The Water Conservation and Rain Harvesting Project of the Port Morant Primary and Junior High School in St. Thomas has been boosted by the donation and installation of a 1000-gallon Water Tank courtesy of Petrojam Limited.
Efforts by the Jamaica National Children’s Home to improve the literacy and numeracy levels of underachieving wards in its care, were recently boosted through a donation of $60,000 from Petrojam to cover instructor expenses for its Summer Intervention Programme in Remedial Education. The programme, which continues into September, aims to provide additional support to some fifteen students who have been performing below grade level at their respective institutions. Seven of these students were recently placed at the JNCH from Places of Safety.
AS Jamaica's Mission to Rio World Cup qualifying campaign moves into higher gear, it will need fuel of all kind to sustain its momentum.
And the Reggae Boyz got a top-up from the state-owned national petroleum refinery Petrojam, which has committed $4.8 million worth of the precious commodity to keep the wheels turning for the 2014 World Cup, slated for Brazil.
The four-year deal, which actually started last year, will see the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) getting a monthly supply of fuel valued at $100,000 to keep the team bus and "selected JFF vehicles" runnning.
Petrojam Limited on Monday, May 28, welcomed the first batch of a total of a 120 high and tertiary level students who will be participating in the Company’s 2012 Summer Employment Programme, May 28-August 17.
The programme is one of the company’s corporate social responsibility activities and seeks to provide the nation’s youth the opportunity to build solid work experiences and gain an appreciation of the important connection between work and learning.