Jamaicans awarded in Caribbean Life’s “40 Under 40” Awards


There was nothing but sheer ecstasy last Thursday night as Caribbean Life, the nation’s most-widely circulated Caribbean newspaper, honored its “40 Under 40” Caribbean achievers at a gala ceremony at Sirico’s in the Dyker Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn. The second annual event, held in conjunction with DiasporaDashb‌oard.Com, a New York City-based company headed by former […]

Caribbean Youth Summit 2014 – April 25, 2014

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ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF THE INAUGURAL CARIBBEAN YOUTH SUMMIT PHILADELPHIA, PA – APRIL 25, 2014 PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Caribbean Youth Summit Planning Committee is proud to announce the first ever Caribbean Youth Summit to occur on the evening of April 25 2014 (6-9 P.M) at First District Plaza, Philadelphia PA with the theme Reclaiming […]

Jamaica Day in Moscow, Russia…


ABOUT JAMAICA DAY – in Russia. by the Gayanat Project – Russia www.facebook.com/gayanat View more here: http://gayanat.blogspot.ru/2014/04/about-jamaican-day.html On the 21st of March we fulfilled our old dream of organizing events that are related to different countries and cultures. Our inspiration comes from the diverse range of nations of this world, their vibrant cultures and traditions. […]

Pamela Castriota Cancer Awareness Organization (PCCAO) Dinner on March 20th


The Pamela Castriota Cancer Awareness Organization (PCCAO), in association with A Fe We Culture and Country Kitchen will host “Celebrating Unity & Life”, a dinner fundraiser. This inaugural event will also celebrate the company’s one year anniversary and will be held on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at The Country Kitchen Restaurant – 810 Pelham Parkway […]

Friends of Trelawney Association Small Business EXPO

8th Annual Jamaica | Trelawny Small Business EXPO ABOUT:  Friends of Trelawny Association’s 8th annual Jamaica | Trelawny Small Business EXPO & Investment Symposium May 26, Hilton JFK Hotel, Queens, NY. The EXPO and Symposium is being staged as part of FOTA’s 2012 Reunion Weekend, which has been officially designated a Jamaica 50th Anniversary of Independence […]


Carib Gold Rhythm & Styles

CARIB GOLD’s RHYTHM & STYLES MARKETPLACE & CONCERT Celebrating 50 years of Caribbean Arts & Culture May 24, 2001, 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm On the Summer Stage at the Harlem State Building Plaza 163 West 125th Street, Harlem NY 10039 A Fe We Culture Inc. and A’vitar Foundation have integrated to present a series […]


PM Portia Simpson First to NYC April 25th 2012

BROOKLYN, NY: The Hon Portia Simpson Miller, Prime Minister of Jamaica left the island earlier this week for a number of engagements in New York and Philadelphia in the United States. The Prime Minister was the recipient of the TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential Persons Award at a special reception at the Lincoln Center in […]

First and Second Biennial Jamaican Diaspora Conference

The objective of the Diaspora and Consular Affairs Department is to strengthen the linkages with the Jamaican Diaspora and to encourage and foster the participation of Jamaicans overseas in all aspects of national development.  In this regard, the Department has the mandate to: Operate as an information centre and contact point for Jamaican communities abroad. […]