$1M donated to Burnham Education Scholarship Trust

$1M donated to Burnham Education Scholarship Trust

THE Guyana Action Committee (GAC) on Friday donated $1M towards the Burnham Education Scholarship Trust (B.E.S.T) at the Attorney General’s Chambers, Georgetown.The GAC is a non-profit organization that was established in New York in 2011. Its mission is to engage in projects and discussions aimed at providing means for cultural, economic and social change for Guyanese in Guyana and in the diaspora. President of the GAC, Errol Lewis, said they...

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First Lady honoured by Guyana Action Committee

First Lady honoured by Guyana Action Committee

First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, was on Saturday evening, awarded for her contribution to the improvement in the lives of the most vulnerable sections of the Guyanese population by the Guyana Action Committee (GAC). The award was presented at the GAC’s fundraising gala, held at the Pegasus Hotel, Kingston. The proceeds from the event will go towards the Burnham Educational Scholarship Trust (BEST). The First Lady, in brief remarks, said that...

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GAC donates 200 pairs of shoes to Guyana

GAC donates 200 pairs of shoes to Guyana

The Guyana Action Committee (GAC), on April 10 lived up to its name when the non-for-profit put on an action-packed Pre-50th Independence Anniversary Brunch, and carried out its charitable motto by presenting First Lady of the Republic of Guyana, Mrs. Sandra Granger, and Mrs. Sita Nagamootoo, wife of First Vice President, Moses Nagamootoo, with 200 pairs of shoes for Guyana’s underprivileged children, as part of President David Granger’s...

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GUYEXPO to mark Guyana’s 50th Independence

Expatriates will receive incentives in return for doing business in Guyana, this was stated during two dynamic presentations by Dawn Holder-Alert and Tameca Sukhdeo-Singh of the Ministry of Business who called on nationals last Sunday to participate in the May 12–15 GuyExpo 2016 as part of Guyana’s 50th Independence Anniversary celebrations. Chairperson of GuyExpo 2016, Holder-Alert told Guyanese that their help is needed during the launch...

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GAC & Little Friends Nursery School to launch state of the art play center

GAC & Little Friends Nursery School to launch state of the art play center

The Guyana Action Committee (GAC) in collaboration with the Little Friends Nursery School located at Public Road Friendship on the East Bank of Demerara Guyana, South America will launch a state of the art play center for children of the school and the community. The ceremony is scheduled for Friday February 27, 2015 at 1:00pm at the school. GAC is cognizant of the importance of play in early childhood development and lauds the initiative of the...

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