The Spanish-Jamaican Foundation (SJF), whose motto is “Cuidar, Apoyar, Educar” (Caring, Supporting, Educating), is a non-profit organization which was founded in 2006 by Spanish investors in Jamaica. Its major objective is to foster partnerships between Spain and Jamaica through educational, cultural, environmental, and community development initiatives.
The Ambassador of Spain to Jamaica is the Honorary President of the Foundation.
What we do
We do projects under the following headings, with a major focus on Training and Education:
> The Real Madrid Foundation Football School for Social Integration (RMFFSSI)
> Bursaries to Tertiary Institutions
> Support for the Teaching and Learning of Spanish
> Community Development
> Health and Wellness
> Environmental Awareness
There are 3 categories of membership:
Executive Board Members
Bahía Príncipe Hotels and Resorts
Samuel Afonso Díaz
Iberostar Hotels and Resorts
Palladium Hotel Group
RIU Hotels and Resorts
Beltrán González and Luis Manuel Hernández
Secrets Resorts & Spas (Fuerte Hotel Group)
Execution and Results
Projects are developed by the staff of the Foundation, and from recommendations from other entities. These projects are brought to the attention of the Executive Board for approval; then executed in a timely manner.
The Spanish-Jamaican Foundation has impacted the lives of thousands of persons, mainly children and young adults, through their numerous initiatives geared toward enhancing the lives of these individuals.
For partnership or any other questions or suggestions, please contact us.