Rebuilding a Caribbean Jewel

Sir Rodney Williams

“Unite to rebuild” an apt theme as Antigua and Barbuda Association of Toronto (ABAT) celebrates the 36th Independence of the twin Island state. Governor General of Antigua and Barbuda, His Excellency Sir Rodney Williams,will present the key note address at the Gala on Saturday.

Hurricane Irma ravaged the Island destroying 95% of properties in Barbuda. As a result the entire population was promptly evacuated to Antigua prior to Hurricanes Jose and Maria. Relief efforts are on going to help sustain the recovery process. Financial donations can be made through pledges at the even in Toronto the Antigua and Barbuda Emergency Relief Fund.

The account is set up with Royal Bank of Canada. Deposits can be made at any Branch. Transit 06402 Account number 1005040.

Entertainment will be provided some of Antigua’s most talented musicians backed by Kuttin Eddge Band.