Island Boy Entertainment and the Shella Posse Charity Organization partnered with Log Enterprises and other local businesses and individuals to hold their second annual school donation program dubbed Shelling For Education.
Other donors included ECGC, FLOW, Hot97 SVG, Flow Wine Bar, Consul General to Canada Fitz Huggins, Minister Frederick Stephenson, Tha Hook Up, Louise Mitchell, Hans King, Minister Cecil Mckie and others.
C.E.O of Island Boy Entertainment and Member of the Shella Posse Charity Organization, Recardo Wilson says they continue to host this Back to School donation program to assist those less fortunate in the country.
Mr. Wilson says as part of the program they partner with local businesses, individuals and organizations to donate book bags, pencils, books, rulers, cleaning supplies and other items which are used at Schools on a daily basis.
He says this year they made donations to the Auntie Angie Preschool in Kingstown, Argyle Government School, Biabou Pre School, New Grounds Government School, Georgetown Government School, Langley Park Government School and the Tourouma Government School.
Mr. Wilson says in the upcoming weeks they will also be assisting the Dr. J.P Eustace Secondary School located at Edinboro to establish a Reading Club for students at that Institution.
He says they will continue to make donations to educational institutions as he firmly believes that education is the way out of poverty.