Ahead of the Feb. 2nd school resumption date across Liberia, Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) on Jan. 21st donated 20 school desks to Kaybor Public School of Wedabo-Grand Cess District, Grand Kru County. The donation is in accordance with a Dec. 17, 2013 Memorandum of Understanding signed between GVL and the people of Zoloken.
Making the donation on behave of Golden Veroleum, Assistant Sustainability Manager, Hugh Bladee said the gesture is a manifestation of GVL’s commitment towards the education of Grand Kru citizens and Liberians at large.
Bladee went on to say, “according to the social agreement between us, we are to provide desks over two years, however with your agreement we decided to provide all at once.”
Urging the school authority and community members to use the donation for its intended purpose, Bladee encouraged them to take proper care of the school material in order to ensure its longevity.
Receiving the items on behave of the community, Kaybor Public School Principal, J. Wilfred Jeh expressed gratitude to Golden Veroleum for filling such an essential need at the institution.
“I am proud as a principle to have received such modern equipment, the first since the school was established,” said Jeh. He assured GVL that the desks will be used for its intended purpose and will be properly taken care of. Also speaking at the brief donation ceremony, Kaybor Women’s Leader, Elizabeth Tarkar lauded GVL for fulfilling its part of the social agreement.