Kingston, Jamaica … September 15, 2023 – Butterkist, this week embarked on a heartwarming outreach initiative to engage basic, primary, and high school students on Red Hills Road where it is located and its environs.
On Wednesday, September 13, 2023, representatives from Butterkist visited eight (8) schools in a bid to spread some back-to-school joy and encouragement. As part of its commitment to fostering community relationships and supporting education, Butterkist gifted students with special packages filled with a delightful assortment of their signature biscuits and cheese snacks. The company's representatives spent time interacting with the students as this initiative not only aimed to bring smiles to the faces of young learners but also to ignite their aspirations and dreams.
Butterkist believes that supporting the education and well-being of future generations is crucial for building a brighter future.
"We are thrilled to have had the opportunity to connect with the students of these eight (8) incredible schools," said Mr. Omar Dattadeen, Business Development Manager at International Biscuit Limited, a member of the Seprod Group. "We hope that these gifts serve as a reminder that we believe in them and their potential. We are committed to being a positive presence in our community."
Butterkist's initiative received a warm welcome from students and school staff, with many expressing gratitude for the company's efforts to engage with local youth.
The eight schools visited by Butterkist include:
Butterkist remains dedicated to supporting its local community and contributing to the next generation's well-being. The company looks forward to future initiatives aimed at nurturing and inspiring young minds.
The Seprod Group is one of the leading manufacturing, export, and distribution companies in the Caribbean, employing over 3,000 individuals with markets in 18 countries around the globe committed to charting a course that reflects positively on the Jamaican economy and positions the Group on a path to globalization.
Picture #2: (From left) Rhea Dyer and Alayna Walters enjoying Butterkist snacks at St Richard's Primary School on Red Hills Road on Wednesday, September 13, 2023.