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National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame to Honor Wayne Messam

National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame to Honor Wayne Messam

Miramar — On Thursday, April 4, national football champion, Democratic candidate for President of the United States and two-term South Florida Mayor Wayne Messam will be honored by the National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame in South Florida. The Brian Piccolo Chapter of the NFF selects Wayne as a distinguished athlete and public servant who […]

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Dr. Steve Gallon III Appointed to Miami-Dade County Census 2020 Task Force

Dr. Steve Gallon III Appointed to Miami-Dade County Census 2020 Task Force

MIAMI – School Board Member Dr. Steve Gallon III has been appointed to the Miami-Dade County Census 2020 Task Force by School Board Chair Perla Tabares Hantman. Gallon will represent Miami-Dade County Public Schools on the Census 2020 Task Force. The Census 2020 Task Force will lead planning extensive outreach efforts throughout the coming year to […]

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Caribbean Cultural Arts Foundation honored at Georgia State Capitol

Caribbean Cultural Arts Foundation honored at Georgia State Capitol

ATLANTA, Georgia – On Thursday, March 28, 2019, the Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation was recognized by the Georgia State Senate, for our community service with hurricane evacuees from Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands. See also: The Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation Donates to Hurricane Survivors Rep. Pedro Marin, who hails from […]

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Jamarah Amani Receives the Trailblazer Award City of Miami Commission on the Status of Women

Jamarah Amani Receives the Trailblazer Award City of Miami Commission on the Status of Women

MIAMI – City of Miami Mayor Francis Suarez and the City of Miami Commissioners presented Jamarah Amani, community midwife, and organizer, whose work narrative is dedicated to the importance of midwifery and doula care being accessible to help reduce health disparities. Amani ’s mission is to do her part to build a movement for Birth […]

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Jamaica Tourist Board Appoints Camile Glenister as Deputy Director of Tourism, Marketing

Jamaica Tourist Board Appoints Camile Glenister as Deputy Director of Tourism, Marketing

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Donovan White, Jamaica’s Director of Tourism has announced the appointment of Camile Glenister as the new Deputy Director of Tourism, Marketing at the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB).  Mrs. Glenister, a veteran marketing communications professional with 20 years of product, campaign and strategy development and digital media execution, assumed her new role recently. […]

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Jamaican-American Marcia Barry-Smith Wins Lifetime Achievement Awards

Jamaican-American Marcia Barry-Smith Wins Lifetime Achievement Awards

Habitat for Humanity of Broward Wins Three Awards FORT LAUDERDALE – Habitat for Humanity of Broward captured three Non-Profit Awards at the 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Award ceremony on February 22, 2019. The event was presented by the Signature Grand in Davie and hosted by 2-1-1 Broward. Marcia Barry-Smith, Director of Community Outreach and Program […]

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Jamaican Howard University Association Delivers Inaugural Scholarships

Jamaican Howard University Association Delivers Inaugural Scholarships

WASHINGTON, DC – Five Jamaican students at Howard University are the recipients of the inaugural Jamaican Howard University Affinity Network (JHUAN) Scholarship. Danielle Miller, Charise Simpson, Courtni Foster, Giordanna Logan, and Narica Clarke were each awarded scholarships valued at US$5,000. The scholarships were handed over on February 28, at an awards ceremony held at Howard […]

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CG Oliver Mair Commends Rev Dr Coretta Mathie on her Appointment

CG Oliver Mair Commends Rev Dr Coretta Mathie on her Appointment

Jamaican Born Rev Dr Coretta Mathie appointed to the United States Faith-based Leaders Committee by Derrick Scott MIAMI – Jamaica’s Consul General to Miami, Oliver Mair, hailed Rev. Dr. Coretta Mathie on her appointment to the United States Faith-based Leaders Committee which underscores the importance of faith-based institutions to national development objectives. The Consul General, whose […]

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Sharon Parris-Chambers Releases New Book, “Living Life As A Sacred Practice”

Sharon Parris-Chambers Releases New Book, “Living Life As A Sacred Practice”

by Barbara Makeda Blake-Hannah, O.D. KINGSTON, Jamaica – Thoughtful people who seek answers to the mysteries of living life fully, often turn to books of sacred wisdom and advice. Whether it be the holy books such as the Bible, Koran or books by modern gurus like Iyanla Van Zant, the desire for spiritual guidance occupies a […]

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Sigma Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Host 80th-Anniversary Gala in Miami Gardens

Sigma Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Host 80th-Anniversary Gala in Miami Gardens

MIAMI GARDENS – The Sigma Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated is hosting its 80th-anniversary gala on Saturday, March 16, at the Omega Activity Center in Miami Gardens. Sigma Alpha was charted on March 13, 1939. Throughout its existence, the chapter has organized projects and programs that have helped locals in Miami. These items […]

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