EDUCATION IS EMPOWERMENT, ONLY THE EDUCATED ARE FREE
The Union of Jamaican Alumni Association (USA) is a non-profit umbrella organization of Alumni Associations of Jamaican educational institutions. Our Mission is to promote academic excellence of schools in Jamaica.
COVID-19 Care Packages for Our Schools As of Wednesday 27 May 2020, we’ve ordered 1,148 care packages for 35 schools! Thank you! 743 packages have been delivered so far. Our weekly tracking report will be posted soon so feel free to take a look at our progress. Visit our website for more information and to donate: http://www.ujaausa.org/diaspora/covid19carepkg.html
2019 Year-In-Review Journals Our 44-page journal has been printed. Please feel free to contact VP Donovan at (917) 972-5502 to arrange to get a copy.
Emergency Assistance Fund Many thanks to those of you – organizations and individuals – who contributed to our Emergency Assistance Fund. The need continues, and we still have $ available. We will continue to keep you posted.
COVID-19 Corner To help keep us connected and informed, we’ve created a COVID-19 2020 Corner on the UJAA website – http://www.ujaausa.org/ Please visit it from time to time. It includes UJAA Program updates and important reminders.
2020 HSGA UJAA’s 2020 High School Graduate Awards will happen … just a little differently this year. The deadline for applications is has been extended to June 19th. Please check out the details on the UJAA website to get the requisite forms. Donations still welcome. Questions: contact HSGA Chair Natasha at (917) 523-5887.
Mega Raffle Drawing
Until we are able to do our Mega Raffle Drawing (hopefully in July), tickets are still available from your participating alumni association. Please contact them to get your winning tickets!
Tan A Oonu Yard!!!!!!
Keep our front-line workers in your thoughts and prayers.
Stay connected! Do conference call check-ins! Connect with family and friends and have a virtual party or trivia night!