December 1, 2021

Brianna Wilkerson receives 2016 Young Caymanian Leadership Award

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George Town, November 6, 2016 – The Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation announces that Brianna Wilkerson, 27, of George Town, has been named the YCLA 2016 recipient. The Awards ceremony, held on November 5 at the Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa was televised live on CaymanLife Television Channel 33 and marked the 16-year anniversary of the […]

Family Tea Party

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2016 YCLA Finalist’s Family Tea Party hosted by Cayman Islands Governor From YCLA Oct 18: The five finalists of the Young Caymanian Leadership Award (YCLA) joined Her Excellency the Governor, Helen Kilpatrick, for a family-oriented tea party on the Government House lawns on Tuesday afternoon, 18 October. Joining the Governor and the 2016 YCLA Finalists […]

Cayman Islands: Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation announces Sp

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September 2016: The Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation (YCLF) has announced the special guest speaker for the annual awards ceremony as former U.S Navy SEAL, Robert O’Neill. Themed ‘Step Up & Stand Out,’ the Young Caymanian Leadership Awards (YCLA) programme will take place at the Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa on Saturday 5 November 2016. Robert […]

YCLA finalists

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Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation announces finalists for YCLA 2016 George Town, 10 September, 2016 – The Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation today announces the names of the five finalists for YCLA 2016. The YCLA Selection Committee revealed the names after a careful, in-depth review of the nominations that were put forward this year by the community. […]

YCLA where are they?

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Where Are The 2015 YCLA Finalists Now? While the focus often seems to be on the gala and live broadcast of the awards event, the Young Caymanian Leadership Foundation is a year round initiative. In truth, each cohort of finalists is constantly working behind the scenes to serve the community and make Cayman a better […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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  Another First for YCLA The Kimpton Seafire November 5, 2016 For more than fifteen years, the Young Caymanian Leadership Awards (YCLA) has worked to keep the island’s youth on track by providing them with excellent role models with whom they can identify. This has been accomplished by involving the community who have partnered with […]

Cayman Islands young leaders foundation invites nominations

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YOUNG CAYMANIAN LEADERS FOUNDATION INVITES NOMINATIONS FOR YCLA 2016 George Town — March 31, 2016 — The Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation is reaching out to the community once again as it opens the nominations process for YCLA 2016. The YCLA, now in its sixteenth year, was created to identify and honour young leaders who serve as […]

Cayman Islands young leadership awards group revokes Canover Watson’s award

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From Young Caymanian Leadership Awards YCLA Revokes Award granted to Canover Watson George Town, 10 February, 2016 — The Honorary Board of the Young Caymanian Leadership Awards (YCLA) today announces that the YCLA Award given to Mr. Canover Watson in 2007 has been formally rescinded, by decision of the Board and the Foundation Directors. Mr. […]

Cayman Islands Young Caymanian leader is Kellie McGee

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Kellie McGee, from Savannah-Newlands, is the new recipient of the Cayman 27 2015 Young Caymanian Leadership Award (YCLA). She won the title las Saturday (17) night that was held at The Ritz-Carlton. She beat four other finalists – Stephen Watler, Robbie Cribb Jr., Rebekah Jefferson and Taylor Burrowes-Nixon, The winner is employed by Ironshore Pharmaceuticals and Development Inc. She also […]

Former Cayman Health Services chairman and YCLA winner arrested

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Canover Watson, the former chairman of the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) board and the 2007 recipient of the Young Caymanian Leadership Award was arrested at his home on Thursday (28) and released on bail until next month. According to a statement from Cayman Islands Anti-Corruption Commissioner David Baines, the arrest was for suspicion […]