Mission

Pose

Creation of opportunities through education and cultural development for a positive change.

Vision

Pose

The Usain Bolt Foundation is dedicated to the legacy for happy children; to enhance the character of children through educational and cultural development, as they live their dreams.

Usain visits Alpha Boys Home

Usain visits Alpha Boys Home Report by Andre Lowe, www.jamaica-gleaner.com “Believe in your dreams and that anything is possible.” That was the message that superstar Jamaican sprinter UsainBolt delivered to more than 70 youngsters at the Alpha Boys’ Home on Wednesday, as the two-time Olympics sprint double champion and 100m and 200m world record holder took...

Usain Bolt Foundation partners with the Mustard Seed Community

Usain Bolt Foundation partners with the Mustard Seed Community 3rd February 2014 – The Usain Bolt Foundation as part of its thrust to positively impact the lives of children, especially those with special needs has partnered with the Mustard Seed Community through its home in Adelphi, St. James. The facility is home to 35 children who were abandoned by...

Usain Bolt Foundation sponsors Samsung Cup

Usain Bolt Foundation sponsors Samsung Cup 30th October 2013 – The Usain Bolt Foundation is proud to announce that it will sponsor the footballs for the Samsung Youth Cup, a Jamaican island wide football tournament  for players aged 8-11.  Full press release below - Samsung Cup Tournament 2013 Debuts in Jamaica                                   Top teams from primary...

UBF donation from Jimmy Wixtrom

UBF donation from Jimmy Wixtrom     The Usain Bolt Foundation would like to thank Jimmy Wixtrom  for his kind donation of $7300 to the Usain Bolt Foundation.  Jimmy auctioned the camera that Usain borrowed from a photographer in the 2012 Olympic Games on his victory lap.   That photographer was Jimmy.   The money...

Samsung Camera workshop in Jamaica

Samsung Camera workshop in Jamaica 24th April 2013 – The Usain Bolt Foundation has partnered with triple double Olympic Champion and world record holder Usain Bolt’s newest sponsor Samsung Camera to host a three day Photographic workshop for 25 students (ages 13-17) from throughout the island of Jamaica. The workshop will take place from May...

Usain opens multipurpose playing field in Sherwood Content

Usain opens multipurpose playing field in Sherwood Content 22nd April 2013 – World 100m and 200m world record holder and Olympic champion Usain Bolt in collaboration with the Digicel Foundation officially handed over a multipurpose court to the Sherwood Content community in Trelawny last Saturday. The sporting facility, which is located on the grounds of the Sherwood Content...

BOLT GETS JUPITER AWARD FOR WORK WITH UNITED WAY JAMAICA

Usain Bolt has been recognised for his contributions to nation building at United Way’s annual Nation Builders & Employee Awards function at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. The track star will receive the highest individual donor award. Since setting the track alight at the 2008 Olympic Games and...

USAIN BOLT gives back to his high school through his FOUNDATION

A partnership between Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man, and Gore Development Limited, has resulted in the completion of the construction of a state-of-the-art dining room facility at the William Knibb Memorial High School. The project, a brainchild of the school’s Parent Teachers’ Association, started seven years ago, but was...

BOLT FOUNDATION supporting cardiac surgery for children

USAIN Bolt, through his Usain Bolt Foundation, will team up with Chain of Hope Jamaica and HE Lady Allen to raise well-needed funds for paediatric cardiac service at the Bustamante Hospital for Children. On Sunday, Bolt pledged his support to co-host a walk-a-thon later this year. The world champion has...

PIEDMONT BASIC, WALDENSIA PRIMARY AND WILLIAM KNIBB MEMORIAL HIGH

July 2011 Usain Bolt has always wanted to give back to his community and this he has done since he signed his first contract with Digicel and PUMA. Bolt, who is from the parish of Trelawny, attended the Piedmont Basic and Waldensia Primary schools.   PIEDMONT BASIC  Bolt partnered with...

SHERWOOD CONTENT HEALTH CENTRE

SHERWOOD CONTENT, Trelawny — A health centre in this rustic community is now operational after undergoing a major renovation costing nearly $4 million, undertaken by Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man. Bolt, the most famous native of the community, used all the proceeds from his 9.58 party held in St...

BOLT TOURS PROJECTS IN BIRTH PARISH

A health centre in this rustic community is now operational after undergoing a major renovation costing nearly $4 million, undertaken by Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man. Bolt, the most famous native of the community, used all the proceeds from his 9.58 party held in St Ann last year to...

Values

The Foundation promotes the following
  • Healthy and safe environment
  • Effective use of a recreational facility
  • A child opportunity to ‘Dare to Dream’
  • Stewardship
  • Knowledge and philanthropy start with accurate information
  • Responsible use of the financial resources
  • Effectiveness of the Foundation

Practices

The Foundation must
  • Aim to offer the highest quality of services to all stakeholders
  • Strive to build partnerships to fullfil its mission
  • Focus on credibility by being indpendent and objective
  • Embrace innocation and use of technology to maximise effectiveness
  • Value its employees to show the impact of the Foundation
  • Exercise fiscal responsibility to fulfill mission