GRACEKENNEDY SUPPORTS INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP DAY 2016

GraceKennedy Supports Clean Up of Kingston Harbour – Volunteers who turned out in support of International Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 17, 2016 are jubilant after spending their morning removing garbage from a section of Kingston Harbour coastline.  The exercise, coordinated by GraceKennedy Foundation, included GraceKennedy employees, their family members and students attached to… Continue reading GRACEKENNEDY SUPPORTS INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP DAY 2016

USE ROADS WITH CARE

THE National Road Safety Council (NRSC) is appealing to motorists, passengers, pedestrians, cyclists and pillion riders to be extremely careful, responsible and courteous on our roads for the last quarter of 2016 and even beyond. According to Paula Fletcher, NRSC executive director, as at Wednesday, September 14, there were 273 people who died as a… Continue reading USE ROADS WITH CARE

ASPIRING DOCTOR CELEBRATES AWARD OF CARLTON ALEXANDER BURSARY

Catherine Kennedy (right), Director of the GraceKennedy foundation, presents a Carlton Alexander Memorial Bursary to Peta-Jhay Shelly, student of Immaculate Conception High School. Sharing in the moment is Peta-Jhay’s mom Dionne Henry (left), employee of Dairy Industries Jamaica Limited.     Describing herself as a hard worker who has lofty ambitions of changing the world through… Continue reading ASPIRING DOCTOR CELEBRATES AWARD OF CARLTON ALEXANDER BURSARY

SISTERS OF MERCY LAUNCH WEEK OF MERCY

As the Roman Catholic Church worldwide celebrates the Jubilee Year of Mercy, the Sisters of Mercy in Jamaica will be hosting a Week of Mercy from September 16-23. The Week of Mercy, which will be held for the first time, will feature several events geared towards celebrating and imparting values of Mercy and Justice across Jamaica, The Sisters of… Continue reading SISTERS OF MERCY LAUNCH WEEK OF MERCY

PETERSFIELD PRIMARY AWARDS 62-YEAR-OLD GUARDIAN

Principal emphasizes need for parent involvement in student life 62-year-old Vioris Griffiths, grandmother of Omar Hill, a student at Petersfield Primary School, Westmoreland has received the ‘Most Involved Parent Award’ in the recently concluded literacy training initiative at the institution. The initiative was held with the aim of increasing parental involvement in their child(ren)’s academic… Continue reading PETERSFIELD PRIMARY AWARDS 62-YEAR-OLD GUARDIAN