HAPPY 61st ANNIVERSARY JAMAICA
JAMAICA 60TH (DIAMOND) INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATIONS WERE AMAZING THANKS TO YOU, OUR LOYAL SUPPORTERS AND CONTRIBUTORS!
1962-2023! 61 years of hard work, achievements, greatness and excelling notably in education, sports, music, medicine, tourism, agriculture, international affairs, and fashion.
This year JIFI~NYC has an array of activities planned starting April through December 2023 to celebrate the 61st Anniversary of Jamaica's Independence.
*The Most Honourable Andrew Michael Holness, ON, PC, MP*
Current Prime Minister of Jamaica
Recipient of the (2017 Gala) Distinguished Leadership Award
*Most Hon. Edward Phillip George Seaga, ON, PC*
Former Prime Minister of Jamaica
Recipient of the Nation Builder Award at Jamaica Independence 55' in 2017
**In Loving Memory of our beloved Former Prime Minister
The Right Honorable, Mr. Edward Philip George Seaga ON, PC . He was the fifth Prime Minister of Jamaica, from 1980 to 1989, and the leader of the Jamaica Labour Party from 1974 to 2005. He served as leader of the opposition from 1974 to 1980, and again from 1989 until January 2005.
*Mr. Patrick A. Ewing*
Head Coach, Georgetown University
Hall of Fame Basketball Player, NBA New York Knicks
Recipient of the (2017) Son of the Soil Legacy Award
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"THE OFFICIAL PEOPLE'S BALL" FUNDRAISING EVENT
celebrating Jamaica's 61st Independence was a success thanks to your kind support
Please continue to help support our charities and meet our goal of US$15,000 by Year's End.
Your generous donation of just $5, $15, $25 or any amount you can give will help our cause.
"Out Of Many, We Are One"