This exciting promotion offers working class citizens the opportunity to secure a short-term loan to facilitate their participation in Saint Lucia Carnival 2013.
AXCEL Finance’s Chief Financial Officer Rojer Inglis said participating revellers are given a three-month period to repay the loan at an affordable interest rate, thus ensuring that as many carnival enthusiast get the chance to enjoy Lucian Mass this year.
“AXCEL Finance is extremely pleased to offer carnival lovers and enthusiasts, first-time revellers and Saint Lucia in general the Jump With Ease Carnival Promotion. To put it simply, this new and exciting introduction for Lucian Mass is aimed at stimulating greater participation in and excitement about the island’s greatest cultural showcase.
“When AXCEL Finance was approached about a month ago to be a partner in this exciting promotion we had no second thoughts as we saw it as an excellent opportunity to team up with a leader on the Saint Lucian carnival landscape to further enhance the carnival product. Ever since starting operations in Saint Lucia a few years ago, AXCEL Finance has become a leader in soft loan financing, offering citizens of Saint Lucia accessing funding to take care of several needs, from education to healthcare. This partnership with TOXIK Nation seeks to build on that investment and demonstrates my company’s commitment to the development of Saint Lucia,” Inglis said.
The Jump With Ease Carnival Promotion is a first of its kind for the English-speaking Caribbean.
Revellers who qualify are granted a loan of $650 for the purchase of a carnival package in TOXIK Nation – Saint Lucia’s third largest carnival band.
TOXIK Nation’s Press and Marketing Manager, Shannon Lebourne, said the band is extremely pleased to partner with AXCEL Finance to introduce another innovation for Saint Lucia Carnival.
The company is also sponsoring the band’s participation in this year’s King and Queens of the Band Competition.
“This partnership with AXCEL Finance speaks to our mandate to develop strategic partnership with corporate Saint Lucia to further develop the carnival product. We have done a lot of ground work and this year we are ready to continue leading the way in adding greater value and excitement for Saint Lucia Carnival. We encourage carnival lovers and first time revellers to register and jump Lucian Carnival 2013 the easy way with AXCEL Finance and TOXIK Nation,” Lebourne said.
To qualify for AXCEL Finance’s “Jump With Ease Carnival Promotion” revellers must present picture ID, latest salary slip, registration in TOXIK Nation, and proof of residence.
Once approved, funds will be directly channelled to the carnival band and revellers will be given a receipt as proof to be used when collecting the carnival costume package at the TOXIK Nation Band House, soon to be reopened on Brazil Street in Castries.
The promotion is open to all carnival bands and will be used as the template for expanding the promotion to all countries where AXCEL Finance operates in the Caribbean.