Government honours service of voluntary music volunteer
ZIZ News…May 11, 2010 – Officials from the Ministry of Education bade farewell to five year volunteer Mrs Veronica Phillipson at a recently held ceremony.
Recognising the power of music as a tool to aid in personal and academic development, the Ministry of Education readily received Veronica Phillipson, a retired music volunteer in January 2005 when she approached them.
The Honourable Nigel Carty, Minister of Education, presented an attractive painting of vibrant colours depicting a harbour view of St Kitts to Mrs Phillipson for her contribution to music development in the Federation. He warmly embraced the music volunteer for her humanitarian qualities and extended her best wishes in her new endeavours.
Meanwhile, being overwhelmed by the recognition, Mrs Phillipson shared in the sentiments, citing her own appreciation to those who were instrumental in her work.