Ten persons here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be honoured this weekend at the inaugural GYFTZ Awards Show 2017.
Mr. Montgomery Samuel, Committee Chairman of Empowered Living Conference, a Canadian based organization that is coordinating the event, said that the objective is to award individuals and organizations for their faithful, selfless and impacting contribution to the Vincentian community.
Mr. Samuel said the ten recipients will be awarded in four categories: Legacy Award, Master Award, Impact Award and Generation Award.
He said among the awardees are VINSAVE Preschool, Gaymes Pharmacy, Cobble Stone Inn, Doris McKie, Randy’s Supermarket and St. Vincent Co-operative Bank.
Mr. Samuel said they are planning to make the Awards Show a biannual event.
The 2017 GYFTZ Awards Show takes place tomorrow June 10, at the Peace Memorial Hall in Kingstown beginning at 7pm and Mr. Samuel said tickets for the show cost $40 and are available at Aeropost on Halifax Street, in Kingstown.