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Inaugural “I Declare Greatness” Conference A Resounding Success

Inaugural “I Declare Greatness” Conference A Resounding Success

Fourteen Honored As Women & Men of Greatness at Awards Gala in Raleigh RALEIGH, NC – Eight amazing women and six outstanding men were honored recently in Raleigh, NC at the “I Declare Greatness” Awards Gala, the culmination of the inaugural two-day “I Declare Greatness” Conference, organized by Dr. Jennifer Harris, Founder & CEO of […]

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Cultural Icon Lena Schulterbrandt Mourned in U.S. Virgin Islands

Cultural Icon Lena Schulterbrandt Mourned in U.S. Virgin Islands

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS  – The U.S. Virgin Islands is mourning the loss of one of its cultural icons, Lena Schulterbrandt, long recognized as a champion of the tradition and heritage of her home island of St. Croix. Ian Turnbull, Director of the Department of Tourism’s Division of Festivals, said Mrs. Schulterbrandt was to be honored […]

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What Has Kept International Motivational Speaker Spence Finlayson in the Game So Long?

What Has Kept International Motivational Speaker Spence Finlayson in the Game So Long?

NASSAU, Bahamas – A young Spence Finlayson age 30, decided that he was going to become an international motivational speaker and corporate trainer. Fast forward, 32 years later, he is still going strong, having reinvented himself many times during these many years. Spence Finlayson, was a top advertising sales consultant for BATELCO when he decided […]

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Ian Turnbull Selected to Lead U.S. Virgin Islands Division of Festivals

Ian Turnbull Selected to Lead U.S. Virgin Islands Division of Festivals

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – Virgin Islands marketing and communications specialist Ian Turnbull has been appointed the territory-wide director of the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism’s new Division of Festivals. Commissioner of Tourism Joseph Boschulte announced that Turnbull will oversee the running and marketing of all official events and festivals taking place in the Territory, […]

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First Lady of Burundi Honored In New York for her Humanitarian Efforts

First Lady of Burundi Honored In New York for her Humanitarian Efforts

 NEW YORK – First Lady of the Republic of Burundi Her Excellency Rev. Denise Bucumi Nkurunziza has been honored for her exemplary humanitarian efforts. The First Lady was presented with three special awards during her visit to New York City while attending the 74th UN General Assembly. The presentation took place at the midtown headquarters […]

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Condolence Book opens at Jamaica Consulate for late Hon. Kenneth Baugh

Condolence Book opens at Jamaica Consulate for late Hon. Kenneth Baugh

Dr. the Hon. Ken Baugh (Feb. 24, 1941 – Sept. 1, 2019) -F ormer Jamaica Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Deputy Prime Minister  SOUTH FLORIDA – A Condolence Book opened Wednesday (Sept. 18) at the office of the Consulate General of Jamaica, Miami, in memory of the late Dr. Kenneth Lee O’Neil Baugh, OJ, who passed […]

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Tracy Ann Simmonds Releases Coloring Book to Celebrate Black Girls and Women

Tracy Ann Simmonds Releases Coloring Book to Celebrate Black Girls and Women

Cultural Change Agent Tracy Ann Simmonds Releases The Vision Project Coloring Book To Celebrate Black Girls and Women SOUTH FLORIDA – According to the Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC), only 29% of books about African/African American people were by Black authors/illustrators. Tracy Ann Simmonds looks to add to those statistics with the release of her […]

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Jamaica Recognizes Food For The Poor’s President/CEO Robin Mahfood with Order of Distinction

Jamaica Recognizes Food For The Poor’s President/CEO Robin Mahfood with Order of Distinction

COCONUT CREEK – Jamaica’s Governor-General will bestow the Order of Distinction in the Rank of Commander (CD), a high honor, to Food For The Poor President/CEO Robin Mahfood. He will receive the award on National Heroes Day, Oct. 21, in Jamaica. On Monday, (September 9th) Jamaica Consul General Oliver Mair read and presented the official […]

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Jamaican Nationals Association – 50 Years of Serving the Community in Washington DC

Jamaican Nationals Association – 50 Years of Serving the Community in Washington DC

by Derrick Scott Washington, DC – Celebrating 50 Years of Service and Embracing Change” is the theme putting the golden anniversary of the Jamaican Nationals Association of Metro DC (JNA) into the spotlight, as the organization’s members, friends and supporters celebrate the significant milestone. Collaboration with the Embassy of Jamaica, the JNA 50th Anniversary Dinner […]

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People Profile Honors Legendary Promoter Marco Brown

People Profile Honors Legendary Promoter Marco Brown

SOUTH FLORIDA – People Profile, “ordinary People doing extraordinary things in our community” honored Marco Brown, a legendary Promoter, and Community Servant for almost 40 years of service. Marco was awarded on Saturday, August 31st for his role in the entertainment industry as a promoter. He was instrumental in 1988 by orchestrating a hurricane Gilbert […]

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