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Friday, April 19, 2024


CGL to Present Lecture on the D. Hamilton Jackson and Casper Holstein Collaboration

The Caribbean Genealogy Library will host a lecture, entitled “D. Hamilton Jackson and Casper Holstein: Early Collaboration in Fighting for Political Reform 1921-1927.”

Project Promise’s Mother’s Day Raffle Tickets Now Available

Project Promise’s Mother’s Day raffle tickets are now available for purchase. Enter to win an exciting staycation here on St Croix’s at Divi Carina Bay Beach Resort & Casino.

Tickets for Project Promise’s Mother’s Day Raffle Now Available; Win a Trip to Thailand

The winner of the prize and one guest can spend a week at a 5-star beachfront resort in Khao Lak, Thailand.

Caribbean Genealogy Library to Offer Series of Genealogy and History Programming in April

  The Caribbean Genealogy Library, a research library for history, culture and genealogy, located in Al Cohen Plaza, is offering a series of genealogy and history programming this month. It will begin on April 11.

CFVI Announces USVI Center for the Book’s ‘Great Reads from Great Places’ Youth and Adult Selections for 2024

The Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI), which serves as the Library of Congress’s Center for the Book, U.S. Virgin Islands affiliate, has announced the two books selected for the USVI 2024 “Great Reads from Great Places.”

Island Green’s 4th Annual Earth Month Raffle Offers Chance to Win $11,000 ‘Love City Vacation for Two’

Island Green Living’s “Love City Vacation for Two” raffle will make strides towards winning the battle against plastics pollution on the island.

STJ Rescue Launches Junior Rescue Program and Other Initiatives

When a car plunges off a road, when a person goes missing, or when a community event requires extra volunteers, St. John Rescue is always on hand.

Become a Member of the Caribbean Genealogical Library; Save the Dates for Events in April

The Caribbean Genealogy Library (CGL) is offering an exciting series of genealogy workshops and a history lecture in April

2024 Summer Food Service Program Sponsor Applications Are Available

To contact the State Office of Special Nutrition Programs at 774-0100 ext. 2812. This contact number can be used by interested organizations in both districts. The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, April 26.

USVI 175th Emancipation Commemoration Committee Marks International Women’s Day 2024

Carol M. Burke, chairwoman of the 175th Emancipation Commemoration Committee, noted that throughout the history of the Virgin Islands, women have been central figures in shaping the islands’ culture, heritage and progress.

CHTA Calls for Investments in Women in Hospitality on International Women’s Day

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association calls upon stakeholders in the Caribbean hospitality industry’s public and private sectors to continue to join forces to advance gender inclusion and equality.

FEMA Extends Youth Preparedness Council Application Period Ends on March 8

The council brings teens together from across the nation who are interested in community preparedness and looking to build leadership skills and networks that will feed their success into the future.

CFVI Announces 2024 Scholarship Availability; Online Applications Accepted Beginning March 1

Consistent with the foundation’s mission to enhance the quality of life for children, youth and families in the territory by making enriching opportunities attainable, funds for the scholarships are provided through generous donors to the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands.

CFVI Announces Availability of $1.3M in NEH Grants for Humanities Projects Funding

CFVI has partnered with the National Endowment for the Humanities since 2020 and since then has awarded nearly $1.3 million to community organizations throughout the USVI to support humanities programming and activities.

Public Comment Session Scheduled for Feb. 29 on CFVI’s Invitation to Serve as USVI Humanities Council

A virtual public comment session via Zoom on the application proposal is scheduled for 1-2:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 29 (AST). Members of the community interested in attending the session can join by visiting cfvi.co/NEHPublicComment.

St. Croix Chamber of Commerce to Hold St. Croix Business & Professional Excellence Award Gala

This year’s event is themed “Champions of Commerce,” which encapsulates the essence of what makes the USVI business community thrive.

Virgin Islands Democratic Party State Chair Informs Members of Election Cycle Calendar

The proposed Election Cycle Calendar kicks off with a Prayer Breakfast on June 15 and ends on Dec. 14, 2024, with an Innovations Awards Gala.

CFVI Awards $110,000 in Popular VI Community Fund Grants to 10 Nonprofits in the USVI and BVI

Grants of $10,000 each went to nine nonprofit organizations in the USVI and a $20,000 grant was awarded to the Youth Empowerment Project in Tortola..

Rotary Club of St. Thomas Plans Annual Career & Technology Seminar for Jan. 27

the Rotary Club of St. Thomas will again sponsor its annual Career & Technology Seminar. The purpose is to expose careers of the future to area young people.

Humane Society Announces Winners of the 2024 ‘Win It Big ‘Raffle’

The Humane Society of St. Thomas is happy to announce the winners of the 2024 ‘Win it Big Raffle.’  It thanks all the businesses that donated and all those who bought tickets to support the Humane Society’s work with animals.


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