NP donates to FEEL for food hamper distribution

Food at the right time: NP’s CEO (Ag) John Gormandy, presents a cheque to Elena Villafana Sylvester, Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation for the Enhancement and Enrichment of Life (FEEL), at NP House POS, as a donation towards their food hamper distribution drive. (Image: NP)

The Trinidad & Tobago National Petroleum Marketing Company Limited (NP) has made a donation which would help needy families in the fence line communities around the Company’s Sea Lots headquarters, during the current COVID-19 crisis.

According to a release issued by NP, the company made the donation towards relief food hampers, to the Foundation for the Enhancement and Enrichment of Life (FEEL), on Wednesday 6th May 2020.

NP says its donation will aid in the distribution of food hampers to civil society organisations, as well as Forecourt Attendants and other Service Station personnel who are braving the outbreak, apart from the most vulnerable families in Sea Lots, Beetham Gardens, John John, Laventille and environs.

NP’s Chief Executive Officer (Ag), John Gormandy, presented the cheque to FEEL CEO, Elena Villafana-Sylvester.

“Now more than ever, organisations needed to shift gears and join the fight against COVID-19, by pledging support, mobilizing cooperation and providing financial support for vulnerable individuals and communities,” he said.

The NP CEO says the Company has pledged to continue working with trusted NGOs to help people and communities cope with the unprecedented health, social and economic challenges produced by the pandemic.

He says they also have promised to help families, frontline healthcare professionals and vulnerable individuals affected by the pandemic.