#Bahamas, August 24, 2017 – Nassau – Sir Franklyn and Lady Sharon Wilson are the latest Bahamians to make an investment in the endowed scholarship program at the University of The Bahamas. President of UB, Dr. Rodney Smith announced that the Wilsons have given $35,000 and are the Royal Donor to the President’s Gala Soiree, which is schedule for November 11, 2017.
Representative for the Wilsons, Chakita Archer said, “…it is important for each of us, regardless of our circumstance, to help build the University of The Bahamas to become what it must become for the full and proper development of the country we love.”
Through Sunshine Holdings Ltd and Sharon Wilson& Co, both chairpersons now join the distinguished list of #UB Royal Donors, which is the highest level of sponsorship for the President’s Gala Soiree and the university informs that there are only two remaining donor packages at this level.
Naturally, President Dr. Smith encouraged corporate Bahamas to come on board; the soiree is billed as an elegant evening of entertainment and celebration and is a grand fundraiser for endowed student scholarships and it commemorates the first anniversary of the charter of UB.
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