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  • Sanitation for Schools Package 10-Clusters 1 to 3

    The Jamaica Social Investment Fund now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for: SANITATION FOR SCHOOLS, PACKAGE 10: CLUSTER # 1 to include Dundee Primary, Westmoreland (073541), Success Primary and Junior High, Hanover (073542) and Esher Primary, Hanover (073543), and SANITATION FOR SCHOOLS, PACKAGE 10: CLUSTER # 3 to include York Castle Primary, St. Ann (073441), Top Jackson Primary, St. Catherine (073544), Essex Hall Primary, St. Andrew (073548) and Richmond Primary, St. Mary (073549).

    Bid Number: 
    8086
    8087
    8088
    Collection Period: 
    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 8:30am to Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 11:00am
  • Port Royal Street Revetment project-Kingston

    The Jamaica Social Investment Fund now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the Port Royal Street Coastal Revetment Project in Kingston.

    Collection Period: 
    Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 8:30am to Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 11:00am
  • Anchovy, Rose Town and Treadlight-Integrated Infrastructure Project

    The Jamaica Social Investment Fund now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the Treadlight Town Integrated Infrastructure Project, in Clarendon; Rose Town Integrated Infrastructure Project in St. Andrew, and Anchovy Integrated Infrastructure Project in St. James.

    Bid Number: 
    8082
    8083
    8084
    Collection Period: 
    Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 8:30am to Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:00am
  • At-risk youth in Mt Salem get summer camp

    Children in class at the Mt Salem summer camp.
    Date Published: 
    Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 10:15am
    News Detail: 

    More than 150 at-risk youth in Mt Salem, St James, are engaged in a summer holiday camp that is designed to keep them out of trouble while impacting their education and development. The youngsters range from ages four to 24.The initiative is the brainchild of the Mt Salem Senior Citizens Group, which has spearheaded a number of summer camps over the years. This year, however, the group has partnered with the Mt Salem Community Development Committee (CDC), as well as the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), which is providing more than $1 million for the programme.

  • Invitation for Bids-Glenmuir High School Photovoltaic System

    The Jamaica Social Investment Fund now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the PetroCaribe Development Fund – Glenmuir High School Photovoltaic System (Bid #). The works include but is not limited to the Design, Supply, Installation and Commissioning of a suitably designed, sized and scaled Photovoltaic System (inclusive of twenty-four (24) months maintenance) at the Glenmuir High School in the Parish of Clarendon. The contract period is three (3) months.

    Collection Period: 
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 8:30am to Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
  • 2,500 to benefit from JSIF summer camps

    Attorney General and Member of Parliament for St James West Central, Marlene Malahoo Forte (second right), and Managing Director, Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Omar Sweeney (centre), sign contracts for JSIF's 2018 summer camps, at the agency's Oxford Road offices in St Andrew on July 27. Others participating in the signing (from left) are Social Development Manager, JSIF, Mona Sue-Ho; Executive Director, Operation Friendship, Reverend Dr Webster Edwards; and Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police, Steve McGregor. The camps are being implemented by JSIF under its World Bank-funded Integrated Community Development Project (ICDP).
    Date Published: 
    Monday, July 30, 2018 - 9:00am
  • Consultancy Firm to Provide Solid Waste Management Performance Assessment of the National Solid Waste Management-Year 3

    The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) wishes to engage qualified consulting firms to serve as Independent Verification Agent (IVA) for the implementation of the third year of the Results Based Financing (RBF) Scheme in fifteen (15) communities.

    Collection Period: 
    Friday, July 27, 2018 - 8:30am to Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 4:00pm
  • JSIF to Jamaicans overseas: Your money is safe with us

    Managing Director of the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Omar Sweeney
    Date Published: 
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 9:15am
    News Detail: 

    Managing Director of the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Omar Sweeney sent out an assurance to Jamaicans living in South Florida that any plans to fork out their funds to assist in the social development of their homeland through the fund will be met with hard nosed accountability.

  • Growth & Jobs | JSIF spends $9 million to train unemployed youth

    Graduate from the Jamaica Social Investment Fund's (JSIF) Alternative Livelihood and Skills Development Programme, Kamau Brown (right), accepts gift of a weed whacker from Chief Executive Officer, Manpower & Maintenance Services Limited, Audrey Hinchcliffe (centre), last week at St Joseph's Teachers' College in Kingston. Sharing the moment is Social Development Manager, JSIF, Mona Sue-Ho.
    Date Published: 
    Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
    News Detail: 

    The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), in partnership with the Institute for Workforce Education and Development (IWED), has trained 62 unemployed persons in landscaping and facility maintenance at a cost of $9 million.

  • 50 entrepreneurs to benefit from JSIF grant valued $100 million

    The grants will enable the business owners to access meaningful support for their businesses such as: machinery, permits and licenses as well as comprehensive training in the area of business development.
    Date Published: 
    Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
    News Detail: 

    Scores of shortlisted micro and small business applicants turned out recently to make their business pitch at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel at a forum hosted by the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Integrated Community Development Project under its initiative entitled “ICDP Enterprise Development Project”.
    At the end of the selection process, 50 successful entrepreneurs across the various ICDP communities, in the parishes of St James, Clarendon, Kingston, St Andrew, St Catherine, St Ann and Westmoreland will benefit from non-cash grant support ranging from $1.5 million to $5 million which will enable them to access meaningful support for their businesses such as: machinery, permits and licenses as well as comprehensive training in the area of business development.

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