Papillon by Rex Resorts hosts first annual scholarship distribution ceremony
On Monday September 4, 2017, Papillon by Rex Resorts proudly hosted its first annual scholarship distribution ceremony in the resort's training room. The team members whose children were recipients of the scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year were Ray Alexander from the Purchasing Department, Denise Joseph from the Food & Beverage Department, Wivina Augustin from the Housekeeping Department and Davidson Regis from the Food & Beverage Department.
Following congratulatory remarks, Papillon's Human Resources Manager, Mrs. Kernetta Wells, in addressing the attendees, emphasized the importance of the students applying themselves and remaining focused. She stressed on the significance of them focusing on their general attitude as well as being mindful as to what and to whom they expose themselves.
The Resident Manager of the resort, Mrs. Natasha Calixte, echoed a similar message with emphasis on the words, “education is the key to success”. She encouraged the students to aim high and to keep pushing so that they can continue moving on further, not just stopping at secondary school, but going on to attain a degree. Additionally, she stated, “There is a time and place for everything. Get involved in extracurricular activities. Create a balance."
The General Manager for Royal by Rex Resorts, Mr. Richard Michelin, added that the fiveyear scholarship is a demonstration of the resort's gratitude to its employees and encouraged the awardees to use it wisely.
The future is definitely a bright one for these young and zealous academics. Papillon by Rex Resorts congratulates each of the recipients and wishes them every success in their studies.