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Belize Day Committee Donates to San Antonio Government School

Belize Day Committee Donates to San Antonio Government School

On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018, The San Antonio Government School in Corozal, Belize, received donations from the Belize Educational Fund and Day in the Park Committee: The Belize Educational Fund and Day in the Park Committee (Chicago, IL) made a generous donation to San Antonio Government School in the Corozal District. The donation including financial […]

Chicago Consulate (Passport Office) Officially Opened

Chicago Consulate (Passport Office) Officially Opened

Belize’s newest consular office opened in downtown Evanston on Sunday. At a well-attended Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony, Chicago-area Belizeans were introduced to the new Honorary Consul. They were also given a grand tour of the new Consulate and Passport Office on the sixth floor at 1603 Orrington Av. in the Chase Bank Building. Mrs. Leticia Castellanos was […]

Rene R. Villanueva receives award…

Rene R. Villanueva receives award…

Veteran Belizean broadcaster Dr. Rene Villanueva accepted the Distinguished Person of the Year Award on Saturday at a Gala hosted by the United Belizeans of Northern Illinois (UBNI). Celebrating their 8th Annual Awards and Scholarship Gala at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Gurnee, Illinois, the non-profit 40- member organization toasted three awardees and thirteen […]

Belize Day 2018 in Chicago is near!

Belize Day 2018 in Chicago is near!

Basic Information: Join us on Sunday August 6, 2017 at Burnham Park Grove #7 3900 S. Lake Shore Dr. Chicago, IL for our 37th Annual Celebration. No coolers, food or beverages are allowed to be brought in. Folding chairs can be brought in. Shade tent a maximum of 10 x 10 can be brought in […]

Interview with Ms. Lisette Guillen – Crime Stoppers: Case Files Chicago

Interview with Ms. Lisette Guillen – Crime Stoppers: Case Files Chicago

Stay connected for our interview with Ms. Lisette Guillen, Executive Producer of Crime Stoppers: Case Files Chicago, a television show that works as a tool to help law enforcement agencies solve homicide cases and bring justice for families who have lost loved ones to violence. The show airs on Fox Television affiliate The CW, every […]

Belize Day in Chicago

Belize Day in Chicago

Belize Day Celebration is once coming to Chicago- and 2017 promises to be super loaded.  This event takes place EVERY 1st Sunday of August and showcases the diversity of our Belizean people, food, art, music, crafts and culture. This year the celebration will be hosted at the Burnham Park 3900 Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Ill […]

Donation to Punta Gorda Methodist School – Belize

Donation to Punta Gorda Methodist School – Belize

The Belize Educational Fund and Day in the Park Committee (Chicago, IL) made a generous donation to Punta Gorda Methodist School. The donation including financial contribution and an assortment of needed items were handed over to Punta Gorda Methodist School Principal Florence Ramclam and Student Council Representative, Devyne Lopez, by the committee. Business Manager Martha […]