CHASE Supports Your View Awards
CHASE Director, Ian Levy (right) poses with Sly Dunbar and YVA originator, Karen Clarke. Director levy had earlier presented Dunbar with the Lifetime Achievement Award recognizing him and his “TAXI” producing partner Robbie Shakespeare, for their contribution to the music industry at the Your View Awards held on February 24, 2018 at the Indoor Sports […]
CHASE Fund Continues Support for Reggae Month
The Jamaica Reggae Industry Association honoured Reggae pioneers at the JaRIA Honour Awards held on February 25 at the Courtleigh Auditorium. The JaRIA awards are held annually to celebrate the contribution of some of Jamaica’s most outstanding music professionals, past and present. Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon Olivia “Babsy” Grange, received the […]
Collie Smith Statue Unveiled at Boys’ Town
A bronze statue of well-known cricketer O’Neil Gordon “Collie” Smith was unveiled in an official ceremony at Boys’ Town, Trench Town on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. The statue was commissioned by Boys’ Town and finance by the CHASE Fund at a cost of $8.1 million. The statue was sculpted by renowned Jamaican artist, Kay Sullivan. […]
National Cancer Treatment Centre
The CHASE Fund collaborated with the National Health Fund and the Tourism Enhancement Fund to establish a National Cancer Treatment Centre at the Cornwall Regional Hospital. The Centre, which was officially opened on November 24, 2017, houses the linear accelerator machine (pictured), which delivers high-energy radiation to shrink tumors and kill cancer cells.
Mico University and the CHASE Fund Break Ground for Construction of a new Entrance
The Mico University College, the oldest teacher training institution in the Western Hemisphere will have a new entrance by April this year. Ground was broken last week for the construction of the new entrance to the institution funded by the CHASE Fund. The Mico University College is a heritage site with the main iconic Buxton […]
Anesthetic Machine to the Mandeville Regional Hospital
CHASE CEO, W. Billy Heaven, (2nd right) hands over with a new anesthetic machine to the Mandeville Regional Hospital on November 14, 2017. The Rotary Club of Mandeville initiated the acquisition of the machine which was supported by the CHASE Fund with a $2.2 million grant.