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National Schools Garifuna Cultural Festival Aims To Raise Cultural Awareness Among Young People

The Garifuna Heritage Foundation will host the 2nd National Schools Garifuna Cultural Folk festival here next month as part of the 4th International Garifuna Festival. The event will be held on March 11th under the theme: “Know Your History” and is scheduled to commence at 9AM at the Victoria Park. It is being organized in… Continue Reading →

PM States That Public Assistance Is To Be Raised By $25 Next January

Dr.Ralph Gonsalves made the statement yesterday while addressing the audience at a ceremony put on by the National Insurance Services (NIS) to honor pensioners. Public Assistance is paid out to senior citizens who did not make enough contributions to the NIS to benefit from the minimum pension. The last increase in the public assistance benefit… Continue Reading →

Local Theater Group Seeks To Raise Mental Health Awareness

The Agape Performing Arts Theater Methodist Dramatists will be partnering with the Ministry of Health to carry out an extensive Mental Health program here. Managing Director of the Agape Performing Arts Theatre, Kevin Rodriguez said their aim is to use the Theatre Arts platform to raise awareness about Mental Health issues. Mr. Rodriguez is also… Continue Reading →