When you arrive to the Cayman Islands, kindness and empathy are immediately noticeable.
This compassionate community is immensely involved in caring for the community, it’s an important part of living in the Cayman Islands.
With that in mind, joining a charity or participating in any way is easy as there are many charities and associations who seek volunteers, members and of course funds.
So whether you would like to support the arts, animal welfare or the elderly, there are numerous opportunities to make a difference, to connect with your community and to make new friends.
Here’s a (non-exhaustive) list of some of Cayman Islands groups one can join, along with their next upcoming event, run, fundraiser, or donation opportunity. Go ahead, embrace Cayman Kind!
Rotary Club of Grand Cayman
Upcoming event: Every Thursday, 12:30, Westin Casuarina
Cayman’s ARK – Acts of Random Kindness
Upcoming event: Seeking volunteers and donations
Upcoming event: Pre-order your Christmas tree
Cayman Heart Fund
Upcoming event: World Heart Day September 26, 2015
100 Women Who Care
Upcoming event: First meeting October 15, 2015 at 7pm.
National Council of Voluntary Organisations
Upcoming event: Telethon on October 24, 2015
Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF)
Upcoming event: Cayfest February 2016
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Cayman Islands
Upcoming event: Currently seeking volunteers
Central Caribbean Marine Institute
Upcoming event: Festival of the Seas Gala, November 25, 2015
Alzheimer’s and Dementia Association of the Cayman Islands
Upcoming event: Currently seeking volunteers and donations
Cayman AIDS Foundation
Upcoming event: Run To Zero CAF 5k & 10k, October 31, 2015
Off the Beaten Track
Upcoming event: Annual charitable 50KM ultra-marathon in 2016