Rockhouse Foundation Transforms Jamaican Children’s Lives

Rockhouse Foundation Transforms Jamaican Children’s Lives
May 31, 2017 Bradley Cox

The Rockhouse Hotel in Negril, Jamaica has been certified by Green Globe since 2010. The hotel is an environmental steward for the west coast region and through its foundation has been a significant investor in education for the children of its local community.

Over the past decade The Rockhouse Foundation has invested over US$3 million in projects improving education. Since its inception, the Foundation has completely transformed and modernized five schools: Moreland Hill Primary and Infant Schools, Negril All Age School, Negril Basic School, Little Bay All Age and Infant Schools, Bunch of Stars E.C.I., in addition to the complete renovation and expansion of the Negril Community Library.

The Foundation’s current project is the building of the areas first Special Needs Early Childhood School in the region’s capital, Svannah-la- Mar. Through these projects the Rockhouse Foundation directly impacts the lives of thousands of young people and their families.

Now it is your chance to support this latest project by joining The Rockhouse Foundation Raffle. Tickets can be purchased through their website and prizes will be announced at the benefit dinner on Tuesday June 6. 

The prizes include the chance to enjoy the excellent Rockhouse hospitality as well as the cuisine of their partner New York restaurant Miss Lily’s Soho:

1st Prize – Six Nights Villa Stay for Two at Rockhouse Hotel including  Spa, Activities, Private Dinner at Rockhouse Restaurant and JetBlue airfare (Value $6000)

2nd Prize – Three Nights Villa Stay for Two at Rockhouse Hotel including  Spa, Activities and JetBlue airfare (Value $4000)

3rd Prize – Five-Course Tasting Menu for Eight at Miss Lily’s in NYC from Jamaica’s Chef of the year 2016, “Chopped Champion” Chef Andre Fowles (Value $1200)

4th Prize – Five Days of Wellness Treatments for Two at Rockhouse Spa and  Activities at Rockhouse Hotel (Room rate not included — Value $1100)

5th Prize – Three Days of Indulgence for Two at Rockhouse Hotel including  Breakfast in Bed, Sunset Cocktails and Private Dinners at Rockhouse and Push Cart Restaurant (Room rate not included — Value $500).