Jamaica Foundation of Houston

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The Jamaica Foundation of Houston is a 501(c3) non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening the cultural ties between Caribbean people and the Houston community.


Upcoming Events

Jun 3. Visit the JFH booth at the 1st Annual Caribbean American Heritage Expo (free event) at the Houston Missouri City Domino Club (HMCDC)

Jun 16. General Meeting

Jul 29. Annual Jamaica Independence Gala

Sep 15. General Meeting

Nov 17. Annual Election

Dec 15. Christmas Party

July 29

Jamaica Independence Gala

You are cordially invited to our Annual Gala celebrating Jamaica’s 61st Year of Independence on the evening of Saturday, July 29, 2023. The gala will be held in the Red Oak Ballroom at the Norris Conference Centers – Houston/CityCentre located at 816 Town & Country Blvd., Suite 210, Houston, Texas 77024.

Look forward to a formal affair with dinner, dance, and silent auction. The Gala is our preeminent social and fundraising event of the year and funds raised from this event supports our Scholarship Fund.

Support our mission of culture, education, and volunteerism in several ways:

– Buy tickets/table for the annual gala
– Buy an advertisement for our gala booklet >> Click here
– Sponsor an event
– Donate to our scholarship fund

The Foundation is dedicated to strengthening the cultural ties between Caribbean people and the Houston community.


 Gala Souvenir Booklet

Each year, we invite individuals and businesses to partner with us on our scholarship and cultural events by advertising in our Jamaica Independence GALA Souvenir Booklet >> Click here to view last year’s booklet

2022 Booklet by by OneLoveCaribbean and cover design by Mr. Sylvanus Donaie and Ms. Karlene Rose
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Support us by buying an advertisement 
>> Click here to view the ad contract

Make your donation by mail, Zelle, or PayPal

Your contribution is tax-deductible

Donate to our Scholarship Fund!

Click here to donate.

Make your donation by mail, Zelle, or PayPal

(Memo: Scholarship)
Your contribution is tax-deductible


Join a committee!

Join a committee and take an active part in your community. Share your experience and motivation for the cause you care about!

The Foundation is seeking volunteers to plan and support this year’s events. By serving on a committee (ex. membership, fundraising, and event planning), we may have more of an impact on the community. Volunteer with us and help us fulfill our mission of promoting cultural understanding, education, and volunteerism!

Sign up to volunteer >> click here

“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” ~ Muhammad Ali


JOIN or RENEW your JFH membership

Click here to join or renew membership

Pick the membership level that is right for you and pay your membership fee or support the Foundation with an annual membership subscription. Only members may vote in annual elections.

Join our mailing list!

SUBSCRIBE by clicking here

Community Resources

  • Family Houston at https://www.familyhouston.org/
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevent at https://www.cdc.gov/
  • West Houston Assistance Ministries at https://whamministries.org/
  • Windsor Village United Methodist Church at https://www.umc.org
  • Second Mile at https://www.secondmile.org/
  • The Legacy Church at https://thelegacychurch.com in Sugarland
  • First Methodist Houston at https://www.fmhouston.com at Beltway 8
  • Consulate General of Jamaica | Miami, Florida

*JFH continues to follow health/COVID protocols. 

A Jamaica Foundation Promoting Education & Understanding

We are a cultural and educational community resource focused on strengthening ties and awareness between the people of Houston and Jamaica.

We are involved in educational, charitable and civic activities with institutions and individuals in the greater Houston community as well as in Jamaica. Our Jamaica Foundation works with the March of Dimes, Dyslexia Intervention Training, Hurricane Disaster Relief and with many other charitable groups. We connect and participate with local organizations in events, fundraisers and by providing educational resources to the people of Jamaica.

Promoting cultural understanding, education and Volunteerism.

Click Here to Donate to Our Organization or read more about our Jamaican Foundation.

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