#Bahamas, September 30, 2017 – Nassau – Governor General Youth Awards (GGYA) and Special Recognition Ceremonies were held at Government House on Thursday evening, September 28, 2017 hosted by Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, seated centre. There were 31 young people presented with gold awards for completing service, skill, and physical recreation requisites within one year.
Pictured with the GGYA award winners are officials of the programme, seated, from left: Everette Mackey, Treasurer, GGYA Board of Trustees; Denise Mortimer, GGYA National Executive Director; David Clarke, Regional Director, the Americas; Dame Marguerite; Rosamund Roberts, Secretary, GGYA Board of Trustees; Jack Thompson, Chairman, GGYA Management Council; Suzanne Black, Member, GGYA Board of Trustees; and standing right Ricky Chea, Member, GGYA Board of Trustees.
The award ceremony took place in the Ballroom, followed by a reception on the Patio.
(BIS Photo/Patrick Hanna)