Home for the elderly to get help from Digicel Foundation

Way back in 1978, Bob Marley, Lloyd Ferguson, and Tappa Zukie came up with the concept of building a home for the elderly in Trench Town, St Andrew. Political violence was rearing its ugly head in the tough concrete jungle, and according to Ferguson, he and his friends were heartbroken by the fact that persons… Continue reading Home for the elderly to get help from Digicel Foundation

Food For The Poor Looks To Break New Ground

Charity eyes special emergency-response team Requests for emergency assistance for victims of natural disasters, fire and other tragedies are a feature of the workday for employees of Food For The Poor (FFP). However, one such phone call from Dr Omar Davies, member of parliament for St Andrew South, about a fire in Arnett Gardens late… Continue reading Food For The Poor Looks To Break New Ground

New JMMB Her Wealth offering targets women

A recent study conducted by the International Labour Organization identified Jamaica as one of the top three countries where ‘the boss’ is likely to be female. These statistics in the study Women in Business and Management, Gaining Momentum are not surprising, as women account for more than 70 per cent of students enrolled at the… Continue reading New JMMB Her Wealth offering targets women

Food For The Poor assists corn farmers

For hundreds of farmers across Jamaica, a single bag of corn seeds represents a great improvement not only for the quality of their harvest, but also for the betterment of their lives. More than 1,200 bags of corn seeds were donated by Food For The Poor Jamaica to be distributed through the Jamaica Agricultural Society… Continue reading Food For The Poor assists corn farmers

Food For The Poor Going Places

In 35 years of operation, the role of Food For The Poor (FFP) Jamaica, as well as the scope of its operations, has grown significantly as the charity continues to enable and enrich beneficiaries within and far beyond local shores. As news of the humanitarian crisis in Haiti spread, following the widespread devastation by Hurricane… Continue reading Food For The Poor Going Places

Corporate Jamaica scouts Tanto Blacks

Dancehall artiste Tanto Blacks says the law of attraction played a role in J.Wray and Nephew’s decision to sign him as the face of their ‘Q is the Key to Cash 4 Life’ competition that ends this month. According to energetic entertainer, belief in one’s self can take a person a far way. “I believe… Continue reading Corporate Jamaica scouts Tanto Blacks

Digicel Foundation Gives Old Harbour High Mobile Lab

Old Harbour High School recently recieved a Mobile Science Laboratory as part of their prize for winning the 2016 Television Jamaica’s All Together Sing Competition. Source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20170126/digicel-foundation-gives-old-harbour-high-mobile-lab