National Symposium on Best Practices for Community Development

 

The Best Practice Secretariat comprised of the PIOJ/CRP, JSIF, JPS, CSJP, NHT, HAJ, and SDCInvite submissions of Abstracts (Note or Audio-visual Item)For a National Symposium onBest Practices for Community Development Objective of the Symposium:  To document and showcase best practices in … Continued

SDC and Stakeholders Impact Hanover Communities

 

  The Social Development Commission through its Hanover office initiated a three day of activity days to highlight the very best of Hanover’s Community Development Process in action. Local businesses, indigent, Community Leaders, were given special attention over three days … Continued

Asia Manchester Sports Extravaganza

 

  The rural Asia Community was the was the centre of attraction for community member in and around South Manchester, as scores of community members came out to experience the inaugural staging on the Asia Community Fair and Sports Extravaganza, … Continued

SDC’s Local Economic Initiative Poised for Growth

 

Tamika Dennis-Bahadosingh, established Tami cake and treats in the year of 2015. She is a successful entrepreneur who operates her business entirely from home. Tamika’s business is located within the parish of clarendon and currently includes one part-time and one … Continued

SDC T/20 Community Cricket Competition Press Launch

 
SDC T/20 Community Cricket Competition Press Launch

The Honorable Desmond Mckenzie, Minister of Local Government and Community Development launched the 12th staging of the annual SDC National T/20 Community Competition Under the theme, “Building Communities, Building Jamaica.” Speaking at the official launch of this year’s competition at … Continued

SDC Downtown Home and Furniture Biz Exposition

 
SDC Downtown Home and Furniture Biz Exposition

The Social Development Commission (SDC) with the help of local and private partners hosted an exposition for home and furniture businesses located in the downtown community. Partners that made this event possible included the Yellow Pages National Housing Trust, Planning … Continued

Milk River Conch & Crab Festival

 
Milk River Conch & Crab Festival

In the face of inclement weather, hundreds of patrons turned out of the first Mill River Conch and Crab Festival at the Preddie Playfield, Milk River, Clarendon on Thursday June 21, 2018. There, scores of conch and crab lovers of … Continued