Basseterre: St. Kitts, January 20, 2021: Minister of Education, Hon. Jonell Powell accepted a donation of seventy-two (72) touch-less thermometers from the Rotary Club of Liamuiga for distribution to Schools in St. Kitts.
The Rotary Club of Liamuiga has been in existence since 2003 prides itself as being a service organisation of professionals who want to make a positive difference in their communities. President of the club, for the year 2020-2021, Deniece Alleyne, presented the thermometers on behalf of the organisation during their breakfast meeting on Wednesday, January 20, 2021.
The president of the organisation exclaimed it was a pleasure to make a “contribution to the state’s battle against the covid-19 pandemic…by making a tangible donation to the Ministry of Education for the benefits of our schools.”
Ms. Alleyne further stated that the thermometers are a means by which the Rotary Club of Liamuiga is assisting in the fight against the coronavirus by assisting schools to effectively adhere to the covid-19 protocols.
In expressing gratitude for the kind donation, Minister Powell stated its importance as he explained that many of the devices that are being used in the schools currently are nearing the end of their lifespan.
A continued hand for partnership was then extended by the Minister to the Rotary Club of Liamigua.