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Giving Back and Looking Forward
March 16, 2017
Giving Back and Looking Forward

A thriving world population hit five billion. A gleeful Margaret Thatcher sailed into office, securing her third term as Britain's Prime Minister. In The Bahamas, a triumphant Sir Lynden Pindling won his sixth, consecutive General Election...

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March 07, 2017
Team Commonwealth Bank takes part in the Ride for Hope

A total of eight members of Commonwealth Bank staff showed pedal power in the 2017 Ride for Hope, the huge fundraiser for cancer education and support.
Only a handful of participants completed the 100-mile course in Eleuthera with several of the bank's team finishing 50 miles. The bank is closely aligned with the fight against cancer, having made a 10-year, $500,000 pledge to the Cancer Society of...

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March 05, 2017
GGYA is more than a tradition -- it's a lifestyle

It was the best and worst of times.
A thriving world population hit 5 billion. A gleeful Margaret Thatcher sailed into office, securing her third term as Britain's prime minister. In The Bahamas, a triumphant Sir Lynden Pindling won his sixth, consecutive general election.
The world watched a young Mel Gibson in "Lethal Weapon" and listened to Whitney Houston's hit song, "I Wanna Dance With Somebo...

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Team Commonwealth Rides for Hope
March 06, 2017
Team Commonwealth Rides for Hope

At mile 44 of 50, Stephen Johnson, a branch manager of Commonwealth Bank, thought he was having a heart attack. He rested his bike near the side of the road in the grass and walked across the street towards the beach...

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IBC FirstCaribbean Donation helps sick Children Acquire Treatment
December 23, 2016
IBC FirstCaribbean Donation helps sick Children Acquire Treatment

“We are thankful for this CIBC FirstCaribbean donation which will go toward the aid and medical care of children afflicted with heart disease or who need heart surgery,” said Thelma Johnson, president of the Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation...

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December 14, 2016
Making Christmas memorable

The Christmas season presents an outstanding opportunity for churches to help families create great memories that will last a lifetime, and affords the opportunity to lay a spiritual foundation and establish traditions of faith that families can carry from generation to generation, according to youth pastor Ricardo Miller.
"With time away from school and work, this creates a window for families to...

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Thirty Organizations 'Gifted by BTC'
December 12, 2016
"Thirty Organizations 'Gifted by BTC'"

Although this is considered a festive time of year, there continues to be many among us that need extra help and assistance. This year, BTC gave over $50,000.00 in donations and support just for Christmas...

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November 21, 2016
Local running club donates to Persis Rodgers Home for the Aged

The Bahamas Roadmasters Running Club has become a household name on the local sports scene.

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November 17, 2016
Bahamas Roadmasters Running Club Helps Persis Rodgers Home for the Aged

The Bahamas Roadmasters Running Club (BRRC) has become a household name on the local sports scene.

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November 08, 2016
KFC Nassau fights hunger in The Bahamas with launch of its Add Hope hunger relief campaign

KFC Nassau has joined KFC restaurants around the world as the brand's annual fight against hunger kicked off with the launch of its Add Hope Campaign, a four-week philanthropic endeavor aimed to raise awareness, funds and much-needed food resources to assist in adding hope to the lives of people facing the major hunger epidemic plaguing communities worldwide, including in The Bahamas.

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