Thank you to all our 2020 Gala sponsors and individuals who remain steadfast in their commitment our cause. Over the next weeks and months, we will keep you informed on what to expect and what our plans are for the future. Until then – stay safe, stay well, stay positive.
As you know, we have had to postpone the 2020 Gala in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our collective focus is on what matters most - our families, communities and our health. In all that we do it's important to remain optimistic, looking ahead to a time when we can come together again as we continue our mission to support students in need.
Shine Your Light Campaign
The Covid-19 virus has had a devastating effect on the Caribbean especially given that the tourism industry, which is its main source of income and employment, has been decimated. The Shine Your Light campaign focuses on at risk students, supporting their welfare during the pandemic so they can afford meals and other basic necessities as well as ensuring funding of student tuition.
This global campaign is reaching out to the UWI Toronto Gala family, the Caribbean community, members of the diplomatic corps and friends of the Caribbean and UWI worldwide. We are asking you to Shine Your Light on these students giving them inspiration and support for the future that lies ahead. The campaign runs until September 30, 2020... read more