Category Archives: Newsletters

Guyana Foundation Newsletter – September 2014

4a90f018-864f-42da-94fb-fd5ca1b52d7d Guyana Foundation Newsletter

Transforming the Lives of People for a Better World.

Dear Friend,

Over the past month, the Guyana Foundation has made important strides in expanding the impact of its programs.

Our volunteer base continues to grow, while at the international level, we have seen more and more individuals stepping forward to be a part of our work.

One such individual is Vidya Seekwar-Jaisaree, who has graciously accepted an invitation to join our Board of Trustees for a two year term, commencing on October 1, 2014. Vidya is a Guyanese-born Canadian educator, and brings a distinguished track-record of excellence in Canada to her new role with the Foundation. We are delighted at her addition to our team, and hope that you would join us in warmly welcoming her.  Continue reading

Buxton Friendship Express May 2014 + Cultural Soiree, Brooklyn- June 21, 2014

Buxton Friendship Express May 2014 + Cultural Soiree June 21, 2014

Fellow Villagers and Friends:

It is our pleasure to bring you the Buxton-Friendship Express for MAY 2014. You may download the attached file, or click on the following link to access a copy:

We are taking this opportunity to remind you that our fundraising Cash Raffle to benefit Children’s Education projects in Buxton will be drawn on June 21, 2014 at our Summer Soiree in Brooklyn. Raffle books are $5 each and some are still available. Please contact me ASAP if you would like to support with your patronage.

Our annual Cultural Soiree will be held on June 21, 2014 at 454 Vermont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11214. If you can attend, we will gladly welcome your support.

Buxton Soiree

GCA New York – Online Magazine – May 2014


GCA - May 2014

Guyanese Online Newsletters

Guyanese Online Newsletters

The first monthly Guyanese Online Newsletter was published in March 2010, as a part of this Blog-Website.

The newsletters and this Blog are the creation of Cyril Bryan, as his contribution to the Guyana Diaspora who want to be informed about news from Guyana, as well as the historical and cultural articles that keep us all connected to the “Guyanese cultural experience”.

These newsletters are filled with news from Guyana as well as news from Guyanese Associations worldwide.  there are also articles in the Arts and Culture category, history, education, tourism and cuisine.  Most issues have a theme and you should find them very interesting.  Enjoy!!

Here are the Newsletters published by Guyanese Online (latest at top):-

Guyanese Online Newsletter: February – March 2014

Download: 43- Guyanese Online Newsletter – Feb-Mar 2014<click

Guyanese Online Newsletter: Feb – Mar 2014

Flag Raising Ceremony - Republic Day 2014

Flag Raising Ceremony – Republic Day 2014

This is the REPUBLIC DAY and MASHRAMANI Edition of the Guyanese Online Newsletter.

It is the 43rd edition of the Guyanese Online Newsletter.  It culminates 48 months of publishing on this Blog and its monthly Newsletters.  Our first Newsletter was published four years ago in March 2010. This will be the last newsletter in this series.

On February 16, 2013 this Blog achieved 1,000,000 views. Now,13 months later on March 15,2014 it has reached the 2,000,000 mark. Our thanks to everyone for making this a very popular blog.    Continue reading

Guyanese Online Newsletter – May 2013 + June Entries

Guyanese Online Newsletter – May 2013
This monthly newsletter is published by the Guyanese Online Blog.

Download: 36- Guyanese Online Newsletter – May 2013-final

This 36th issue has 25 pages. It features Guyana’s Independence Celebrations 2013 , Guyana’s Parliament; Guyanese Associations News; Arts and Cultural News; Guest Editorial; Guyana’s Parliament and Governance; Other Guyana news; Agriculture, Business; Education ; Medical News; and Tourism. It also lists all of the Blog entries for April 2013, and those that were most popular with readers.

Download: 36- Guyanese Online Newsletter – May 2013-final

Recent Posts from June 1 -30, 2013

  1. Cricket: West Indies escape with thrilling win vs India
  2. Cricket: Gayle in explosive form as West Indies destroy Sri Lanka
  3. America’s Student Loan Debt Crisis
  4. Capitol News – TV video Reports – June 28, 2013
  5. €23.4M sugar support…EU stipulates conditions
  6. Guyana: Four years to ‘fix’ sugar industry
  7. Capitol News – TV video Reports – June 27, 2013
  8. Juan Enriquez: Will our kids be a different species?
  9. Left brain versus right brain – Daniel H. Pink
  10. Rethinking taxing tourism – Commentary
  11. Guyanese must stand up for Procurement Commission‏ – AFC
  12. Helpful Tips for Sleeping Better – Dr. Mercola
  13. Capitol News – TV video Reports – June 26, 2013
  14. Report: Guyana Independence Gala – June 21,2013 – NYC
  15. Capitol News – TV video Reports – June 25, 2013
  16. Aruba to run solely on sustainable energy by 2020
  17. Cricket: Bobby Ramroop takes control of CPL
  18. Amanda Palmer: The art of asking – TED video
  19. Peter Attia: What if we’re wrong about diabetes? -TED video
  20. Cricket: On this day, June 25, 1963- Exactly 50 years ago     Continue reading

Guyanese Online – Most Popular Entries – May 2013

Guyanese Online – Most Popular Entries – May 2013 

Click item or the website

Top 30 - Check full listing: Most popular May 2013 – Full list- 499 items 

  1. Botlahle: Age 11 – Winner Of South Africa’s Talent 2012 – 3 videos
  2. Home page / Archives
  4. Mother’s Day Speech – by Randall Butisingh
  5. Britain’s Got Talent – Attraction shadow theatre group – video
  6. Fruits of Trinidad and Tobago – and Guyana
  7. Teenage Parties – by Ken Corsbie – comedy video
  8. ‘Bomb’ made from gas cylinder caused blast in Guysuco Scheme home + updates
  9. Personal View: The Future of Education at St. Stanislaus College – by Dr Ken Khan
  10. Guyana: The diminishing airline service – commentary
  11. Worry for Guyanese as Delta flies out on May 6, 2013
  12. Famous People of Guyanese Heritage
  13. “The Real Guyana” – Guyana in 2013 -YouTube videos  
  14. “Dear Mother” – 23-year-old pays off mom’s mortgage, becomes YouTube star
  15. Screening of documentary “Jungle Fish” filmed in Guyana – May 15,2013 Continue reading

GCA New York – Download: May 2013 On-Line Magazine


Download: GCA_May_2013 Magazine

In This Issue:

PAGE 3- Guyana’s 47th Independence
PAGE 4-9: Indian Arrival
PAGE10-11: Alexander Alexander
PAGE 12-13: Marriages in the Logie Lines
PAGE 14-15: GCA Summer Camp
PAGE 16-19: Guyana Festival of Musical Arts
PAGE 20-21: Guyanese & alternative medicine
PAGE 22-24: Allura, the Bush Dai Dais
PAGE 25: Poem
PAGE 26: Too many mothers victims
PAGE 27: Glamour Girl
PAGE 28-29: Weaving Water
PAGE 30-33: Homemade Toys, Folk Games
PAGE 34-35: Plastics & the garbage crisis   Continue reading

GCA New York – Download: April 2013 On-Line Magazine

GCA – Guyana Cultural Association of New York – April 2013 On-line Magazine


GCA - April 2013

  • PAGE 3-13: Garbage City Photo Essay;  PAGE 4-22: 100 years of Aviation in Guyana
  • PAGE10-23: Guyanese Women in Riots; PAGE 24-25: How Tress Grew in the Forest
  • PAGE 26-27: Keith Agard, artist; PAGE 28-29: Carmen Jarvis
  • PAGE 30-31: Eileen Cox; PAGE 32-33: Andrea Douglas
  • PAGE 34:35 Poet Gentian Miller; PAGE 36-37: Finding a Summer Job
  • PAGE 38-39: International Events; PAGE 39: Chuckles Corner
  • PAGE 40-41: Godfrey Chin Prize for Heritage Journalism
  • Page 42: Calendar of Events

 April Editor - Lear Matthews
Cover Design - Claire A. Goring
Layout & Design -  Claire A. Goring & Ashton Franklin
Copy Editors - Edgar Henry & Lear Matthews
Contributors: Vibert Cambridge,  Muriel Glasgow, Lear Matthews,  Michael Benjamin, Peter Halder, Allison Skeete, KaieteurNews, Hazel Woolford, Youths for Guyana, Carl Hazlewood

Guyanese Online Newsletter – Feb-Mar 2013

Guyanese Online Newsletter – Feb-Mar 2013

Download it:  34- Guyanese Online Newsletter – Feb-Mar 2013

Republic Day 2013

Republic Day 2013 – Flag Raising

In February, Guyana celebrated the 43rd Anniversary as a Republic and  Mashramani, its cultural Celebration.   

This monthly newsletter is published early every month, with news and events that occurred the previous month and not covered in the Blog entries which are entered daily.

About 70% of our estimated 20,000+ readers live in the USA, Canada, and the UK.

In February 2013 the Blog had 57,686 views, second highest ever, in a total of over 1,028,258 views to date.  We have therefore passed a million views. The total Blog entries are now almost 2400 so there is lots of information, including music videos, to access.

This 34th issue has 21 pages.  Here are the major news categories:  List of top 30 most popular entries for February 2013 as well as  30 Most Popular Entries – All-Time; February 2013 Blog Entries = 126 entries; Guyanese Associations News; Arts and Cultural News;   Guest Editorial; Guyana’s Parliament and Governance; Other Guyana news; Business; Education ; Medical News; and Tourism.

Guyanese Associations can advertise FREE in this newsletter and blog, so send in your information early. Companies can advertise at very low rates.  Please write me at   or

Your comments are welcome. Please put them on this Blog entry or e-mail me. You can also forward  this as well as your favourite entries to your FACEBOOK and TWITTER accounts.

We hope that you find it informative… Enjoy!

Download:       Guyanese Online Newsletter – Feb-Mar 2013 


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