At present, Ranfurly houses 30 children (16 boys and 14 girls) ranging in age from 11 to 18.
The number of residents fluctuates between 26 and 32.

  • Food Gift Certificates/Credit on Account for Local Wholesalers — D’Albenas Agency Ltd., Bahamas Food Service, Bahamas Wholesale Agencies Ltd.
  • Sit-Down Lawn Mower and/or Push Mower
  • Lawn Leaf Rake, Tine Metal Bow Rake, Point & Transfer Shovels, 24″ Machete
  • Servicing (Labour) of Air-Conditioning Split Units
  • Tiles for re-tiling of the front porch, reception area, administrator’s office, and the computer room
  • Front Entrance Iron Gate replacement (est. cost $10.000.) The existing gate is original from the 1960’s
  • General maintenance — Exterior & Interior door replacements (existing doors are rotting at the bottom)
  • Educational software (MyMaths — from the UK)
  • 14 chairs (stackable or folding) for Boardroom
  • 4 dozen HEAVY DUTY folding chairs (Dining Room)
  • 3 dozen twin size mattresses
  • 3 dozen pillows
  • Towels and washcloths — color: WHITE
  • Waterproof mattress protectors (twin size) — 3 dozen
  • 5 dozen Sheet Sets (twin), with pillowcases — (color-coded if possible: 2 doz. pink, 3 doz. blue)
  • Blankets – twin (3 dozen — all one color)
  • Tablecloths. (white & seasonal for 6 tables — 96″ x 30′ and 2 circular tables — 5 feet diameter)
  • Chafing dishes with covers
  • Industrial Steam Iron Press Machine (est. cost $12,000)

An application can be made by Ranfurly for a waiver of Customs duty on items that are purchased outside the Bahamas for the Home.


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