WEEKLY UPDATES Good Afternoon Folks, Here are this week’s updates: SUB-‐BRANCH PROGRESS: Upcoming Sub-‐branch Elections: August 13th-‐ Golden Isles August 14th – Elizabeth August 30th-‐ Fox Hill Please note the following sub-‐branches are also up for elections/establishment: Southern Shores, Grand Bahama, Carmichael, Engerlston, San Salvador, Bain & Grants Town. If you or someone you know, are interested in becoming a member or an executive of a sub-‐branch, please contact the sub-‐branch committee at firstname.lastname@example.org BIRTHDAY WISHES Happy Birthday, to all those who celebrated their birthday this week. A special Happy Birthday to PYL’s National Chairman Ms. D’Asante Beneby, the Hon. Dr. Kendal Major, Hon. Melanie Griffin. May God bless you all to see many more. PYL’S NATIONWIDE BOOK DRIVE: BOOKS! BOOKS! AND MORE BOOKS! The National Book Drive has launched and the constituency officers are collecting more and more books everyday. On August 1st PYL launched its nationwide book drive and will be collecting books until August 25th that are in good condition at all constituency offices nationwide, at the Sir Lynden Pindling Center (New Providence) and PLP House (Grand Bahama). These books will then be distributed throughout the Urban Renewal Centers as we launch our ‘Each One Teach One’ Tutoring Session Program. Stay tuned for more information & thank you in advance for your book contributions. PLP STEAK OUT: Thank you everyone that came out to support the PLP’s Steak Out on Emancipation Day. The Steak Out was a major success and the food was delicious. Thank you all and see you next time.
UPCOMING EVENTS: NGM (National General Meeting): The next general meeting is scheduled for August 26th, 2012 under the theme, “Gambling: The Youth’s Perspective” at the Sir. Lynden O. Pindling Center at 4pm. There will be guest speakers, prizes and a mock referendum taking place. We welcome all young Bahamians ages 13-‐35 to learn more about the organization and to meet the new executive board. Light refreshments will be served. BE PROGRESSIVE & GET INVOLVED: If you are interested in becoming a member of the Progressive Young Liberals please contact us via e-‐mail email@example.com for more information. If you are interested in any of the following National Committees of the Progressive Young Liberals please contact us via e-‐mail firstname.lastname@example.org • National Development Committee • Socials & Fundraising Committee • Education & Empowerment Committee • Social Outreach & Development Committee • Public Relations Committee • Membership Committee “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much” ― Helen Keller As a party and as an organization it is important for us to work together to promote the progress of our party and the PLP administration. It is even more important for us as Bahamians to work together to rebuild our nation in order to progress onward to a bright and prosperous future. Together we truly will achieve more. So that’s it for now folks! Have a great weekend and help someone where you can. Get involved!