Sandals Grenada Gives Students On-The-Job Experience

05.21.18

Pink Gin Beach, Grenada- Sandals Grenada recently allowed students from 17 schools in the country an insight into what it’s like to work at the world’s leading luxury-included hotel chain, in what is the region’s fastest growing sector; tourism. It was an experience that teacher Patricia Peters from Carriacou’s Dover Government School described as ‘Amazing!’ […]

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Sandals Foundation Brings Benefit Concert ‘VIBES on the Island’ to Saint Lucia

05.14.18

As Saint Lucia gears up for an exciting 2018 Carnival season, the Sandals Foundation – the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International – is adding its highly successful benefit concert ‘Vibes on the Island’ to the growing calendar. Set for June 2nd at Pigeon Island, Vibes on the Island comes to the Eastern Caribbean following […]

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Sweet Water and Sandals Foundation to Help Protect At-Risk Kids

Pink Gin Beach, Grenada- The Sandals Foundation has once again joined forces with the Sweet Water Foundation to strengthen the country’s capacity to help protect Grenada’s youth from sexual violence, this time through the launch of the Sweet Water Foundation Child Helpline. According to Child Protection Specialist and Director of the Sweet Water Foundation Dr. […]

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A Sea of Plastic

04.27.18

With every passing year, the detrimental effects of plastic waste on our environment become even more glaring. With roughly 300 million tons of plastic being produced globally each year, the Sandals Foundation has intensified its efforts to reduce plastic pollution in the Caribbean, this time targeting school children. In observance of World Earth Day (Sunday […]

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12-Year Old Turns Birthday Gift Into Huge Cash Donation to Jamaican Students

04.24.18

Negril, Westmoreland: If someone asks you what you’d want as a birthday present, what would your answer be? Perhaps you’d ask for the latest gadget. But that is not the case for 12-year-old, Simon Fazio. In fact, it has long been said that children are the future and if Fazio’s selfless act of kindness is […]

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Sandals Foundation Backs Jabez House “Go Getter” Initiative

03.27.18

Bridgetown, Barbados – Jabez House “Go Getter Initiative,” a programme designed to facilitate alternative economic empowerment opportunities to female sex workers through vocational and business training, recently received a major financial boost after the charity received a BB$20,000 grant from the Sandals Foundation. The Go Getter initiative officially began last month with the grant funding […]

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More Books for St. Lucia Schools

03.26.18

Castries, St. Lucia – Castries Anglican Infant and Mon Repos RC Combined Schools are the latest learning institutions to benefit from The Sandals Foundation and Hands across the Sea’s donation of books and library supplies. To date, the Sandals Foundation has worked to raise the literacy levels of thousands of students by supporting twelve school […]

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Sandals Guests Take on Fight against Invasive Lionfish

03.21.18

Since the threats presented by the invasive Lionfish were brought to national attention, the Sandals Foundation has introduced and participated in a number of programs to help bring awareness to and control the lionfish population in the Caribbean. Its most recent initiative offers guided dives to Sandals and Beaches Resorts guests to hunt and kill […]

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Sandals Foundation Celebrates Nine Years

Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International, is celebrated nine years of operation on Sunday March 18. Focusing its efforts on the community, education and the environment, the Sandals Foundation was founded to continue and expand upon the philanthropic work that Sandals Resorts International has undertaken since opening their first resort in 1981. […]

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Literacy Boost for Three Grenada Schools

03.19.18

Teachers and administration at three Grenada schools are today very hopeful that they will see improved literacy among their students after The Sandals Foundation, through US – based charity organization, Hands across the Sea upgraded the schools’ libraries and donated almost 4000 new books to the schools. St. Andrew’s Anglican Secondary School, St. Martin de […]

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