Parliamentary Secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office, Sen.??Irene Sandiford-Garner??(FP)????
Well over $120,000 was raised last Saturday at the Telethon and concert which was staged at Farley Hill National Park, as part of Government’s Haiti Relief Effort and not overall, as was stated in yesterday’s GIS press release.
Parliamentary Secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office, Senator Irene Sandiford-Garner, confirmed that so far monies and pledges amounted to $128,903.52.
Senator Sandiford-Garner thanked Barbadians for their generous contributions, while encouraging them to keep on giving.
Persons are advised to call the Haiti Relief Command Centre at Kensington Oval at 274-1100-02,274-1106-07 and 274-1150-55.
Individuals desirous of making monetary contributions can still do so at any branch of First Caribbean International Bank, or the Barbados National Bank. The account numbers are 1001059963 and 1801513-2002, respectively.