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Guyana Medical Relief – First Fundraising Cruise from L.A. – April 21, 2017


Dear GMR Supporters,

We are pleased to present our first fundraising cruise on April 21st, 2017, see attached for details and registration. The initial deposit date has been extended to 10/22/2016.
For more information please contact or Herbert Glasglow (

Best Regards

BC Organization of Caribbean Cultural Associations – Caribbean Culture Expo

British Columbia Organization of Caribbean Cultural Associations

bcoccaCaribbean Culture Expo

By Grafton Rouse

Grafton Rouse is a nurse from Barbados.   He is Program Coordinator for the Caribbean Community Health Support Group which is a standing committee within the British Columbia Organization of Caribbean Cultural Associations.

They did it, they did it, yes, they did it. The British Columbia Organization of Caribbean Cultural Associations (BCOCCA) held its first Caribbean Culture Expo on October 1st, 2016 at the Allan Emmott Center in Burnaby. With the help of a small grant from the British Columbia Government BCOCCA was able to plan and organize an event which allowed Caribbean nations to showcase their culture in the form of music, art and food. This was the first event of its kind and many people who attended were so pleased with what they saw that they said this should become an annual event.      Continue reading

Guyana Ex-Police Asso of Canada – Remembrance Brunch -Toronto- Nov 13. 2016


Cancer Awareness – HEROC (NY) – Trip to Guyana – October 22-29 , 2016

The Health & Education Relief Organization for Cancer – (H.E.R.O.C.)

brest-cancerH.E.R.O.C is New York State Incorporated and a 501©(3) organization.  We support Cancer Awareness and the American Cancer Society. In celebration of the third year of our formation, we are embarking on our Inaugural Trip to Guyana departing on October 22nd. Our Team will participate in the following events in Georgetown.

  • On October 26th, we will host a Look Good-Feel Better session with Dr. Latoya Gooding at the Oncology Center at the Georgetown Hospital. This will consist of a Power Point Presentation on Pre and Post Care, Nutrition, Wellness and a day of Hair Care, Manicures and Pedicures.  Most importantly, a testimonial from a young Guyanese Cancer Patient currently being cared for in New York by us and her journey through stage 4 Breast Cancer. Each attendee will receive a gift bag with customized goodies for their well-being.

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DC Metro Cricket Organization – Dinner & Awards Ceremony- Nov 25, 2016


GCA- Guyana Cultural Association of New York – Aug-Sep 2016 e-Magazine

Guyana Cultural Association of New York Inc. e-Magazine August-September 2016

Download: gca-august-september-2016-e-magazine

gcaIN THIS ISSUE  – PAGE 3: My name is Ava   PAGE 4-9: GCA – Report Card   PAGE 10: Literary Mart     PAGE 11: Children’s Village   PAGE 13: Gyaff with Bert Carter     PAGE 14-15: Kwe Kwe Nite  PAGE 18: Dr. Patricia Cambridge in recital     PAGE 19: BAC at Family Fun Day.     PAGE 20: Awards 2016     PAGE 22-24: National Dance Company of Guyana    PAGE 25-26: Poem: I’m a Guyanese    PAGE 28-31: Emancipation     PAGE 33: Ron Bobb-Semple

Guest Editor Eric Phillips   Cover Design Claire Goring & Ashton Franklin.    Copy Editors- Edgar Henry, Lear Matthews Layout and Design by Claire A. Goring & Ashton Franklin.       Continue reading

Buxton-Friendship: COTAB Annual Boxing Day Dance -Toronto – Dec. 26, 2016


Queen’s College Alumni Association (Toronto) – Bursaries closing November 30, 2016

Queen’s College Alumni Association (Toronto) – Bursaries closing November 30, 2016

The Queen’s College of Guyana Alumni Association (Toronto) Inc. is again offering three (3) $1,000 bursaries, to encourage QC alumni or the children or grand-children of members of the QCAA Toronto, to pursue post-secondary studies at university and college/CGEP with the ultimate objective of obtaining a first degree/diploma/certificate.
 The submission deadline is Nov 30, 2016.

The Guidelines and Application Form can be downloaded from
Please forward to those who may be eligible to apply.
Victor R. Moses
Secretary, QCAA Toronto

GIHR- Annual Tea Party & Fashion Show – Guyana – 29 October 2016


Download flyer: gihr-tea-party-advertisement

Guyana Christian Charities – Bake & Food Sale- Toronto – October 30, 2016


Download Flyer: guyana-christian-charities-bake-sale-2016

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