Cruz de Jesus Bello presents cheque to Gus Williams
Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis
November 27, 2009 (SKNIS)
The Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has offered support to the colour, creativity and energy of Children’s Carnival.
At a recent ceremony, Resident Ambassador His Excellency Cruz de Jesus Bello presented a sponsorship cheque to the Chairman of the National Carnival Committee, Gus Williams.
Mr. Williams noted that the committee was grateful to receive support from the diplomatic institution, which has generously assisted several initiatives in St. Kitts and Nevis.
Ambassador Bello stressed that it was an honour for his country to contribute to an activity that encourages young people to celebrate the traditions of culture and carnival.
Youth participation continues to be a focus of the Carnival Committee as it adds a youthful spirit to the festivities and ensures the sustainability of the annual festival.
The Children’s Carnival is organized by the Department of Youth and will be held under the theme “Colour Me Fantastic. The revelers will showcase segments called Kaleidoscope, Paint Me a Rainbow, Monochromatic Splendor, Hue-Mania, Colours Do Complement. The event takes place on December 31, 2009.