Georgetown, Guyana – (February 7, 2016) Residents of Mocha Arcadia, East Bank Demerara are the most recent beneficiaries of another outreach exercise conducted by the Ministry of Social Cohesion and Caring for Others (Guyana) Incorporated.
Dozens of children and their parents turned up, today, at the Mocha Primary School for the activity, where they received packages containing clothing and books.
Minister of Social Cohesion, Ms. Amna Ally (first, right) and Mrs. Carol Corbin (third, right) distributing packages at the Mocha Primary School.
Previously, Minister of Social Cohesion Ms. Amna Ally had said that these exercises are geared toward bridging the gaps of poverty and inequality countrywide. She was assisted with today’s distribution by Mrs. Carol Corbin.
Over the past few weeks, several communities, including Unity Village, West Coast Berbice; Melanie Damishana, East Coast Demerara and some communities in the Pomeroon River, have benefited from similar programmes.
The items distributed were donated by the Caring for Others (Guyana) Incorporated, an international human services organisation which gives aid to vulnerable groups globally.
Children and their parents queue-up at the Mocha Primary School to benefit from the outreach exercise.