PRESS RELEASE People’s National Congress Reform Congress Place, Sophia, Georgetown, Guyana. Monday, October 06, 2008



On Saturday last, October 4th, the Sophia Literacy Project received four (4) computer systems donated by the Guyana United Youth Development Association (GUYDA). Ms. Annazette Silas, Secretary of GUYDA made the presentation to Mrs. Carol Corbin, Coordinator of the Sophia Literacy Project.

The Sophia Literacy Project which commenced on the 5th July 2006 is part of the PNCR’s Youth Empowerment Scheme (YES) programme. There are 180 children in the project between the ages of four (4) to fourteen (14). The project consists of a Summer school and a Saturday school .At the Saturday school the children are taught phonics, craftwork, and conventional academic subjects. Nine teachers and one assistant are assigned to this school. The summer school programme consists of physical education and the making of craft. Twelve teachers are assigned to this programme.

People’s National Congress Reform
Congress Place, Sophia,
Georgetown, Guyana.
Monday, October 06, 2008