The Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) announced it’s sponsorship of the 2015 True Blue Weekend & 11th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Match. JNBS has been a partner and sponsor of the South Florida event since it’s inception 11 years ago.
The 11th Annual True Blue Weekend will take place on March 13th-15th, 2015. The 3-day event is hosted by The St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. (STGCOBAFL) and The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. (JCOBAFL).
““Each year the True Blue weekend brings together people who are committed to the continued work of this alumni event. The activities planned over the 3 day weekend ensures that everyone gets a taste of everything including a fete, games, matches and a fun day both for themselves and their families. At Jamaica National, we support groups such as the Alumni associations that give back to our country that has served us well in instilling in us a love for our people and our Jamaica no matter where in the world we are. We are all Jamaicans. “” stated Janice McIntosh, Chief Representative Officer, JNBS.
The True Blue weekend is an expansion from the annual Ziadie Cup soccer match between The St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. and The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. The True Blue Event honors the exemplary leadership of the late coach Dennis Zaidie. The annual match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup victories. This year will mark the 27th year of the death of Dennis Ziadie in a car crash in Mexico at the 1986 World Cup. Last year’s match drew over 1600 spectators and supporters.
The True Blue 2015 weekend dates, events & locations:
What: True Blue Party with DJ Radcliffe of Xanadu Disco
When: Friday March 13, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm – 2:00 am
Where: Lush Fusion, 2721 N Hiatus Rd. Cooper City Fl 33026
Admission Cost: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door) – Purchase tickets now
What: True Blue Soccer Fest
–The 11th Annual Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
– Alumni Over-40 True Blue Alumni 6v6 Soccer Tournament
– All Girls/Co-Ed Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When: March 14th, 2015
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
What: True Blue Brunch (If we are not doing awards then call it “True Blue Brunch”)
When:Sunday – Sunday March 15th, 2015
Where: Lush Fusion Grill, 2721 N Hiatus Rd. Cooper City Fl 33026
Time: 11:00 am
Cost: Breakfast sold by Lush Fusion
For more information, visit the website at http://www.trueblueweekend.com or our Facebook Fan Page – http://www.facebook.com/trueblueweekend
ABOUT JAMAICA NATIONAL BUILDING SOCIETY
Since March 2003 Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) has been operating from its Representative Office in Tamarac, Florida offering information about JNBS products and services. The Florida Representative Office serves a critical function by providing a link with Jamaicans living in the US keeping them informed about happenings in the island. The Rep Office also facilitates mortgage brokerage, and financial services in accordance with the regulations governing operations in the United States.
ABOUT THE JAMAICA COLLEGE OLD BOYS ASSOCIATION OF FLORIDA
The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida established in 2004 as a 501(c) (3). The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida is committed to uphold the traditions of excellence of Jamaica College as one of the foremost educational institution in the country of Jamaica and to support the school in the development of its students.
ABOUT THE ST. GEORGE’S COLLEGE OLD BOYS ASSOCIATION OF FLORIDA
St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 as a charitable non-profit corporation under the General Non-Profit Association Law of the State of Florida. Our objectives are: To foster the development of educational and extracurricular resources at St. George’s College; To advance education by providing scholarships to graduating students of St. George’s College for matriculation in a college or university; To provide a vehicle through which individuals and corporations may make charitable contributions to the St. George’s College alumni fund.
Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc
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St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida
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(Mrs) Janice McIntosh Chief Representative Officer – Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) – Florida Representative Office