Community/Charity

Scotiabank Celebrates International Women's Day

April 19, 2014

Scotiabankers collectively donated one thousand dollars ($1,000) to the Providing Access to Continued Education (PACE) programme as part of local International Women’s Day celebrations recently. Scotiabank (Bahamas) Ltd.’s Advancement of Women (AoW) Committee spearheaded the charitable effort as one of a few women-centered initiatives involving staff during the month...

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Join the Clean Up on Earth Day!
Join the Clean Up on "Earth Day!"

April 17, 2014

The Sandals Foundation in conjunction with Sandals Royal Bahamian’s Environmental Health and Safety Department will be cleaning up the area around Delaporte’s Basketball court Tuesday, April 22nd from 5pm to 7pm...

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Top executives added to The Salvation Army board
Top executives added to The Salvation Army board

April 17, 2014

The Salvation Army of The Bahamas recently inducted two new members to its advisory board during a recognition reception...

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Benefit event by bank raises 6,000 for children
Benefit event by bank raises 6,000 for children

April 16, 2014

BANK of the Bahamas recently presented cheques totalling more than $6,000 to three children's homes, including the Ranfurly Home for Children, the Elizabeth Estates Children's Home and the Children's Emergency Hostel...

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Scotiabank salutes Outstanding Primary School Students

April 15, 2014

Scotiabank recently demonstrated its continued commitment to the development of Bahamian youth by, once again, becoming a patron sponsor of The Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Foundation...

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Welcome Sign being constructed in Killarney
Welcome Sign being constructed in Killarney

April 15, 2014

Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis, Member of Parliament for the Killarney constituency, announces that workman are in the process of completing entrance/welcome signs for Tropical Gardens, Westridge, South West Ridge and Sea Beach...

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Governor General tells Autism Stars they are Loved & Important

April 15, 2014

It only took a small group of the estimated 35,000 children with autism and other special needs a moment to steal the hearts of the Governor General Sir Arthur Foulkes and Lady Foulkes today in one of the most touching courtesy calls in the history of Government House...

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CB teams up with JA for Money Management Seminar

April 12, 2014

The financial consciousness of over 260 students between grades 7-9 was awakened at the Commonwealth Bank (CB) and Junior Achievement (JA) New Providence hosted the 'Let's Talk about the Future – Career & Financial Planning Seminar' held recently...

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Toastmasters Club 1600 celebrates 45 years
Toastmasters Club 1600 celebrates 45 years

April 11, 2014

Celebration and reflection marked the 45th anniversary of Club 1600, the first branch of Toastmasters to be established in The Bahamas...

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Kiwanis Club of Fort Montagu celebrates 50 years

April 09, 2014

The Kiwanis Club of Fort Montagu celebrated 50 years of service throughout the Bahamas on March 31...

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Atlantis Community Service Awards
Atlantis Community Service Awards

April 09, 2014

Now in its 15th year, the Atlantis Community Service Awards continues to assist local charities and other non-profit organizations with their work in the community...

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The Alliance Francaise des Bahamas
The Alliance Francaise des Bahamas

April 08, 2014

The Alliance Française des Bahamas held a series of events and activities for the week of the Francophonie (March 17 -21, 2014. All events were free of charge to the public...

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Light It Up Blue
Light It Up Blue

April 07, 2014

The city of Nassau turned blue on the evening of April 2 as International Autism Awareness month commenced...

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SWEEETFEST comes to the Bahamian People

April 02, 2014

There is no “sweeeter” event this year than the Sweeet Fest, which features the nation’s most creative pastry chefs, at-home bakers and masters of all things sweet...

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Baha Mar 'Lights It UP' for World Autism Day
Baha Mar 'Lights It UP' for World Autism Day

April 02, 2014

Baha Mar, the new luxury resort destination in the Bahamas, will be bathed in blue light on the evening of April 2, 2014 in recognition of World Autism Day. The $3.5 billion resort nearing completion is participating in “Light it up Blue...”

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Operation Potcake 2014 Dates
Operation Potcake 2014 Dates

March 31, 2014

Pull out your calendars and start saving now! The dates have been set for Operation Potcake 2015!

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Atlantis commits to continuing sponsorship of Roots
Atlantis commits to continuing sponsorship of Roots

March 27, 2014

Representatives from the executive body of the Roots Junkanoo group paid a special visit to Atlantis, Paradise Island recently to meet with President & Managing Director George Markantonis and SVP for Public Affairs and Retail Ed Fields...

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GGYA post steady annual growth
GGYA post steady annual growth

March 24, 2014

Registration in the Governor General’s Youth Award picked up pace in 2013, finishing up three percent ahead of 2012 figures, according to data released during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held over the weekend at Government House...

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Lignum Vitae Fundraiser
Lignum Vitae Fundraiser

March 21, 2014

Lignum Vitae Centre of Hope will be ‘Rocking Buena Vista’ April 5th with their fabulous fundraiser at John Watlings Distillery, Delancy Street...

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Abaco set to buzz for Great Abaco Family Fitness Weekend

March 21, 2014

Over one hundred people have pre-registered to participate in a fitness extravaganza set to take place in Abaco later this month...

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