Digicel Trinidad & Tobago Foundation Refurbished Nelson Mandela Park Facilities In Partnership With The Port of Spain City Corporation

Digicel Trinidad and Tobago Foundation CEO Penny Gomez tries out the Nelson Mandela Park’s new exercise equipment

The Digicel Trinidad and Tobago Foundation partnered with the Port of Spain City Corporation to update the Nelson Mandela Play and Fitness Zone. Previously, the Foundation contributed over one million dollars to supply the Park with exercise equipment. The organisation contributed another TTD$130,000 for recent refurbishments, which included installing new equipment. Penny Gomez, CEO of […]

Digicel Business and Symptai Consulting Partner to Host A Cybersecurity Workshop

Digicel Business held a cybersecurity workshop in partnership with Symptai Consulting to address major challenges, particularly with cyber threats, that have arisen during the pandemic. The workshop also highlighted findings from a Digicel Business Digital Transformation Study which identified increasing concerns regarding electronic threats and breaches.Leaders from both Digicel Business and Symptai Consulting, as well […]

Train The Trainers Empowers Educators Taking Part In The Coding in Schools Programme

A teacher assists students in the classroom

Educators from the Coding in Schools Programme, co-sponsored by the Digicel Jamaica Foundation, received training as part of the “Train the Trainers” programme to enhance their digital literacy while also imparting skills to better teach this digital curriculum. This impacts 940 educators of grade one to grade nine students across Jamaica. Train the Trainers aims […]

Digicel Jamaica Foundation Funds Smart Computer Lab For Harry Watch Primary School

Digicel Foundation CEO Charmaine Daniels meets with education officials

Harry Watch Primary School will be outfitted with a Smart Computer Lab thanks to a US$55,000 donation from the Digicel Jamaica Foundation. The new computer lab will be equipped with 12 laptops and tablets, a printer and a MimioTeach Interactive Whiteboard. This technology will provide students access to a structured learning environment in which they […]

Digicel Group Institutes Graduate Programme

digicel graduate programme

Digicel launched the Digicel Graduate Programme to nurture talent and develop the careers of tertiary graduates around the globe. Under this two-year programme, candidates gain unique opportunities to expand their knowledge through real-world, on the job experiences.Participants work in Digicel markets alongside company experts to develop digital mindsets, enhance business acumen and hone their leadership […]

Digicel Jamaica Foundation Sponsor Special Olympics Jamaica’s  Training Facility Refurbishment to Support Athletes

The Digicel Jamaica Foundation supports Special Olympics Jamaica athletes

The Digicel Jamaica Foundation has been a supporter of Special Olympics Jamaica (SOJ) for over 20 years. As part of this partnership, the foundation completed refurbishments of the SOJ multipurpose facility in Independence Park to support athletes and their preparations for upcoming competitions. The Special Olympics offers year-round sports training and competitions for people with […]

Digicel Jamaica Foundation Makes J$28 Million Donation For The Coding In Schools Programme

Denis O’Brien presents a J$28 million donation for the Coding in Schools Programme

The Digicel Jamaica Foundation offers continued support to the Coding in Schools Programme which aims to close the gap in STEM education and enhance students’ digital literacy. As patron of the Digicel Jamaica Foundation, Denis O’Brien presented the Amber Group with a J$28 million donation on behalf of the foundation.Both the Foundation and Digicel Jamaica […]

The Digicel Jamaica Foundation Partnered With Local Organisations To Roll Out the Hotspot Corner Shop Internet Connectivity Fund

Digicel Jamaica Foundation partnership brings internet connectivity to students across Jamaica

Even two years after COVID-19 hit Jamaica, students across the country continue to be impacted by the closure of physical schools and the shift towards remote learning. While this has kept students and families safe, remote student learning has highlighted the need for internet access and appropriate learning devices.To address the issue of internet connectivity, […]

Digicel Jamaica Co-Sponsors The National Coding in Schools Programme

Jamaica’s Minister of Education speaks on the collaboration between Digicel Jamaica and the Amber Group

Following its initial launch, Digicel Jamaica partnered with the Amber Group to co-sponsor the National Coding in Schools Programme to assist with the programme’s full roll out. The programme aims to benefit 400,000 students from grade levels one through 13, along with 15,000 teachers across Jamaica. The Coding in Schools Programme will focus on developing […]