BETA BETA LAMBDA NAMED ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR
NASSAU, Bahamas – The Beta Beta Lambda chapter was named Organization of The Year at The College of The Bahamas (Southern Region) at the recent Student Government awards ceremony at historic Government House in Nassau Bahamas.
The 16 member chapter provided superb programming not only the campus but off-campus as well focusing on developing the college community. The chapter focuses on Bigger Better Business, Conversation Among Brothers, Sleepout For The Homeless, Social Action and Education along with supporting its adopted school throughout the year. The chapter logged more than 1,000 community service hours and provided many enriching activities on the campus including their signature Blue Grillz, Entrepreneurship Seminar and Financial Wellness Seminars.
The ceremony was held in the ballroom of Government House. Governor General of the Bahamas H.E. Dame Marguerite presented the chapter with the award.
The Beta Beta Lambda chapter is the first Black Greek Lettered Organization chartered on the campus of The College of the Bahamas and is celebrating 10 years of existence. The chapter was chartered November 5, 2004.
GROUP PICTURE: Members of Beta Beta Lambda, their advisor pose with the Governor General H.E. Dame Marguerite and college executives at Government House after the chapter won organization of the year. Back Row: Brother Christopher Saunders (Chapter Advisor/Bahamas State Director); Brother Andrew Gomez (Director of Bigger Better Business-BBL); Laron Lopez (VP-BBL); Brother Kristonn Stubbs; Brother Javon Rolle (President – 2015); Brother Mick Massar (President – 2014); Brother Lyden Brown; Brother Andrew Smith; Brother Trevor Johnson; Brother Rashaad Thompson (Treasurer-BBL). Front row: Alfred Sears (Chairman of the college council); HE Dame Marguerite Pindling, GCMC (Governor-General of The Bahamas); Dr Eslyn Jones (VP/Student Affairs). MANDATORY PHOTO CREDIT: Raymond Bethel – Bahamas Information Services.
AWARD: Governor-General of The Bahamas, HE Dame Marguerite Pindling, GCMC presents Beta Beta Lambda president Brother Javon Rolle with the award for Organization of The Year at The College of Bahamas.
PRESIDENTS: Current President of Beta Beta Lambda Brother Javon Rolle and Immediate Past President Brother Mick Massar share a laugh with the trophy for Organization of The Year at the College of The Bahamas. The award for academic year 2014-2015 spans both of their respective terms in office.