Ukrainian Relief Fund. A spokesperson said, “A variety of fundraising initiatives were held by the group including a ‘Taste of Ukraine’ Brunch at Fourways where a percentage of sales were donated and raised... Read more of this article

Family Affair Fish Fry Fundraiser On Friday

Family Affair Fish Fry Fundraiser On Friday

This Friday you can enjoy a nice meal while supporting a good cause, as the “Family Affair Fish Fry Fundraiser” event will be held at the Thyme Restaurant in support of Family Centre and Focus Counselling Services, with both dine in and take out options available. The event page said, “It’s a Family Affair at Thyme Restaurant! Family... Read more of this article

BHCS Donates $1,000 To Mascarinas Family

BHCS Donates $1,000 To Mascarinas Family

Bermuda HealthCare Services donated $1,000 to the family of Oscar and Jove Mascarinas, who sadly died as a result of a explosion earlier this month in Southampton. Executive Chairman of BHCS Dr. Ewart Brown said, “When we heard about the tragic accident that claimed the lives of Oscar and Jove Mascarinas, we wanted to assist the family in the aftermath... Read more of this article

Noah’s Ark Host Sale To Benefit WindReach

Noah’s Ark Host Sale To Benefit WindReach

Noah’s Ark Feed and Supply pet store is holding a sidewalk sale to raise funds for WindReach Bermuda. Items include fish supplies, dog collars, pond ornaments, and bird supplies, with prices ranging from free to $20. Noah’s Ark Feed and Supply, on Marsh Lane, Devonshire, is open Monday to Friday from 9.30 am to 6 pm, and 8.30 am to 6 pm on Saturday WindReach... Read more of this article

Funds Being Raised For Mascarinas Family

Funds Being Raised For Mascarinas Family

The Association of Filipinos in Bermuda are accepting donations for the family of Oscar and Jove Mascarinas, who were tragically killed in a house explosion in Southampton earlier this month. In an online post, the Association of Filipinos in Bermuda said, “We are saddened by the news of the recent death of our member, Jove Mascarinas, wife of the... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: 2022 Relay For Life Event

Photos & Videos: 2022 Relay For Life Event

After a two-year virtual hiatus due to the pandemic, the Relay For Life event was held at the Bermuda National Sports Centre this weekend, with the event designed to see the “community come together to honour, celebrate, and raise funds and awareness in an effort to free the world from the pain and suffering of cancer.”A spokesperson... Read more of this article