Oct 3, 2011, 1:13 PM
The St.Georges Guilds Denmark, in collaboration with The Gambia Boden Powel International Fellowship, on Tuesday distributed a 40 ft container full with health and learning materials.
The presentation was held at the Little Tree Skills Centre in Bakoteh.
The donated items include, hospital equipment, laminating machines, sewing machines, sporting materials, furniture and wheel chairs among other items. The beneficiaries included: Basse Majo Health Centre, Old Jeshwang Clinic, Gambia Scout Association, Soma Scout Skills Centre, Department of State for Youth and Sports, Sanyang Scouts,
Speaking at the presentation ceremony, the project co-ordinator, Mr. Pa Omar Bojang, said the Danish -
For his part, the deputy permanent secretary, at the Department of State for Youths and Sports, Mr. Abdoulie Kah, whose department also benefited from the donation thanked the donors for the kind gesture and encouraged the fellowship to keep up the good humanitarian work.
Speaking earlier, the project leader in
She underscored the importance of being nice especially to the needy. "We will continue to put our efforts in and the help the people of The Gambia," she said. Other speakers included the immigration representative - Inspector Jawara. The vote of thanks was delivered by Mr. Baboucarr Ngum public relations officer of RVTH.