Cancer Society 3rd Annual Fashion Show set for May 26

LORINE MILLER, President, Cancer Society of Grand Bahama Branch

On the heels of a well-attended educational forum held at the Kevin G. Tomlinson Academy on May 15, president of the Cancer Society of The Bahamas, Grand Bahama Branch, Lorine Miller, is once again appealing to the wider community to support the organization’s sole fund-raiser for May, the month observed as Cancer Awareness Month, internationally.…
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GBPVPA Parent Forum set to highlight the significance of parental involvement

GBPVPA PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT SURVEY — Members of the GBPVPA encouraged parents and other members of the community to participate in the Parental Involvement Research Study, which will be conducted by Dr. Anica Bowe. Pictured standing from left to right are Marvin Rolle, District Education Officer, Ministry of Education; Leslie Newton, Secretary, GBPVPA; Titi McKenzie -Moss, GBPVPA Member and Mary Russell, District Education Officer for East Grand Bahama and the Cays. Pictured seated from left to right are Gia Walker, president, GBPVPA; Dr. Anica Bowe, Parental Involvement Survey and Interview Facilitator and Yvonne Ward, District Superintendent, Eastern Grand Bahama and the Cays. (PHOTO: JAIMIE SMITH)

The Grand Bahama Principals and Vice Principals Association (GBPVPA) announced on Tuesday (May 23) afternoon that after hosting a highly successful Parent Forum last year, they are pleased to plan this year’s annual event with the welcomed assistance of Bahamian educator, Dr. Anica Bowe, who now resides in the United States. Bowe, a native of…
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Cooper elected as first CROA president

CROA OFFICERS ELECTED – Car Rental Owner’s Association Board members with president Darren Cooper of D’s Car Rental. Pictured front row from left are Larry Lewis, Harold Williams, Colette Pratt, Jessica Rolle, Darren Cooper, Constance McDonald, Alex Thompson, Bonnie Culmer and Othyneil Pinder. From left back row are Ton Rollins, Elkin Knowles and Michelle Thompson. (Photo courtesy of CRO Association)

Elections for the first-ever Car Rental Owners’ Association took place this past Thursday (May 17) at Flamingo Restaurant at Castaways Resort and Suites, with D’s Car Rental proprietor, Darren Cooper, emerging as president. Humbled by the confidence his peers demonstrated in him, Cooper said, he is hitting the ground running to get things functioning in…
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Former mentor inspires future female leaders

MENTORS – Rachel’s Daughters International Girls Mentoring Ministry invited guest speaker Bernadine McIntosh-Zimmerman (center), who is pictured with Beverley Mather, founder and director, Rachael’s Daughter’s Mentoring Girls Ministry (left) and Madeline Stubbs, Assistant Director, Rachel’s Daughters Mentoring Girls International Ministry right.

The Rachel’s Daughters International Girls Mentoring Group recently welcomed former mentor turned author, Bernadette McIntosh-Zimmerman. Beverley Mather, director of Rachael’s Daughters’ Mentoring Girls Ministry shared that welcoming McIntosh-Zimmerman to their weekly meeting, which was at the Susan J. Wallace Community Center, was a delight. “Rachel’s Daughters’ Mentoring Ministry has been in existence, now, for over…
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