Community Involvement and Sponsorship Annual donation of several food baskets to families in the community through local churches at Easter Sponsorship of annual community health fairs Co-sponsoring an annual Thanksgiving dinner for the community Special ad hoc donations to other worthy causes Participation with other non-profit groups such as Food For the Poor and Habitat for Humanity
A small group of Wolmerians living in South Florida, came together and decided they wanted to honor their alma mater and give back to their schools. The intent was to find an effective way to help maintain the rich tradition of education from which all Wolmerians have benefited – a most critical asset to the ongoing development of the young people of Jamaica. With this objective in mind, Wolmer’s Alumni Association, South Florida Chapter was founded on July 12, 1997. The organization is headed by an Executive Committee of five members who are elected annually. Currently, the Association reaches out to more than 400 alumni in the area and boasts active members with graduation dates from the 1950s.
As a 501C-3 Non-Profit organization, it is a part of our mission to contribute to the local community as well. We have been doing so in a number of ways, including: