Community/Charity

Veronica Bishop, Dillon 'D-Mac' McKenzie, Geno D., The Rhythm Band, Synergy Band, Stileet and Ronnie Butler on tap for the Red Cross Fair

April 29, 2016

Forget a spring cold, the only thing you want to catch this weekend is fair fever, as the 75th anniversary staple is doing it big with some of the biggest names in Bahamian entertainment -- Veronica Bishop, Dillon "D-Mac" McKenzie, Geno D., The Rhythm Band, Synergy Band, Stileet and Ronnie Butler all scheduled to perform.

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Scotiabank: Gold Sponsor of the 30th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

April 27, 2016

Scotiabank continues to be committed to helping young people in the community become better off.

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Dasani Coca-Cola team up to sponsor 63rd National Family Island Regatta

April 26, 2016

Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC), local producer of Coca-Cola, has always strived to be ever present in the community through donations and participation.

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100 JAMZ team give support to Sandilands Push/Walkathon

April 25, 2016

THE TEAM from 100 JAMZ and the "Jambulance" were out early on Saturday morning to support the Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre and the Geriatric Hospital at its fifth annual Push/Walkathon at the Sandilands ground on Fox Hill Road.

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Ride for Hope to return to Eleuthera

April 25, 2016

RIDE FOR Hope is going back to its roots in Eleuthera for its 10th anniversary charity bike-athon next year, the organisers announced yesterday.

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Dasani & Coca-Cola team up to sponsor the 63rd National Family Island Regatta

April 25, 2016

The 63rd National Family Island Regatta receives sponsorship and donations to assist both on land and on the seas.

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Ride for Hope bike-a-thon returning to Eleuthera

April 25, 2016

Ride for Hope has announced that it is going back to its roots for its 10th anniversary charity bike-a-thon. Scheduled for Saturday, 18 February, the 2017 event will be hosted, once again, in Eleuthera.

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Dasani hydrates all Dog Days Half Marathon participants

April 22, 2016

On April 9th, at the Bahamas Adventure ground in Freeport, Grand Bahama, hundreds of two legged and four legged participants enjoyed the 2nd Annual Dog Days Half Marathon.

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'Super heroes' grace Atlantic Medical Fun Run/Walk

April 20, 2016

About 1,500 runners and walkers took part in the 18th Atlantic Medical Insurance Fun Run/Walk last Saturday, joining in with the company's premier fundraising effort in support of the Bahamas Diabetic Association and The Cancer Society of The Bahamas.

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AML to distribute 10,000 reusable shopping bags on Earth Day

April 20, 2016

AML Foods Ltd. is helping The Bahamas "go green" this Earth Day.

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AML to Distribute 10k Reusable Shgopping Bags on Earth Day

April 19, 2016

AML Foods Ltd. is helping The Bahamas ‘go green’ this Earth Day.

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Volunteers of Miya Bahamas and the WSC Spruce up Community Park on International Good Deeds Day

April 19, 2016

The smiles of excited children have taken over at Faith Gardens Community Park in South Beach.

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Local Professionals Ensuring Zika Virus Does Not Become a Threat

April 19, 2016

As the Zika virus continues its clear and present threat to South America, and as the U.S. government considers a two billion dollar investment to thwart the virus’ effects, A Familiar Walk looks at the steps being taken by government and private entities in the Bahamas to safeguard the population.

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Atlantic Medical 18th Annual Fun Run Walk

April 18, 2016

Over 1400 participants (runners & walkers) registered for the 18th Annual Atlantic Medical Fun Run Walk this weekend.

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The BTC, One Bahamas Unity Walk

April 14, 2016

Hundreds of supporters turned out on Saturday to support the annual BTC/One Bahamas Love and Unity Walk. Bahamas Telecommunications Company has been a sponsor of the initiative for two years.

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Dunkin' Donuts Bahamas Partners with Seahorse Institute to Kick Off In-Store Fundraising and Awareness Campaign in Support of Autism Awareness Month

April 13, 2016

Dunkin’ Donuts, The Bahamas’ all-day, everyday stop for coffee, sandwiches and baked goods, teamed up with the Seahorse Institute to kick off an in-store donation campaign to support those affected by Autism in the Bahamas throughout the month of April, which is recognized globally as Autism Awareness Month.

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Carl's Jr. Delivers the Goods for Bahamas National Feeding Network

April 11, 2016

An estimated 1 in 8 persons around the world are chronically hungry—a pretty hard number for most to even begin to comprehend. Even more difficult to digest, however, is here in The Bahamas that number is closer to 1 in 6.

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Residents of the Marathon Community Team up to Keep Marathon Clean, Green and Pristine

April 11, 2016

Dozens of Marathon residents joined forces this past Saturday to support a community clean up initiative coordinated by Member of Parliament for the area, The Honorable Jerome Fitzgerald.

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Red Cross Meals on Wheels Programme Gets Major Boost From Jaguar Land Rover Donation

April 08, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. recently made a generous donation of $18,000 to the Bahamas Red Cross Society Grand Bahama Centre to keep its charitable Meals on Wheels programme rolling. The multinational automotive company made the contribution following a silent auction for a bespoke F-PACE sketch, drawn and signed by Jaguar Director of Design, Ian Callum.

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Freeport Container Port tells Dog Days challengers 'Bring it ON!'

April 07, 2016

Container Port has responded to the 'Dog Days' Marathon Corporate Challenge joining PharmaChem, Grand Bahama Power and Grand Bahama Port Authority.

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