OECS receives additional support from Sagicor to combat the spread of COVID-19

Sagicor Life (Eastern Caribbean) Inc. made yet another contribution to the OECS Commission in support of a coordinated fight against the Coronavirus, which is now impacting every OECS Member State.

Sagicor Life Eastern Caribbean has donated US$50,000.00 to the OECS’ COVID-19 Response efforts. This funding is going directly towards the purchase of COVID-19 test kits to be distributed among Member States.

Sagicor Life Eastern Caribbean was the first regional entity to partner with the OECS on its COVID Response, through a donation of US$20,000.00 used to procure half of the thermal testing kits needed by Member States.

Sagicor’s Chief Executive Officer, Donald Austin is pleased to partner with the OECS in confronting the COVID-19 threat.

The Company’s cumulative contribution now stands at US$70,000.00.

OECS Director General Dr. Didacus Jules says the region is vulnerable to the novel coronavirus and it is for this reason, everyone has a role to play in this fight against COVID-19.

Sagicor says it remains ready to support regional efforts to withstand the impact of the global pandemic