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2018
Dec. CBC Serves Up ‘Schweppes Honey Bee’ Cocktail at 2018 Festival Noel
  Grand Bahama Coca-Cola Shoppers Surprised with Instant Cash Prizes!
  Coca-Cola Shoppers Surprised with Instant Cash Prizes!
  Vernita Arty, Devanno Harris and Blaine Gardiner Win CBC Ambassador Awards
  CBC Sponsors One Family for Boxing Day Junkanoo Parade
  Powerade to Fuel United F.C. Footballers for 2019 Season
Oct. Dr. Patricia Pratt is Winner of Goombay Punch Fashion Showcase
  CBC Serves Up Two New Cocktails at Paradise Plates Schweppes Lounge!
Sept. CBC Is Proud Supporter of 33rd Annual International Coastal Cleanup Day
  CBC Is Giving Budding Designers the Chance to Win $500 for Their Bahamas Goombay Punch Fashion Designs
  Bahamas Goombay Punch Helps Mortimer Candies Celebrate 90 Years!  

CBC Supports 2018 Bahamas Triathlon and Aquathlon CARIFTA Team

Dasani Water To Hydrate CIBC First Caribbean Walk For The Cure
August Caribbean Bottling Company a Proud Sponsor of Paradise Plates 2018
July Band Camp Wins Sprite Basketball Tournament Championships!

2018 Bright Minds, Bright Future scholarship recipients

Dasani Aims to Keep Walkers/Runners Hydrated & Safe
Coca-Cola Brings FIFA to Flag Football
Coca-Cola & United Football Club Celebrate FIFA World Cup!
June: Sprite Basketball Tournament Is Heating Up!
Garvin Tynes Graduates to Receive Full 6-Year Scholarship from Caribbean Bottling Company
CBC Celebrates Bahamian Culture at 51st Annual Long Island Regatta!
Sprite Basketball Tournament Celebrates 10th Anniversary!
  Powerade Hydrates Tour de Lootra Cyclists!
  Caribbean Bottling Company Recognizes World Environment Day
May: Newly Crowned Miss World Bahamas to Receive Coca-Cola Beverages for a Year
  Schweppes Keeps Bahamas Poker Run Boaters Hydrated Throughout Exuma Cays!
  Powerade Keeps Triathletes Fueled Up at National Championships
  Dasani Keeps Masqueraders Hydrated During Road Fever Parade!
  CBC Serves Up Sprite Hulk Cocktail For Cinco de Mayo!
April: Powerade to Fuel United F.C. Footballers
  CBC’s “Light It Up” Blue Cocktail A Hit At REACH Jazz Night
  Caribbean Bottling Company Celebrates Earth Day!
  Hundreds Take Part In Powerade Potcakeman Triathlon
March: Caribbean Bottling Company To Give Away Five Supervalue Shopping Sprees
 

Coca-Cola Supports Grand Bahama YMCA Soccer League Players

  Coca-Cola Zero Sugar & Dasani Supports Miss World Bahamas
  Powerade & Dasani to Hydrate Athletes During 2018 Flag Football Season
  Powerade to Fuel 2018 Potcakeman Participants
  Powerade & Dasani to Hydrate Athletes at 2018 CARIFTA Games
Feb: Powerade & Dasani to Fuel Cyclists During 2018 Ride For Hope
  Caribbean Bottling Company Supports Bahamian Culture at St. Valentine’s Day Regatta
  Dasani Celebrates Heart Month with the Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation
Jan: Dasani Water To Hydrate Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend 2018
  Caribbean Bottling Company and Pure Silk Partner for Bahamas LPGA Classic

Kennedi Knowles & Anajah Culmer Are 2018 CBC Carleton Williams Scholarship Winners


(L-R) Nikia Wells, CBC Marketing Manager – Communications; 2016 scholarship recipients, D’Ron & T’Ron Strapp; Kennedi Knowles; Anajah Culmer and Gabriella Suighi, CBC Marketing Manager – Activations

After narrowing the Caribbean Bottling Company’s Carleton Williams Scholarship applicants down to just four finalists, the CBC team was deadlocked. All four students were exceptional, with amazing grades, glowing recommendations and big dreams for their futures. With only one scholarship spot available, the decision seemed impossible. After a long deliberation about the talented and bright group of sixth graders, the CBC leadership team decided to award a second scholarship. Kennedi Knowles and Anajah Culmer were both awarded full, 6-year scholarships at the private high school, of their choice.

When 11-year-old Kennedi received the call that she had won the scholarship, the phone line went quiet for a moment before her mother returned to the line, overjoyed by the good news. “She is at a loss for words”, Mrs. Knowles added. Kennedi was soon able to return to the line to say an emotional “thank you”.

Kennedi is an aspiring neonatal nurse who dreams of helping babies one day. She recently graduated from Garvin Tynes Primary as the school’s head girl and is excited to attend St. John’s College, in the fall.

Emotions were also high when Anajah’s mother received the call that her daughter had also won a full scholarship. She tearfully expressed her gratitude on her family’s behalf.

Anajah is an honor role student, with dreams of travelling the world and making her parents proud. She says that her mother is her role model, and that receiving the scholarship means a great deal to her entire family. She notes “I want do well and show my parents that all that they invested in me was not in vain.” Anajah will attend Aquinas College in the fall.

“Our team was so impressed with the CBC Carleton Williams Scholarship applicants,” said Nikia Wells, Marketing Manager – Communications. “This year, we met some extraordinary students, who are not only intelligent, but actively involved in their schools and communities. We were extremely happy to award Kennedi and Anajah with scholarships. We know that these ladies will do amazing things in the future.”

Kennedi and Anajah will join 2017 recipient, K. Kaiya Pinder, and 2016 scholarship winners, D’Ron & T’Ron Strapp, as the newest CBC scholars. Kaiya currently attends the Bishop Michael Eldon High School, and twin brothers, T’Ron and D’Ron, have just completed the eighth grade at Aquinas College.

The CBC Carleton Williams Scholarship was created to celebrate the work of Carlton Williams, who contributed greatly to the advancement of the Caribbean Bottling Company as well as his community. The academic scholarship rotates annually between New Providence and Grand Bahama, and awards one graduating public primary school student seeking to attend a private high school.


2018 scholarship recipient Anajah Culmer; and Gabriella Suighi, CBC Marketing Manager – Activations


2018 scholarship recipient Kennedi Knowles; and Gabriella Suighi, CBC Marketing Manager – Activations