Yesterday, 19th January, 2021. Touchbearers an NPP youth group in the Assin Central constituency donated some PPEs to support the fight against covid-19 in schools.
The executives and some members visited the DCB basic school in Assin Fosu and donated 3 boxes of disposable nose masks, 500 washable nose masks, 2 gallons of liquid soap, 2 gallons of hand sanitizers, 5 packs of tissues, and 2 Veronica buckets to the staff and pupils of the school to aid the fight against covid-19.
According to Mr. Prince Adjei popularly known as Kaffalgin, the executive member(founder) who presented the items to the school on behalf of the group, he believes the fight against covid-19 is a collective one, we do not always have to wait on the central government for some of the petty things we can do to help ourselves and loved ones. Mr. Eric Eric Owusu, who is popularly called Gadafi(Co-founder) also added that, the group embarked this corporate responsibility to help the government to win the fight against Covid 19 among pupils.
Miss Hanna Kwoffie the treasurer of the group also added her voice by appealing to the masses and the community to also emulate from their kind gesture to help the schools to win the fight against Covid 19.
The head mistress of the school and the SMC chairman Mr Apoh, received the PPEs and thanked the group for such kind gesture and urged everyone to emulate what the group has done.
Mr. Apoh the SMC chair used that platform to plead with parents and other benevolent organizations to come to the aid of the young girls who are in their menstrual period with some pads since it a main problem for some pupils in the school.