Thank you very much for the generous donations to the PALAS students in 2016-17 academic year.
The funds will support the students tuition, school fees, books etc.
You are making a world of a difference for these students.
PALAS awarded 384 scholarships over the past six (6) years to students in Jamaica/Caribbean
including 102 new ones presented on August 13, 2016 at Pegasus Hotel in Jamaica.
The Hon. Floyd Green in the Minister of State in the Ministry of Education &
Attorney Mr. Patrick Campbell of Washington, D.C were the keynote speakers.
A total of 22 students who have been in the PALAS program for the past 5 years graduated with their
university degrees in 2016; including 6 Medical Doctors, 7 Lawyers and 7 Fine Arts students.
Overall 35 PALAS students have now graduated from University. (See photos below).
PALAS is a Non-Profit, 501(c)(3) tax exempt entity as determined by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Please click the link below to view a thank you note. Also please continue to help us spread the word,
our website is www.PALAS1.org
.ca/ (Please click link to view 45 secs PALAS thank you video)
102 PALAS Awardees with Hon. Floyd Green, Patrick Campbell & Rula Brown
Over 325 attendees at Pegasus in Kingston
Hon. Floyd Green & Rula Brown Present Computers to 2016 Gold Star Performers,
Hon. Floyd Green, Rula Brown, Attorney Patrick Campbell & Jackie Brown
Shanae T. Christian of Wolmers Girls & Ashleigh-Ann Dussard of UWI.
watch?v=kgnzwn0sQE8&feature= youtu.be&a ( MUST WATCH Ashleigh-Ann Dussard's speech)