Jamaican Diaspora Volunteers Make an Indelible Mark in Treasure Beach, St. Elizabeth

On July 27th, 2017, the designated Diaspora Day of Service across Jamaica, the Treasure Beach community welcomed attendees of the 7th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference for an entire weekend of service and fun. Volunteers – conference attendees, their friends from overseas, Jamaicans from other communities and local residents – worked together to improve the Pedro[…]

Things to do in Treasure Beach

Treasure Beach is a magical community with lots to do for your mind, body and spirit.  Here are a few of our favourites. IN AND AROUND TREASURE BEACH Pelican Bar Take a 20-minute boat ride right from the Jakes Jetty, zip past miles of sun-baked shoreline and find yourself at what’s been ranked the best[…]

Supporting Jamaican Artisans

At irie + ital, we have deep love and respect for authentic Jamaican culture and it is reflected in everything that we do. For our recently concluded successful event – A Day of Inspiration, the Kingston stop of the Supernatural Wellness Tour by Francheska ‘Fran’ Medina, Maryam Hasnaa and Yeradmi Gomes – we are pleased[…]

Jamaican Diaspora Weekend of Service and Fun

The 7th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference is set to unfold from July 22-26, 2017 in Kingston Jamaica under the theme of Partnering for Growth. July 27, 2017 has been designated as Diaspora Day of Service across the island. Through a partnership of Do Good Jamaica and Breds Treasure Beach Foundation, attendees, visitors and local citizens,[…]

International Wellness Event Comes To Jamaica

An international collaboration of like-minded women have joined forces for an event that aims to empower women with tools to live a passionate, purpose-filled life, ignite inner peace and develop practices that optimize emotional and physical health. The team in Jamaica includes Deika Morrison, Carleene Samuels and Justine Henzell – women who have each made[…]

A Day of Inspiration: Nurture Yourself – Mind Body and Spirit

Join Francheska ‘Fran’ Medina of HeyFranHey.com, Maryam Hasnaa and Yeradmi Gomes for the Kingston stop of their successful Supernatural Wellness Pop-Up Tour – sold out in every US location. Read more: International Wellness Event Comes To Jamaica Be well and do good.  Event proceeds benefit charitable projects for women and children in Jamaica. Learn simple and[…]

Famous Faces: Jamaican Roots

Source: diGJamaica.com Politics and Public Service Diane Abbott created history in 1987 when she be-came the first black woman ever elected to the British Parliament as the MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington. Rosemary Brown became the first black woman to be elected to a Canadian provincial legislature in 1972. Dr. Una Clarke became[…]