Community/Charity

Kemp Road Residents Receive Care Basket Items During Urban Renewal Community Uplifting Service

January 21, 2017

Some 600 care packages containing breadbasket items including grits, rice, flour, canned goods and bread were given to residents of the Kemp Road community as the Urban Renewal Commission 2.0 programme...

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Officials of Children's Hostel Applaud Bus Donation; Call for Additional Partnership/ Group Volunteerism

January 21, 2017

Members of the Board of Directors of The Bahamas Children’s Emergency Hostel have applauded a local philanthropist for the donation of a 2017...

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Scotiabank Goes Gold for The Red Cross

January 21, 2017

Scotiabank is a gold sponsor of The Bahamas Red Cross Society's 45th Annual Ball themed, “Restoring Our Archipelago… Each One, Reach One...”

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Zonta Club of New Providence to Host ‘Tapas N Jazz’ Fundraiser

January 19, 2017

Part proceeds for the Ranfurly Home’s Transition Home, Funds also to assist with Workforce Readiness Program...The Zonta Club of New Providence is looking to raise much-needed funds to assist in the construction of the country’s first Transition Home at the Ranfurly Home...

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Bahamas Red Cross Society Award Ceremony for Businesses that have Supporte The Red Cross Ball

January 18, 2017

Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling hosted an Award Ceremony and Reception at Government House, January 12, 2017 for Platinum sponsors of the upcoming Red Cross Ball. The ceremony was held in recognition of six commercial businesses that have supported the Bahamas Red Cross Society over many years...

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Cancer Society in need of new office after hurricane
Cancer Society in need of new office after hurricane

January 18, 2017

THE Cancer Society of Grand Bahama is in need of a new office space or building in order to continue the important role it plays in the fight against the disease and helping sufferers in Grand Bahama...

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Wendy's Brings Holiday Cheer to the Children at PMH
Wendy's Brings Holiday Cheer to the Children at PMH

January 13, 2017

Wendy's Brings Holiday Cheer to the Children at Princes Margaret Hospital...

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Scotiabank Sponsors JBLN Team

January 11, 2017

In keeping with its commitment to help young persons in the community become better off, Scotiabank is supporting the Junior Baseball League of Nassau (JBLN) for a 6th consecutive year...

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Pathfinders Task Force and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints donates $250,000 Worth of Hurricane Relief Supplies to The Bahamas

January 09, 2017

Thanks to a partnership between the Pathfinders Task Force and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, a quarter of a million dollars worth of supplies (including food) have been donated to The Bahamas as a part of ongoing relief efforts following the passing of Hurricane Matthew...

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BJ 'Struts' with BAARK to raise 10,000
B&J 'Struts' with BAARK to raise $10,000

January 03, 2017

Ben & Jerry’s Marina Village is starting 2017 off on a positive note having recently partnered with the Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness (BAARK) to raise a whopping $10,000 to better assist that organization in its efforts...

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Registration for Sunshine Insurance Marathon Bahamas Relay Up by 65
Registration for Sunshine Insurance Marathon Bahamas Relay Up by 65%

January 03, 2017

Registration for the Sunshine Insurance Marathon Bahamas (SIMB) relay is trending ahead of the 2015 numbers by 65%. In 2016, the relay was a sold-out event...

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Children from Residential Homes in Nassau are treated to a Fun-filled Christmas Day in Grand Bahama

December 28, 2016

Close to 50 children from various Residential homes in Nassau spent Christmas Day in the Second City, thanks to a partnership between Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works & Urban Development, Hon. Philip Davis, Bahamasair and the Ministry of Tourism...

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Sandals Foundation, Sandals Royal Bahamian Wrap up Months of Giving
Sandals Foundation, Sandals Royal Bahamian Wrap up Months of Giving

December 23, 2016

From Santa hand-delivering new toys to wide-eyed children at schools to treating and serving staffers at PMH Oncology Centre lunch, Sandals team members this week wrapped up months of making life brighter for hundreds throughout The Bahamas...

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The Red Dress Soiree, Powered by Aliv donates more than 13,000 to The Bahamas AIDS Foundation
The Red Dress Soiree, Powered by Aliv donates more than $13,000 to The Bahamas AIDS Foundation

December 21, 2016

The Red Dress Soiree, today presented a cheque in the amount of $13,214.67 to The Bahamas AIDS Foundation to benefit their Adolescent Outreach Programme...

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Lyford Cay International School Students Help Feed 5,000 Needy Families
Lyford Cay International School Students Help Feed 5,000 Needy Families

December 19, 2016

For many children Christmas time is filled with writing lists to Santa and dreams of receiving the latest toys, gadgets and electronics. This year, rather than being on the receiving end, the grade 5 classes at the Lyford Cay International School collected canned goods and non-perishable...

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The Faith Center, Florida, Donates to Hurricane Relief

December 17, 2016

Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville was on hand Thursday to receive relief supplies for Columbus House for Boys and Girls, as well as the Burrows Home for the Aged thanks to a partnership between the Ministry for Grand Bahama...

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BAARK's Strutt Your Mutt...It's all about the dogs...
BAARK's Strutt Your Mutt..."It's all about the dogs..."

December 16, 2016

Having fun and raising money for a wonderful cause was the name of the game on Sunday December 11th Strut your Mutt Walk-A-Thon at Goodman’s Bay, for both two and fourlegged participants. Just under 100 people and their dogs took part in the event...

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Leading Ladies Shine at Red Dress Soiree

December 15, 2016

More than 300 persons filled the Imperial Ballroom at Atlantis for the third bi-annual Red Dress Soiree, powered by Aliv held on December 10, 2016. The event, whose silent auction benefits The Bahamas AIDS Foundation, raised thousands for the foundation’s work with adolescents affected by and infected with HIV/AIDS...

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Women’s Corona Society of The Bahamas Donates to Bahamas Feeding Network

December 14, 2016

During a recently held luncheon, the Women’s Corona Society of The Bahamas, an international women’s club providing support and promoting friendships of women of all nations, gave a generous donation to the Bahamas Feeding Network...

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Banrock Wines & Jimmy's Wines Team up to Support The Bahamas National Trust and The Bahamas Environment

December 13, 2016

Since 1995 Banrock Station Wines, have been protecting the environment in their native Australia. Now as their brand grows they are proud to be spreading the word of environmentalism to The Bahamas and exemplifying their Motto “Helping Protect our Beautiful Planet...”

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