Pass the Mic: Piece o’ de Rock

We had a blast at our final installment of the Pass the Mic Series, with Piece o’ de Rock: Homeownership for Millennials. Our dynamic panel of experts took us on a journey as we explored the logistics of real estate, construction, legal, lending and investing as it relates to homeownership in the island of Barbados. […]

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Culture Night with the Rotaract Club of East Nassau

Thank goodness for technology and its ability to bring us together in light of these trying times. We partnered with the Rotaract Club of East Nassau for this year’s Culture Night!  It took our minds off all that’s going on in the world as we heard songs, learned about the Bahamian and Barbadian cultures all […]

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Autistic, Actually: Broadening YOUR Spectrum

In an attempt to facilitate our community outreach sessions, we hosted our first online Autism Awareness Event entitled “Autistic Actually, Broadening YOUR Spectrum” utilising the Zoom Video Conferencing facility. The brain teaser icebreaker set the tone for all participants to really pay attention to the panellists who were experts with extensive knowledge and experience in […]

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BREAKING BREAD, MAKING BREAD

On Saturday September 7th 2019, approximately 30 Rotaractors took to Queens Park for 6:00 a.m. to feed and distribute clothing to the homeless in and around the area. But before that, our cooking team, supervised by Head Chef Rtr. Posha Doyle, prepared eggs, sausages, toast, baked beans, juice, tea and oats. Persons on the receiving […]

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Pass the Mic: Millennial Money Moves

In 2017, Cardi B proudly announced “I make money moves”, and the participants of the first Pass the Mic discussion dubbed “Millennial Money Moves” can now say the same! The August 24, 2019 event was packed, as panelists Mrs. Melinda Belle from Astrape Finance Inc., Mr. Michael Millar of Sagicor Asset Management Inc. and Mr. […]

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Club Meeting #2: Myth Vs. Fact #1

“Who are the people in your neighbourhood, the people that you meet each day?” Does anyone else remember this Sesame Street classic? Please don’t say it’s just us!  The Professional Development Committee asked this question about the members on Cranberry Street, and Myth vs. Fact was born. One of our key goals this year is to […]

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Thank You For Being A Friend! #ThumbPals

Our Cranberries celebrated World Friendship Day in style with, #ThumbPals! What is a thumb pal, you may ask? Well, a #ThumbPal is basically a digital pen pal; it’s someone who you have never met, usually in a foreign country, who you become friendly with by exchanging messages over social media. We partnered with two clubs […]

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Service Saturdays #1: Nature Fun Ranch Takeover

SERVICE SATURDAYS was created out of the need for Rotaractors to be able to participate in meaningful and high impact Community Service projects while building fellowship with other members of the Club. This initial project partnered with one of Barbados’ prominent youth advocates and his charity to assist with landscaping and care of animals at […]

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Cystic Fibrosis 5K Fun Walk/Run 2019

Just like that, a walk that has been in the planning stages for over 4 months is done and dusted! Our Cranberries came out in their numbers as we partnered, once again, with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Barbados for their annual Family Fun Walk/Run fundraiser under the theme “Aware to Care”. Cystic fibrosis is […]

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