CALENDAR OF EVENTS
2017 Jamaica Charity Gala
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Join us on April 1, 2017 as we raise funds for education and healthcare charities in Jamaica, while we honor William Mahfood, Chairman, Wisynco Group Limited, with the 2017 International Humanitarian Award and Dr. Kevin Coy and Cheryl Wynter with the Lignum Vitae Vanguard Award.
Cocktails & Auction: 6:30pm
After Party: 9:00pm – Midnight
Attire: Miami Chic
The Four Seasons Hotel
1435 Brickell Avenue
2017 Cobb Family Lecture Series at the University of the West Indies
Ambassador Aloun Ndombet-Assamba will speak on
“Education & Healthcare: The Equitable Imperative for Jamaica”
5pm, Friday, February 2, 2017
The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus
The Destination Experience Affinity Dinner
THE AFFINITY DINNER
Held under the theme Enlightment: The Power of Service; the dinner will benefit the American Friends of Jamaica. Enjoy an amazing dining experience anchored by brilliant menu, a great wine selection, keynote speeches and entertainment. The American Friends of Jamaica will also host a silent auction to benefit local charities.
2016 Hummingbird Gala
Cocktails & Auction: 6:30pm
After Party: 9:00-11:00pm
The Plaza Hotel
768 Fifth Avenue
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Jamaica Charity Gala, April 23 2016, JW Marriott Marquis, Miami.
Join us on April 23, 2016 at 6:30pm at the JW Marriott Marquis in Miami, as we raise funds for education and healthcare charities in Jamaica while we honor the following outstanding individuals:
INTERNATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: The Hon.Lascelles Chin OJ, CD, Executive Chairman of LASCO Group of Affiliated Companies
LIGNUM VITAE VANGUARD AWARD: Marlon Hill Esq., Attorney, Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel
LIGNUM VITAE VANGUARD AWARD: Superintendent Robert Runcie, Broward School District
Tickets Available at:
Eventbrite Jamaica Charity Gala
2016 Cobb Family Foundation Lecture Series – UWI
The Cobb Family Foundation Lecture Series
2 Degrees: 2 Much, 2 Little, 2 Late?
A Caribbean Climate Change Talk
5:00pm, Thursday, February 18, 2016
UWI – Mona Campus,Kingston, Jamaica
Professor Michael Taylor
Department of Physics
University of the West Indies
2015 Hummingbird Charity Gala
Honorable Dennis Lalor Chairman of The Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) & Dr. Lowell Hawthorne President & CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill.
ENTERTAINMENT BY TESSANNE CHIN WINNER, THE VOICE SEASON #5
The Plaza Hotel, 768 Fifth Avenue. New York, NY Cocktails 6:30 p.m. and Dinner 8:00 p.m
2015 Jamaica Charity Gala
The 2015 Jamaica Charity Gala in Miami was held on Friday, April 17, 2015 at the elegant JW Marriott Marquis Miami.
Mr. Richard Owen Byles, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited was presented with the International Achievement Award and, Monsignor Gregory Ramkissoon of Mustard Seed Communities was presented with the International Humanitarian Award.
Funds raised from the Gala will support the organization’s mission of improving the lives of Jamaicans by supporting initiatives that advance self-sufficiency, promote healthy communities and strengthen the nation.