Young cancels tour stop

00:00:00 | 00:00:00::Projekktor V1.3.09 Those with tickets to the annual “Greenbelt Harvest Picnic” will be getting some of their money back, after Neil Young and Crazy Horse were forced to pull out of the event.An injury to guitarist Frank Sampedro’s hand caused the group to cancel its North American tour.Picnic organizers announced ticket holders will be reimbursed $40, knocking the admission price down to $100.

Cancer organizations receive support from GBTI

Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Related10 charitable organizations awarded at GBTI’s 2018 Calendar launchDecember 13, 2017In “Business”Much needed flood relief donations continue to pour in for Region 7,8June 3, 2017In “latest news”GBTI launches 2019 calendar with artwork from studentsNovember 24, 2018In “Business” The Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited (GBTI Ltd) made two donations at the Bank’s Head Office in Kingston, on Wednesday, to the Periwinkle Cancer Club and the Guyana Cancer Foundation in support of these organisations.Ms Pearl Munroe and Ms Cheryl Caines of the Periwinkle Cancer Club receiving their donation from GBTI’s Public Relations and Marketing Manager, Ms Pamela BindaHanding over the donation on behalf of the Bank was GBTI’s Public Relations and Marketing Manager, Pamela Binda, who noted that the Bank has always been a strong supporter in the fight against Cancer and in raising Cancer awareness across the country. She also reconfirmed GBTI’s commitment towards same in the future.Receiving the donation on behalf of the Guyana Cancer Foundation was Bibi Hassan, who expressed her gratitude to the Bank. She said that it is donors like GBTI who provide the much needed financial and moral support which fosters the Foundation’s mission.Ms Bibi Hassan of the Guyana Cancer Foundation collects donation from GBTI’s Public Relations and Marketing Manager, Ms Pamela BindaMs Hassan said that GBTI’s faithful financial contribution will go a long way in ensuring that low-income and under-insured women are offered free Cancer screening. She says that the Guyana Cancer Foundation is continually inspired by the dedication and generosity of donors like GBTI who answer the call to give again and again.Similar sentiments were also expressed by the representatives from the Periwinkle Cancer Club. read more