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Miami Beach, Christ Church,  Barbados

“BARBADOS CANADA ASSOCIATION Presents ***BIM GOT NUFF’ TALENT***, a talent showcase that will be judged & aired virtually at this year’s Barbados Independence Gala ‘BARBADOS STRONG – TOGETHER WE STAND’! 

Whether you can sing, dance, perform spoken word or poetry,  we are seeking a variety of talent, ranging from comedy, solo or group performances, to musical or vocal acts, including dance & poetry. Do you have what it takes?  Show us what you’ve got! Please provide us with the following: 

🔹️Submit a YouTube video of your performance to:

  • Be creative & showcase Barbados colors, culture, or heritage, as our judges will be evaluating your submission accordingly. All videos are to be enjoyed by all ages & must be family friendly. Please refrain from using any profane language or gestures.
  • Ensure it does not exceed 3 mins of material.
  • Fill out & sign registration form.
  • Deadline for registration ✏ is October 23rd, 2020 by midnight. 
  • Deadline for submission 📤 is October 30th, 2020 by midnight. 

**Please Note 📝** As this is a virtual event, submissions from *Barbados & Canada* will be accepted. 

  • Please see entry rules document for details.

🔸️Preliminary Judging: 

  • All videos will be reviewed by our esteemed judges from the music industry.
  • Finalists will be notified in November & final Judging take place on the night of the Gala, November 21st, 2020.
  • We know “Bim Got Nuff’ Talent” & want to showcase it! In addition to the chance to win some prizes, let’s show our community how Talented we all are”

Barbados Welcome Stamp – Work Remotely In Barbados

If you’re interested in working remotely in Barbados, you can apply electronically and be easily facilitated. Once approved, the Barbados 12 Month Welcome Stamp visa is valid for one year, and you can also reapply after this period. Barbados offers a wide range of accommodation from budget-friendly studios to beachfront luxury condos.

“Generosity consists not the sum given,
but the manner in which it is bestowed
Mahatma Ghandi

COVID-19 TRAVEL GUIDELINES 2020 – Visit Barbados

A traveller’s risk category will be determined by the highest risk level associated with any country that they have travelled to or transited through within 21 days prior to travel to Barbados. Additionally, the assessment takes into consideration other factors that may influence the accuracy of the risk classification such as the adequacy of testing in the source country.

Other Barbados Organizations in Toronto 

Alexandra School Old Scholar Alumni –  Daisy Lucas
Barbados Ambassadors of Canada –  Andrew Conliffe-Layne
Barbados Canadian & Friends (Hamilton) Association – David Vaughn
Barbados Ex Police – Malcolm  Flatts
Barbados Nurses Association of Toronto –  Arlene Estwick-Jones
Barbados St. Michael Alumni – Ruby Maynard
Bridge TO  – Tanya Murrell

Donald Moore Scholarship –  Elgon Sealy
Foundation Old Scholars  – Ronald Carter
Harrison’s College/Queens College  – Cheryl Phillips
Independence Church Service Committee – Canon Stephen Fields
Malvern Cricket & Social Club – Victor Williams
Modernite Association  – Trenton Douglas
The Caribbean Event  – Grant Morris

I don’t think you ever stop giving – I really don’t. I think it’s an on-going process. And it’s not just about writing a check. Its being able to touch somebody’s life.” Oprah Winfrey