Seventeen (17) tertiary-level students have received financial assistance totalling seven million dollars (J$7 million) in the eighth Annual Summer of Service Programme sponsored by the Governor-General’s Programme for Excellence (GGPE). At a virtual presentation ceremony at King’s House, Governor-General Sir Patrick Allen congratulated the award recipients and encouraged them to continue to strive for high […]
Free-to-download Graphogame application will be available for download in Jamaica starting in October. This free literacy app is expected to play a significant role in bridging the learning gap.
Ardenne High School students were at it again. They copped the Marcus Garvey Award for Excellence in the JCDC performing arts competition, once again for the 11th year.
It takes the big heart of an organization to recognize the need for students to continue their education and not have to worry about how. The Sandals Foundation has created a programme that covers the cost of tuition, books, uniforms, annual medical and tutoring. This type of mindset is the giving back that makes investors happy.
Shanae Gordon is used to clutching a ball and outsprinting rivals in her daily practice and play. In the classroom, the national rugby player proves how much those qualities are part of her educational habits. Shanae has grabbed a scholarship provided by the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA). She is running with it to now earn […]
As part of efforts to bolster the health and safety measures brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic, members of the graduating class of 1989 have donated $600,000 to their alma mater, Oberlin High School, to help with sanitation projects. The donation will significantly enhance the ability of the school to meet the stipulated protocols of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information as well as those of the Ministry of Health and Wellness.
Christmas came early for the children of 25 Jamaican Household Workers in need, who have benefitted from a donation of 25 tablets valued at over J$850,000 from the GraceKennedy (GK) Group. The handover of the digital devices took place at the GK Headquarters on Harbour Street in Kingston yesterday and were received by a small […]