Community/Charity

Fred Smith to Address East Nassau Rotary Friday
Fred Smith to Address East Nassau Rotary Friday

October 30, 2014

Noted human rights, constitutional law, regulatory litigation and environmental attorney Fred Smith, QC, will address the Rotary Club of East Nassau Friday, October 31 at the Nassau Yacht Club...

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Scotiabank's Managing Director Launches Food Drive
Scotiabank's Managing Director Launches Food Drive

October 29, 2014

Scotiabank is partnering with Hands for Hunger for the fourth consecutive year to help eradicate hunger through its annual Food Drive which was officially launched today by the bank’s Managing Director, Sean Albert...

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Take "Selfies" & WIN!!

October 23, 2014

You are invited to join the Bahamas Waste team in our efforts to TRASH cancer. We believe early detection is the key to beating this horrible disease...

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Teens Prepare for Christian Youth Talent Jam 2014

October 08, 2014

Teenagers from throughout the country including theFamily Islands are once again in full preparation mode to take centerstage at the 2014 Christian Youth Talent Jam scheduled for Friday October 17th 2014 at the Diplomat Center beginning at 7:30pm...

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Baha Mar Sponsors Bahamas Rake N Scrape Company
Baha Mar Sponsors Bahamas Rake N Scrape Company

October 07, 2014

Students Set To Perform At United Nations in New York. The Bahamas Rake N Scrape Company Poses Outside the United States Departures Terminal Before Jetting Off to New York City...

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Operation Potcake turns Operation Potcat 2105
Operation Potcake turns (Operation Potcat 2105)

October 06, 2014

It's official! Operation Potcake 2015 will be Operation Potcat 2105. This is due to the widespread and ongoing outbreak of distemper on New Providence Island. We believe that surgeries may compromise dogs' immune systems and may put them at risk...

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Scotia Bank Donates to Blind
Scotia Bank Donates to Blind

October 01, 2014

Scotiabank presented a special gift to and sponsored the fun run walk in honour of the 65th anniversary of the Salvation Army’s Erin H. Gilmour School for the Blind and Visually Impaired...

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Leader Speaks in South Beach Tonight
Leader Speaks in South Beach Tonight

September 30, 2014

FNM Leader, Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis, will be the guest speaker at The South Beach FNM Association Meeting tonight at 7:30pm, at The C. V. Bethel Senior High School...

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Club 1600 makes an impact at Ranfurly Home
Club 1600 makes an impact at Ranfurly Home

September 30, 2014

It was a dynamic and heartwarming ending to another successful Youth Leadership Programme (YLP) facilitated by the First Bahamas Branch of Toastmasters, Club 1600 for residents of the Ranfurly Homes for Children...

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Bahamas Household Report to Play Key Role in Future Decision-Making
Bahamas Household Report to Play Key Role in Future Decision-Making

September 29, 2014

The Bahamas’ Household Expenditure Report Survey, 2013, is expected to play a key role in the future decision-making process in The Bahamas in the future...

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Bahamas Ferries continues support of Bahamas Children's Emergency Hostel with 10,000 donation
Bahamas Ferries continues support of Bahamas Children's Emergency Hostel with $10,000 donation

September 25, 2014

In a move to advance its ongoing community service efforts, Bahamas Ferries recently made a generous donation of $10,000 to The Bahamas Children's Emergency Hostel. The monetary donation...

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BREEF anchors its Position with Coral Reef Sculpture Garden

September 24, 2014

The Bahamas Reef Environment Education Foundation (BREEF) announced this week it has commenced the design of artwork for their Sir Nicholas Nuttall Coral Reef Sculpture Garden that will be installed in the near-shore waters of western New Providence...

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Sponsors Sports for Youth Development
CIBC FirstCaribbean Sponsors Sports for Youth Development

September 18, 2014

CIBC FirstCaribbean makes donations to Kevin Johnson Basketball Camp, Peace on the Streets, Elite Soccer and JBLN...

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Red Dress Soiree Reveals Silent Auction Packages Valued at More Than 18k
Red Dress Soiree Reveals Silent Auction Packages Valued at More Than 18k

September 17, 2014

The Red Dress Soiree reveals more than 15 exclusive packages to be auctioned at the bi-annual charity runway show, cocktail reception and silent auction to be held Saturday September 20, 2014 at 6:30pm in the ballroom of the British Colonial Hilton...

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REACH Stretched to Last Dollar, Sure Win Steps In Nearly 200 Flooded Autism Summer Camp
REACH Stretched to Last Dollar, Sure Win Steps In Nearly 200 Flooded Autism Summer Camp

September 15, 2014

With $1 in the bank, REACH -- the organization that is the lifeline for children with autism, their parents, teachers and caregivers – was on the brink of falling off a financial cliff when benefactors “Sure Win” stepped in...

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CLARKS-Congratulations To Our Winners!

September 15, 2014

Clarks is proud to announce the winners of our Back to School, Shop & Win promotion, they are Ms. Loretta Agaro and Mr. Mark Humes...

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5th Annual BHS Photo Contest
5th Annual BHS Photo Contest

September 13, 2014

Dont miss out on a chance to win awesome prizes - Enter and show off your beautiful summer photos while supporting a great cause in the BHS Summer Fun Photography Contest sponsored by Mr. Photo and BahamasLocal!

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Sigma Supports Student Development 'Sigma Adopts Oakes Field Primary'

September 13, 2014

The Delta Epsilon Sigma Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (Sigma) officially adopted Oakes Field Primary school and agreed to assist with school’s traditional and culturally-fused programs in an effort to develop balanced youth in The Bahamas...

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NUA Workers Skip Class, But Head Back to School Uniforms

September 12, 2014

There were no pop quizzes, hallway lockers or stern principals in sight, but that didn’t stop a group of NUA Insurance Agency workers from slipping back into their old high school uniforms...

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Dunkin' Donuts Team Up With Hands For Hunger For Its Sixth Annual Culinary Fundraiser - Paradise Plates
Dunkin' Donuts Team Up With Hands For Hunger For Its Sixth Annual Culinary Fundraiser - Paradise Plates

September 12, 2014

For the sixth consecutive year, the Bahamian franchise of the world's leading baked goods and coffee chain, Dunkin’ Donuts, joins Hands for Hunger...

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