ADABU met Junior’s younger sister Janet Byles in Kingston this March, and she told us about his ongoing struggles. She presented us with medical bills of his most recent examinations and treatment that amounted to JA $ 16,000 (around 120 US$ or 107 €), an expense the foundation gladly covered thanks to YOUR donations! ReadContinue Reading Continuing support for Junior Byles
When, in March 2018, we gave a donation of 7.000,- JA $ (around 50,- €) to Earl “Chinna” Smith for his Inna Di Yaad community, he called a man asking if he knew where Junior Byles lives. The man affirmed, and Chinna told him to take us there and give him the money, as he’dContinue Reading Please don’t fade away, Junior Byles!
During our most recent trip, we visited the famous “Inna Di Yaad” and introduced the Adabu Foundation to Earl “Chinna” Smith, who is an accomplished artist, label owner, producer… (the list goes on and on!). Due to his decades of experience in the business, he knows a lot of elder artists and their living conditions.Continue Reading Inna di yaad