Positive Profiles

Magnolia Counselling and Consultancy Services – 3 women on a mission to destigmatise mental health issues in Guyana

22 Aug: Magnolia Counselling and Consultancy Services – 3 women on a mission to destigmatise mental health issues in Guyana

With the stigma surrounding mental health in Guyana and the increased need for mental health services, three women are presently on a mission to make a difference. They are the visionary minds behind the recently established Magnolia Counselling and Consultancy Services. The trio includes Trained Clinical Mental Health Counsellor, […] Click here to view original article at www.inewsguyana.com

Very few of the emerging ideas for a diaspora strategy have been realised

06 Aug: Very few of the emerging ideas for a diaspora strategy have been realised

Dear Editor, In a 2019 letter, a suggestion was made to implement a diaspora strategy. This letter was supported by Dr. Vishnu Bisram, who described lived experiences and perceptions on the topic. Today, very few of the emerging ideas have been realized. There are priority objectives that have not […] Click here to view original article at www.stabroeknews.com

Celebrate National Culture and Heritage of Guyana with Guyanese Swag

04 Aug: Celebrate National Culture and Heritage of Guyana with Guyanese Swag

Guyanese Swag Launch vibrant lifestyle collection to celebrate national culture and heritage of Guyana [FLORIDA] – Guyanese Swag is thrilled to announce the launch of its lifestyle fashion brand for men, women, and children at guyaneseswag.com . The new brand seeks to help Guyanese raise awareness and promote pride […] Click here to view original article at sflcn.com

Loved and Lost: When Mertle McGarrell reunited with her kids, she was on top of the world

03 Aug: Loved and Lost: When Mertle McGarrell reunited with her kids, she was on top of the world

This story is part of Loved and Lost , a statewide media collaboration working to celebrate the life of every New Jersey resident who died of COVID-19. To learn more and submit a loved one’s name to be profiled, visit lovedandlostnj.com . Mertle McGarrell spent a decade apart from […] Click here to view original article at www.northjersey.com

Guyanese-American nurse who gave jab to US VP urges all to get vaccinated

01 Aug: Guyanese-American nurse who gave jab to US VP urges all to get vaccinated

Nurse Patricia Cummings taking her jab Long before Patricia Cummings made headlines for vaccinating United States Vice-President Kamala Harris, she was a nurse who enjoyed caring for her patients as much as she could. Cummings, who has been a nurse for 16 years and is currently a Clinical Nurse […] Click here to view original article at www.stabroeknews.com

Itel Acquires Guyanese Rival Emerge BPO

28 Jul: Itel Acquires Guyanese Rival Emerge BPO

Jamaican call center firm Itel has acquired its Guyanese rival Emerge BPO , adding more than 700 employees to its global workforce in addition to winning access to some deep-pocketed US clients. Founded in 2008, Emerge BPO runs large delivery centers in Guyana and Honduras, with most of its […] Click here to view original article at nearshoreamericas.com

Celebrate Guyana's Vibrant Heritage and Culture With Guyanese Swag’s - New Lifestyle Brand For Men, Women and Children

19 Jul: Celebrate Guyana’s Vibrant Heritage and Culture With Guyanese Swag’s – New Lifestyle Brand For Men, Women and Children

Guyanese Swag T-Shirt and Sneaker Collection Guyanese Swag Coffee Tea Mug Collection The time has come for Guyanese around the world to rise up and proudly celebrate who we are by paving the way for the next generation.” — Lakeshia Singh-McKay TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA, July 12, 2021 / EINPresswire.com […] Click here to view original article at www.einnews.com

St Clair to be inducted into Australia’s Hall of Fame

19 Jul: St Clair to be inducted into Australia’s Hall of Fame

Nicole Price and Gairy St Clair. By Nicole Price in Australia On a chilly winter’s morning in the southern Sydney suburb of Gymea, Gairy St. Clair sends his Saturday morning boxing cardio class on their way amid an exhausted, but upbeat, flurry of fist pumps and high fives. As […] Click here to view original article at www.stabroeknews.com

Success Playfield named after late Olympian Harry Prowell

18 Jul: Success Playfield named after late Olympian Harry Prowell

Some of the persons who came together to make the project a reality (Photo: Avenash Ramzan/News Room/July 17, 2021) Twenty-one years since his passing, Guyanese Olympian Harry Prowell was on Saturday (July 17, 2021) honoured in a way his admirers hope will fortify his legacy and inspire future generations. […] Click here to view original article at newsroom.gy