October 31, 2020

Cayman Islands Portfolio of Legal Affairs donates Christmas Presents

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Portfolio of Legal Affairs donates Christmas gifts. ·       The chosen charity is Special Needs Foundation, Cayman. ·       This is start of Portfolio’s annual Christmas gifts donation. Grand Cayman (GIS) – Starting a new tradition this festive season, the 50+ staff in the Portfolio of Legal Affairs (PoLA) recently donated some 70 Christmas presents to their local charity of […]

Cayman Islands MPA host successful ‘charity speed dating’ event

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From Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association On Thursday 1 November, the Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association (CIMPA) hosted the first event of its kind for the local community: a charity ‘speed dating’ social event. The premise of the event was to attract local not-for-profits looking for marketing expertise and support to support their cause- whether […]

Disabilities Council brings beach accessibility to Cayman Islands’ shores

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The National Council for Persons with Disabilities (the “Disabilities Council”) recently co-ordinated the importation of the Mobi-Mat, a lightweight, non-slip, portable, roll-out beach access pathway, designed for persons with mobility impairments and wheelchair users in mind. The Mobi-Mat had a soft launch in April at the Guardian’s Alive event and will be permanently placed in […]

Intertrust Cayman Islands launches support for the Special Needs Foundation

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George Town, Grand Cayman, 27 July 2017 Intertrust has been the title sponsor of the Cayman Islands Marathon for seven years supporting the islands biggest sporting event since 2011. This year Intertrust has teamed up with Cross Fit 7 Mile to create a unique marathon training programme. Led by long distance running authority Scott Ruby, […]

Cayman Islands football programme promotes inclusivity

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 Thanks to sponsorship from The Wellness Centre, the Special Needs Foundation and EFG Bank AG (Cayman Branch), Academy Sports Club’s Football4All programme has been providing children with special needs the opportunity to participate in an organised football programme for over four years. The programme first started in 2013 and has run about 40 weeks per […]

Rock Your Socks Cayman Islands for Down Syndrome Day

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Staff from the Ministry of Home Affairs, led by Acting Chief Officer, Michael Nixon, put their best foot forward on Tuesday, 21 March 2017 donning brightly coloured footwear to support the Rock Your Socks For World Down Syndrome Day. Eight civil servants nailed it by taking a break from their busy schedules and toed the […]

The Editor Speaks: Working with children/Draft Child Abuse reporting policy

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There has been an increase in the abuse against children by persons who work with them and ultimately given the responsibility of protecting them. The increase I believe is not because more of the persons who work with children are sick but it is because more children and their parents are coming forward and reporting […]

“Stuff The Bus” school supply drive kicks off and help to support Cayman Islands’ students is needed

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Caribbean Alliance Insurance is proud to announce that the insurance provider has kicked off its annual “Stuff the Bus” school supply drive to help gather school supplies for students returning to classes in August. The motor and home Insurance company recognizes how stretched some of Cayman’s schools, teachers and students are and that the funds […]