A RESOUNDING CONGRATS to Mrs. Leticia Castellanos – The Honorary Consulate to Belize in Chicago, on receiving a Drum Major Award at the Waukegan Township’s 17th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dreamers’ Awards 2019! This website is designed and maintained by UBAFU Digital Marketing Agency.
ORIGIN: Garifuna, also known as Garinagu (plural), are the descendants of an Afro-indigenous population from the Caribbean island of St Vincent & The Grenadines who were exiled to the Honduran coast in the eighteenth century and subsequently moved to the Southern Coast Belize. The Cuisine consists mainly of fresh coconut milk, coconut oil, plantains, green […]
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Concerned Belizeans & and the Queen of the Bay committee is now accepting application for the 6th Annual Queen of the Bay – Illinois Pageant. A legacy of 73yrs unbroken. We are looking for young ladies of Belizeans ancestry, age 15 to 19. Delegate for all 6 district Unmarried no children. 1st place winner round […]
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 […]
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 […]
It is with heavy hearts that we, the Stann Creek Queen of the Bay Committee, express our disappointment in the actions by the National Queen of the Bay Committee to remove Ms. Stann Creek Aaliyah Ysaguirre as Queen Designate. We are extremely shocked that after being selected on pageant night as the rightful winner that […]
The University of Belize (UB) is the country’s only National University. Many Belizeans who left the country after 1981 may not know much about UB, but they would be happy to know that UB is the legacy of the institutions they fondly remember. Several institutions were amalgamated to form UB, including familiar names such as […]
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 […]
For the past 37 years, every 1st Sunday of August has been Belize Day in Chicago. This year, this culture-rich event, dubbed “Belize Day in the Park” was held at the Burnham Park at 3700 Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, IL. By now, everyone in Chicago should be recovered from the back-to-back three-day weekend of […]