Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

Updates on positive developments, events and activities in the island.

From October 2 through 6, Residents from Westmoreland and St. Elizabeth will have access to free eye care at the Great Shape! Inc. iCare Clinic. The clinic, to be held at the Cambridge United Church in Brompton, St. Elizabeth from...

When Sandals Negril guests Hector and Pamela Cooley signed up for one of the Sandals Foundation’s Reading Road Trips three years ago, they had no idea that going into schools and interacting with the children would be the start...

Sandals Foundation volunteers joined several other environmentally focused organizations to cleanup Coastlines across the Caribbean on International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) Day 2017. Within the Whitehouse region, volunteers from Sandals South Coast and community members converged at the populated Whitehouse Fishing...

On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the United States’ Multiregional International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) will commence with participants from 23 countries across the world. Fabian Thomas, Adjunct Lecturer in the Institute of Caribbean Studies at the University of the...

Over 500 team members from Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region (Sandals Royal Caribbean, Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Inn) benefitted from a back to school treat held last weekend near the resorts. According to Sandals Royal Caribbean’s human...

On Tuesday, August 15, 2017 the Fi Wi Jamaica Project celebrated its two-year anniversary with an event dubbed “Draw Lang Bench” at the Knutsford Court Hotel. Launched in 2015, the Project aims to protect and promote the human rights...

In less than a week, philanthropist, Sandals team member and Sandals Foundation Ambassador, Johuan Shaw worked alongside his colleagues in raising over JA$200,000.00 which will go towards building education and preparing students across the island for the new school...

The Western Basketball Association was recently handed some high-performance basketball socks courtesy of the Sandals Foundation- the philanthropic arm of the Sandals Resorts International- during the Elite Basketball League at the Montego Bay Sports Complex. The initiative which falls under...

Tribe Sankofa, a local performing arts collective journeyed to Barbados on Friday, August 18 for the Carifesta XIII Symposium. The Symposium will be put on by the University of the West Indies (Cave Hill) in collaboration with Ministry of...

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“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. ...