Kingstown, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, March 2nd 2020 – The SVGIHF is pleased to report that President of the SVG Indian Heritage Foundation Mr. Junior Bacchus and members of the Executive met with Dr the Hon. Ralph E. Gonsalves Prime Minister of SVG at Cabinet Room on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 at 12.00 noon.
The president thanked the Prime Minister for including the Foundation in his official visit to India in September of 2019 and for taking Mrs. Cheryl Rodriguez, their representative and Treasurer of the Foundation, with his delegation. President Junior presented the Prime Minister with a copy of Cheryl’s report to the Foundation and photos taken while in India.
A number of important matters were discussed and updates will be provided in due course as the plans and goals of the Foundation are achieved and realized.
The Foundation is also pleased to inform you that its Outreach Programme continues, with a new series “Conversations with our Elders”. Interviews have been conducted with several of our seniors. The series will be available on the foundation’s YouTube channel located at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjZY2ihU8kVQK3HhnzGi9Qg, and several others will be shared during the month of March 2020 on this channel and on the Foundation’s Facebook page. This is a rich and rewarding exercise to hear stories of the journeys of our forefathers.
Well-wishers and supporters can look forward to exciting times during this year.