Has been Impacting Lives, and Enriching Communities across Jamaica for past 16 years


      About the Foundation

      The Desnoes & Geddes (D&G) Foundation

      The Desnoes & Geddes Foundation is the charitable arm of Desnoes & Geddes Limited, which trades as Red Stripe, part of the HEINEKEN Company.

      Since its establishment in 2006 the D&G Foundation has continued to Impact Lives and Enrich Communities through investments of more than J$150m in different social causes and organizations across Jamaica.

      The projects supported and initiatives executed are extensive but united by the desire to make meaningful contributions to national development.


      • Charitable Activities

        To improve and enrich the lives of Jamaicans within the communities we operate.

      • Training

        To provide skills training opportunities for marginalized and at-risk youth through Learning for Life and other social intervention programmes

      • Partnership for Progress

        To collaborate with other philanthropic organizations, Government, NGOs and private entities to provide services and support for community and national development

      • View All Our Programmes

        What’s happening?

        D&G Foundation in the Press; Highlights of the Foundation’s most recent initiatives

        • 6X60 Winner Announcement

          Learn who are the winners of the D&G Foundation 6X60 Competition on October 27, 2022

        • 6 for 60 Competition Launches

          Included in the celebrations by Jamaicans worldwide, as the country celebrated 60 years of Independence, was the launch of the Foundation’s ‘6 for 60’ initiative for community development.

        • Learning for Life Bartending Class a Success

          Learning for Life recently successfully kicked off a bartending island-wide bartending training in St. James, Westmoreland and Kingston .

        We impact individuals, communities and the nation through innovation, capacity building and genuine care for people and the planet.

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