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Charlotte Amalie
Saturday, May 8, 2021

Organizations

Ruby Rutnik Scholarship Fund Now Accepting Applications for 2021-22 School Year

Every year since 1997, annual scholarships totaling $5,000 or more have been awarded to young women from St. John to help defray the cost of college tuition.

Annual Student Moot Court Competition Releases Rankings

The Moot Court Planning Committee has announced that the district rounds of the 27th Annual Moot Court Competition commenced as scheduled on April 6.

STX Foundation Solarizes Community Center, Adding 6,000 Kw of Power to Island

St. Croix Foundation has announced the completion of the second phase of its Pilot Solar-Supported Community Center Project and Workforce Development Initiative with the solarization of the senior citizen housing center, Flambouyant Gardens

Explore Earth and Space Science at the Virgin Islands Children’s Museum

This exciting opportunity is a chance to connect with current National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) science research and explore Earth and space phenomena.

Rotary St. Thomas II Creates ‘I Love to Read Virtual Reading Program’ for 3rd...

The goal was to connect students to books, authors and each other and to encourage reading during COVID-19 when they were not attending school in person.

Miss World USVI Contestants Vying to Attend Miss World Pageant

In early March, the Miss World USVI Organization introduced its three 2021 contestants, who hail from the islands of St. Croix and St. Thomas. The title will be decided at a competition in August.

Phi Beta Sigma Provides Mentorship Forum for Young African-American Men

Five fraternity speakers connected directly with the group, consisting of African American male youth between the ages of 8 and 19 from The Boys & Girls Club.

USVI Website Launches Poison Prevention at One’s Fingertips

The new website is launched as National Poison Prevention Week approaches, March 21-27.

The CORE Foundation Raffle Raises Money to Combat Stony Coral Disease

Since the first sighting of the coral disease on St. Croix, a group of dedicated volunteers and representatives from the various partners, known as the STX Strike Team, have been treating corals in three designated areas.

Kids Learn About Precipitation With ‘At Home Discovery Kits’

Four hundred discovery kits will be delivered to families throughout the territory via distribution partners such as the Longpath Community Center, Nana Baby Children’s Home, Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Thomas/St John Inc., and Catholic Charities.