Mahalia’s Corner Launches HIV Food Bank Drive

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Patrons of Mahalia’s Corner will have an opportunity to support the HIV Food Bank which is in urgent need of supplies. The National HIV/AIDS Commission is, for the second year, partnering with  Mahalia’s Corner to remind Barbadians that the fight against HIV is not over, but can be, if everyone contributes to the response. As part of that partnership, there will …

Urgent Help Needed For HIV Food Bank

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

The HIV Food Bank is in urgent need of a number of items to be donated to their clients. Manager of the Food Bank, Stacia Whittaker, said the agency was in need of perishable and non-perishable food items and toiletries. These include biscuits, crackers, cereals or grains, dairy products, ground provisions, fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as canned or …

7th Love Poetry & Song This Saturday

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The Love Poetry and Song Charity Concert will come off this Saturday, February 17, on the lawns of the Drill Hall Beach Range, Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, Historic Garrison, St. Michael. The star-studded cast of Barbadian singers and spoken word artistes will begin performing promptly at 6:00 p.m., while the venue’s doors open at 5:00 p.m. Now in …

Businesses Urged To Join HIV & AIDS Fight

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Deputy Chief Information Officer at the Barbados Government Information Service (BGIS), Ian Inniss, is calling on individuals and businesses to join his department in the fight against HIV and AIDS and sexually transmitted infections. Speaking at the recent launch of the 7th annual Love, Poetry and Song benefit concert, Mr. Inniss extended an invitation to the private sector and others …

Love, Poetry & Song Today

Shamkoe Pilé Top Stories

The Love, Poetry and Song fundraising concert will come off this evening, Saturday, February 18, at the Drill Hall Beach Range, Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, St. Michael. Several local singers and spoken word artistes will perform at the concert, which will start promptly at 6:00 p.m. The doors will open at 5:00 p.m. Patrons are encouraged to bring …

Children To Receive School Supplies

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

There will be smiles on the faces of some children when the new school term begins. That’s because they will receive much needed school supplies through the Family Care Support Group and compliments of the staff at the Office of the Attorney General and the Ministry of Home Affairs. Speaking during the presentation to the Group at the HIV Food …