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Child Development Agency and CB Chicken Join Forces

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The Child Development Agency (CDA) and the Caribbean Broilers Group (CB) today signed a memorandum of understanding joining forces to promote child protection, good parenting and community involvement as necessary steps in protecting our nation’s children.

Speaking at the Signing Ceremony at the CB Group’s head office, Michelle McIntosh, Chair of the CDA 10th Anniversary Planning Committee said the Agency was happy to be partnering with CB as the task of safeguarding our children from the many ills of society requires the collective effort of every individual and sector in Jamaica.

 

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FHC Creates Special Loan Product for Re-Birth Parents

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Known for its strong entrepreneurship thrust, First Heritage Co-operative Credit Union Limited (FHC) recently partnered with the Re-Birth Project primarily to offer loans to inner-city parents for financing their micro and small businesses, with a secondary consideration being included, to also assist with Back-to-School expenses.

 

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Private-Sector Company Sponsors Psychometric Assessments for Inner-City Students

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Inner City Jamaican Youth to Get Purposely AlignedMaking a positive difference in students’ educational experience, especially for at-risk children, can be accomplished by helping them feel as though they belong. This, Melody Cammock-Gayle, Co-founder of the Re-Birth Project said is one of the aims of phase two of the programme which is scheduled to resume in October 2014, after a successful first phase staging, held between March and June 2014.

“The architects of the Re-Birth Project, an intervention initiative for at-risk youth, appreciate that an effective intervention programme requires a collaborative effort of talents of students, educators’ commitment to the learning process, parents’ involvement, community members’ concern, and business leaders coming together to address and meet the needs of youth at-risk. This is why we brought Trevor Hamilton & Associates Center for Excellence (THACE) on-board. They understand the parameters needed for success,” Cammock-Gayle explained.

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