Three teachers have received their dream gift courtesy of their students who nominated them, and the Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) ‘Dream Big’ Teacher’s Day campaign.
Read Across Jamaica Day marked the launch of CAPTAIN I CAN!’s first children’s book, “The Adventures of Captain I Can!: The BIG Reveal.” Jessie Ripoll Primary School. The book was illustrated by 14-year-old Sarah Morgan as a first time project.
In honor of Medical Lab Professionals Week, private hospital Medical Associates Limited’s medical laboratory department gave young Akeef Nugent school stationery and supplies to help him educate inner-city youth in Cockburn Gardens, St Andrew youth.
The YWOP and YMOP programs, led by Lanisia Rhoden, give young people the tools they need to realize their maximum potential. The attendees of this year’s R.E.A.P. conference were inspired and equipped with resources they can use to achieve their goals.
Receiving knowledge through reading is one of the greatest adventures a society can take. Reading is fundamental to sustainable development. The BIAJ is on a mission to find and award literacy heroes across Jamaica.
Students from Trench Town who go to Charlie Smith High School form the thirty student cohort of the Local Partner Development Programme put on by USAID and Sterling Asset Management. The Agents for Transformation Project. After-school Math and English classes commenced in October 2022.
Through Culture Clubs, the JCDC teamed with the Bureau of Gender Affairs to host their annual Culture Clubs. The initiative launched on November 22 and ends on November 25.
In Jamaica, it is everyone’s job to stop violence. We must do what it takes to make our community less violent. Simple things like noticing and helping people who have been hurt by domestic violence go a long way. Communication is important, and we shouldn’t be afraid of it.
Through its Care for Kids Scholarship programme, Sandals Foundation through the support of their parent company Sandals & Beaches Resorts have awarded US$60,000 in Scholarships. The scholarships have been awarded across the Caribbean to students who are pursuing undergraduate degrees in a variety of disciplines.
The longstanding partnership between the European Union and Jamaica was recently underscored with the largest Jamaican cohort to be awarded with the Erasmus Mundus Scholarships. These scholars will complete their programme of studies at universities throughout Europe.