Catapult ll
Supporting creatives across the Caribbean
CATAPULT, a collaboration between the American Friends of Jamaica and Kingston Creative, returns to give creatives across the Caribbean financial relief in the first quarter of 2022. This grant will support 300 Caribbean creatives with grants worth US$500 each and provide an opportunity to be showcased in the Kingston Creative Database; an open directory the public can access to find, hire and easily partner with creatives for international and local projects.
Jamaica Charity Gala
Friday, April 29, 2022 at the Perez Art Museum (PAMM), Miami
Celebrating the AFJ's 40th year of service in Jamaica and honoring Ambassador Glen Holden with the Lifetime Achievement Award, Keith Duncan with the International Achievement Award and Donna Duncan-Scott with the International Humanitarian Award.
Join us for cocktails, dinner and entertainment as we raise funds to support vital programs in Jamaica.
COVID-19 Community Vax Days
The AFJ has partnered with the Private Sector Vaccine Initiative (PSVI) to implement a community vaccination programme that targets vulnerable communities and makes vaccines available to residents within convenient proximities to their homes. 10 such communities across Kingston, St. Andrew, Clarendon, St. Catherine and St. James have been identified and multiple Vax Days have already been executed.
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Donate and Enter Prize Drawing
Two Nights at the Fabulous Round Hill Hotel In Jamaica
Each donation of US$30 will enter you in the drawing for a chance to win.
Spend 2 nights in a Ralph Lauren- designed oceanfront room and enjoy award-winning seaside dining, exquisite spa services, golden sand beaches, cool Caribbean waters, a beautiful infinity pool and more.
Travel between May 1 and December 19, 2023.
Drawing 10pm Wednesday, August 6, 2022.
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We envision a world in which all Jamaicans have access to basic education, healthcare services and economic development opportunities for a better quality of life.
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AFJ is a registered 501 (c)(3). All donations are tax deductible.
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2021 Annual Report
April 1, 2021AFJ Annual Report
The AFJ presents its Annual Report for the fiscal year ending March 2021. The global pandemic's negative impact increased the needs across every sector in Jamaica. The AFJ was able to respond and deliver its greatest number of grants ever, providing critically needed PPE and other medical equipment, addressing food security, distance learning and more. Read more about the AFJ’s work in 2021 by downloading the Annual Report below.
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