Guyanese Girls Rock Movement (GGRM) stepped into the spotlight with the launch of Guyanese Girls Rock Foundation during a lavish reception at Zen Hibachi Lounge in Queens. The four-year-old organization proved that it was a force bigger than the stormy weather on Oct. 29, attracting many patrons who showed support for the non-profit focused on igniting passion in Guyanese girls to become the next generation of global leaders.
The red carpet event attended by New York State Senator Roxanne Persaud and Guyana Consul General to New York, Barbara Atherly raised much needed funds via its Silent Auction and raffle, to provide leadership capabilities in young women to empower and help the youth, to reach their full potential through enrichment programs, scholarships and exposure to exceptional female role models.
Sen. Roxanne Persaud, lauded Founder and President Harris-Stoute for her vision and commitment to launch the Guyanese Girls Girl Rock foundation, adding,
“We are showing people how progressive we are and how committed we are.”
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