Guyana’s Independence T20 Cup 2013…Demerara Bank Ltd on board
Kaieteur News article.
GEORGETOWN, GUYANA - Demerara Bank Limited (DBL) is the latest entity to come on board as sponsor for the popular Guyana Independence T20 Cup to be held at the historic Albion Sports Complex, this Sunday, May 26.
Branch Manager Mrs. Earlene Dawson at the presentation which took place at the Bank’s Rose Hall Branch said that her company is delighted to be part of the tournament. She added that DBL fully supports the development of sports in the Region and is looking forward to continue to support these kinds of ventures in the future.
The Bank is pleased to learn that proceeds from this tournament will go towards charity.
In receiving the cheque Mr. Alvin Alladin thanked the Bank for coming on board while assuring that funds raised, will be spent for the intended purpose.
Proceeds from this event will go towards assisting with the development of sports in the region. First division clubs, Albion and Bermine, two schools and Orphanages are to benefit. Consideration will also be given to support a young talent in Berbice in the field of culture. Part proceeds will go towards the rehabilitation of the commentary booth at the Albion Sports Complex.
The remainder of the funds will be shared equally by the two organisations to fulfill their social obligations and community work under the “Power to Change Programme”.
The organisers wishes to notify the public that no coolers will be allowed irrespective of the size. Admission to the venue is $500 for adults while children Under-12 are free. Popular singer Bunty Singh and his one man band will entertain spectators.