Address: 52-60 Grenada Crescent Kingston 5, Jamaica , W.I.
Telephone: (876) 908 4134 or (876) 908 4144
Web Site:

The Culture, Health, Arts, Sports and Education Fund CHASE was incorporated on November 25, 2002 and began its operations in January 2003. It was registered under the Companies Act to receive, distribute, administer and manage the monetary contributions from the lottery companies pursuant to Section 59G of the betting Gaming and Lotteries Act, in connection with:

  • Sports Development
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Health
  • Arts and Culture
The CHASE Fund will administer and manage the allocations to satisfy the following objectives:
  • Improvement of libraries, archives and documentation facilities
  • Implementation of programmes to expose and encourage the people of Jamaica, especially the young, to utilize facilities such as libraries, archives, and documentation.
  • Establishment, funding and implementation of programmes for the development of talents and skills in the youth of Jamaica in the areas of the Arts and Culture
  • Utilization of cultural activities in the conveying of development objectives
  • Acquisition, restoration, maintenance or use of historic sites and monuments
  • Establishment of opportunities for cultural display and exhibitions to facilitate the show-casing of Jamaican culture
  • Provision of opportunities for more people to attend and participate in artistic activities
  • To assist in the creation and preservation of documentary film footage on Jamaica‚Äôs history
  • Support of local museums
The Culture, Health, Arts, Sports and Education Fund (CHASE)
Government of Jamaica