Gardens Gives to NCF
December 18th the National Community Foundation received a
grant contribution totalling $10,000.00 from the Bay Gardens
Inn, Bay Gardens Hotel and Bay Beach Resorts towards interventions
targeting disadvantaged children and older person. This contribution
marked the third to the NCF collected through the “Dollar
a Night” Initiative, the Bay Gardens chain have previously
donated approximately $30,000.00 to the NCF. The “Dollar
a Night” Initiative was launched in 2006 at the Bay
Gardens Hotel and provides guest an opportunity to contribute
US $1.00 per night towards a worthy cause for every night
of their stay. At the presentation, the NCF’s Executive
Director, Ms Juliana Alfred thanked the Bay Gardens’
Management for participating in this humanitarian effort and
expressed gratitude for this donation which will be used to
support vulnerable groups.
donation was presented by the General Manger, Ms. Waltrude
Patrick and Director of Finance Mr. Sanovnik Destang to the
Executive Director, Ms Juliana Alfred of the NCF.
The NCF is a philanthropic, nonprofit organization which functions
primarily as a grant making institution. The NCF has been
able to sustain its support to vulnerable persons through
partnerships with the private and public sector.