For the 17th year in a row, the Enmore Association of New York (EANY) has held its annual Christmas party for elderly and children of the East Coast Demerara community.
According to a release from the group, the event was held on December 22, 2018 at the residence of Ayube Mohamed and catered for over 500 persons, who were treated to lunch and saw Santa Claus, bringing the holiday cheer and gifts.
They elderly persons also received a hamper and a monetary contribution, compliments of members and well-wishers of the EANY. The celebration was made possible through the collaborative effort of former residents of Enmore, residing in New York.
The release said that the event was made possible through contributions from Sheila Shakoor and family, Steve Kim, Yuri Chandisingh, Elaine McKee, Gavin Anthony, Ravi Etwaroo (Cricket Zone USA), Tina Singh, Aleesha Mohamed, Randolph and Anjanie, Fazal and Shamin Haniff and family, Amar, Salina and Jennifer Prashad, Central Plumbing Specialties, Kim Clarke, Lena Pinto, Geeta Nathai, Art Denson, Prakash and Sirmati Persaud, Balraj Khemraj, Zabida and Romeo Sue, Amna and Jonathan Jagroop, Sam and Safoora Ali, Rennie Bacchus, Abbas family, Seeratan Persaud, Jimmy Baichand, Suresh Persaud, Naresh Persaud, Lawrence Mootoo, Ricky and Sharon Persaud, Hamid family, Ramesh and Lily Lall, Madho Singh, Steve Toor, Jennifer Selberstein, Elegant Hardware of the USA, Nick and Sham and Shano and Julie.