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Runners go the distance for charity

Runners go the distance for charity

| 20/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A group training for the Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon is raising money for the Special Needs Foundation Cayman (SNFC) with every mile the runners clock. Since training started in August for the Intertrust Island Striders, they have run more than 8,000 miles, longer than the G [...]

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Teenager donates food to mental health patients

Teenager donates food to mental health patients

| 18/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A teenager undertook a month-long food drive collecting goods for the Cayman Islands Hospital’s Mental Health Unit to help provide support to patients after their hospital treatment. Sophie Elias, 13, with the assistance of her mother, Charmaine Elias, launched the drive with the [...]

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Seniors treated to a special night out

Seniors treated to a special night out

| 18/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Senior citizens from across Grand Cayman enjoyed live entertainment, local food, spot prizes and a tour of the Cayman Islands National Museum during “A Night with the Stars” on Thursday, 12 October 2017. The Ministry of Community Affairs’ event, held as part of Older Persons [...]

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Governor pinned with first poppy

Governor pinned with first poppy

| 12/10/2017 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The annual Poppy Appeal kicked off Tuesday when Governor Helen Kilpatrick met with members of the Cayman Islands Veterans Association (CIVA). Former US Marine Shadden McLaughlin pinned the governor with the first poppy. The ceremony to launch the appeal took place in the lobby of t [...]

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Seniors celebrated at Older Persons Month event

Seniors celebrated at Older Persons Month event

| 12/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A steel pan version of “Wind Beneath My Wings,” ushered in guests attending the launch of the International Month of Older Persons in the Cayman Islands on Tuesday, 3 October 2017. The luncheon reception comprised speeches, a recital and music acts. Attendees included Deputy Go [...]

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Monster Dash 5K offers early Halloween fun

Monster Dash 5K offers early Halloween fun

| 09/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Save Our Youth Foundation (SOY) is hosting its third annual Monster Dash 5K Walk/Run fundraiser at Camana Bay, Saturday, 14 October. Registration on the day begins at 6:15am with both walkers and runners starting at 7am, but taking off in opposite directions. All participants a [...]

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Time to register for Breeze Fusion walk/run

Time to register for Breeze Fusion walk/run

| 06/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Coming off of their record-setting year in 2016, organisers of the annual Breeze Fusion 5K walk/run are seeking to exceed expectations at the upcoming 4 November event. Put on by Radio Cayman and Breeze FM, this year’s race will also include a Cayman Brac leg, which debuted in 20 [...]

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Older Persons Month begins

Older Persons Month begins

| 05/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Older Persons Month 2017 officially opened with a church service at the Agape Family Centre on Sunday, 1 October. Government officials who attended included Acting Governor Franz Manderson and his wife, Nuvia Manderson; Acting Premier/Minister for Community Affairs Roy McTaggart; A [...]

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Ministers’ Association raising money for hurricane relief

Ministers’ Association raising money for hurricane relief

| 04/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Minister’s Association (CMA) has begun a fundraising drive to aid recovery efforts in the Caribbean islands recently devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. In addition to seeking donations from the budgets of local participating churches and receiving special offerin [...]

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Charity event raises money for Irma appeal

Charity event raises money for Irma appeal

| 25/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A fundraiser held Friday, 15 September at Camana Bay raised $5,500 for the Red Cross Hurricane Irma Relief Fund. Hurley’s Media hosted the charity happy hour to benefit the victims of the devastating storm. “Hurricane Irma affected the majority of the Caribbean and we rea [...]

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Cayman shows up to support Hannah’s Heroes

Cayman shows up to support Hannah’s Heroes

| 25/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): More than 1,000 people packed The Wicket in Cricket Square on Friday evening for the fifth annual Hannah’s Heroes Big Shave to raise funds for the St Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research. All together, 107 men, women and children shaved [...]

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Tennis Federation scores corporate sponsorship

Tennis Federation scores corporate sponsorship

| 22/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): For the ninth consecutive year PwC is sponsoring the Tennis Federation of the Cayman Islands. The money supports the federation’s national junior circuit in which players in three age divisions (10-, 14- and 18- and under) compete for national ranking points in a series of tourna [...]

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Cayman community asked to promote peace

Cayman community asked to promote peace

| 20/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is encouraging the public to join it in observing International Peace Day today (21 September), which calls for individuals to put aside their differences and promote peace at home, in schools and the community. This year’s theme is “Together fo [...]

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Workshop leader donates to Lighthouse School

Workshop leader donates to Lighthouse School

| 15/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Lighthouse School benefited this summer from a joint initiative between the Kensington Management Group and the Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association (CIMPA). Paul Njoka, vice president at Kensington, ran a public-speaking workshop for CIMPA which focused on improv [...]

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Time to get shaved for Hannah

Time to get shaved for Hannah

| 14/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): More than 1,000 people are expected to gather at the Wicket in Cricket Square Friday, 22 September for the fifth annual Hannah’s Heroes Big Shave for the St Baldrick’s Foundation to raise funds for childhood cancer research. Now in its fifth year, Cayman residents Gaylene and N [...]

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