Friday, 11 January 2013 19:09

St. Augustine - January 14, 2013: In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Trinidad and Tobago Chapter of the University of the West Indies Alumni Association (UWIAATT), a fund-raising initiative will be hosted on Sunday 17th February 2013 at the spacious Sport and Physical Education Centre (SPEC), U.W.I. St. Augustine from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

The theme of the Event; “Breakfast and Fashion Show with the U.W.I. Alumni,” would be the first of its kind and promises to be a spectacular occasion, with some of this country’s established fashion designers as well as their upcoming colleagues displaying their 2013 collection.

Speaking on behalf of the Event and what patrons could anticipate; executive producer, distinguished UWIAATT awardee Simeon Sandiford said “UWIAATT and Sanch Electronix Limited have collaborated to launch a ground-breaking undertaking appropriately christened The Caribbean Pepperpot, the vision of which is to ensure long-term Socio-Economic survival and prosperity of Caribbeanness.”

Ticket purchases would entitle patrons to the fashion show, a commemorative CD, a sumptuous Caribbean-style breakfast and live entertainment by UWI-affiliated artistes. There would also be Alumni artefacts as well as all the new Soca and Panorama hits for Carnival 2013 on sale at a Marketplace, which will be located indoors on the SPEC Basketball Court.

Patrons would also be afforded the opportunity to participate in a raffle on the day for acquisition of one of artist emeritus Leroy Clarke’s esteemed paintings entitled The Sermon.

A limited number of tickets priced at TT$450.00 or US$75.00 are available. Interested persons should visit or contact Sanch Electronix Limited at 23 King Street, St. Joseph, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago: Telephone 868.663.1384; Fax 868.645.2205. Click here for online bookings.

Tickets are also available through committee members: Secretary Charmain Subero at the UWIAATT Office, St Augustine 868.663.1379 or other executive members Jerry Medford 868.678.3478, Cheridan Woodruffe 868.326.3699, James Richardson 868.680.5219, Hillan Morean 868.488.4550, Marlon Woodruffe 868.786.0468, Simeon Sandiford 868.757.1384, or Mark Regis 868. 497.4604

Proceeds will facilitate implementation of some of the Strategic Objectives laid down in the Business Plan for The Caribbean Pepperpot. UWIAATT and Sanch Electronix Limited wish to express sincerest appreciation for the outpouring of support and eagerly anticipate unveiling this inaugural Event.

Tune in to CHRY 105.5 fm online on Tuesday 15th January at 2.30 p.m. EST for an interview and Media Launch of the Caribbean Pepper Pot, streaming live from Toronto, Canada.