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The 38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Raises Funds for Local Foundations
Heineken Regatta

In the wake of Hurricane Irma, organizers of the annual St. Maarten Heineken Regatta have announced to use the Caribbean’s key maritime and cultural event to raise awareness and funds needed to rebuild the island of St. Maarten. The 38th edition will aim to raise funds for dedicated marine, humanitarian and environmental efforts through the K1 Britannia Foundation, the St. Maarten Nature Foundation, the St. Maarten Sea Rescue Foundation and the St. Maarten Yacht Club Regatta Foundation.

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K1 Britannia focuses on children while rebuilding St. Maarten
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PHILIPSBURG:--- As K1 Britannia Foundation continues to look for ways to rebuild our island, it collaborated with a group of 6 contractors, led by Jacob Bonds of Jacob Bonds Quality Builders to bring them to St. Maarten where they volunteered their time, tools and expertise to work with the foundation to rebuild and repair a total of 5 various institutions within the 9 days they spent on the island. During the week of the work, over $11,500 was spent via all parties on materials and logistics to build and repair these institutions that work with our children.

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Sxm Talks 2017 “Person” of the Year: Our Ngo’s
SXM Talks

PHILIPSBURG – Our 2017 “Person” of the Year are all of St. Maarten’s Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) that contributed to the recovery in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.

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SF Loves The Caribbean – A Benefit & Dance Party
Dance Deets

The Great Northern and Common Ground have come together for an amazing night of music in response to hurricane Irma. 100% of the net proceeds from the event go to: K1 Britannia

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CIBC FIRSTCARRIBBEAN supports community efforts donates $25,000 to local foundations
St Maarten News

The four foundations – K1 Britannia Foundation, Helping Hands, Engage Foundation and Meals on Wheels – are known for their community endeavors ranging from aiding foster homes and the less fortunate, to senior citizen care and social development. Their efforts have been even more needed in recent months due to the tremendous need in the aftermath of hurricane Irma.

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K1 Britannia Foundation to host 4th Annual Christmas Angels Program
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Philipsburg, St. Maarten, – Christmas is a time for giving, showing and receiving love. The K1 Britannia Christmas Angels Program is a perfect way to show that this holiday season.

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K1 Britannia Foundation to host 4th Annual Christmas Angels Program
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PHILIPSBURG:--- Christmas is a time for giving, showing and receiving love. The K1 Britannia Christmas Angels Program is a perfect way to show that this holiday season.

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k1 Britannia Foundation to Host 4th Annual Christmas Angels Program.
SXM Talks

PHILIPSBURG:— Christmas is a time for giving, showing and receiving love. The K1 Britannia Christmas Angels Program is a perfect way to show that this holiday season.

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The island of San Martin has scarce funds to recover from Hurricane Irma
Actualidad

(Video) The United Nations says the international community has pledged more than $ 1.3 billion in donations to Caribbean countries affected by the recent hurricane season. In the places where the reconstruction tasks began, the debate is centered on whether it is necessary to build infrastructures that can withstand future natural disasters. Helena Villar shows how the difficulties suffered by the island of San Martin months after the passage of Hurricane Irma.

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K1 Continues Relief Efforts for the Caribbean in Full-force
Issuu (The Islander Magazine)

Read the article on page 84 of The Islander Magazine web edition.

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K1 Britannia Foundation continues relief efforts for the Caribbean in full-force
Relief Web

K1 in collaboration with other organizations has also started working on rebuilding many of the institutions, daycares, and schools on the island. The goal is to help with equipment, materials and other supplies to get them back on their feet and fully functional by Christmas.

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Monaco Yacht Show Highlights Need for Relief for St Maarten After Hurricane Irma
Boat and Boats

Words and signs of solidarity have come from many famous celebrities and various sectors: in the yachting world, the Monaco Yacht Show has launched a campaign to help both local people and their economy.

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