All Boys Penalty Kick-off sponsored by Western Union/GraceKennedy Money Services added to Ziadie Cup/True Blue Weekend : March 24th – 26th, 2017

Western Union/ GraceKennedy Money Services will be sponsoring the first True Blue All Boys Alumni Penalty Kick-off.  The event is a part of the 13th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup and True Blue Weekend on March 24th – 26th, 2017.  The company is currently the exclusive sponsor of the True Blue All Girls Alumni Penalty Kick-off which is in its 9th year.  Participating schools in the True Blue All Boys & Girls Alumni Penalty Kick-off will have the opportunity to win two cash prizes: a $100 cash donation to the winning school and $50 cash donation to the second place school.
 
“GraceKennedy Money Services agent of Western Union money transfer remains committed to supporting the alumnus in the Jamaican Diaspora and we are very excited to be sponsoring for the first time the WU all Alumni boys penalty kick off,” said Hazel Maragh Caribbean Marketing Community Consultant, “WESTERN Union have been the exclusive sponsors of the True Blue All Girls Alumni Penalty Kick-off for many years, and we can’t wait to see how the boys will do at this event.”
 
Schools that have participated in the True Blue All Girls Alumni Penalty Kick-off in previous years are: Camperdown High School Past Students’ Association Florida Chapter, Convent of Mercy Academy “ALPHA”, Immaculate Conception High School Alumnae Association, Queen’s High School Alumni Association, St. Andrew High Old Girls Association, St. Hugh’s Alumnae Association of South Florida, and Montego Bay High School Alumnae Assoc South Florida.
 
The True Blue weekend is an expansion of 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 annual match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup victories. Last year’s match drew over 1200 spectators and supporters.

The True Blue 2017 weekend dates, events & locations are as follows

What: The True Blue Kick-Off Party 
When: Friday – March 24th, 2017

Time: 8:00 pm – 3:00 am
Where: Grand Cafe Restaurant & Lounge 
12389 Pembroke Rd, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025 
Admission: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door)

What: True Blue Soccer Fest

—- The 13th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
—- All Boys & Girls/Co-Ed Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When:  March 25th , 2017
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time:  11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE

What: True Blue Brunch
When:  Sunday, March 26th , 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Where: Roun a Goosey
 11635 Red Rd, Miramar, FL 33025
Cost: See Restaurant Menu

For more information, visit the website at http://www.trueblueweekend.com or our Facebook Fan Page – http://www.facebook.com/trueblueweekend

 

ABOUT GRACE KENNEDY REMITTANCE SERVICES/ WESTERN UNION
Grace Kennedy Remittance Services is one of Western Union top agents. They are the WU Agents for Jamaica, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, The B.V.I, Montserrat, the Turks and Caicos, and the Cayman Islands. It is now very simple and easy to send Money through Western Union in the following ways, at an Agent location (Publix,Winn Dixie, The Check Cashing Store) on the Internet at www.westernunion.com or on the phone at 1800-call-cash. This can be done by using your Western Union Gold card. With the Western union Gold card rewards program, Customer save time, earn points and phone time and choose your reward. Western Union Fast safe reliable and Convenient.

 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.

PRESS CONTACTS:
Herman Vernon
Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc
Phone:  954-665-8808
Email:  hvernon@jcobafl.org

Rudy Kameka
St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida
Email:  rkameka@aol.com

Photo:  Markus Spiske

 

The True Blue weekend Events – March 24th – 26, 2017 – Please share with your friends

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The Dennis Ziadie Soccer Tournament/True Blue Weekend is March 24-26, 2017. Click here to get your tickets for the True Blue Party today

What: The True Blue Kick-Off Party
When: Friday – March 24th, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm – 3:00 am
Where: Grand Cafe Restaurant & Lounge
12389 Pembroke Rd, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025
Admission Cost: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door) – Purchase tickets now

What: True Blue Soccer Fest
—- The 13th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
—- All Girls/Co-Ed Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When:  March 25th , 2017
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time:  11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE

What: True Blue Brunch
When:  Sunday, March 26th , 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Where: Roun a Goosey
11635 Red Rd, Miramar, FL 33025
Cost: See Restaurant Menu

 

Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) partners with South Florida Alumni True Blue Weekend Event: March 24th – 26th, 2017, Miramar, Florida

The Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) has partnered with The St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. and The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc as one of the sponsors of the 13th Annual Dennis Ziadie/True Blue Weekend. The event will take place March 24th – 26th, 2017. JNBS has been a partner and sponsor of the South Florida event since it’s inception in 2004.

“JN is pleased to be associated with this year’s calendar event, the 13th annual True Blue weekend that draws scores of Jamaicans to days of family fun and entertainment.  The event is also important in honoring a legend, Dennis Ziadie who contributed much to the Manning Cup and the world of football.  JN has found a home at these events as it’s right in the heart of the Caribbean community that reaches many Jamaicans. Many patrons will know JN as the mortgage company that provided them with their first mortgage or the first mortgage of their ancestors.  We are proud of our heritage and will continue to serve Jamaicans in the Diaspora with excellence.” said 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 annual match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup victories. Last year’s match drew over 1200 spectators and supporters.
The True Blue 2017 weekend dates, events & locations

What: The True Blue Kick-Off Party
When: Friday – March 24th, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm – 3:00 am
Where: Grand Cafe Restaurant & Lounge
12389 Pembroke Rd, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025
Admission: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door) ) – Purchase tickets now

What: True Blue Soccer Fest
—- The 13th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
—- All Boys & Girls/Co-Ed Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When:  March 25th , 2017
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time:  11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE

What: True Blue Brunch
When:  Sunday, March 26th , 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Where: Roun a Goosey
11635 Red Rd, Miramar, FL 33025
Cost: See Restaurant Menu

 

IrieTimes.com to broadcast the 13th Ziadie Cup Match live – March 24th – 26th, 2017 , Miramar, Florida

Irietimes.com host Leo Gilling (L) interviewing JCOBAFL board member Norman Hemming (R).

Irietimes.com host Leo Gilling (L) interviewing JCOBAFL board member Norman Hemming (R).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miramar, Florida – True Blue weekend fans world-wide will have the ability to experience the 13th annual Ziadie Cup soccer tournament live as it is broadcasted on irieitmes.com. The live broadcast will take place at 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 25th, 2017 at the state-of-the-art Ansin Sports Complex in Miramar, Florida.

Jamaican alumni who are scattered around the globe will be able to log online to see former school mates, chat online, exchange email addresses & phone numbers, and see live interviews. Host will be Leo Gilling and Dreamy Riley.

“Past years live stream has been extremely successful,” said Dreamy Riley, Irietimes.com Founder,”We are pleased to carry the Ziadie Cup live to the viewers around the world who cannot attend the event.”

IrieTimes.com provides news from the entertainment world with Jamaica’s stalwart journalist, Vinette K. Pryce. With their radio and TV programming, IrieTimes.com provides a wide variety of music from the 50’s to today. They provides listeners with the latest entertainment, news and best musical selections from the most talented DJs in South Florida, Jamaica, Canada and The USA. IrieTimes.com streams are available on the Android and iPhone.

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 annual match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup victories. Last year’s match drew over 1200 spectators and supporters.

The True Blue 2017 weekend dates, events & locations
What: The True Blue Kick-Off Party
When: Friday – March 24th, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm – 3:00 am
Where: Grand Cafe Restaurant & Lounge
12389 Pembroke Rd, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025
Admission Cost: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door) – Purchase tickets now

What: True Blue Soccer Fest
—- The 13th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
—- All Girls and All Boys  Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When: March 25th , 2017
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE

What: True Blue Brunch
When: Sunday, March 26th , 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Where: Roun a Goosey
11635 Red Rd, Miramar, FL 33025
Cost: See Restaurant Menu

For more information, visit the website at http://www.trueblueweekend.com or our Facebook Fan Page – http://www.facebook.com/trueblueweekend

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.

PRESS CONTACT:
Herman Vernon
Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc
Email: hvernon@jcobafl.org

 

South Florida Jamaican Alumni announce the 12th Annual True Blue Event, April 1st – 2nd , 2016

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The 12th Annual True Blue Weekend will take place April 1st – 2nd , 2016. The 2-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).

“We are extremely excited about this year’s True Blue weekend and Dennis Ziadie Memorial Cup”, said Xavier Murphy, president of the Jamaica College Old
Boys Association of Florida “This annual fundraising events gives us the opportunity to provide scholarships to JC and STGC high schools students while
honoring the legacy of Dennis Ziadie”

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 annual match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup
victories. Last year’s match drew over 1700 spectators and supporters.

The True Blue 2016 weekend dates, events & locations


What: True Blue Party with DJ Radcliffe

When: April 1st, 2016

Time: 8:00 pm – 3:00 am

Where: Grand Palms Resort

110 Grand Palms Dr, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33027Admission: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door)


What: True Blue Soccer Fest

—- The 12th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)

—- Dennis Ziadie Youth Soccer Tournament

—- All Girls/Co-Ed Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off

When: April 2nd, 2016

Where: Vizcaya Park

14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027

Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Admission: FREE

For more information, visit the website at http://www.trueblueweekend.com or our Facebook Fan Page – http://www.facebook.com/trueblueweekend


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.

PRESS CONTACT:

Herman Vernon

Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc

Phone: 954-665-8808

Email: hvernon@jcobafl.org

 

The True Blue weekend Events – Apri 1st – 2nd, 2016 – Please share with your friends

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What: True Blue Meets First Friday  with  DJ Radcliffe 
When: Friday April 1st, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm –3:00 am
Where: Grand Palms Resort, 110 Grand Palms Dr, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33027
Admission Cost: $15.00 (Tickets are $20 at the door) – – Purchase tickets now

What: True Blue Soccer Fest
–The 12th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
– Local Soccer Tournament
– All Girls/Co-Ed Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When: April 2nd, 2016
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Admission: FREE