Trophy Stall supports U-19 cricket in Essequibo

first_imgBUSINESS entity Trophy Stall has thrown its support towards the development of Under-19 cricket in Essequibo.The support will go towards the staging of a three-match Under-18 50-over tournament to be played between the New Opportunity Sports Club Select XI and Wakenaam.The three-match series, which is set to commence tomorrow at the Wakenaam Community Centre ground in Good Success, is an initiative between senior coaches Forbes Daniels and Nandkishore Andrews.Proprietor of the business entity, Ramesh Sunich, has donated the first- and second-place trophies.Sunich, in an invited comment, said he is happy to contribute to the development of the game in the area, and lauded the coaches for the venture.Zaheer Mohamed, who received the prizes on behalf of the coaches, expressed gratitude to Sunich for his support.The Wakenaam side includes: Marlon Dindyal, Bhumeshwar Ramkissoon, Romario Stephen, Dicquan Clarke, Beesham Moses, Reon Venture, David Chalitar, Mahase Ramnarine, Devendra Seetaram, Quacy Whyte, Derwin Bacon, Sachin Dindyal and Matthew Chung.The New Opportunity Sports Club Select XI will have players such as Orlando Jailall, Shane Wong, Davendra Mohan, Sherlon Anthony and Saeed Hack.last_img read more

MEP DONATES €2,500 TO DONEGAL CARERS

first_imgShown at the presentation of a cheque for €2,500 by Marian Harkin MEP to the Donegal Carers Association are (back row, from left) Shirley McBrearty, Pat Devenney, Rosemary Scott, Irene Cartnell, Charlie Doherty, Tricia O’Donnell, Sarah Parke; (front row, from left) Mary O’Kane, Teresa Laverty, Matilda Corrscadden, Marian Harkin MEP, and Ann Kavanagh.Marian Harkin MEP has presented a cheque for €2,500 to Donegal Carers Association to help provide support to family carers in Donegal.The Donegal group is the latest representative body for carers to benefit from a financial support programme for carers which is being implemented by Independent MEP Harkin.“We’d like to thank Marian not only for this extraordinarily generous gesture but also for her continued support for family carers over many years,” Ann Kavanagh, Chairperson of the Donegal Carers Association, said at the cheque presentation event, which took place during a recent respite weekend in Sligo for Donegal carers. “Marian’s support for carers has been both in Ireland and at European level, and in particular through her work as a co-founder and leading figure in the interest group on family carers in the European Parliament.”Speaking at the event, MEP Harkin acknowledged the work of family carers in our society and thanked them for their huge contribution.She explained that, although in the past she has gifted her Oireachtas pension back to the State, she has now decided to give this money to a worthy cause — that of family carers.MEP Harkin also brings a group of family carers from her constituency to the European Parliament each year, which further highlights her strong support for family carers.  MEP DONATES €2,500 TO DONEGAL CARERS was last modified: October 13th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donationDonegal Carersmarian harkin meplast_img read more