October 29, 2020

Taste of Cayman Food & Drink Festival announces NCVO as charity partner

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Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival has announced National Council of Voluntary Organizations (NCVO) as their charity partner for the 2019 raffle. “While Taste of Cayman serves as a fundraiser for the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA), it is important to our Board and Staff each year, to use this platform to support one […]

Cayman Islands: Watler & Hislop Services Ltd to upgrade dining area at Miss Nadine’s Pre-school

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The students of Miss Nadine’s Pre-School can look forward to an improved dining area thanks to the generous community sponsorship of heavy equipment and drilling contractors Watler and Hislop Services Ltd. Miss Nadine’s Pre-school is currently managed by the National Council of Voluntary Organizations (NCVO), one of Cayman’s longest running charities. NCVO Director Angela Sealey […]

Inaugural Student Volunteer Fair attracts big crowds in Cayman Islands

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – More than 700 students from six high schools attended the Cayman Islands’ first-ever Student Volunteer Fair at the John Gray High School Gymnasium on Friday, 22 June 2018. Organised by the Youth Services Unit (YSU) of the Ministry of Education, Sports, Youth, Agriculture & Lands (ESYAL), the all-day event was opened […]

First-ever Cayman Islands student volunteer fair launches thismonth

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Youth Services Unit (YSU) is hosting the Cayman Islands’ inaugural Student Volunteer Fair on Friday, 22 June 2018. Twenty-three charities and non-profit organisations have signed up to display booths at the event. The fair will allow students (Years 9 through 13) the chance to speak directly to volunteer organisations, and […]

Cayman Islands: Handover of The Disabilities (Solomon Webster) Law, 2016

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Websters Receive Presentation Copy of Law Bearing Son’s Name Members of the National Council for Persons with Disabilities (NCPD) presented a bound copy of The Disabilities (Solomon Webster) Law, 2016 to the family of the late special Olympian on Tuesday, 19 September 2017. Solomon Webster, who would have been 28 years old last Friday, died […]

Call for members of Cayman Islands’ Disabilities Council

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – As plans for The Disabilities (Solomon Webster) Law, 2016 to be brought into force next year proceed, Government is seeking expressions of interest to serve on the National Council for Persons with Disabilities. The Council will oversee policy implementation, champion disability matters, and have oversight of a voluntary register of […]

Breeze Fusion 5K

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Cayman Islands Tenth Annual “Breeze Fusion 5K” a Success Funds raised at the Breeze Fusion 5K Run/Walk (held last Saturday, 5 November, 2016) have benefitted the National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), East End Primary School, and the Edna Moyle Primary School in North Side, with $2,000 donated to each. In a show of support, […]

Cayman Islands publish Disabilities Bill

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – On 1 August, 2016, Government published The Disabilities (Solomon Webster) Bill, 2016 in the Cayman Islands Gazette. This Bill seeks to implement important parts of the Cayman Islands Disability Policy 2014-2033 and further promote and protect the rights of persons with disabilities by: • Protecting persons with disabilities from having […]