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Jamaica Charity Gala

Please join us in Miami on March 11, 2023 at the Jamaica Charity Gala.
An evening with the american friends of jamaica

The harder they come

Please join us in New York on March 16, 2023 at the The Public Theater to celebrate the 50th anniversary of "The Harder They Come" and watch the brand new musical adaptation of the Jamaican classic.
2023 - 2024 GRANT CYCLE

AFJ Grant Cycle Now Open

Applications for the AFJ Discretionary Grant Program and the Youth Nutrition Grant Program are due by February 3, 2023.
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Want to pick a Jamaican Charity to support? Take a look at our Choose a Cause page where you can choose a charity for your donation. From robotics programs to heart surgeries for children to entrepreneurship programs, learn more about our charitable partners.
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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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2021 Annual Report

April 1, 2021 • AFJ 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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