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ASCEND Program establishes presence in West Grand Bahama

PAKESIA PARKER-EDGECOMBE West Grand Bahama & Bimini, MP and KIMBERLEY MILLER (right) President, GB Pi Upsilon Omega Chapter

For the past four years, the ASCEND Program of the Pi Upsilon Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Grand Bahama has embarked on bringing leadership and developmental skills to the island’s young people. Recently, youngsters in West Grand Bahama were introduced to the program and all its offerings. ASCEND (Achievement, Self-awareness, Communication, Engagement,…
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Rolle putting her gift to work

Handmade creations

Creativity is at the heart of every gift designed by Inspired Creations CEO, Shavone Rolle, who believes in forming personalized moments and memories that speaks to the soul and there is no better time to do just that than Valentine’s Day. Inviting lovers and friends to show how much you care by giving a gift…
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Senior citizens care providers band together

RESIDENTIAL CARE ASSOCIATION – Proprietors of senior citizen’s homes on island have partnered to form the Non-Profit Long Term Residential Care Association of Grand Bahama. Pictured standing from left are Mervie Knowles and Lydia Grant. Seated from left are Albertha Hudson and Agatha Thompson. (PHOTO: JAIMIE SMITH)

Agatha Thompson, founder and administrator of the Grand Bahama Home and Day Care for the Aged, and Children’s Center recently revealed that she along with the proprietors of four other senior citizen’s homes on the island, have joined forces to establish the Non-Profit Long Term Residential Care Association of Grand Bahama (NLTRCAGB). Thompson added that…
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Fresh Start Program participant says internship experience ‘enjoyable’

FRESH START IMPACT – As Fresh Start Program participants near the end of their four-week internship at various companies throughout the island, one participant – Anthony Toussaint (right) – shared his job experience during an interview with The Freeport News. (PHOTO: JAIMIE SMITH)

As Fresh Start Program participants near the end of their four-week internship at various companies throughout the island, one participant shared his job experience during an interview with The Freeport News. Anthony Toussaint, who is interning at Senor Frogs Restaurant and Bar said that his internship experience was interesting, and an overall enjoyable one. Toussaint…
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