December 14, 2017

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Awards Ceremony

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Bodden Town was amply represented with half of the 12 Proud of Them honourees hailing from that district at Wednesday’s (29 November 2017) awards ceremony. The evening’s recipients were Sarah Clair Jackson, 17, GT, – academics; Brianna Bodden,16, BT – Academics; Anja van Genderen, BT – academics; Kareem Foster, 17, BT, – Sports; Joshewa Frederick-Charlery, […]

Nominations open for Cayman Islands ‘Proud of Them’

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The public is invited to recognise excellence among young people in the Cayman Islands by submitting nominations to the Proud of Them award scheme. The nomination period runs from 16 October – 6 November 2017. Youth ages 10 – 25 who are reaching new heights of achievement in academics, sports, their career, culture, business or […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Bios (Final): Martina Watler and Aaron West

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Martina Watler – Academics – 15 – George Town Martina Watler’s writing skills earned her big recognition and major accolades. In 2015, she was a winner in the Commonwealth Essay competition. The competition is open to students from 49 countries within the Commonwealth. That year, there were over 13,000 entries. Out of the 7,200 entries […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them (5)

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Holly Thompson – Academics, Community Service – 16 – George Town Holly Thompson has a true love and passion for helping others. The altruistic 16-year-old founded a teen community service group called Impact345. The group’s main project is to put together back packs full of supplies for children receiving charitable cardiac procedures through the Have […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them Bios Part 3

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Brittany Mobley – Sports – 23 – George Town Brittany Mobley has the distinction of being a member of two national sports teams, and has represented the Cayman Islands, in ten different countries, in both football and netball. Her ability to excel at both sports, and be a key player in both areas, shows her […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them 2017 – more bios

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Kaela Ebanks – Sports – 19 – West Bay Kaela Ebanks has always had a keen interest in sports. Her sporting career began in primary school, where she led her team from Sir John A. Cumber Primary to victory at the inter-primary netball championships. Later, Kaela travelled to Kingston, Jamaica to represent John Gray High […]