Tag: Bustamante Hospital for Children

#TeamShaggy4Kids

Here’s how to donate to the #TeamShaggy4Kids Make A Difference Foundation GLOBAL: Buy a 2018 Shaggy and Friends T-shirt : raetown.com Online at Food for the Poor: foodforthepoor.org/TeamShaggy4Kids Email for bank info: info@shaggymakeadifferencefoundation.org JAMAICA only: Text via Digicel : 444-4298. Deadline: January

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 23, 2016

Budget Time- Shaw To Announce Implementation Of New Tax Policy After Cabinet Retreat. Education and Information Minister Ruel Reid says an announcement will be made on the implementation of the Government’s tax policy at the end of the two-day Cabinet retreat,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 4, 2016

Public-Sector Workers To Start Contributing To Pension In April, JTA President Brands The Move As Dangerous. With the Government pushing to institute legislation for the new public-sector pension system by April, the Jamaica Civil Service Association (JCSA), the union which represents

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Epic Jamaican Men

November 19 is celebrated annually as International Men’s Day. The objectives of International Men’s Day include a focus on men’s and boy’s health, improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, and highlighting positive male role models. It is an occasion for men

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 10, 2015

Not Enough – Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association (JMA). Unacceptable and unsatisfactory. That’s the response of the Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association (JMA) to Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller’s actions in addressing the tragic deaths of 19 premature babies at two of the island’s major hospitals…

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 4, 2014

Jamaica Angel In Liberia – Doctor Calls For Local Colleagues To Join Ebola Fight In West Africa. Jamaican medic Dr Coril Curtis-Warmington has urged colleagues in Jamaica to join her in Liberia, one of the countries at the epicentre of the

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Officially Open

In our first Wordless Wednesday post for the year, we feature the Bustamante Hospital for Children, which celebrated 50 years of operation last November. The photo shows Lady Gladys Bustamante, wife of then Prime Minister, Sir Alexander Bustamante, for whom

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Dare To Care – Continue The Support For The Bustamante Children’s Hospital

Thousands of Jamaicans flocked to the King’s House lawns on Saturday, January 4, for the fourth staging of the Shaggy & Friends benefit concert, in aid of the Bustamante Hospital for Children (BHC). According to Shaggy, the turnout was easily

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 31, 2013

Downtown Despair – Cops Walk Among Potential Victims As Robbers Wreak Havoc. A massive police operation has been under way in the commercial district of downtown Kingston as rampaging criminals carry out their promise to hold up and rob the very

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 7, 2013

Bus Fare To Double For Many When JUTC Ends Transfers Sunday. Some Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) commuters, including students, will see their transportation cost doubled come Sunday, when the company discontinues its transfer system… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Right To Life

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