Wednesday, April 14, 2010

 
Promise.    Potential.    Progress. 
 
JAMPACT
S P R I N G   M I X E R

THURSDAY APRIL 15, 2010

      
AS PROMISED
WE HAVE AN AWESOME EVENT PLANNED FOR YOU!!
 
  FOOD WILL BE SERVED COURTESY OUR SPONSORS
 
Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill
Perci's Jerk Hut
 
 
 THE GRAND UNVEILING OF OUR NEW WEBSITE!

Mingle. Network. Unwind

      Spring Mixer 4.15.10  
DON'T MISS IT! COME EARLY! TELL A FRIEND!


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JAMPACT EXPRESS TO PENN RELAYS!
Hello Track & Field Fans!

With the world's greatest track & field athlete in town, The Hon. Usain Bolt, JAMPACT's Penn Relays tickets are sold out! But avoid the hassle of traveling on your own by taking the JAMPACT Express to Penn Relays!

Bus Cost: $36.00

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JAMPACT BECOMES INTERNATIONAL PARTNER 
OF 
40AmazingUnder40™!
 

40AmazingUnder40

FOR IMMEDIATE
RELEASE                                                                                                  April 13, 2010

 

CONTACT:                                                                                                                         

Ammesha Samuels

ammesha.agconsultants@gmail.com

Georgia Bonner

georgia.agconsultants@gmail.com

+ 1 876 461 8133

+ 1 876 395 4897

 

Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme Gains New International Partner:

Jamaica Impact, Inc. (JAMPACT) to Mobilize Young Jamaicans in the Diaspora

August 10-12, 2010

"Celebrating and honouring the present and future leaders"

 

AnseSymphoni.Vergenze is pleased to announce its international partnership with Jamaica Impact, Inc (JAMPACT).  Akelia Lawrence, President of JAMPACT, noted that JAMPACT's mission is in line with the objectives of the Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme,hence the opportunity for partnership and collaboration. Partnership is the driving force for AnseSymphoni.Vergenze, organizers of the Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme and its sponsors, supporters and partners that brought forth the Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme. The need to connect Jamaicans locally and throughout the diaspora beckons, and synergistically JAMPACT's partnership will provide networking opportunities, in enriching the thrust of the Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme.

 

A "noble and timely intervention" said Aldo Smith, CEO Black Slate Holdings at the official Media Launch of the Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on Thursday, March 18th, 2010. 

 

Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme is what is amazing about Jamaica and her people; accentuating, promoting and highlighting the superb accomplishments of the Jamaican people.  The thrust of Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ is the establishment of a sustained programme for mentorship, coaching and development of our young people, and to provide a forum and funds to foster innovation, entrepreneurship, philanthropy and a sense of community. Valerie Viera, Chief Executive Officer, JBDC stated that "leaders don't wait to follow other people, leaders create" and further noted "we need to say that we can make our own template" in her encouragement of the thrust of the Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40 National Programme.

 

The Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme according to Hugh Anthony Simmonds, Programme Manager, is to "reinforce what is amazing about us as a people, and to create a cadre of young leaders who are prepared to take on the reigns of leadership".

 

The Jamaica 40AmazingUnder40™ National Programme is organized by AnseSymphoni.Vergenze in association with  UTech School of Graduate Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship (SGSRE), the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel, Courts Jamaica Limited, Businessuite Magazine,  Kingston Industrial Garage (KIG) ,Wealth Magazine, American Airlines, Power 106 and Music 99fm, Jamaica Association of Young Professionals (JAYP), the Social and Economic Alliance for Development (SEAD), the Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC), Jamaica Trade and Invest (JTI/JAMPRO), HEART Trust/NTA, the Scientific Research Council and the Technology Innovation Centre (TIC).

 

 

For further information:           http://www.40amazingunder40.com/

Contact:                                   40under40@ansesymphoni.com

Phone:                                     1 876 461 8133 or 1 876 395 4897

Phone: (JAMPACT)                                347-551-9683



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JAMPACT ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP TRIP TO JAMAICA

JAMPACT invites you
to participate in its
Annual Membership Trip to Kingston, Jamaica
May 1-8, 2010 


Trip Details:

Itinerary:
Sunday May 2: Opening Reception
Monday May 3: Orientation & Outing
Tuesday-Thursday, May 4-6: Service Projects
Thursday May 6: Jamaica Mixer 

Recommended Hotel: KNUTSFORD COURT HOTEL 

For more trip details, email the Membership Team (Chair Leon Hastings) at membership@jampact.org.
Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers needed to work with our Fundraising Team - the same vivacious group who brought you the Roots, Rockin', Royal II Fashion Event!
  
Opportunities include:
  • Grantwriting
  • Event Planning
  • Donor Management 
 
Hone you talents and skills by contacting our Fundraising Chair: Yannique Coleman at fundraising@jampact.org.  
 
Learn about other opportunities by emailing us volunteer@jampact.org
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JAMPACT Think Tank Viewpoints along with other Think Tank updates will be posted on JAMPACT's Brand New Think Tank Blog!!!


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JAMPACT  Updates will be distributed biweekly. Please send any announcements, invitations, or information for the update to communications@jampact.org. Deadline is Tuesday @ 5pm. 
 
 Jamaica Impact Inc. ("JAMPACT") is a certified 501(c)3 non-profit organization consisting of a diverse group of young Jamaican professionals, students and friends of Jamaica. Our philosophy is to use our collective energies, intelligence and resources, as an impetus for progress in Jamaica.
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