The books for the library at Sargeantville Community catering to over 10,000 residents have LANDED in Jamaica at the Kingston Wharf! The OAaSIS International management on Friday expressed deepest gratitude to Patrick Beckford, leading the contributors from across the US, who informed the group on Friday. “We are very grateful to the Diaspora, Friends of Trelawny within the USA and will acknowledge accordingly,” says Anthea, OAaSIS founder.
ORIGINAL PLEA http://www.oaasisinternational.org/books-sought-for-library-for-sargeantville-st-catherine.htm
While the combined team from the foundation and the Sargeantville church, await permission to claim books at a tax exemption members also need to resolve issues with Dennis Shipping after being told that the recipients must assume a shipping cost of $15,500 plus for actual shipping that was first understood to have been free. There is need also to make the location ready for opening and stacking the books accordingly.
APPEAL FOR ASSISTANCE FURTHER:
The combined team seeks assistance with material and hands on assistance for the library.
MATERIALS NEEDED INCLUDE:
zinc sheets, cement, boards, boards for shelves(see below), nails
computer, chairs, desk
SERVICES NEEDED include:
assistance with categorising books
labour to refurbish part of building recently damaged,
labour for painting with Berger paints,
refreshments for work projects and opening
The team members seek funds to acquire a stamp or stickers to label books
The team members have a carpenter willing to build the shelves at a nominal charge, so we seek funds
The team members seek funds to clear the books
The team members seek funds for refreshments
All contributions to the overall ‘muckle’ will be rewarded both with promotion and can be discussed further.
DONATIONS can be
a. collected by OAaSIS agents in Jamaica, UK, USA or Canada
b. put direct to National Commercial Bank (NCB) – Jamaica bank accounts:
Account name OAaSIS International Foundation, held at Duke Street Branch, downtown, Kingston
NCB JAMAICAN DOLLAR $ ACCOUNT – 064666886
NCB US DOLLAR $ ACCOUNT – 064673408
c. sent via Western Union to be deposited directly to NCB bank account
PLEASE however STATE preferred project(s) if any!
Please come aboard this exciting project and assist other Jamaicans on their path to advance themselves and their community!
Invest your skill – a note in life’s melody – ADAMc