Champion Household workers welcomed at King’s House

We are delighted to share Lowrie-Chin’s post on Blogspot highlighting the outstanding GraceKennedy Heather Little-White Household Worker of the Year awardees on their courtesy call visit to the Governor General on April 15.  Let’s salute these amazing women! The 2015 GraceKennedy Champion Household Worker Rosetta Steer and runners-up Jasmin Miller, Donna Elizabeth Smith, and Jamaica… Continue reading Champion Household workers welcomed at King’s House

Computers for Mary’s Child

The International Game Technology, through its After School Advantage Programme, recently donated eight desktop computers and a printer to Mary’s Child, a Mustard Seed Communities’-run home for abandoned teen mothers. The After School Advantage programme provides vulnerable children and young people with access to technology by donating computers and related equipment and education software. Ann-Dawn… Continue reading Computers for Mary’s Child

HOMELESS MOTHER GETS HOUSE FROM FOOD FOR THE POOR

Not long ago, 31-year-old Latoya Williams was facing the reality of being homeless and unemployed with four children, and local authorities threatening to take her children from her. Now, she says she has much to give thanks for, primarily because Food For The Poor (FFP) Jamaica recently gave her a house.  Williams, who now resides… Continue reading HOMELESS MOTHER GETS HOUSE FROM FOOD FOR THE POOR