One Eleuthera News

Jan 27, 2017 10:50 Gacintha Gordon

Leazona Bethell comes to One Eleuthera 
Foundation with a wealth of experience in non-profit work. The mother of two daughters and one son, is the wife of Mr. Ian Bethell-Bennett and works from the island of New Providence as OEF’s new Development Officer.

Jan 27, 2017 10:36 Malikah Pinder

Our team took a trip to the ever-so-amazing farm at the Centre for Training and Innovation (CTI), and what a treat we got! CTI trainee, Taran Mackey, was extremely accommodating, friendly, and knowledgeable about the impressive farm produce and it showed as we journeyed through the various sections of the field.

Jan 27, 2017 9:57 Malikah Pinder

Twenty-four-year-old Malikah Pinder is OEF’s young and vibrant new Development Assistant. She is the third daughter of Maisie and Dwight Pinder, and has 6 sisters.

Jan 26, 2017 12:25 Malikah Pinder

Twenty-nine-year-old Anastacia Delancy is a trainee worth highlighting! Born to Versa Miller and Irwin Gibson, the Eleuthera native originates from Deep Creek and is highly driven and motivated by her desire to succeed.

Dec 20, 2016 4:25 Embri Stuart

Mr Errol McPhee is a native of Millars, Bannerman Town, Eleuthera. He has been working indirectly with One Eleuthera Foundation (OEF) since 2008 when he helped with developing the shared vision for South Eleuthera and gave his perspective on the educational needs of Eleutherans. Having made significant contributions to the vision for Eleuthera from 2008 and with over 35 years of experience in education, Errol became a formal employee of OEF in October 2014.

Dec 19, 2016 11:50 Embri Stuart

Originally from San Salvador, Mr Kenneth Jones is a 46 year old resident of Rock Sound, Eleuthera were he currently lives with his wife and their two daughters. Kenneth is enrolled in the Centre for Training and Innovation (CTI) Landscaping Learn and Earn Program. Before moving to Eleuthera, Kenneth was working as a plumber and pool attendant at Club Med in San Salvador.

Dec 16, 2016 15:21 Embri Stuart

On Eleuthera, unemployment is estimated to be as high as 70% in some areas and poverty is correspondingly high, with an estimated 20.3% of Eleutherans living in poverty, as reported in the State of the Nation Report 2016. It is a known fact that these two economic problems can be key causes of crime and require innovative solutions.

Dec 14, 2016 16:04 Embri Stuart

Nassau, Bahamas-- On Thursday, December 8th, The National Development Plan Secretariat in collaboration with the University of The Bahamas hosted a  National Conclave under the theme #15 Goals To Greatness. One Eleuthera Foundation (OEF) CEO, Mr Shaun Ingraham, was a panelist leading the topic: "Partnerships and Social Enterprise in National Development". 

Dec 14, 2016 15:09 Embri Stuart

ELEUTHERA, BAHAMAS – A healthy heart, weight loss, reduced risk of high blood pressure, increased energy, reduced stress, increased metabolism, muscle toning, and strengthening of joints and bones. These are all benefits of walking. Under the theme, “Let’s Walk”, One Eleuthera Foundation’s Pathway to Wellness, in its efforts to ‘reverse the trends’ set out a series of health fairs all over the island of Eleuthera.

Dec 8, 2016 11:33 Embri Stuart

This grant is open to schools, teachers and churches based in Eleuthera. Applicants MUST BE official members of One Eleuthera Foundation. Visit www.oneeleuthera.org/join-us or call (242) 334-2948 for more information on BECOMING A MEMBER and be eligible to apply. OEF wishes to support projects in the following focus areas:

A Shared Vision

The Shared Vision for South Eleuthera, which was first commissioned by Friends of Lighthouse Point to develop a sustainable plan for Lighthouse Point and other special heritage and conservation sites on Eleuthera, inspired the formation of One Eleuthera.

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