Friday, December 2, 2022
Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes

A monthly award presented by to Jamaican, community builders who contribute to the development of this country through their selfless work. We are proud to announce Senior Lecturer at Excelsior Community College, Sandra Richards as's Unsung Heroine for September 2017. She was nominated by Ricardo Burke who explained that Ms. Richards was the main person who ensured he got... We are proud to present the Technical Coordinator at ROOTS 96.1FM and Youth Leader, Owen Brown with the Unsung Hero Award for August 2017. This Jamaican man lives by the belief that once someone asks for help, if you... She's possibly one of the eldest volunteers in Jamaica. Miss Yvonne Nelson has been volunteering with the Jamaica Red Cross since 1989. We proudly recognize this Jamaican gem who is currently the Chairman for the Jamaica Red Cross KSAB... Meet Gregory Hamilton, Secretary of the Yutes4Change Foundation who provides free social services to underserved school children in Gregory Park, Portmore, St. Catherine at the Yutes4Change Homework and Integrity Centre. Learn why he dedicates most of his time at the... Live Well Jamaica journeyed to Zimbabwe in Trench Town, Kingston 12 to award our fifth Unsung Heroine- Zann Locke. Meet this Youth Development Specialist who has transformed many lives. She is the voice of reason and the driver of the... We visited Miracle Temple Ministries on Molynes Road to recognise the Founder of Raising a Nation Foundation, Nisa Dyer for her invaluable contribution to the development of our future generation. Learn more about the Raising A Nation Foundation.

They are ordinary Jamaicans who are doing extraordinary things without expecting a reward – they may be members and leaders of community-based organisations like Ricardo Burke, Managing Director of the Yutes4Change Foundation who spearheads a breakfast programme for school children... We journeyed to the cool hills of St. Thomas to surprise our March 2017 recipient of the Live Well Jamaica Unsung Hero Award. Meet the President of the Duckenfield Youth Club, Roncrea Marriott. He will tell you how his... We visited the community of Olympic Gardens, Kingston 11 to hand over a prize package to Live Well Jamaica's Unsung Heroine for February 2017- Karlene Mills-Barrett. In January 2017, Karlene was commissioned as Justice of the Peace for Kingston and... Live Well Jamaica recognises Ricardo Burke as our Unsung Hero for January 2017. Ricardo is the managing director for Yutes 4 Change Foundation, a youth organisation based in Gregory Park, Portmore. He rises early every school morning to prepare breakfast...


“The time will pass anyway.  You can either spend it creating the life you want or spend it living the life you don’t want. ...