Bank South Pacific donated educational resources valued at $20,000.00 to Samatau Pre-School for
the development of its Early Childhood Education (ECE).
BSP is committed to giving to its Community through this Project annually.
This year Samatau Pre-School was nominated alongside 13 other schools and awarded after the applications were assessed and put through a selection process, states a release by BSP .
The handover ceremony was attended by students, parents, teachers and matai of the Samatau Community.
A representative of the Samatau Pre-School acknowledged the gifts.
“We are ruly appreciative of this initiative. The children are elated to receive resources that would help make their learning fun”.
There were bright coloured matching tables and chairs, an indoor trampoline, coloured mats, and cupboards filled with numeracy and literature books, as well as coloured crayons and educational toys to help boost student learning.
Additional to the resources donated was a multi-printer machine and white-board with markers, to assist the teachers.
BSP Samoa Country Head Mrs. Jennifer Ula-Fruean highlighted the importance of the day and the purpose of the BSP Community Project.
“BSP Management believes that generosity and hospitality paves the way for our success which brings us to why we are here today..
“We are here to help nurture by providing the needed resources for early childhood education..
“We believe that early childhood education with accessible educational resources will help our children succeed in the academic field..
“BSP hopes that the resources we have donated to our Pre-School will be of great use for not only our children today but for future generations to come.”