Paint With Britto
Join us on Wednesday, March 10th at 5:30 PM (EST) at this exclusive virtual event and learn painting techniques directly from world-renowned Artist, Romero Britto. You don't want to miss this!
Individual ticket price is $100.00, or invite your friends and put together a party for special pricing! More details at the link below. Proceeds benefit the work of the AFJ strengthening vulnerable communities in Jamaica.
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Kingston Creative
Kingston Creative is a Jamaican arts non-profit dedicated to empowering creative people and the transformation of Downtown Kingston. Recently they partnered with the AFJ to offer a pan-Caribbean emergency COVID-19 relief grant for the creatives in the region.
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Get your copy of The Lady of Silk and Steel: From Everest to Embassies today!
Read the extraordinary life story of AFJ President Emeritus/Director and Former U.S. Ambassador to Jamaica, Sue M. Cobb in her new memoir, "The Lady of Silk and Steel: From Everest to Embassies." The AFJ is proud to have this phenomenal diplomat, awe-inspiring athlete, and dedicated family woman on our Board. All proceeds from the book will benefit charities, including the American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ).
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ConnectEdJA Fund
Total distribution of 520 Tablets
The AFJ is excited to begin the second phase of our tablet distribution, allowing us to further support students and teachers forced into distance learning by the pandemic. In this phase, tablets will be distributed to ten additional schools across Jamaica, bringing our total distribution to 520 tablets.

Thanks to our partners Seprod Foundation, Digicel Foundation, Issa Trust Foundation and other private foundations and donors.
OUR MISSION
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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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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