The Real Life season two is coming to a close this Sunday on TVJ, but the hosts are celebrating the impact they were able to have on 20 happy recipients of special blessings.
Screenwriters, copywriters, novelists, poets, journalists, etc., all take on the rewarding and challenging task of being an author. It can be a humbling experience, but at the same time, it presents to you the opportunity to leave a lasting mark on society with your body of work. It’s now time to take the first step and write.
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.
There is something about a father's love. Daddy carries the power in his words that can change a person's life. Dads should not take this ability lightly. It should be used wisely and measured. Your children do more than listen to what you say. They pay close attention to your actions, as they speak louder than words.
Annu Stewart and his family are a force to be reckoned with. This magnificent group represents greatness. Their eyes are on the prize, and with their made-up minds, nothing can stop them. Education, self-reliance and confidence are major themes in this family. I'maa'ra and Miss Bev are confident, hardworking and talented individuals whose lives and principles reflect in their children.
The road to college is a rough one for most students. Some students don't get to complete that trip for many reasons. Thanks to Passport To College, as long as the student is chasing Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics, today, every high school student has a chance to attend college. They can now earn that degree that matches their desire. The great thing is, with the right focus, dedication and drive, you can do it, for FREE.
The ICWI is grinning ear to ear with the knowledge that the years of investment they made in Kahlil Walker has paid off. Kahlil is heading to Yale and to take on the world. All this, because of the people who believed in him and his desire not to let himself and them down.
Hailing from Portmore, St. Catherine, Ashley Duffus is a 19 years old Jamaican track and field champion. She advocates the importance of being a well-rounded individual because of its benefits such as knowing and experiencing more in life. These are the things that Ashley not only talked about but has lived. Her story is dynamic and powerful and should not be missed.
Luke Williams is a gem for creating a writing competition for Jamaican youth to release their imagination. Each competitor will use their story as an escape to create a world that they control and can mold. The aim is to tell the youth to dream big. Don't let this situation keep you from that dream. Use the time to create positive ways that will impact you for the rest of your life.
It’s her passion and commitment to using her resources for the benefit of others that keeps Joan Davis-Williams ticking. She has worked for almost half a century to change lives of children and young educators. Mrs Davis-Williams is a much-revered teacher among her students and colleagues and has made invaluable contributions to society. Throughout her […]