GREAT BAY, Sint
Maarten (DCOMM) – The St. Maarten Tourist Bureau (STB) in conjunction with
Elliot Finkelman and Fred Mercer who both work for Expedia Cruise Ship Centers
(ECSC) as Travel Consultants, coordinated the annual “Give Back Program” of
This year the children
were split in two different groups, one group went to the butterfly farm and
the older ones went on a catamaran ride.
After the activities
the two groups met at the Emilio Wilson Park where the children, volunteers and
directors were treated to lunch and drinks.
After lunch the
children played in the park during play time with each other and the
volunteers. When the children were leaving, each home received schools items,
clothing, toys etc.
contacted STB in 2013 to assist with the event for the Foster Children. This
event would be the second event that the group hosted on the island.
ECSC takes care of the
transportation, activities, food and drinks for the children as well as donate
school supplies and clothing to the foster homes.