President’s Charities Foundation to increase annual contributions

by: - December 11, 2018
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President of Dominica, Charles A. Savarin

The President Charities Foundation has announced an increase in its annual contributions to a number of charitable organizations in Dominica.

President of Dominica His Excellency Charles Savarin made this announcement at a ceremony this morning at the Goodwill Parish Hall.

Mr. Savarin says the President Charities Foundation will make a contribution of $46,000 this year.

“The results of the dinner were better than last year,” said Mr. Savarin, “we took a decision that we would increase the contribution to each of the charitable institutions by $500.00.”

The organizations that received contributions include Dominica Association of Persons with Disabilities, Dominica Council on Ageing, Workshop for the Blind, House of Hope, Lupus Foundation, St. Jerome’s Ministry, Dominica Dementia Foundation, The Alpha Center, Roseau and Northern Branches of the St. Vincent De Paul Society, Social Center, Reach and Operation Youth Quake.