Community/Charity

Summer Camp Fun for Inner City Children

July 24, 2017

Summer kicks off with the NBA finals every year but just as exciting for the children of the Baillou Hill Road, Garden Hills, and Yellow Elder communities is their own summer-time Basketball season...

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United Supreme Council Presents Check to REACH

July 19, 2017

The United Supreme Council, A.A.S.R., PHA., NJ, USA, Inc. made its annual presentation to Resources and Education for AUTISM and Related Challenges (R.E.A.C.H.), recently. A cheque, in the amount of $5,000.00...

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Rebecca Chapter No. 4's sixth installment of, "Rebecca's Mystery Soup Kitchen"

July 19, 2017

SIXTH INSTALLMENT OF REBECCA'S MYSTERY SOUP KITCHEN - The hardworking sisters of Rebecca Chapter No. 4, Order of the Eastern Star, Prince Hall Affiliated, recently delivered their sixth installment of Rebecca's Mystery Soup Kitchen in the Bains and Grants Town area - Mother Butler's Park, Meadow St...

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Logo's Hope Arrives in Nassau, Bahamas
Logo's Hope Arrives in Nassau, Bahamas

July 15, 2017

On Saturday July 15th, Bahamaslocal.com was in attendance at the opening of Logos Hope , the world's largest floating book fair. The honorable Travis Robinson, MP for Bain & Grants Town, was the special guest of honor. He welcomed the Logos Hope ship and crew members to tbe Bahamas.

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Vitamalt Inaugural Fun Run Walk
Vitamalt Inaugural Fun Run Walk

July 13, 2017

Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. along with Vitamalt held its Inaugural 5k Fun Run Walk Saturday July 1, 2017...

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Sands Back to Support Second Annual Kappa Klassic

July 12, 2017

Back for their second annual Golf Tournament, the Grand Bahama chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity (KAY) will step and stroll into the Kappa Klassic Golf Tournament on Grand Bahama...

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Going the Extra Mile

July 11, 2017

GGYA participants broaden skills on GB expedition...The school year may have ended but meaningful learning experiences continued for nearly 100 youths. They spent a week exploring Grand Bahama, fulfilling personal self-development goals on an amazing adventure which could bag them an award...

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Burger King Nassau serves up GREAT taste to the Kids of The Royal Bahamas Police Force's Summer Youth Camp

July 11, 2017

The staff of the Burger King Carmichael Road location was proud to prepare more than 200 meals for the kids of the Royal Bahamas Police Force - Southwestern Division Summer Youth Camp...

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Zonta Club of New Providence raises 10K for Ranfurly Home
Zonta Club of New Providence raises $10K for Ranfurly Home

July 08, 2017

The Zonta Club of New Providence recently raised and donated $10,000 to assist in the construction of the country’s first Transition Home at the Ranfurly Home for children. The donation was part proceeds from Zonta’s ‘Tapas N Jazz’ event...

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Logos Hope Brings International Crew
Logos Hope Brings International Crew

July 06, 2017

Shawna Sands, one of Logos Hope’s Bahamian volunteersLogos Hope, the world’s largest floating book fair, will soon bring its international crew with their life-changing stories to Nassau and Freeport, The Bahamas...

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Run for Pompey partners with Regatta
Run for Pompey partners with Regatta

July 06, 2017

As the old saying goes, the third time is a charm...That certainly seems to be the case for Run for Pompey, as this authentically Bahamian event celebrates more than a dozen sponsors and a new partnership with the National Family Island Regatta...

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Scholarship Offer
Scholarship Offer

July 06, 2017

An offer has been made to provide University of The Bahamas scholarships for two (2) Killarney residents who are interested in pursuing a career in Public Accounting...

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Beach Cleanup Volunteers Get a Treat from BTC
Beach Cleanup Volunteers Get a Treat from BTC

July 05, 2017

Company partners with Ragged Island Cultural and Heritage Association...Ragged Island Native Amanda Curling spearheads an annual initiative for her hometown every year...

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BTC Introduces Flow Kids
BTC Introduces Flow Kids

July 04, 2017

Parents can download this free learning mobile app for kids...BTC has announced that it plans to launch its brand new app “FLOW Kids” this summer. This new app is geared towards the thousands of children now out of school on summer break...

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Peace On Da Streets ALIV Cheque Donation

July 03, 2017

From L to R: Carlos Reid, Tournament Director, Anissa Adderley, ALIV Marketing Executive, Peace on Da Streets Rep and Diana Sands, ALIV Public Relations Media Champion: ALIV is the major sponsor for the 22nd Annual Peace...

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BTC Sponsors ICAN Community Kids Summer Initiative
BTC Sponsors ICAN Community Kids Summer Initiative

June 29, 2017

BTC has partnered with the “ICAN” Community Limited to host the SMART² Summer Initiative for kids. The telecommunications company donated $5,000 toward the cause. BTC’s contribution will sponsor 20 students registered for the program...

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Volunteer 'Feeding Network is My Heart' Retreat for 36 Feeding Network Volunteers
Volunteer 'Feeding Network is My Heart' Retreat for 36 Feeding Network Volunteers

June 28, 2017

Recina Ferguson, Scully to her friends, taught primary school for 18 years, tutored for GLAT exams, raised seven stepchildren and two of her own, looked after others in her community, and was always the one there for everyone else, but nothing touched her the way her most recent mission has – feeding the hungry...

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BTC Sponsor's GGYA's 30th Bahamas Award Super Expedition
BTC Sponsor's GGYA's 30th Bahamas Award Super Expedition

June 27, 2017

Ten students will have the opportunity to participate in the Governor General's Youth Award’s (GGYA) annual Bahamas Award Super Expedition (BASE) this year courtesy of BTC...

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K. Kaiya Pinder wins a full scholarship from Coca-Cola
K. Kaiya Pinder wins a full scholarship from Coca-Cola

June 27, 2017

K. Kaiya Pinder, Grand Bahama local, named the third recipient of the Carleton Williams Caribbean Bottling Company Scholarship... I understand and appreciate the significance of receiving the Carleton Williams Caribbean Bottling Company Scholarship,” says K. Kaiya Pinder, a recent graduate of Maurice Moore Primary School...

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BTC Sip Shop for Father's Day
BTC Sip & Shop for Father's Day

June 26, 2017

BTC teamed up with its customers last weekend to celebrate Father’s Day, hosting two “Sip & Shop” events. The events took place at Region Auto Parts on Baillou Hill Road South and Dash Designer Shoes on Carmichael Road. BTC tables were set up in the stores to provide top up services as well as retail deals. Both events were well attended...

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