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2020 Jamaica Charity Gala
Join us as we honor the Hon. Douglas Orane CD & Cedella Marley with the International Humanitarian Peacock Award and
Winsome Charlton, with the Lignum Vitae Vanguard Award
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AFJ Supports Inaugural Blindness Prevention Program
The American Friends of Jamaica announced its inaugural sponsorship of a sight saving mission that will occur during the week of February 9, 2020. The AFJ is proudly joining forces with Dr. Norman Saffra, Chairman of Ophthalmology at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn NY to partner with Dr. Lizette Mowatt, Head of Ophthalmology Division, UHWI, in Kingston, Jamaica to execute this joint surgical mission and teaching program focused on retina disease.

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Gala Highlights
2019 Hummingbird Gala
October 25, 2019Cipriani 42nd Street, New York
The AFJ honored The Honorable Dr. Usain Bolt and The Honorable Dr. Glenford Christian with the International Humanitarian Award.
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