Community/Charity

CIBC FirstCaribbean steps it up with Walk for the Cure
CIBC FirstCaribbean steps it up with "Walk for the Cure"

August 23, 2016

The regional CIBC FirstCaribbean cancer fundraiser that brought over 10,000 participants together in 17 countries last year will return to the Bahamas this October.

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CWCO assists boys of Boys Brigade

August 23, 2016

Seventeen boys of the 23rd Company of Boys Brigade enjoyed a fun filled summer camp this season thanks to sponsorship from Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO), which develops and operates seawater desalination plants and water distribution systems in areas of the world where naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce or non-existent.

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Amnesia's first Back-To-School Matinee a success

August 22, 2016

Over 100 children and their parents showed up to the Back-To-School Giveaway held at Amnesia Dining and Show Room on Saturday, August 6.

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Nassau Flight Services holds annual Back-to-School Gala

August 19, 2016

Nassau Flight Services held its annual Back-to-School Gala on Thursday, August 18, at Stapledon Gardens community park, providing the children of the Nassau Flight Services employees, the Children’s Emergency Hostel, and youth from the neighbourhood with a fun day, and abundant back-to-school supplies.

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Grand Raffle launched by Red Cross

August 18, 2016

THE Bahamas Red Cross Society Grand Raffle is an annual tradition that provides much needed funds to assist in meeting the demands for humanitarian services as well as the operational needs of the organisation.

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Kelly's donates kitchen to help children's home

August 18, 2016

IN the spirit of giving back, Kelly's Freeport Ltd. generously donated and installed a brand new kitchen at the Grand Bahama Children's Home.

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Groups offer support ahead of school year

August 18, 2016

TWO local organisations have donated much needed supplies and food to the Grand Bahama Children's Home just in time for the new school year.

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Scotiabank helps students prepare for school
Scotiabank helps students prepare for school

August 17, 2016

Scotiabank is helping students get back-to-school by providing backpacks, supplies and uniforms through partnership with three community organizations.

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NAB holds successful fundraising golf tournament in Weston

August 17, 2016

The National Association of Bahamians (NAB) recently held its first fundraising Golf Tournament at the Bonaventure Resort & Country Club, in Weston, Florida, in celebration of The Bahamas’ 43rd anniversary of independence.

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Scotiabank customer off to Rio

August 12, 2016

Scotiabank customer Prescola Davis is off to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil along with her husband, courtesy of Visa.

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RBC Nassau client wins trip to the Rio Olympics
RBC Nassau client wins trip to the Rio Olympics

August 12, 2016

Amie Baranda-Bowe, Owner, East & Bay Liquor Store and Gift Shop (Bahamas) is the grand prize winner of the RBC EZ Pay Rio campaign.

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CIBC FirstCaribbean launches cancer fundraising with 'Soca for the Cure'

August 11, 2016

More than 200 participants came to jump, wave, and work up a sweat while raising money for cancer research and awareness.

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Scotiabank customer travels to Rio, courtesy of VISA
Scotiabank customer travels to Rio, courtesy of VISA

August 11, 2016

Scotiabank customer, Prescola Davis, is off to Rio along with her husband, courtesy of VISA.

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Sponsors on Track for Run for Pompey - 15 Companies ready, set, support Exuma event

August 10, 2016

With the world’s eyes trained on the Summer Olympics in Rio, a group of local businesses is eyeing another sports event closer to home – the Run for Pompey set for Georgetown, Exuma, in October.

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RBC Sponsors $10,000 to 2016 BIFF Youth Film Workshop

August 10, 2016

“RBC Royal Bank is pleased to co-sponsor the 2016 Youth Film Workshop,(YFW) a program designed to introduce local students to the world of filmmaking," said Deborah Zonicle, Market Manager, Products, Marketing & Channels, RBC Royal Bank.

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Public invited to nominate "Leading Ladies" for 2016 Red Dress Soiree

August 10, 2016

The organizing committee of the third bi-annual Red Dress Soiree is excited to announce that submissions for Leading Lady nominees are now being accepted.

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Miss World Bahamas lends her support to kids in need of healthy hearts

August 10, 2016

The newly crowned Miss World Bahamas Ashley Hamilton made her first official visit to the Sir Victor Sassoon Bahamas Heart Foundation recently.

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AML Foods Limited commits to donating 100,000 over the next three years to Bahamas Feeding Network in New Providence and Grand Bahama
AML Foods Limited commits to donating $100,000 over the next three years to Bahamas Feeding Network in New Providence and Grand Bahama

August 09, 2016

Whether you realize it or not, when you weigh your food options in Nassau and Freeport—grabbing a pizza from Domino’s or stopping by Fresh Market to pick up some groceries, for instance—you’re thinking of AML Foods Limited.

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Commonwealth Bank Emerging Leaders Award Programme provides $50,000 towards endowment fund at The College of The Bahamas

August 09, 2016

For the fifth consecutive year, Commonwealth Bank is offering students at The College of The Bahamas (COB) hope, encouragement and support in the form of scholarships as part of Commonwealth Bank’s Emerging Leaders Award Programme.

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Rotarian volunteers treated to a visit with retired tourism pioneer

August 05, 2016

The Rotary Club of East Nassau presents a donation of food items to Pat's Senior Citizen Home while they spent a Saturday visiting with the Residents and doing repairs around the home.

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