Youth Empowered to Lead Healthy Lifestyles
The Grandfond Community held its first ever Youth Empowerment Rally on Saturday July 20th, under the theme empowering youth to make the right and healthy decisions.
At the opening ceremony the social ails which affect the youth on a daily basis were addressed.
Honourable Ambrose George Minister for Information and Communication Technology urged groups in Grandfond to pull resources together to establish a major youth group to represent their area.
Mr. George said by the formation of such groups will lend to the continuation of the good works as a formidable and strong group in the community.
Meanwhile Justina Charles Minister for youth affairs is calling on the youth to determine if social networking has a positive or negative impact on their lives.
Mrs. Charles admonished the youth to be mindful of the information placed on theses social networks, as many times people are branded by the things they see.
Various groups lent their support to the Grandfond youth rally, including the Bathe Estate and Silver Lake youth Groups.