There were five families affected on Oct. 15. Non-perishable food clothes and baby clothes are needed. For information on church drop-offs, call communication churches, which will be accepting donations of new clothing and small home items.
AARP in The Virgin Islands selected Walsh for her remarkable service, greatly benefiting the V.I. communities, reflecting AARP’s vision and mission, and inspiring other volunteers.
The benefits will be awarded based on the availability of funds and may be used to fully or partially cover payments for cancer-related prescription medication, diagnostic testing or CT scans.
The “DV in Special Populations Virtual Forum” will be held via Zoom, from 3-5 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 27.
This award was established in 1987 to acknowledge individuals who have displayed both exemplary and sustained leadership on behalf of the environment in the insular Caribbean.
Ocean Week runs from Oct. 18-23 and includes a series of four virtual seminars covering topics like turtle protection, island recycling, coral conservation and fishes found in V.I. waters.
Since 1990, St. Croix Foundation has been advancing greater philanthropic activity to marshal resources and to act as a catalyst to benefit the people of the territory.
Both honors are a direct result of CFVI's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.
In addition to the cash donation, Viya presented the organization with 1,500 pieces of communication accessories, such as device chargers, solar chargers, and battery packs that are critical for preparedness.
Plaskett released the following statement regarding an $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for Lutheran Social Services of the Virgin Islands.
The funds raised from the walkathon will allow the committee to continue to provide financial support to the youth in the territory and the University of the Virgin Islands.
All too often, older Virgin Islanders or terminally ill people must cope with the stress they endure as they wait to get their affairs settled in court. In addition, they struggle and live daily with the fear that they can pass away prematurely and before their case is settled.
This At Home Discovery Kit is designed to help recipients support their children’s physical, social, emotional, cognitive and behavioral well-being.
The Judith A. Towle Environmental Studies Fund was established at CFVI in 2003, in recognition of the work, interests and commitment of Judith Ann Towle to increase environmental awareness in the Eastern Caribbean.
AARP in The Virgin Islands advocated on behalf of Virgin Islanders for Bill No. 34-0034, an Act amending Title 1, Virgin Islands Code, by adding Chapter 3A enacting the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act.
The Trust for Virgin Islands Lands has achieved national recognition – joining a network of over 450 accredited land trusts across the nation that have demonstrated a commitment to professional excellence.
A group of very experienced Disaster Relief Rotarians has organize relief supplies, medical assistance, shelter and other necessities for people in Southern Haiti.
Recognizing that additional sales are needed to ensure the successful outcome of this initiative, the St. Croix Democratic Party had to extend the drawing date.