Makes Scholarship Donation To Alpha Boys Home
June 6, 2007- Mr. Gary Williams, Chairman/Founder of Children
of Jamaica Outreach, (COJO) Inc. (left) and Althea Knight, COJO Executive
congratulate Edney Samuels and Ricky Bonfield on being chosen as recipients
of scholarships valued at US$1,000 each towards continuing their education.
A delegation from the New York based Jamaican charity was in Jamaica
recently to make presentations to Alpha Boys Home and City of
Refuge. In addition to the scholarships, both institutions received
a 37 LCD flat screen television set, school supplies and sneakers,
donated by Jamaican Patrick Ewing, former NBA star.
COJO is a non-profit
organization in New York, whose mission is to help improve the health,
education and general well being of underprivileged children in Jamaica
as well as the United States.