WEFM Radio 99.9 is today celebrating its 20th anniversary as a broadcasting entity here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
The theme chosen for the anniversary is “20 years: Forging ahead with reliable reporting, entertainment and music.”
WEFM radio-a privately-owned radio station was founded in April 1997, and is presently ranked by media surveys among the leading broadcasting entities in this country.
Managing Director of WEFM, Julius Williams said that after 20 years he is proud of the progress and achievements made by the radio station, in its thrust to remain a community based radio station.
In commenting on the way forward, Mr. Williams said “management aims to continue to improve the technology utilized by WEFM Radio both in the areas of transmission and social media, so as to ensure that the radio station remains both current and relevant, in this rapidly changing technological environment.”
To mark this 20 years milestone, WEFM has engaged in several activities this month including a road trip on the Leeward Side of the Island, a Church Service at Trinity Apostolic Faith Church in Lower Questelles, the donation of a food hamper to the Clare Valley Government School in aid of its Breakfast programme for students, and an Old Workers Day event being held today April 18.