JCOBAFL Awards Breakfast – December 10, 2016

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Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida Awards Breakfast.  Honoring Dr. the Hon R. Danny Williams OJ, CD, Hon. LLD, JP and other Notable JCOBAFL members.

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Guest: Jamaica College Foundation President, Honoring Dr. the Hon R. Danny Williams OJ, CD, Hon. LLD, JP
When: December 10th, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Roun a Goosey, Fine Jamaican Dining
Address: 11635 Red Rd, Miramar, FL 33025
Tickets: $15 (Purchase below)




Donate to the JC Scotland Building Roof Repair Project

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Jamaica College Scotland Building Needs Repair

The Jamaica College Scotland Building’s roof needs to be replaced. The floor in the building has been damaged because of rain water leaking through. The building was erected in 1889. See below on how to make a DONATION today. JCOBAFL is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which makes all donations to us tax deductible.

HOW TO DONATE 

US & Canada

You may contribute to “Scotland Building Roof project” by visiting the Paypal link below or mailing a check to the

Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida or JCOBAFL
P.O. Box 824643
Pembroke Pines, FL 33082

Please make your check payable to JCOBAFL. Be sure to specify “Scotland Building Roof project ” on your check memo line. JCOBAFL is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which makes all donations to us tax deductible.

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Visit the Jamaica College Foundation Office on campus to make a direct donation.

We appreciate your support.




Jamaica College PTA Computer Project 2016 – Donate Today

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The Jamaica College PTA is seeking assistance for a computer project to help students at the school. See below for information on the Jamaica College PTA Computer Project 2016. Please see the end of this page on how to DONATE to this project. JCOBAFL is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which makes all donations to us tax deductible.

ABOUT PROJECT

Jamaica College PTA   Shoppe  Restructuring is a project by the  Jamaica College PTA  to transform the PTA Shoppe into a docu-centre that seeks to serve all stakeholders at Jamaica College, but primarily those at risk youth between the ages of 11 and 19 years. It aims to provide computer and internet services for those young men who do not have such facilities at home and are hindered in their research for assignments, projects, School Base Assessment (SBAs) and Internal Assessments (IAs). The project will provide additional services such as typing, emailing, colour printing, photocopying, binding and laminating of assignments, projects, SBAs and IAs.  Finally, to change the present infrastructure to facilitate the secure storage and accessibility of stationery supplies and other school supplies as well as memorabilia.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES

  1. To increase the submission rate of homework assignment and projects from 75% to 90%.
  2. To increase the on time submission rate ofSBAs and IAs from 65% to 95%.
  3. To stock and adequately secure key inventory items throughout the school term.
  4. To improve the operational efficiencies of the PTA Book Shoppe

LONG TERM OUTCOME

To create a facility that enables access to homework and study resources on campus, resulting in improved educational outcomes for underserved students.

INTERMEDIATE OUTCOME

Improved academic performance from ready access to cutting edge computer facilities and increased operational efficiencies of the PTA Shoppe

SHORT TERM OUTCOME

Greater access to docu-centre and printing/research services provided to our boys.

 

HOW TO DONATE 

US & Canada

You may contribute to “Jamaica College PTA Computer Project” by visiting the Paypal link below or mailing a check to the

Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida or JCOBAFL
P.O. Box 824643
Pembroke Pines, FL 33082

Please make your check payable to JCOBAFL. Be sure to specify “Jamaica College PTA Computer Project” on your check memo line. JCOBAFL is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which makes all donations to us tax deductible.

Jamaica

Visit the Jamaica College Foundation Office on campus to make a direct donation.

We appreciate your support.


The Jamaica College Robotics Team Advances to Super Regional Championships Team in Pennsylvania – Need Your Donations

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The Jamaica College Robotics Team continued to advance in the First Tech Challenge Robotic competition, winning three of their five matches in New York. The team finished in third place overall, which qualifies them for the Super Regional Championships scheduled to run from March 18 through March 20, 2016, at the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania. The team needs about $14,000 to cover their expenses as they advance to the next round in the competition. Please make a tax-deductible contribution today.

The True Blue weekend Events – Apri 1st – 2nd, 2016 – Please share with your friends

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What: True Blue Meets First Fridays with DJ Radcliffe 
When: Friday April 1st, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm –3:00 am
Where: Grand Palms Resort, 110 Grand Palms Dr, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33027
Admission Cost: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door)  – Purchase tickets now

What: True Blue Soccer Fest
–The 12th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
– Local Soccer Tournament
– All Girls/Co-Ed Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When: April 2nd, 2016
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE

JCOBAFL hosts Meet & Greet Breakfast with Hon. Danny Williams & Richard Byles April 18th 2015 – RSVP Today!!!

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Jamaica College old boys are invited to a Meet and Greet breakfast with Hon. R. Danvers Williams, Chairman of the Jamaica College Foundation and Richard Owen Byles, President and CEO of Sagicor Life Jamaica on April 18th, 2015. Due to limited space this is an RSVP only. If you are interested in attending please RSVP by email by clicking here .
What: Meet and Greet breakfast

Guests: Hon. R. Danvers Williams, Chairman of the Jamaica College Foundation & Richard Owen Byles, President and CEO of Sagicor Life Jamaica

Where: Red Yabba Café. 12594 Pines Blvd #105, Pembroke Pines, FL 33027 Phone:(954) 322-1007

Date: April 18th, 2015

Time: 9:00 am – Noon

The True Blue Weekend Events – March 13th – 15th, 2014 – Please share with your friends

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What: True Blue Party with DJ Radcliffe of Xanadu Disco
When: Friday March 13, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm – 2:00 am
Where: Lush Fusion, 2721 N Hiatus Rd. Cooper City Fl 33026
Admission Cost: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door) – Purchase tickets now

What: True Blue Soccer Fest
–The 11th Annual Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
– Alumni Over-40 True Blue Alumni 6v6 Soccer Tournament
– All Girls/Co-Ed Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When: March 14th, 2015
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE

What: True Blue Brunch (If we are not doing awards then call it “True Blue Brunch”)
When:Sunday – Sunday March 15th, 2015
Where: Lush Fusion Grill, 2721 N Hiatus Rd. Cooper City Fl 33026
Time: 11:00 am
Cost: Breakfast sold by Lush Fusion

The JC Robotics Team Needs Support

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The JC Robotics Team won the top award at the FIRST Robotics competition in New York in March 2013 (see links below). This award has allowed them to qualify for the World Championships in St. Louis, Missouri to be held April 24-27, 2013. The team needs $15,000 (USD) in financial support to participate.

You may contribute to the Robotics team by visiting the Paypal link below or mailing a check to the JCOBAFL, 18459 Pines Blvd #173, Hollywood, FL 33029. Please make your check payable to JCOBAFL. Be sure to specify “JC Robotics team” on your check memo line. We appreciate your support.