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Dear Friends and Supporters Thank you for joining us in our work to support the people of Jamaica. We are proud that because of your generosity, we were able to distribute grants of nearly US$600,000, J$78 Million, this year. Our Galas were also wonderful celebratory evenings, with incredible honorees and

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Dear Friends & Supporters Thank you so much for your generosity this past year. It is you, the Friends of Jamaica who care, who share, who give that enable the work that our grantee partners do in communities across Jamaica. You enable them to operate clinics for the working poor,

AFJ Announces its 2017 Hummingbird Gala in NYC The non-profit will honour philanthropists Mr. Joseph M. Matalon, CD, Mr. Vincent HoSang, OD, OJ, and Mr. Cecil Sam Wright in New York City at their Annual Flagship Gala NEW YORK (July 19, 2017) – The American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ) announces

On April 3, 2017 the AFJ presented annual grant awards at the US Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica. Discretionary grants and donor-direct grant awards of over U$311,677 (JA$40 million) were presented.  During the course of the year, over U$159K (JA$20 million) in donor-direct grants were disbursed by the AFJ.   Discretionary