Cayman National has been a
long-time supporter of the Special Olympics Cayman Islands and has pledged its
continued support by their recent donation of CI$5,000.
The Chairman of SOCI, Eric
Crutchley thanked Cayman National for its continued support of Special Olympics
athletes, more so given today’s tough economic times.
The funds are earmarked to replace
the ageing bus which is urgently needed to transport athletes to their respective
“Training is so important to the
athletes’ well being and discipline and the results are reflected in the
remarkable success in the recent Latin American games in Puerto Rico where
Cayman earned seven golds, two silvers and four bronze medals and several other
placements out of over 1,000 athletes from some 35 countries”, said Crutchley. “Thank
you Cayman National.”
Ormond A. Williams, President of
Cayman National Bank said: “Special Olympics embody the spirit of what is
possible in spite of the challenges experienced. We believe that this spirit
must be kept alive in the hearts of the athletes so that they can know our
love, live life to the fullest and achieve their best. In so doing, they give us hope”.