Community/Charity

EY announces winner of Bahamas scholarship

September 04, 2015

EY announced yesterday that Serena Chan has been awarded this year's EY Bahamas scholarship.

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Charity Organization lends support to Island Nation Devastated by Hurricane Erika
Charity Organization lends support to Island Nation Devastated by Hurricane Erika

September 03, 2015

Sandals Foundation, the non-profit arm of Sandals Resorts International has launched a fundraising campaign to aid the recovery effort in Dominica after the Caribbean nation was recently devastated by Tropical Storm Erika...

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Pet Food Institute sponsors Potcakeman Triathlon

September 03, 2015

On September 5, BAARK! (Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness) will host its third triathlon on Jaws Beach.

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Bahamas Waste partners with CIBC FirstCaribbean to 'Walk For the Cure'

September 02, 2015

This October the Bahamas Waste family will don their pink shirts again and remind Bahamians about early testing to detect and prevent cancer.

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Launch of JA Bahamas 2015-2016
Launch of JA Bahamas 2015-2016

September 02, 2015

'Youth Innovation Leading the Way.' JA Bahamas believes that youth innovation is vital to the advancement and development of young Bahamians and our nation at large...

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Commonwealth Bank donates back-to-school supplies to the Bahamas AIDS Foundation

September 02, 2015

For the ninth consecutive year Commonwealth Bank has committed to improving the community through education by providing thousands of students in New Providence and the Family Islands with access to school supplies, providing backpacks filled with composition books, pens, pencils and rulers.

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Bahamas Waste Partners with CIBC FirstCaribbean to 'Walk For the Cure'
Bahamas Waste Partners with CIBC FirstCaribbean to 'Walk For the Cure'

September 01, 2015

This October the Bahamas Waste family will don their pink shirts again and remind Bahamians about early testing to detect and prevent cancer. They are also very pleased to have been asked to partner with CIBC FirstCaribbean in this year’s ‘Walk for the Cure'...

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Immigration Minister responds to GBHRA and reiterates the Government's Immigration Policy

August 31, 2015

Fred Mitchell, Minister for Immigration spoke at Kiwanis Over The Hill on Thursday 27th August and responded to Fred Smith Q C who continues to defame the Immigration Department. He claimed that the world is watching and that Mr. Mitchell ought to be careful. The response is below from the speech at Kiwanis...

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Ladies night

August 27, 2015

The women at New Birth Church make time for themselves with their ladies' night out events.

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3rd Annual BTC School Aid Heads to the Islands
3rd Annual BTC School Aid Heads to the Islands

August 27, 2015

BTC begins back-to-school charity tour in Andros. Its back-to-school time and BTC is back at it, assisting over 200 Androsian school children, and 60 parents to prepare for the new school year at their 3rd Annual School Aid event. This is the first time that the event has been held outside of Nassau...

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Bahamas Human Society's Schedule of Events
Bahamas Human Society's Schedule of Events

August 26, 2015

The 2015 Summer Fun Photo Contest deadline is fast approaching! Photo entries must be submitted by close of business day on Friday, September 4th. Please see the attached photo for locations to drop your entries off. Then, join us at the Nassau Yacht Club on Saturday September 12th at 6 p.m. to see all the amazing entries and to find out who won...

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AIDS Foundation Raffle Winner

August 26, 2015

Bryan Wright purchased the winning ticket for the Bahamas AIDS Foundation's annual raffle during a ticket drive at the Harbour Bay Shopping Centre a few weeks ago.

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RBC reaches out

August 26, 2015

In an effort to support REACH Bahamas' mission to increase autism awareness in The Bahamas, RBC Royal Bank hosted a special event where executive leaders of R.E.A.C.H along with a student representative, Danier Rolle, were presented with school bags with notebooks, pencils, a ruler, other basic supplies, an RBC lunch bag, and a piggy bank to encourage saving habits among the students.

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Tropical Storm Erika Watch!
Tropical Storm Erika Watch!

August 25, 2015

Killarney's Member of Parliament, Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis advises all residents to stay tuned to the news reports on Tropical Storm Erika and to be prepared for a hurricane!..

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RBPF, RBDF, and Boys Brigade Summer Camps Receive Boost from CIBC FirCaribbean
RBPF, RBDF, and Boys Brigade Summer Camps Receive Boost from CIBC FirCaribbean

August 25, 2015

This summer, as part of a commitment to positive youth development, CIBC FirstCaribbean supported three of the nation’s outstanding and long-lasting summer youth programs: The Royal Bahamas Police Force’s North-eastern Summer Camp, The Royal Bahamas Defence Force Summer Camp, and Boys’ Brigade 23rd Company’s Annual Summer Camp...

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CIBCFirstCaribbean Supports Youth in Sports
CIBCFirstCaribbean Supports Youth in Sports

August 25, 2015

CIBC FirstCaribbean demonstrated its commitment to youth and sports in the country through contributions to three youth summer sports programmes touching over 700 young Bahamians in total. In a short presentation CIBC FirstCaribbean awarded the Nelson Cooper Peace on the Streets Basketball Tournament, Kevin Johnson Basketball Camp...

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Fidelity donates school supplies to Union Village students

August 24, 2015

Students throughout the Union Village community attended the fourth annual Neil Percentie Back-to-School Day hosted by Toastmasters Club 1600 and Fidelity Bank (Bahamas) Limited on Saturday.

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Urban Renewal Celebrates Summer Basketball Awards and Launches 'Back -to-School- Outreach

August 21, 2015

Hundreds of young people from communities across the island gathered at Evangelistic Temple Youth Centre, August 20, packing the hall to participate in Urban Renewal Commission's ‘Sporting League and Street Legends Summer Basketball Grand Championship Awards Ceremony’ and 'Back-to-School Outreach...’

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Solomon's Super Center to host trade show focused on after school care

August 21, 2015

Summer is almost over and as thousands of parents prepare to send their kids back to school, many are faced with planning for care beyond the classroom.

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 Sandals Foundation Assists With Back-To-School Drive
Sandals Foundation Assists With Back-To-School Drive

August 20, 2015

The Sandals Foundation partnered with the Goal-den Sisterhood group last Saturday to give school supplies to hundreds of kids from the Yellow Elder area. This was the Goal-den Sisterhood’s first-ever project, and the Sandals Foundation joined forces to help them make the event a huge success...

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