The Leguan Secondary School on Thursday received cricket gear, computer kits and farming tools from Food for the Poor (Guyana) Incorporated (FFTP).
Speaking in the school’s auditorium on behalf of the non-governmental organization, Natasha Baburam, Committees Manager, urged thestudents to take good care of the items, according to a release from FFTP.
Sheikh Inshan Ayube, Chairman of the Parent-Teachers Association and Chairperson of the FFTP Committee on the Essequibo River island, said that the donation was timely.
He also said that the school continues to balance education with sports and performed creditably at the last CSEC examinations, gaining 78% overall passes. Philomena Chinatasammy, the Headmistress and Nadia Rajnarine, a student also thanked the organization for the donation.