The Governor-General’s Christmas “Good Deeds” Competition

WANTED: Persons who will help the less fortunate this Christmas! Be part of The Governor-General’s Christmas “Good Deeds” Competition which runs from December 15 to 29, 2014, with winners announced on January 5, 2015!

The Governor-General challenges us to show love during this festive season especially to:

  • Children in state care,
  • The indigent in infirmaries,
  • Senior citizens in homes for the aged.

Who can enter?

  • Families, individuals or groups of individuals who are not formally engaged in service or outreach activities either through church or service clubs.
  • There is no age limit but persons under the age of 18 must have parental approval.


Rules of the competition

  • Entries will be received via King’s House social media:
    • Facebook:     Office of the Governor-General (King’s House)
    • Twitter:           Kingshouse_GG
  • Indicate your intention to participate and give a brief outline of your Christmas “Good Deeds” project no later than December 15.
  • The project must be completed and entries submitted by December 29, 2014 with a detailed project report along with photographs.
  • Entries will be judged on overall quality of the project including impact, creativity and authenticity.



  • First Prize – Lunch for four persons at King’s House.
  • Second Prize – three prizes (one per County) of lunch for two persons at a restaurant/hotel in Kingston, Ocho Rios and Montego Bay.
  • Third prize – three prizes (one per County) of tickets for two persons to a play in Kingston or the Pantomime
  • Consolation prizes of gift baskets.


Give Love at Christmas!

Updated Dec, 16, 2014.


County second prizes include:

Cornwall: Lunch for two sponsored by the Hon. Ewen Corrodus CD, Custos Rotulorum for the Pairsh of St. James

Middlesex: Lunch or dinner for two at Evita’s Italian Restaurant in Ocho Rios

Surrey: Lunch or dinner for two at the Spanish Court Hotel

Three Consolation prizes: Gift Baskets sponsored by LASCO.

Remember: Give Love This Christmas!