Category Archives: Associations

Guyanese-Canadian Tourism Council launched in Toronto

NOVEMBER is TOURISM AWARENESS MONTH in GUYANA

Guyanese-Canadian Tourism Council launched

November 19, 2017 – Guyana Chronicle – By Frederick Halley

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Guyana Christian Charities (GCC) – Toronto – Valentine Dinner/Dance – February 10. 2018

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Guyana Medical Mission completes 51 successful surgeries at New Amsterdam Hospital

Guyana Medical Mission completes 51 successful surgeries at New Amsterdam Hospital in one week visit

Members of the Guyana Medical Mission

Doctors from the Guyana Medical Mission, during their annual one- week stay in Guyana, successfully completed 51 surgeries at the New Amsterdam Hospital while providing technical support to the local doctors and nurses present at the health Institution.

This information was reported to members of the media at the Hospital’s Boardroom on Friday, November 10 as the medical mission’s annual trip came to a close.      Continue reading

Brooklyn community benefits from citizenship initiative – By Tangerine Clarke

Brooklyn community benefits from citizenship initiative

Photo: Sen. Kevin Parker (second left) and State Assembly Member Rodneyse Bichotte (fourth left) with staff and volunteers of the CUNY Citizenship Now! initiative.

By Tangerine Clarke

A wide-cross section of Brooklyn residents came out in high numbers to take full advantage of services offered at the free annual CUNY Citizenship Now! Initiative, hosted by Sen. Kevin Parker on Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Flatbush YMCA.    Continue reading

CSJAD Newsletter – November 2017

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Demerara Gold being honoured – Brooklyn NY – November 16, 2017

Life can feel so uncertain these days.  Yet, there’s a lot to be thankful for. Wishing you and yours a peace-filled and bountiful NOVEMBER!  Hope you can attend the upcoming November events we’re excited to share with you below!  

Keep making GOLD!  Team Demerara Gold

 
Ingrid Griffith will receive an
Impact Achievement Award
for Outstanding Community Work
from Caribbean Life News!  – November 16, 2017. Brooklyn NYC

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Mashramani – Guyana’s Carnival – Video

NOVEMBER is TOURISM MONTH in GUYANA

Guyana Mashramani

TravelSpan Vacations – Published on Jan 30, 2017.

Guyanese Girls Rock Foundation launched with fanfare … in New York

Guyanese Girls Rock Foundation launched with fanfare

Board members

By Tangerine Clarke | GUYANA – Caribbean Life News -November 2, 2017

Guyanese Girls Rock Movement (GGRM) stepped into the spotlight with the launch of Guyanese Girls Rock Foundation during a lavish reception at Zen Hibachi Lounge in Queens. The four-year-old organization proved that it was a force bigger than the stormy weather on Oct. 29, attracting many patrons who showed support for the non-profit focused on igniting passion in Guyanese girls to become the next generation of global leaders.

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The 15th Annual Walter Rodney Symposium – Atlanta. Georgia – March 23rd – 24th, 2018

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“1968 – 2018:
Reflecting on 50 Years of Struggle”

March 23rd & 24th, 2018

The 15th Annual
Walter Rodney Symposium

At the AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library in Atlanta, Georgia.

The theme for this year will be:

1968 – 2018: Reflecting on 50 Years of Struggle

More information to be announced soon.

The 15th Annual Walter Rodney Symposium will reflect on the 50th anniversary of 1968, including the 50th anniversary of one of Walter Rodney’s most important books: The Groundings with My Brothers (GWMB).

Why 1968?

1968 was a truly momentous year in the history of global social movements, a year of global revolution.

It comprised the primary year of the shift from the Civil Rights to Black Power movements and Black Consciousness; the emergence of Black and Ethnic Studies programs; the “Rodney Riots” in Jamaica; innumerable assassinations, uprisings and student movements globally; open social conflicts as seen in the Democratic National Convention in Chicago that year; the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.; the Poor People’s Campaign, and the Olympics Black Power salute which followed thereafter.      Continue reading

St. Joseph’s Mercy Hospital Projects Brunch – Toronto – December 10, 2017

PLEASE JOIN US AT OUR 6th

‘OLE TIME’ GUYANESE

CHRISTMAS BRUNCH

IN AID OF

ST. JOSEPH MERCY HOSPITAL PROJECTS

Come and celebrate the Season with us and enjoy a traditional Guyanese Christmas feast ….

With a Sing-a-long of Christmas Carols, Santa Claus and a good ‘ole’ Guyanese jump-up.

 DATE:          SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10TH, 2017

TIME:               11:30a.m. to 5:00p.m.

(Brunch Service from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.)

PLACE: PICKERING RECREATION COMPLEX

1867 Valley Farm Road. Pickering, Ontario

TICKETS: $35.00 per adult.  $15.00 per child (under 12)

For More details + ticket information : Download St Joseph Brunch Flyer

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