April 2, 2018 - April 5, 2018 

50th Annual International Small Fry Tournament

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   Caribbean Rose is a non-profit organization that was created to improve the lives of the homeless, disabled, students, and children in the United States Virgin Islands. We proudly support the Pere Basile Moreau School in Haiti, the VI Jaguars Basketball Team, and the MVP (Marine Vocational Program). We hope you enjoy your time here on our website and appreciate your financial support.  Feel free to contact us about any of our upcoming events. We continuously provide updates to the site and also on our social media page.

2017 Small Fry Paradise Showdown

August 25 - 26, 2018

8th Annual Virgin Island Billfish Tournament for Haiti

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2017 Small Fry Paradise Showdown

The Lives We Impact

Caribbean Rose proudly supports the Pere Basile Moreau School in Haiti. Since 2010, Caribbean Rose assisted with rebuilding the school and renewing education on the island. Each year Caribbean Rose hosts an annual billfish tournament to raise funds for this purpose. The last tournament, the 7th Annual Virgin Island Billfish Tournament for Haiti, was July 31, 2017 - August 1, 2017. The 8th Annual Billfish Tournament for Haiti is August 25 - 26, 2018. The Captains' Meeting for the event is August 24, 2018. To become a sponsor for the 8th Annual Virgin Island Billfish Tournament for Haiti email Caribbean Rose at caribbeanrosevi@gmail.com. To make a donation visit our donation page.

Caribbean Rose also supports the VI Jaguars Small Fry Basketball team. Small Fry Basketball, founded in 1968, provides an opportunity for shorter boys and girls to excel in the sport of basketball, to travel, and to have fun. The program is developmental, yet extremely competitive, with an opportunity to meet new friends and compete on the international level. The Association consists of teams from all over the United States and the Caribbean.

On September 6, 2017, category 5 Hurricane Irma devastated the United States Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. On September 20, 2017, another category 5 hurricane, Hurricane Maria, also hit both regions. Nonetheless, the VI Jaguars Basketball Team will compete in several tournaments this season. The 2018 VI Jaguars Basketball Team will compete in the 2018 Positive Guidance tournament, the 2018 Paradise Showdown, and the 50th Annual Small Fry International Tournament.

The VI Jaguars Basketball Team won the 2018 Paradise Showdown. The 2018 Paradise Showdown was held on Friday, March 9, 2018, through Sunday, March 11, 2018. The VI Jaguars Basketball Team competed in the 50th Annual International Small Fry Tournament April 2 - 5, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. The Jaguars reached the Consolation Championship. Click here for more information. 

This season the Puerto Rico Invitational was postponed. The Puerto Rico Invitational is hosted by the Puerto Rico Small Fry Basketball Team. The Puerto Rico Small Fry Basketball Team opened a Gofundme account. Specifically to raise funds so they could travel and compete in the 50th Annual International Small Fry Tournament. Caribbean Rose proudly supported their efforts and encouraged everyone to donate towards this worthwhile endeavor. The St. Croix Small Fry Basketball Team also opened a Gofundme account for the same cause which Caribbean Rose also supported.