Community/Charity

BTC sponsors Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation Ball
BTC sponsors Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation Ball

February 12, 2016

Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) today refuted claims circulating on social media that BTC charged for the use of WhatsApp, stating that its use remains free on the BTC network.

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BTC sponsors Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation Ball

February 12, 2016

The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) is again a Platinum Sponsor of the Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation Ball. The Foundation, which concentrates on children suffering from heart disease and related conditions, also received a Samsung smart phone from BTC for their silent auction fundraiser.

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COB students donate an assortment of items to NEMA for Hurricane Joaquin Relief

February 11, 2016

Vice-President of Student Affairs, College of The Bahamas (COB) Dr. Eslyn Jones (fourth left) made a presentation of an assortment of items for Hurricane Joaquin Relief to First Assistant Secretary of NEMA Chrystal R. Glinton (fifth left), as Director of Campus Life Darvin Toussaint and students look on.

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'A Familiar Walk' takes on cancer with corporate partners

February 11, 2016

Companies at the forefront of helping to fund cancer research and patient care have come together to share their stories of the battle against this deadly disease, in the latest episode of the renowned ZNS show ‘A Familiar Walk’.

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College students donate 1,365 to hurricane relief

February 11, 2016

THE College of The Bahamas Union of Students yesterday donated $1,365 to the National Emergency Management Agency to aid in hurricane relief efforts to the southern Bahamas.

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Luciano's of Chicago fights hunger together with other culinary partners at the 8th annual Empty Bowls Bahamas charity event on February 27th

February 10, 2016

Luciano’s of Chicago gears up for another year in joining other local culinary partners as they fight hunger together at Empty Bowls 8th annual charity event on Saturday, February 27th, from 1pm-5pm at the Queen’s College Auditorium.

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Carl's Jr. supports the community with month-long canned food drive

February 10, 2016

February is officially National Canned Food Month at Carl’s Jr. worldwide. Last week Monday, at the local franchise, customers began bringing in two canned items in exchange for a free cheeseburger as the fast food chain takes part in the global initiative to end hunger.

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Carl's Jr. supports the community with month-long canned food drive
Carl's Jr. supports the community with month-long canned food drive

February 10, 2016

February is officially National Canned Food Month at Carl’s Jr. worldwide. Last week Monday, at the local franchise, customers began bringing in two canned items in exchange for a free cheeseburger as the fast food chain takes part in the global initiative to end hunger.

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Urban Renewal 2.0 is healthy, growing and strong

February 09, 2016

The Urban Renewal Programme 2.0 is healthy, well and growing from strength to strength said Urban Renewal Commission Co-Chairperson Algernon Allen during a press conference Monday, February 8, at the Commission’s offices.

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Scotiabank is platinum sponsor of the Heart Ball

February 09, 2016

Scotiabank is a platinum sponsor of the Heart Ball in aid of the Sir Victor Sassoon (Bahamas) Heart Foundation, again this year.

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Trinkets Treasures National Fair online auction extended

February 09, 2016

The board of directors of the Historic Bahamas Foundation today announced the extension of the online auction, in connection with the Trinkets & Treasures National Fair held over the weekend, with part proceeds to benefit repairs to The Hermitage on Cat Island.

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SAG Awards ceremony auction ends TODAY featuring signed collectibles from nominated actors ensembles, set visits and more
SAG Awards ceremony auction ends TODAY featuring signed collectibles from nominated actors & ensembles, set visits and more

February 09, 2016

SAG Awards® Ceremony Auction Ends TODAY Featuring Signed Collectibles from Nominated Actors & Ensembles, Set Auction Benefits the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Children’s Literacy & Assistance Programs

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CIBC FirstCaribbean gives groceries to families in need

February 08, 2016

Inspired by the message of charity and hope of the recent holiday season, the staff and management at CIBC FirstCaribbean's Shirley Street branch came together to give hope to five single-mother homes in need, through the bank's "Adopt-a-Cause" program.

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Help hope live

February 05, 2016

My mother, Elaine I. Lundy is 60 years young and although she has never been a smoker, she is very ill with two rare and life-threatening conditions.

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Hundreds expected to fill Collins House grounds for Trinkets Treasures Fair and Auction to benefit 10 charities

February 05, 2016

Live entertainment, food vendors, bouncing castle, live auction, painted Junkanoo nymph - OPENS TODAY!

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Heart Association to hold Freeport fundraiser

February 05, 2016

WITH heart disease one of the leading causes of death in The Bahamas and worldwide, The Grand Bahama Heart Association is raising awareness by hosting a major fundraising event in Freeport this month.

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Bahamas Heart Foundation thanks Corporate Bahamas as Heart Ball nears

February 04, 2016

On February 13, 2016, the 52nd Annual Heart Ball will showcase a wonderful evening of elegance, world-class entertainment and exciting fundraising to support the life-saving efforts of The Bahamas’ oldest non-profit organization.

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Hundreds expected to fill Collins House grounds for Trinkets & Treasures

February 04, 2016

Live entertainment, food vendors, bouncing castle, live auction, painted Junkanoo nymph. Hundreds Expected to Fill Collins House Grounds for Trinkets & Treasures Fair and Auction to benefit 10 charities

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Atlantis makes donations

February 04, 2016

Atlantis, Paradise Island is yet again exercising its commitment as a good corporate citizen to ensure a better New Providence community and wider Bahamas for all. The mega-resort property recently pledged to give to two local organizations with much needed funding to assist in their most worthy efforts.

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Trike-a-thon Bahamas to raise money for research hospital

February 04, 2016

The Sandals Foundation sponsored St. Jude Trike-a-thon is set to roll out this Friday February 5th, with Kids of all ages biking, triking and scootering for a good cause.

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