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October 31, 2019
Three charities benefit from 1,000 grants

GRANTS of $1,000 each were distributed to three non-profit organisations yesterday by the Urban Renewal Commission in recognition of their charitable work within their respective communities.

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January 26, 2012
Furniture Plus presents cheques totaling over 13,000 to children's charities, matching customer donations

The Bahamas -
Furniture Plus presented donation cheques to local children's charities
in Nassau, Grand Bahama and Abaco as part of its Candles of Hope and
Angels of Hope annual Christmas season of giving campaign. The
beneficiaries for October through December were:  Hands for Hunger in
Nassau, Grand Bahama Children's Home in Grand Bahama, and Every Child
Counts School in Abaco. These chariti...

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September 05, 2019
Charities, businesses meet with MOF on Dorian exigency order

Matt Aubry.More than 100 charities and business people met with the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and revenue collection agencies at the National Training Agency (NTA) yesterday in an effort to understand how they can use the exigency order to assist with hurricane relief efforts, Guardian Business [...]
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September 03, 2019
Department of Inland Revenue-List of Approved Charities/Non-Profits

The Department of Inland Revenue advises the public of the list of approved charities and non-profit organizations for VAT purposes which are eligible to receive VAT refunds on expenses with respect to hurricane relief efforts...

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August 15, 2019
Charity forced to close during power outages

Minalee Hanchell.Scores of homeless and other vulnerable individuals have been forced to go without food in recent weeks as frequent power outages have forced Great Commission Ministries (GCM) to shut down its kitchen every time the power goes out. The non-profit organization provides food and shelter [...]
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HEARTBREAKING LOSS: Drowning victim was co-founder of water charity which helped millions
July 19, 2019
HEARTBREAKING LOSS: Drowning victim was co-founder of water charity which helped millions

AN American woman who drowned while on vacation with her family in Abaco on Wednesday has been identified as Molly F Greene...

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November 30, 2015
In case you haven't heard, charity has a day too

For charities that count on donations to survive, the best gift of the year is likely to arrive before Santa Claus climbs into his sleigh or menorah candles are lit. GivingTuesday comes on the heels of Thanksgiving, a holiday notable for mass consumption of food, and Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which are aimed at whipping up consumers into a frenzy of spending...

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160k - you can give it to charity
January 16, 2019
160k - you can give it to charity

AN anonymous international donor has bestowed more than $168,000 to five Bahamian charities, in an act described as "a gift of generosity straight from the heart"...

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Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, stabbed at Poland Charity event
January 14, 2019
Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, stabbed at Poland Charity event

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has been seriously injured after being stabbed on stage at the country's biggest charity event, officials say...

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