New computers for special school

CAPTION: The management and staff of Fiji Beach Resort and Spa pose with students and teachers of the Nadi Centre for Special Education following the donation of two computers yesterday. Photo: SHALENDRA PRASAD.

By SHALENDRA PRASAD

Nadi, February 7, 2013. Children of Nadi Centre for Special Education (NCSE) were beaming with joy following a timely donation of two personal computers by the management of Fiji Beach Resort & Spa managed by Hilton yesterday.

The school which has roll of 107 students is playing a pivotal role in educating children with disabilities and the donation by the resort will effectively help with the school operations.

While handing over the computers yesterday, Hilton general manager Frederic Lebegue said the resort has formed a long term relationship with the special school and the donation is not just a one off initiative.

?We have been coming to the school every year and during special occasions our staff members are here to spend time with the kids and also provide lunch during the day,? Mr Lebegue said.

Mr Lebegue said the resort is also involved with the Foundation for Education of Needy Children (FENC) in assisting kids for their school fees and essentials.

NCSE head teacher Saran Deo saluted the management of Hilton Resort for their continued assistance and said the school looks forward to more donations and help in the future.