American actress, singer, and activist; Sheryl Lee Ralph,of Jamaican descent is calling on the Jamaican diaspora to support beneficiaries of the 2016 Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run, one of the Caribbean’s largest charity events slated for Sunday, February 22 in New Kingston, Jamaica.
Ralph, who recently accepted the role as a Patron for charity event will make one of many trips to Jamaica for the launch of the 5.5 kilometre road race on Thursday, January 14, 2016.
The Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run over the last seventeen years has donated over J$166 million to various child health focused foundations and institutions across Jamaica.
This year, donations will assist children with cancer across Jamaica, the Black River Hospital’s Paediatric Unit and Lounge, and purchase a Mammography machine for the Jamaica Cancer Society’s mobile breast cancer screening project. This target is to raise J$50 million for these beneficiaries.