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Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – August 2015

Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter –  August 2015   [Download]

Buxton-Friendship Express - August 2015The results of this year’s Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) examinations came out this month. We feature the performances of a number of students. These students have done exceedingly well, and we salute them.

We have established a special fund to receive contributions to help the successful CXC students further their education. We are asking villagers and friends for their generous support to provide them with subsidies for university tuition, SAT programme, CAPE study materials and transportation costs. Please make cheques payable to: Buxton-Friendship Heritage Fund, Inc., and mail to 454 Vermont Street, Brooklyn, NY. Donations are federally tax-deductible in the United States.    Continue reading

GCA Awards Ceremony 2015 – Brooklyn Borough Hall – September 2, 2015

GCA AWARDS INVITATION

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GCA Awards Ceremony 2015 – Brooklyn Borough Hall – September 2, 2015 @ 6.00 pm

Awardees –2015 GCA AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT

Also view Guyanese Online entry : CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GCA 2015 AWARDEES

GIHR NEWS – Emancipation Edition 2015 Newsletter- Download

Guyana Institute  for Historical Research (GIHR)

Download: GIHR News Emancipation 2015 Edition

Inside – 

  1. David Hinds, ‘On being Black’.
  2. Elton McRae, ‘Cuffy 250 Committee’
  3. Nigel Westmaas, ‘The African-Guyanese Press’.
  4. Hazel Woolford, Gender, African-Guyanese women and politics in contemporary Guyanese society, 1953-2015’
  5. Chronology of African-Guyanese History : 1626-2015
  6. KIDS History Vacation School    Continue reading

St. Stanislaus & St. Rose’s Alumni – OCTOBERFETE – Queen’s Village NY – October 10, 2015

St Stanislaus and St. Roses fete NYC

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St. Stanislaus & St. Rose’s Alumni – OCTOBERFETE – Queen’s Village NY – October 10, 2015   

GUYANA – Budget Debate and Latest News – 21 August 2015

 GUYANA – Budget Debate and Latest News – 21 August 2015

CIMBUX Free Family Fun Day – Hyattsville MD – Sunday August 23, 2015

CIMBUX Free Family Fun Day – Hyattsville MD – Sunday August 23, 2015

Cimbux 2015 Fun Day - Click to Enlarge

CIMBUX 2015 Fun Day – Click to Enlarge

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GCA 2015 AWARDEES

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GCA 2015 AWARDEES:  DOWNLOAD – 2015 GCA AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT

GCA recognizes the creative gifts of individuals and their supporting enablers through its annual Awards.  2015 showcases literary,   performing and visual artistes along with community and cultural enablers under a panoply of creativity evoking distinct Guyanese sensitivities.  Their individual craftsmanship is literal and intellectual.  Concepts are transformed into impactful reality. The substance of their contributions to society is evident by notable accomplishments.

The selected GCA Awardees vary in age from less than a dozen years to more than three score and ten.  In that range there is academic excellence, athleticism and authorship; fashion designing and choreography; video-performance; stage and movie acting; dance;  visual artistry;  definitive journalism;  sculpting;  enabling community change;  and outstanding leadership impacting cultural activities positively.  Continue reading

GCA Caribbean Heritage Summer Workshop Series – 2015 Newspaper

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GCA Caribbean HeritageSummer Workshop 2015

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GCA CARIBBEAN HERITAGE SUMMER WORKSHOP SERIES:

ARTS IN THE COMMUNITY

The GCA 2015 – Arts in the Community 
A CARIBBEAN HERITAGE SUMMER WORKSHOP SERIES, OPEN TO ALL
 
THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS
This comprehensive series of master classes follows the mission of Guyana Cultural Association of New York, Inc.  Its curriculum is based on the dedication of this organization and its offshoot, Guyana Folk Festival, to preserve, promote and propagate the rich cultural heritage and folklore of Guyana.
Although the focus is the multiethnic culture of Guyana, this series explores any and all connections among the various territories of the Caribbean region and the Diaspora.

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Beacon Healthcare School – 10th Anniversary GALA – Brooklyn, NY – September 24, 2015

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Beacon Healthcare School – GALA – Brooklyn, NY – September 24, 2015

10 th Anniversary – Fundraiser and Awards Ceremony

Godfrey Chin Prize – Heritage Journalism – 2015 winners

Godfrey Chin Prize - 2015 winners

Godfrey Chin Prize – 2015 winners  — Click to Enlarge

Godfrey Chin Prize – Heritage Journalism – 2015 winners

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