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Trinidad & Tobago NGO & Corporate Giving News: October 2016

Here’s the October 2016 NEWS roundup for local NGOs and civil society organisations as well as corporate giving in Trinidad and Tobago! 

tt-ngo-professionals-media-directoryWe’ve also created a T&T NGO Professionals MEDIA DIRECTORY, which is available for download here for your use as you reach out to the media for coverage of your organisation’s news and events.

Trinidad & Tobago NGO & Corporate Giving News: October 2016:

CWC (FLOW TT) employees upgrade NGO for ‘Mission Day’Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, 31st October 2016 – (MOMs for Literacy)

Cancer survivors in candle light vigil – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, 31st October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Comics a gateway to fight illiteracy  – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, 30th October 2016 – (The Genesis Foundation)

Pilots help spirits soar at Princess Elizabeth HomeTrinidad and Tobago Express, 31st October 2016, (Princes Elizabeth Home)

Cerebral Palsy did not hold her back*Trinidad and Tobago Express, 31st October 2016 – (Cause an Effect)

$50,000 pledge for prostate cancer fight Trinidad and Tobago Guardian, 28th October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

12 containers of relief items for HaitiTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 28th October 2016 – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Thanks for pink supportTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 27th October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Cancer society head advises Govt: Make Children’s Hospital a cancer care centreTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 26th October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Green Screen November 2Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, 26th October- (Sustain T&T)

Climate change will impact Caribbbean resourcesTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 26th October – (United Nations Development Programme Trinidad and Tobago)

Vitas House gets support from Payless ShoeSourceTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 26th October 2016, (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Guardian Media Ltd to donate $$ to Cancer SocietyTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 25th October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

FilmTT partners with Green Screen film festivalTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 24th October 2016, (Sustain T&T)

T&T takes part in UN Habitat conference in Ecuador*Trinidad and Tobago Express, 24th October 2016 – (United Nations Development Programme Trinidad and Tobago)

Students to debate LGBT rightsTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 23rd October 2016 – (United Nations Development Programme Trinidad and Tobago)

Teaming-up for the next generation*Trinidad and Tobago Express, 23rd October 2016 – (Heroes Foundation)

Movie fundraiser to help girlsTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 22nd October 2016 – (Girl Guides Association of Trinidad and Tobago), (Trinidad and Tobago Chess Association (TTCA)

Stakeholders meet for Green Screen launchTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 22nd October 2016 – (Sustain T&T)

We will do anything for our childrenTrinidad and Tobago Express, 21st October 2016 – (Cause an Effect)

The story form a victim’s daughterTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 21st October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Bibby fights onTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 21st October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Getting over the fearTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 21st October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Poverty and LiteracyTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 20th October 2016 – (Adult Literacy Tutors Association (ALTA))

Food scarce for storm survivorsTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 17th October 2016 –(Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Elias donates to Cyril Ross NurseryTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 17th October 2016 – (Society of St. Vincent De Paul Trinidad and Tobago – Cyril Ross Nursery)

Sex education key in preventing teen pregnancyTrinidad and Tobago Express, 17th October 2016 – (Girls with Roots)

Power of the WordTrinidad and Tobago Newsday , 16th October 2016 – (The2CentsMovement)

Help pours in for HaitiTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 15th October  2016– (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC)

The challenges of Cerebal Palsy* – Trinidad and Tobago Express, 15th October 2016 – (Cause an Effect)

Photos: Help slow to come in HaitiTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 13th October 2016 – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Supplies needed for devastated nationTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 13th October 2016 – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Green Market holds upcycling contest  – Trinidad and Tobago Guardian – 13th October 2016 – (Green Market Santa Cruz)

Scotiabank Women race against breast cancerTrinidad and Tobago Guardian – 13th October 2016, (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

Seminar aims to motivate students —The Eagle in MeTrinidad and Tobago Guardian – 13th October 2016, (The Culture House)

Six steps to becoming an Alta tutor Trinidad and Tobago Guardian – 13th October 2016, – (Adult Literacy Tutors Association (ALTA))

TSTT chairman donates to Cyril Ross nurseryTrinidad and Tobago Guardian – 13th October 2016

Gender gap starts early for girlsTrinidad and Tobago Express, 13th October 2016 – (United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF))

Support for Caribbean Women* Trinidad and Tobago Express, 12th October 2016 – (The Caribbean Women’s Support Group (CWSG))

Payless new line for breast cancerTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 12th October 2016 – (The Vitas House)

Sando Corp sending aid – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, 12th October 2016

Cholera now a major threatTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 11th October 2016 – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Digicel’s Epic programme links communitiesTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 11th October – (Digicel Foundation)

Donations begin flowing for HaitiTrinidad and Tobago Express, 10th October 2016 –( Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Putting in their 2 cents*Trinidad and Tobago Express, 10th October 2016 – (The 2 Cents Movement, Bocas Lit Fest)

T&T groups rally to help HaitiTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 9th October 2016 – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

GML pledges support for HaitiTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 8th October 2016 – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Mayor collects relief supplies for Haiti Trinidad and Tobago Express, 08th October 2016(San Fernando Volunteer Network)

Helping Haiti rebuildTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 7th October 2016 – (The HaiT&T Foundation)

The Lioness Project* ‘Express Woman’ in association with Cause An EffectTrinidad and Tobago Express, 7th October 2016 – (Cause an Effect)

TTARP vexed over cut in GATE for seniorsTrinidad and Tobago Newsday – 6th October 2016, (Trinidad & Tobago Association of Retired Persons (TTARP))

Walk for World Sight Day on SundayTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 6th October 2016 – (The Volunteers For World Sight Day)

Sando to Haiti’s rescue – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, 10th October 2016 – (San Fernando Volunteer Network)

TTARP vexed over cut in GATE for seniorsTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 6th October 2016 – (Trinidad and Tobago Association of Retired Persons (TTARP)

Hosein launches Haiti relief effortTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 6th October 2016 – (San Fernando Volunteer Network)

You can help hurricane ravaged Haiti… donations being requested by Sando City CorporationTrinidad and Tobago Express, 6th October 2016 – (San Fernando Volunteer Network)

UTC teams up with Living Water Community for workshopTrinidad and Tobago Express, 3rd October 2016 – (Living Water Community)

Cancer Society hails 15% cigarette taxTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 2nd October – (Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society)

EARS to the groundTrinidad and Tobago Newsday, 2nd October 2016, (Embracing All Real Survivors (EARS))

Time to topple mental health taboosTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 10th October – (World Health Organisation (WHO))

Celebrating World Teachers’ DayTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 6th October – (Adult Literacy Tutors Association (ALTA))

Shoppers get big bargains at annual clothing saleTrinidad and Tobago Express, 5th October – (Association of Female Executives of Trinidad and Tobago (AFETT))

Cholera now a major threatTrinidad and Tobago Guardian, 11th October – (Is There Not a Cause (ITNAC))

Social Development Minister calls for end to age discrimination – LOOP News, 5th October

1 Comment on Trinidad & Tobago NGO & Corporate Giving News: October 2016

  1. Vikki Ramdass // November 16, 2016 at 8:05 am // Reply

    Noted, thank you.

    Kind Regards,

    Vikki Ramdass.

    ________________________________

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