GPL Inc. makes a financial donation to the Cancer Institute of Guyana

Georgetown, Guyana. October 31, 2017: The Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL Inc.) donated a cheque valued at four hundred thousand dollars ($400,000) to the Cancer Institute of Guyana today at a ceremony held at the Institute’s Lamaha Street, Georgetown facility.

This donation formed part of GPL’s benevolent activities in honour of the Companys’ 18th Anniversary celebrations and in observance of Cancer awareness month.

The Cancer Institute of Guyana is a Non-Profit Organization, operating in Guyana since 2006. GPL’s financial donation will lend support to the Institutions’ mandate of providing services such as screenings, diagnosis, and radiation treatment at a subsidized cost coupled with follow up services for patients with malignant and certain benign diseases.

On Friday October 27, GPL Inc. also made a donation to the Ptolemy Reid Rehabilitation Centre that will lend support to the services being offered by the Centre.