PRESS RELEASE – On Thursday 18th December 2015, the Villa St. Joseph Home for the Elderly hosted its Annual Resident & Staff Appreciation ceremony. During the ceremony residents, staff and their families were treated to delightful Christmas music by a popular local band.
A number of staff were also rewarded for their service to the Villa St. Joseph Home. Ms. Aurea Granderson received an award for providing twenty-four (24) years of service to the Home. In receiving her award she said “I am very pleased to receive this award. The job is not always easy but I am grateful to be able to make a difference.” Other staff members receiving awards were: Ms. Cecilia Felix (16 years), Ms. Estephanie Aimable (15 years) and Ms. Florence Biscette (5 years).
During the ceremony the Home also held the Draw for its Fundraising raffle. The winners of the prizes were:
1st Prize – Kazia Arthur (Tablet)
2nd Prize– Toria Placide (Dinner for two)
3rd Prize– Elizabeth George (Bicycle)
4th Prize– Janella Henry (Cellphone)
5th Prize– Armani McDiaimed (450 W Blender)
6th Prize- Darwin Louis (3 Cases of Piton Malta)
7th Prize- Noelissa Biscette (2 Cases of Piton Malta)
8th Prize– Demetrius Jones (Christmas Fruitcake)
All individuals who won are asked to contact the Villa St. Joseph Home for the Elderly at 453-4763 or email [email protected] to arrange for pick up of their prizes.
The Villa St. Joseph would also like to thank all those who donated prizes or in any way contributed to the success of its raffle and Resident Appreciation Dinner. Special Thanks to the National Lotteries Authority of St. Lucia, Coco Palm Resort, Digicel, Courts-St. Lucia, Windward & Leeward Brewery, 1st National Bank, Plante’s Place and Raymond & Company Inc. for their continued support.