Written by Ernesto Cooke
The MOU, Memorandum of Understanding between Martha’s Vineyard and St. Vincent and the Grenadines is bearing fruit.
In the past several months there has been a great deal of activity between the two islands. Preparations are being made for the first ever Vineyard Vincy Festival, slated for August 27th.
SVG will be on display on Martha’s Vineyard, an island off the coast of Massachusetts, which is loaded with tourists from all over the world, during the summer.
SVG Visual artists crafts people and producers of local products were asked to display their work. The festival will also include people from the diaspora.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), signed in September 2014 by SVG Ambassador to the USA, LaCelia Prince, on behalf of the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and Martina Thornton, Dukes County Manager, on behalf of the Government of Dukes County, Massachusetts,” the statement said.