Community/Charity

Award winning studentss renovate historic Cat Island kitchen
Award winning studentss renovate historic Cat Island kitchen

November 19, 2014

Fulfilling a promise to Cat Island native, the late Margaretta Rolle, students of the award winning Indaba Project are working hard to restore Mrs Rolle’s historic detached limestone kitchen in the mystic island...

read more »

Bishop Hanchell Thanksgiving Lucheon

November 18, 2014

The annual BISHOP HANCHELL THANKSGIVING LUNCHEON will be held on Thursday November 20, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Great Commission Ministries located at 237 Wulff Road...

read more »

Scotiabank: Platinum Sponsor of the 21st Annual Red Ribbon Ball
Scotiabank: Platinum Sponsor of the 21st Annual Red Ribbon Ball

November 18, 2014

Scotiabank is a proud platinum sponsor of The Bahamas AIDS Foundation’s Red Ribbon Ball slated for this coming weekend under the theme, “Winter in Paradise”...

read more »

High School Students Go The Distance In Cancer Fight
High School Students Go The Distance In Cancer Fight

November 17, 2014

Scotiabank Donates $10,000 To Student Run Marathon Bahamas...

read more »

The Governor General Youth Award (GGYA) Board of Trustess & Management Council paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling

November 13, 2014

The Governor General Youth Award (GGYA) Board of Trustees & Management Council paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, at Government House on Wednesday, November 12...

read more »

R.E.A.C.H. Bahamas Celebreates T-Shirt Month in November
R.E.A.C.H. Bahamas Celebreates T-Shirt Month in November

November 13, 2014

As REACH continues to commemorate its 15th year of bringing awareness to the Bahamian public about autism. During the month of November REACH is encouraging members, general public and companies to participate in T-Shirt day...

read more »

U.S. Teenpreneur Tapped for Annual Youth Business Event in The Bahamas

November 12, 2014

With many in The Bahamas uncertain about the nation’s fiscal state, Keshelle Kerr-Davis is focusing on providing today’s youth with the tools needed to succeed in tomorrow’s economy...

read more »

National Feeding Network Donates 30,000 to 30 Feeding Centres
National Feeding Network Donates $30,000 to 30 Feeding Centres

November 11, 2014

Just under one year after it announced an ambitious goal to reach the day when no Bahamian goes to bed hungry and to assist all those who feed the needy, the Bahamas National Feeding Network today made good on its promise...

read more »

16 Islands, 16 Weddings, One Priceless Day,
16 Islands, 16 Weddings, One Priceless Day,

November 07, 2014

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism’s (BMOT) unique, social media promotion aptly named “16 Islands, 16 Weddings, One Priceless Day,” has played a pivotal role in cementing a long distance relationship for an Indiana couple.

Insurance Advisor, Ariana Viega-Barbosa and Pre-press Digital Manager, Darius Smith of Hobart, Indiana has been living miles apart in two different countries for most of 2014. Thanks to social media connections and the BMOT’s social media contest, the couple can look forward to their permanent domicile in one location soon.

According to Ariana, the couple “met while at a night club in August 2012 and began dating a month later. They spent an incredible amount of time together sharing surprise private candlelit dinners, movies, dancing and traveling. However, within their second date, she said she “knew Darius was the one,” and...

read more »

Bahamas International Film Festival Unveils Official 2014 Program
Bahamas International Film Festival Unveils Official 2014 Program

November 07, 2014

Festival Founder and Executive Director Leslie Vanderpool today announced the final program details for the 11th edition of the Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF), which takes place December 4-9, 2014 in Nassau and December 10-14, in Harbour Island, Eleuthera.

This year, the Festival will showcase 95 films from 30 different countries, including 48 features and 47 short films of which several are international premieres and all are Bahamian premieres.

read more »

COB Sigma stage successful Entrepreneurship Seminar
COB Sigma stage successful Entrepreneurship Seminar

November 06, 2014

College of the Bahamas students explored the possibility of entrepreneurship as a viable career path and entrepreneurship opportunities in the country on Tuesday November 4, 2014 at the Harry C. Moore Library on the campus of the college thanks to the collegiate chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.

The Beta Beta Lamba Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma organized and hosted the event as a part of Sigma Week at the country’s largest tertiary institution.

“This seminar has become a signature event for the chapter and students say they get a lot out of it,” said president of Beta Beta Lambda Mick Massaar. “We had a packed house with students asking lots of question so I’m sure we got the message out about a career in entrepreneurship.” ...

read more »

Kamalamee Honours Class of 2014
Kamalamee Honours Class of 2014

November 06, 2014

The Kamalamee Organization is proud to release its signature commemorative group photo of the 2014 honourees. This year’s photo was taken at the Smiths Point Limited a property of luxury cottages owned by Fred Smith in Grand Bahama. The sunset photo was taken by professional photographer and committee member, Lyndah Wells. The organization will host a portrait unveiling ceremony at the C. A. Smith Complex during the first week in December where the 2014 honourees will have their 8 ft. portraits unveiled for public viewing, as part of the organization’s educational campaign.

read more »

Scotiaban Aids the Hearing-Impaired on their 50th Anniversary
Scotiaban Aids the Hearing-Impaired on their 50th Anniversary

November 04, 2014

In keeping with its ongoing commitment to the advancement of education in The Bahamas, Scotiabank presented the Centre for the Deaf with a special gift to mark their 50th anniversary...

read more »

Bahamas Humane Society Raffle 2014

October 31, 2014

Bahamas Humane Society Raffle 2014...

read more »

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...

read more »

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...

read more »

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...

read more »

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...

read more »

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...

read more »

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...

read more »