Parliamentary Representative for the Castle Bruce Constituency and Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries Honourable Johnson Drigo has described as successful the first ever Castle Bruce Awards Dinner.
Twenty-nine groups and individuals were recognized for their contributions to agriculture; education; health; community development; youth, sports and culture; and entrepreneurship and finance at the dinner held on Saturday, August 8, 2015.
Minister Drigo described Castle Bruce as a special place, full of talented and patriotic people. He said it was only fitting that the community recognized those who had made and continue make meaningful contributions to its development.
Among the awardees were; Director of the National Drug Prevention Unit – Jacinta Bannis; former Parliamentary Representative – Oliver Sanderson; Principal of the Castle Bruce Primary School – Jovin Joseph ; The Houston Dominica Association; and Cultural Elder – Damas Challenger.