Category: Why We Serve

Special Needs: Exactly What Does It Means And Why Do We Care?

Spe·cial needs. noun (In the context of children at school) particular educational requirements resulting from learning difficulties, physical disability, or emotional and behavioural difficulties. “the absorption of children with special needs into mainstream schools.” What Exactly Is A Special Needs Child The definition above is taken straight from the Dictionary. Soon after Daughters of Sheba … Read More

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Why We Serve – Clara Brown

“We can’t help EVERYONE but EVERYONE can help SOMEONE.” Unknown I grew up in the deep rural hills of Gibraltar located in North West St. Ann in Jamaica. The community was predominately a farming community to varying levels and scales. Farmers would meet and irrespective of what crops each grew, they would share their ideas … Read More

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Why We Serve – Beverly Sukie-Martin

I am here to let you know why I serve and it takes me back to growing up in rural Jamaica, in Clarendon where I saw my grandmother share her farming crops with her neighbours. She would always do that whether it was breadfruit, sugar cane, yams, bananas. She would reap her crop and share … Read More

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Why We Serve – Claudette Esterine-Campbell

My mother did odd jobs after her small hairdressing business crashed. We constantly moved house, hiding from landlords who she owed rent, bill collectors and everyone she borrowed money from. During all this time, I was the target of her anger that resulted in a knife and other scars on my body. As if that … Read More

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