One Eleuthera News
Eleuthera, Bahamas- Statistics state that breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among women in the Bahamas. According to Judith Hurley, M.D, Breast Cancer Unit, University of Miami, nearly 45% of Bahamian women who are diagnosed with breast cancer already are at the late stages of the disease, compared to only about 12% of female breast cancer patients in the United States.
Under the theme Cultivating Synergies through Team Empowerment, Michelle Miller, Life-Coach, Communications Expert and Empowerment Practitioner, facilitated a Team Empowerment Activity (TEA) workshop for junior members of the One Eleuthera Foundation (OEF) staff, Centre for Training and Innovation (CTI) instructors and administrators/programmatic staff of four of OEF’s partner organizations, Cancer Society of Eleuthera (CSE), Eleuthera Arts & Culture Centre (EACC), One Eleuthera Corporative Credit Union Limited (OECCUL) and The South Eleuthera Mission (SEM).
June 26, 2016 was a day where many felt a new wave of hope as the BahamaHost held its graduation ceremony at Fountain of Life Kingdom Ministries church in Rock Sound, Eleuthera. Over 90 Eleutherans completed the course. Many of the graduates consisted of students from the Centre for Training and Innovation, One Eleuthera Foundation staff and members of the Central and South Eleuthera communities.
Eleuthera, Bahamas -- Susan G. Komen, a US nonprofit organization whose focus is to end breast cancer, recently approved a multiyear grant to One Eleuthera Foundation (OEF) to continue its Breast Cancer Outreach Program (BCOP) on the island of Eleuthera and expand to its reach to Cat Island, Exuma and Long Island.
If there are limitations, you set them. If there are boundaries, you built them. If this is how far you’ve reached, you’ve stopped reaching. Who is stopping you? Who is stopping you from reaching your goals in life? “When I was younger people would say to me, 'learn what you can while you can', and 'your school years are your best years'.