“AKA Needs US$1m To Complete Omega Market Project”

By Jefferson D. Tweh

The President of Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA) Sorority Incorporated, Madam Candace Eastman has disclosed that her organization needs US$1 million to complete the Omega Market project located in Paynesville, Montserrado County.

Speaking at the Omega Market Project raffle draw program at Paynesville City Hall, Madam Eastman said the raffle draw is intended to raise funds and   complete the Omega Market project and added that half of the project is completed.

According to her, raffle draw is one of the strategies that her Organization is using to raise funds and complete the entire Omega Market Building. Additionally, she said tickets are sold at various supermarkets and each ticket costs US$1 or LD$100. She explained that the tickets will be sold until December 2015 and inhabitants are encouraged to purchase them.

She told journalists that her Organization provides community services through Liberia and around the world and will continue to demonstrate its commitment to providing services for communities at all times.

During the raffle draw, some individuals won great prizes from Alpha Kappa Alpha Organization and those persons are: Elsie Cooper Hisense Freezer, ticket number 056536; Amos Mitchell won Triple Burner Outdoor Gas Stove, ticket number 200018; Zinnah Samuels wons Triple Burner Outdoor Gas Stove, ticket number 056979;Dante Legada wins Tiger Generator, ticket number 056502;Sardayah Barners wins Steam Iron, ticket number 054054; Varney Saryon wins Dry Iron, ticket number 200151; Dewitt Von Ballmoos won DVD Player, ticket number 056919; Samuel Jippy wins Bread Toaster,ticket number 056468; George K. Cooper won Juicer Black & Decker, ticket number 200163;Yvette ChessonWreh won 2 pickup tires, ticket number 056795;George K.Cooper wins fall fan, ticket number 200057; George K. Cooper wins Electric Fan, ticket number 200169;Dewitt Von Ballmoos won Large Chandelier, ticket number 056923;Lavele Zayzay won lunch for two weekends for two with breakfast, ticket number 200148;E.Saidorla won lunch for two weekends for two with breakfast with ticket number 054046.

Meanwhile there is a need that Liberians support this unique process by purchasing Alpha Kappa Alpha tickets from various supermarkets to meaningfully support the project because it will help marketers to have good business environment in Paynesville.