Giving for Good in South Florida on the Simply Begin Now Love at Christmas Live performance

SOUTH FLORIDA – It was an evening of leisure, merriment and function because the Consulate Common of Jamaica hosted the “Love at Christmas” Live performance final Tuesday (Dec. 19) on the Redeeming Phrase Christian Heart in Fort Lauderdale.  The occasion was free to the general public with famend performing artistes – native and worldwide – giving of their time and expertise to profit the Simply Begin Now, a South Florida charity, with its marketing campaign launch to foster goodwill for underprivileged youths in Jamaica by offering them with working sneakers.

Greater than 400 pairs of sneakers, selection and sizes, have been donated by patrons in attendance with a major quantity from Flash Gross sales, Inc., a Florida-based firm.  These might be distributed in Jamaica, at an early date subsequent 12 months, based on Simply Begin Now, Founder, Mr. Kenric Grange.  He additionally expressed gratitude to the Consulate and the Diaspora group for overwhelming assist for the reason that Live performance launch.  “We’re nonetheless receiving presents on the designated location on the Redeeming Phrase Christian Heart”  he said.  The Church is situated at 2800 Prospect Street in Fort Lauderdale.


Consul Common Mair in expressing appreciation spoke of the advantages from Diaspora teams in collaboration with the Consulate Common.  “That is an instance of nice partnership for a worthy trigger which can put a smile on the faces of many Jamaican youth in our homeland” he stated.

Stellar Performances

Love at Christmas Concert - Steve Higgins and South Florida Caribbean Chorale
Steve Higgins and the South Florida Caribbean Chorale

CG Mair additionally lauded the numerous stellar performers who gave of their time and expertise because the Redeeming Phrase Heart was reworked right into a platform of track, dance and drama participating the viewers with mesmerizing compositions celebrating the vacation season.

These included star performances from legend performers like Pluto Shervington and AJ Brown. Then the South Florida Caribbean Chorale directed by tenor Steve Higgins; Saxophonist Yishka sang and evoked feelings with melodies that resonated the spirit of the night.

Different stellar performers included younger Matthew Higgins who rendered childlike Christmas  songs. Plus, the Cross Household from the Redeeming Phrase Heart, and Empress Uneek delivered along with her personal distinctive model.  The viewers additionally loved cultural chatter about Christmas in Jamaica with actress, Maxine ‘Queenie’ Osbourne and upcoming younger star, Grasp Elijah Raymond.

Elijah Raymond, Maxine ‘Queenie’ Osbourne, Malachi Smith
Elijah Raymond, Maxine ‘Queenie’ Osbourne, Malachi Smith

The viewers was additionally stunned with spontaneous acts of track and drama from two group charity teams, the Jamaican Girls of Florida (JWOF) accompanied by the Consul Common, and likewise the Jamaican Males of Florida (JMOF).

The occasion hosts included legal professional, Kaysia Earley, and dub poet Malachi Smith including their very own glitter to a night of selection leisure stuffed with music, track and dance, and drama, which can make a profound distinction within the lives of underprivileged and needy youths in Jamaica.

Love at Christmas Hosts, Malachi Smith, Kaysia Earley
Love at Christmas Hosts, Malachi Smith and Kaysia Earley

The three-hour programme was sponsored by the Redeeming Phrase Christian Heart, Jamaica Nationwide Cash Providers, Reggae International Leisure, Inc., and who offered livestream platform.

Consul Common Mair (second left) receiving a big donation of working sneakers from principals of Flash Gross sales, Inc., for the latest ‘Love at Christmas’ Live performance. Sharing within the second have been from left: Ms. Joan Segre: CG Mair; Jacob Levi; Giovanni Moss, and Ms. Rain Jarrett.