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Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018

JA repatriate starts retreat series for working parents

Jamaica: It’s a refuge for the working professional. A Jamaican repatriate and former Flatbush resident is launching a multi-city retreat series this year. Author and consultant Kwayera Archer created ‘Immersion Retreat,’ which kicked off in Ochos Rios, Jamaica on Jan. 11 Comment

Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018

Nursing with a passion

Guyana: Her caregiving never stops. A Brooklyn nurse uses her free time to care for people abroad. Guyanese-American nurse technician Angela Grant often uses two to three weeks of her vacation time to provide charity to the needy in Guyana and a few other countries in the Caribbean. She says her drive to care for others overrides her personal desires. “People always ask me why don’t I just enjoy my vacation, but I won’t be able to do that unless I’m changing a life in some way or changing the direction of some lives,” said Grant. Comment

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