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SMDF to Donate more than 250 Uniforms to Vulnerable Students

By   /  August 28, 2021  /  Civic, Education, Local News  /  Comments Off on SMDF to Donate more than 250 Uniforms to Vulnerable Students

  PHILIPSBURG – While the idea of back-to-school shopping can bring schoolchildren much excitement, in this particular climate it can also create added strain and financial pressure to their parents or guardians. As the St. Maarten Development Fund (SMDF) empathizes with those facing financial strain and recognizes the implications of this on a student’s access […]

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MINISTER OTTLEY DONATES 300 CHILDREN FACE MASKS ON BEHALF OF THE MYLES CHRISTIAN TURNER FOUNDATION W.A.R.M

By   /  June 25, 2021  /  Civic, Local News, Social  /  Comments Off on MINISTER OTTLEY DONATES 300 CHILDREN FACE MASKS ON BEHALF OF THE MYLES CHRISTIAN TURNER FOUNDATION W.A.R.M

on Thursday June 24th, The Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley donated 300 children and young adults face masks to the Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunset and Lions Club International. The face masks for children and young adults were donated to the Ministry by Mr. Myles Christian Turner of the […]

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More than 300 books donated by community to help furnish prison library

By   /  June 11, 2021  /  Civic, Community, Island Life, Justice, Social  /  Comments Off on More than 300 books donated by community to help furnish prison library

On Tuesday, May 18, 2021, the Ministry of Justice launched a book drive aimed at furnishing the prison library and providing additional educational resources for the inmates at the Point Blanche Prison and Detention Center. In an effort to expand the selection of programs and activities available to the inmates at the prison, the Honorable […]

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Seven Seas Water donates to Sundial School breakfast program

By   /  December 4, 2020  /  Civic, Education, Local News  /  Comments Off on Seven Seas Water donates to Sundial School breakfast program

~ Seven Seas Seas sponsors 300 faces masks for kindergarten schools ~ Great Bay, Saint Martin — In continuing what has now become an annual tradition for Seven Seas Water (St. Maarten), the company recently made a monetary donation to the Sundial School for its breakfast / lunch program. The Sundial School breakfast program was […]

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Resources 4 Community Resilience launches US$452K in local projects

By   /  November 20, 2020  /  Civic, Community, Social  /  Comments Off on Resources 4 Community Resilience launches US$452K in local projects

PHILIPSBURG —  The Resources 4 Community Resilience (R4CR) project was officially launched during a Zoom meeting and Facebook livestream on Wednesday November 18. The ceremony was hosted by radio personality Kevin “Suppa” Petrona (who is also the local R4CR Communication and Outreach expert) and Jose Sommers (R4CR Capacity and Training Manager). The R4CR program is […]

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Wever, STM donate hand sanitizers to Catholic School Board

By   /  November 15, 2020  /  Civic, Education, Health  /  Comments Off on Wever, STM donate hand sanitizers to Catholic School Board

PHILIPSBURG — Former Minister Christopher Wever and Stanley Lint of STM Shipping on Friday donated 1,100 12oz bottles of hand sanitizers to the Catholic School board. Also donated was a 55-gallon drum in order to refill the bottles. The donation was made in collaboration with Andrew Cadwell of Cadwell Inc. located in Florida. It was […]

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SMMC presents Asha Stevens School with token of appreciation

By   /  October 19, 2020  /  Civic, Health  /  Comments Off on SMMC presents Asha Stevens School with token of appreciation

CAY HILL– SMMC’s Medical Director and Chairman of the Outbreak Management Team (OMT), Dr. Felix Holiday, and SMMC’s Surgeon Dr. Luc Mercelina recently presented Mrs. Asha Stevens-Mohabier and staff of the Asha Stevens Hillside Christian School with a token of appreciation for their warm cooperation given during the construction of SMMC’s Auxiliary Care Facility (ACF). […]

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Ministry of Education receives sanitizing stations from NAGICO

By   /  October 13, 2020  /  Business, Civic, Education, Health  /  Comments Off on Ministry of Education receives sanitizing stations from NAGICO

~ NAGICO donates Hand Sanitizing and Temperature Check stations to all Public Schools and school supplies for Public School students ~ PHILIPSBURG, SINT MAARTEN – In preparation for the reopening of schools to in-class instructions, NAGICO Insurances has donated automated hand sanitizing and temperature check stations to all seven (7) Public Schools and school supplies […]

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COME center provides hot meals to the vulnerables

By   /  October 6, 2020  /  Civic, Community, Social  /  Comments Off on COME center provides hot meals to the vulnerables

PHILIPSBURG – As part of the collaborated COVID-19 Relief Program sponsored by Netherland’s Ministry of Interior and Kingdom Relations (BZK), the COME Center in Philipsburg has been providing hot meals to some of the most vulnerable members of the community of St. Maarten. These members, which includes seniors, persons with a low income, and persons […]

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Bell Realty Company makes generous contribution to education on Sint Maarten

By   /  September 18, 2020  /  Civic, Education  /  Comments Off on Bell Realty Company makes generous contribution to education on Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG — The Bell Realty Company donated computers and printers to the seven public schools, as their contribution, towards education during this Corona Pandemic. This generous donation will assist the schools in providing online learning to the students attending the public schools on Sint Maarten. One of the representative Mr. Russel Bell elaborated on the […]

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