June Minto, will be officially inducted as the third president of the Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF) at the organization’s Women’s Empowerment Conference and Scholarship Luncheon this Saturday, March 23.Read More
This year we will also hold a competition to create the JWOF signature drink which we will serve at all our events for the rest of the year.Read More
Now is the time to join the Jamaican Women of Florida, an organization of outstanding, successful Jamaican women whose mission is to empower each other through sharing knowledge and experience, while giving back to future generations.Read More
We are renewed, refreshed and recommitted to women helping women. That’s what JWOF is about. Thanks to those who made the journey, those whose contributions made it possible and continue to make it possible for JWOF to provide support to Melody House.Read More
Applications are now being accepted for the Jamaican Women of Florida “Powerful Women…Next Generation” scholarship.Read More
The 2nd annual authentic Jamaican Run-A-Boat is scheduled for November 17th from 1PM - 7PM. Come enjoy food, fun, family and a likkle bit of Jamaican culture!Read More
JAMAICAN WOMEN OF FLORIDA gets ready for 4th annual Empowerment Conference & Scholarship Luncheon, Miami, FLORIDA
The Hon Mrs. Justice Zaila Rowena McCalla, OJ, Chief Justice of Jamaica will be the keynote speaker for the fourth Annual Jamaican Women of Florida Women's Empowerment Conference & Scholarship Luncheon to be held on Saturday March 17th, 2018, at Jungle Island in Miami, Florida.
Applications are now being accepted for the Jamaican Women of Florida “Powerful Women…Next Generation” annual renewable scholarship. The scholarship valued at $1,250 annually is tenable for four (4) years at a tertiary institution. Applications must be submitted by DEADLINE Thursday, February 15, 2018.
Women's Empowerment Conference with a distinguished line up of powerful Jamaican women speakers including panelist Miss Universe Jamaica 2017 Davina Bennett
Scholarship Luncheon With Keynote Speaker Chief Justice of Jamaica Hon. Zaila McCalla, Esq.
Yard Style Garden Party. Food / Family / Fun / Dominoes / Ludo / Entertainment.
Proceeds will benefit Hurrican relief for the Caribbean and JWOF Scholarship Fund.
Come out and shop for the holidays.
The Forum is free to the public, and is hosted jointly by the Jamaican Women of Florida, Inc. (JWOF), and the Caribbean Bar Association (CBA), South Florida chapter.Read More
Congratulations to Tyra Lee Fairley! Tyra Lee is an 18 year old graduating senior at Dr. Michael Kropp Senior High School in Miami Gardens. Miss Fairley is second generation Jamaican, her mother a native of Kingston, relocated to the United States at age 13.Read More
This event is now considered a staple among those on the South Florida community calendar because of the varying interests patrons share throughout the day.Read More