About Us

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Programs Supported

  • “Reading Is Essential” literacy program in conjunction with the Ministry of Education in Guyana

  • Reading assessment software program - launched with assistance from the Toronto Board of Education

  • Support for children’s school uniforms, backpacks, clothing, school supplies and personal care

Our Story

BCRNC Toronto Chapter was inaugurated on the 3rd of December 2006 and is an affiliate of the BCRNC Maryland Chapter (USA) and the New Amsterdam Chapter (Guyana). Membership is open to all who are interested in having a positive impact on the educational lives of children in Guyana.

Our Mission Statement

To promote activities and programs that positively impact the growth and development of the mind of the children of Guyana. To encourage young minds to pursue their educational dreams by providing financial support to their families and the community.
We encourage everyone to,
“Adopt a Child’s Education”

Meet the Team

A dedicated team of volunteers working tirelessly to raise funds to ensure that children in Guyana have to opportunity to pursue their educational goals.


Pam Joseph


Treasurer and Secretary of BCRNC Toronto Chapter.


Penelope Young


BCRNC Toronto Chapter Founder and President.

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Roxy Kendall


Program Director and Webmaster.

Next Steps...

Please help us to "Adopt a Child's Education".