Education assistance for the underprivileged

GIS:-The Ministry of Education Launches an Educate Saint Lucia Initiative.

The Department of Education has launched an Educate Saint Lucia initiative.

The initiative is set to help the many students who find it hard to attend school due to financial consraints.

Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development, Hon Dr Gale Rigobert said unnecessary absences of students is an occurance that can no  longer be ignored. She added that the initiative although in its early stages, was picking up momentum.

Individuals interested making a financial contribution to the initiative can do so, as well as contribute to school materials and bags.