XCD$74,000 of equipment and raw materials were today handed over to fourteen entrepreneurs who were affected by the passage of Hurricane Maria.

The funds were provided by the Canadian Government and implemented under the Promotion for Regional Opportunities for Produce through Enterprises and Linkages PROPEL.

It was further facilitated by the Dominica Youth Business Trust.

Barbados and OECS Coordinator for PROPEL Dr Nadia Pacquette Anselm addressed this morning’s handing over ceremony.