The Peridot Foundation’s For the Awareness & Eradication of Relational Violence that was held on May 7th 2011, was well attended with guest speaker Ms. Dionne Warwick.
Ms Warwick has for many years been a very strong proponent in support of non- profit foundations and charities including; Aids foundations, children’s hospitals, disaster relief and music education, to mention a few, for which she has been recognized and honored. Her many talents also include being the author of a bestselling children’s book; ‘Say a little Prayer."
Minister of Health Mr. Deweever was also in attendance
St.Maarten’s own dancers performed
Ms. Warwick recieved an award and a framed poster to mark the date of the event
Ms. Gracita Arrindell received a surprise boquet for her participation in this years The Peridot Foundation’s For the Awareness & Eradication of Relational Violence
Ms. Warwick as she was greeted by the guests in attendance