FROM LEFT: Clari Gilbert, treasurer SVGRNA; Roy Adams, president of VINTAS; Catherine Nash, member SVGRNA, Glenna Greaves, member SVGRNA.
Press Release
September 17, 2021
Retired Nurses Association donates face shields for bus operators

THE ST VINCENT AND the Grenadines Retired Nurses Association (SVGRNA), on Thursday August 26, handed over 97 face shields to Roy Adams, President of the Vincentian Transport Association (VINTAS). The association said in a release that the donation is part of their efforts to assist with the fight against covid-19.

Adams expressed gratitude on receiving the face shields and applauded the SVGRNA for their efforts in the fight against this dreaded disease.

SVGRNA said it is encouraging everyone to follow the protocols recommended by the Ministry of Health which include the wearing of masks, washing/sanitizing hands, physical distancing, and getting fully vaccinated. A proper diet and exercise to build up the immune system is also important. These are the tools that we have with which to fight this virus, let us use them all, the release concluded.