In celebration of International Women’s Day, The InterClub of Trinidad and Tobago will present a multicultural evening of song, dance and entertainment at Queen’s Hall, 1-3 St. Ann’s Road, St. Ann’s, on Thursday, 7th March 2013 beginning at 7:00 pm. Guests are encouraged to be seated by 6:45pm so as not to miss any of the performances. Tickets are available, and the contribution of $200.00 includes light refreshments and a goodie bag. Proceeds from this event will be used for charitable work and to help those less fortunate.
Beginning 2001, The InterClub has joined other women worldwide “In Celebration of Women” by having an event to mark International Women’s Day, reported Chairperson Kay Narinesingh, president of the Brahma Kumaris Women’s Wing. The 2013 theme, as declared by the United Nations, is The Gender Agenda: Gaining Momentum. Over time and distance, the equal rights of women have progressed. We celebrate the achievements of women, while remaining vigilant and tenacious for further sustainable change. There is global momentum for championing women’s equality, and the members of The InterClub are proud to assist in this endeavour.
Mrs. Narinesingh explained that the club was founded in 1984 “to inspire and motivate women to reach their full potential. We celebrate women and would like to empower her to know that self-care is not selfish and that she has to take care of herself first so she can be there for others.” The Club now comprises of Presidents of twenty-two women’s organizations in Trinidad and Tobago, and continues to grow.
To purchase tickets, or for more information about the event or The InterClub, please contact Chairperson Kay Narinesingh (796-7916), or Pat Downs (756-9555), or Donna Ali (389-2177).