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(l to r) Maxine Seymour, Director, Corporate Communications, Colina Insurance Limited and Keisha Ellis, Executive Director, Hands for Hunger.

Paradise Plates Returns and Colina Supports Partnership

Paradise Island, The Bahamas, September 30, 2023 – Colina Insurance Limited (Colina) proudly sponsored Hands for Hunger’s Paradise Plates event. The organization’s signature fundraiser returned with a bang after a four-year hiatus.

“We are thrilled to be one of six Sommelier Sponsors for tonight’s event,” said Maxine V. Seymour, Director, Corporate Communications, Colina. “The attendance is impressive and will go a long way towards eliminating hunger.”

The local culinary community teamed up to create a memorable experience for thousands of foodies, featuring tantalizing dishes, premium beverages, and top-notch entertainment from purveyors across the island.

“Over the past four years, we’ve faced numerous challenges, affecting countless individuals,” said Keisha Ellis, Executive Director, Hands for Hunger. “Through it all, Hands for Hunger has remained steadfast in our commitment to providing assistance to those in our community who need it the most.”

“Thanks to your unwavering support, we can persist in creating and leading innovative programs, working towards a Bahamas where no one goes hungry,” said Ellis.

The event was held in the Imperial Ballroom at the Atlantis Paradise Island Bahamas.

About Hands for Hunger

Hands For Hunger is a humanitarian organization committed to the elimination of unnecessary hunger and the reduction of food waste through the creation of meaningful and engaging partnerships formed amongst all sectors of the Bahamian community. We strive to inspire a shared sense of social and environmental responsibility amongst citizens, who, individually and collectively, come to realize the power of their own contributions. We do this by food rescue and distribution, education and other innovative solutions aimed at achieving national food security.

About Colina Insurance Limited (Colina)

Colina is a diversified financial services company, offering comprehensive life and health insurance solutions. Colina is wholly-owned by Colina Holdings Bahamas Limited (CHBL). CHBL is a Bahamian Company, built on a firm foundation of trust, integrity and responsibility. Colina has evolved over the past century to become The Bahamas’ largest life and health insurer, with a solid reputation for providing insurance and related financial services products that help clients prepare for life’s unexpected events.

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