Bank of Saint Lucia hosted an exhibition of local entrepreneurs on Vendridi Kweyol as it joined corporate St. Lucia in the celebration of St. Lucia’s Creole Culture.
A number of entrepreneurs, the majority female were given an opportunity to showcase their products and services to customers visiting the bank’s main office on Bridge Street.
BOSL has also continued its commitment to Creole Heritage Month by once again making a major contribution to the Monsignor Patrick Anthony Folk Research Centre. Over the past decade, the Bank has supported the efforts of the Centre by way of a financial contribution towards the planning and execution of activities during the month of October.
This year, the Folk Research Centre hosted a series of events, one of which was a Festival of Children’s Games – “Fèsten Jwé Manmay” which was held in the vibrant community of Micoud on Sunday, October 20th, 2019.
Adults and children from the community and across the island participated in a number of traditional games like topie, tikitok, wawa, zi, woulelaba and mab ek pli.