Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

Sandals Negril Beach Resort and Spa has once again cemented its place as a world-leading green hotel, by retaining its Double Platinum and  EarthCheck™  Master Status Certifications. Being Master Certified is EarthCheck’s™   highest accolade awarded to organisations demonstrating more than...

On July 25th, Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region, and its philanthropic arm the Sandals Foundation partnered with USAID COMET II & the Social Development Commission (SDC) to execute the second phase of its Entrepreneurship training dubbed “...

DUMFRIES, St. James- Residents of the Dumfries community in St. James last Friday came in groups of threes and more to take full advantage of the complementary services at the fourth staging of the Annual Health and Social Fair...

Somewhere on the West End, Bob Marley’s could you be loved fills the air and sitting on the other side of the table is Brad Adams. Today he’s clad in shorts, sneaks and his signature Great Shape! Inc. Teach...

Resort staff from Sandals, Beaches and Grand Pineapple Negril paid a lunchtime visit to the Hanover Infirmary recently, treating some 70 residents and staff members to a relaxing afternoon. The close to 20 volunteers served and assisted in feeding to...

The patriotic screams of support and jubilation filled the air at the Sandals Resorts Montego Bay regional finals for the talent search competition dubbed Encore which was held last Wednesday, August 2nd. Eight Models, singers, dancers and other showmen...

Recently, millions worldwide celebrated International Global Wellness Day by doing a physical activity, eating healthily or engaging in therapeutic sessions as a means of mental and physical relaxation. However, for Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region, the emphasis...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Whitehouse, in collaboration with Sandals South Coast, the Western and Southern Regional Health Authorities and the National Health Fund will host a one-day free health fair for residents of Whitehouse and surrounding communities...

Recently, the Sandals Foundation partnered with the Jamaica Library Service (St. James) to host the National Reading Competition regional finals at the St. James Parish Library where over 20 participants between the ages of six and 25 vied for...

Given the changing dynamic of the health, wellness, manufacturing as well as the scientific and agricultural arenas in Jamaica, Sandals Resorts (Montego Bay region) in collaboration with the Social Development Commission (SDC) (St. James) sought to explore the various...

TALKS WITH TESS

Last week, some of my FCW bad gyals and I did a great job at Shattering the Stereotypes of the Fat Caribbean Woman  in terms...