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Corporate Hands | Massy Distributors fetes GSAT students

Published:Thursday | July 27, 2017 | 12:00 AM
The 20 scholarship awardees are joined by CEO Janine Finzi Smith (left -third row) and Country Manager for Massy Group (Jamaica), Peter Graham (right – back row) an an awards ceremony held recently.

"Never give up when you fail. Keep trying and trying and trying until you conquer," were the encouraging words of Peter Graham, country manager for Massy Group (Jamaica) to the 20 Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) students who were awarded bursaries by the company.

The awardees were comprised of students of Balmagie and St Patrick's primary schools in the Waterhouse community, and children of staff members. Each year, Massy Distribution (Jamaica) Limited awards bursaries to primary-school students based on their GSAT performance. This year, at the company's 15th instalment of the bursary awards function, 20 top performers received gifts baskets and certificates, in addition to the bursaries intended to assist them with their secondary-school expenses.