[www.inewsguyana.com] – Over 1,160 residents of Diamond, East Bank Demerara and surrounding communities received their $10,000 education grant vouchers yesterday, Wednesday November 06.
Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand in her address to the hundreds of parents said the administration has been able to make this initiative possible because the country is doing well overall.
The Minister however, noted that she is well aware that there is a lot more to be done and they have recognised that parents could always use any form of assistance.
Already thousands of parents across the country have benefitted from the ‘Because we Care’ initiative. In the meantime distribution is still ongoing in several communities in Region Four and central Georgetown.
[Extracted and modified from GINA]