March 20, 2023

Nearly a million people across the Caribbean positively impacted by the Sandals Foundation’s decade of dedication to education, the environment and engaging local communities

~The Foundation Celebrates its 10 Year Anniversary by Committing to Another Decade of Investment in Sustainable Projects that Protect the Islands and Improve the Lives of the Caribbean Community NEWS PROVIDED BYSandals Foundation  MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Sandals Foundation – the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International – celebrates 10 years of fulfilling its […]

Sandals Resorts International eliminates all styrofoam across Caribbean resorts

Company to reach new milestone in ongoing commitment to environmental sustainability NEWS PROVIDED BY Sandals Resorts International  MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — As of February 1, 2019, Sandals Resorts International (SRI) will eliminate all Styrofoam from 19 Sandals and Beaches Resorts across seven major Caribbean islands – from Jamaica and the Bahamas to Grenada and Turks & Caicos – in a continued effort to […]

At this Caribbean hotel, guests can help with conservation efforts by killing fish

By Kate BratskeirFrom Mic It’s now somewhat standard for a hotel to give guests the option to reuse towels and sheets in an effort to be more green by saving wash water. But beyond running a bit less laundry, what is the hospitality industry — one of world’s biggest users of resources — doing to […]

Lionfish in the Caribbean

This is why divers are being offered the chance to spear venomous lionfish in the Caribbean From Hannah Stephenson joins a lionfish hunting dive in Jamaica to find out how tourists can help reduce lionfish numbers. They are the most beautiful, glamorous fish, their feathery fins of brown, dark red and white zebra-like stripes […]

Sandals Foundation Improving the Lives of Caribbean People

By Marlon Tingling From JIS Story Highlights Speaking at a JIS Think Tank in Montego Bay recently, Ms. Clarke said since 2009, US$1.5million is being spent annually on projects to uplift the lives of hundreds of thousands of citizens. “We have been able to prove ourselves with our projects. Our mission will not change. Education […]

Sandals Foundation partners with 16-year-old actor Marcus Scribner to serve as Youth Advocate Ambassador

From The Sandals Foundation MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Extending his current work as a member of the Teen Advisory Panel (TAP) for Beaches Resorts, 16-year-old actor Marcus Scribner has agreed to serve in the newly created role of Youth Advocate Ambassador (YAA) to the Sandals Foundation, the non-profit arm of Sandals […]

300 Bahamian children join forces for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

From Bahama islands info Trike-A-Thon Bahamas NASSAU, Bahamas — Kids of all ages brought out their riding toys last Friday at the Sandals Foundation sponsored Trike-A-Thon Bahamas in aid of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The young participants, who attend Tambearly School and the Lyford Cay International School, participated in the annual St. Jude […]