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Jamaican Diaspora Volunteers Make an Indelible Mark in Treasure Beach, St. Elizabeth

L to R: Marlon Hill, former Diaspora Advisory Board member and Miami attorney, Deika Morrison, co-founder of Do Good Jamaica and irie + ital with volunteers Marcia Narine Weldon, University of Miami law professor and James Weldon, Miami firefighter, in front of Pedro Plains Infant School at the start of Day 1 activities

On July 27th, 2017, the designated Diaspora Day of Service across Jamaica, the Treasure Beach community welcomed attendees of the 7th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference for an entire weekend of service and fun. Volunteers – conference attendees, their friends from

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Jamaican Diaspora Weekend of Service and Fun – July 2017

  The 7th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference is set to unfold from July 22-26, 2017 in Kingston Jamaica under the theme of Partnering for Growth. July 27, 2017 has been designated as Diaspora Day of Service across the island. Through

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Northern Manchester Gets Technology Boost

The Digicel Foundation‘s Project 1000 has moved a  step closer in meeting the United Nation’s Millennium Development Goal of achieving 100 per cent literacy by 2015. The Foundation donated five computers to twelve schools in northern Manchester in a hand

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Stewart’s Hardware Invests In the Youth Through Art

Dubbed the ‘largest hardware store in Clarendon’, Stewart’s Hardware Limited has shown keen interest in building solid, long lasting relationships with the youth of the surrounding communities of May Pen and Central Jamaica. The stores annual art show, ‘Art Affair‘

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All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development :USAID & World Vision

‘Literacy unlocks human potential.’- AllChildrenReading.org The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with World Vision and the Australian government, launched the second round of All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development on February 27. The main aim

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Easy On The Eyes- Doing Good

We love seeing and hearing about our do-gooders in the news! Let’s ‘see’ who it is today The Lions Club of North St. Catherine partnered with the Canadian Vision Care Group to provide eye-care treatment to residents in St. Catherine.

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Gift of Service on Christmas Day

The Mustard Seed Communities will feed 5,000 on Christmas Day in continuance of a 17-year tradition of delivering meals and toys to inner-city children and golden-agers on Christmas Day. In 2012 approximately 5,000 persons benefitted from the day’s activities. This year

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Food For the Poor Jamaica: Christmas for the Classroom

Show your support for Food for the Poor Jamaica fundraiser Christmas for the Classroom, a special event to in aid of the annual furniture drive. Food For The Poor (FFP)-Jamaica is the largest charity organization in Jamaica.  Food For The Poor Inc., located

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Professional Development Institute & Girls’ Town- Doing Good

Professional Development Institute & Girls’ Town Address: 89 Maxfield Avenue, Kingston 13 Contributed by Faun Fuller, Public Relations Officer The Professional Development Institute(PDI) & Girls’ Town was born out of a concern of Odette Josephs, wife of a local businessman.

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Literary Genius Foundation- Doing Good

The Literary Genius Foundation The Literary Genius Foundation (LGF) is an organization whose goal is to provide underprivileged children in August Town, Jamaica with the support, encouragement, and skills they’ll need to become successful readers and, ultimately, to have confidence

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