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Christophe Harbour Foundation Gives Vital Support to Youth Development Initiatives

By Katherine in Christophe Harbour Foundation

Tecoya Warner, student of the Charles E Mills Secondary School, is the 2017 Junior Minister of Tourism after winning the 2017 Tourism Youth Congress. Photo courtesy of St. Kitts Tourism Authority. 

The future lies in the hands and minds of our children and what greater cause than the nurturing and education of our Federation’s youth.

Youth development is one of the Christophe Harbour Foundation’s key pillars of support, and as such, the company has donated more than $45,000 USD to youth development initiatives in the Federation in the past year.  From literacy and leadership to social development and tourism awareness, the Foundation is pleased to support many noteworthy organizations throughout the Federation of St. Kitts...

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Christophe Harbour Foundation Delivers Literacy Workshop at Sandy Point Primary School

By SK+G in Christophe Harbour Foundation, Community

Basseterre, St. Kitts – The Christophe Harbour Foundation facilitated a one-day workshop with teachers of the Sandy Point Primary School Monday to help develop literacy among primary school students.

The workshop is part of the Christophe Harbour and Hands Across the Sea’s effort to promote literacy and reading among student in St. Kitts and Nevis.

Jennifer Thrift, who was the lecturer of the workshop, gave media representatives some background into the program.

“The Christophe Harbour Foundation is supporting the Ministry of Education on all of the things they are supporting in the schools for literacy and technology,” she said. “This workshop was created based on that.”

She added that...

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Christophe Harbour Foundation Furthers Literacy in St. Kitts and Nevis

By Katherine in Christophe Harbour Foundation, Community, St. Kitts

The Christophe Harbour Foundation sponsored Creating an Interactive Learning Environment that will Improve Literacy, a professional development workshop for teachers, on May 29 at Sandy Point Primary School. 

Since its launch, the Christophe Harbour Foundation has dedicated its efforts and its dollars - more than $2 million ECD - to a variety of causes throughout the Federation of St. Kitts & Nevis, most notably in the areas of health and wellness, environmental and cultural preservation, and social and youth development.  

As youth development, in general, and literacy, in particular, continue to be important areas of focus, the Foundation has worked closely with government ministries to identify initiatives that further the government's efforts in developing the...

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Christophe Harbour Foundation Supports Pediatric Healthcare on St. Kitts and Nevis

By Katherine in Christophe Harbour Foundation, St. Kitts

Representatives from the Pediatric Assistance League of St. Kitts and Nevis (PALS), President Giselle Matthew (center) and Treasurer Carolyn Chisolm (right), received a check in the amount of US $5,000 to support their various programs during a brief ceremony held at The Pavilion Beach Club at Christophe Harbour on 18th May, 2017.

The Christophe Harbour Foundation is pleased to announce its continued support of the Pediatric Assistance League of St. Kitts and Nevis (PALS).

PALS is dedicated to improving the availability of essential medical treatment and health care for the children of St. Kitts and Nevis and through its fundraising efforts not only offers financial assistance, but also provide a support network for the families of the children it serves....

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Pogson Medical Centre Receives Medical Equipment from the Christophe Harbour Foundation

By Katherine in Christophe Harbour Foundation, St. Kitts, Wellness

The Pogson Medical Centre in Sandy Point received several pieces of medical equipment and supplies from the Christophe Harbour Foundation.

The supplies were presented during a brief handover ceremony to the Deputy Prime Minister Shawn Richards, who officially handed them over to Minister of Health Senator Wendy Phipps.

The ceremony was attended by Deputy Prime Minister Shawn Richard; Senator Wendy Phipps, minister with responsibility for health; Mrs. Tammy Darby representing the Christophe Harbour Foundation; Matron Sonia Daly-Finlay; Operations Manager Gail Cranston and personnel from the medical center.

Mrs. Darby had her daughter, daughter-in-law and two grandsons share in the handover ceremony to illustrate how their dedication spans generations and that the Christophe Harbour Foundation has a long-term...

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