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Female Engineer Lauded For Conquering Tough Times

Courageous persistence through very unpleasant circumstances and the many hurdles of discrimination she had to overcome to become a civil engineer for over 30 years, propelled the Rotary Club of St Andrew to honour Grace Ashley with the Vocational Service Award at the organisation’s meeting on Tuesday. Ashley said she was heartened by the much […]

Trade Winds Limited Donates $600,000 To Linstead Hospital

Shaggy’s Foundation Presents $100m Cheque To Bustamante Hospital For Children

The Bustamante Hospital  For Children today received $100 million from the Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation, hitting the target which conceptualiser and founder, Orville ‘Shaggy’ Burrell announced last year.  Speaking at the launch of the Shaggy and Friends’ Annual Concert last December,  the international icon and philanthropist, said he was confident that the charity event which […]

Trade Winds Limited Donates $600,000 To Linstead Hospital

Boys’ Town – A Model For Every Community

Boys’ Town has served over 75 years as a good example of partnership between government, private sector, civil society and community in promoting social development, particularly of children and youth; as well as promoting good governance at the community, local and national levels. The idea for Boys’ Town came out of a commission of enquiry […]

Trade Winds Limited Donates $600,000 To Linstead Hospital

$5m Donated Towards Rebuilding Walker’s Place Of Safety

The Child Protection and Family Services Agency (CPFSA) says it has received about $5 million in donations towards rebuilding of the Walker’s Place of Safety, in St Andrew, which was gutted by fire last month. Head of the agency, Rosalie Gage-Grey, says it has also received pledges from two companies for buildings material and a commitment […]

Trade Winds Limited Donates $600,000 To Linstead Hospital