ExxonMobil lends hand in refurbishing Waramuri Village recreational ground
Oil and Gas giants ExxonMobil Guyana continues to make their presence felt in the land of many waters, especially in the sports arena, as the company has ventured into yet another project that will directly boost sporting activities in the Region One (Barima Waini) area.
ExxonMobil Guyana has partnered with the Silver Sands Sports Club in the Waramuri Village, Region One to refurbish the recreational ground that serves the community. After weeks of refurbishing works, the facility was commissioned on Saturday last, May 18, 2019.
President of Silver Sands Sports Club, Rowena Williams revealed to those present at the ground’s commissioning that this has been a dream of several senior citizens of Waramuri. She went on to state that the refurbishment was truly a community effort.
Meanwhile, Senior Director, Public and Government Affairs, Deedra Moe and Community Relations Manager, Suzanne De Abreu represented ExxonMobil Guyana at the event.
Delivering brief remarks, Moe indicated that ExxonMobil Guyana is pleased to partner with the sports club on such a useful facility.
“It is an opportunity to promote exercise, to promote youth development through sports… and really an opportunity to gather as family and friends as a larger community, working together and being one,” she continued.
ExxonMobil Guyana has made an overall contribution of about GYD$ 10 M over two years to refurbish the sports ground and supply equipment.