Hon. Floyd Green, State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information has expressed appreciation to the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority for donating $500,000 towards the celebration of Child Month 2016.  The celebrations will take place in May under the theme: 'Healthy Children Build a Stronger Nation'. The theme is aimed at raising awareness of children's health - physical, mental and social well-being.

Mr Nari Williams-Singh, Director General of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority made the symbolic cheque presentation to Dr. Pauline Mullings, Chair of the National Child Month Committee and State Minister Green at his National Heroes Circle office on Tuesday (April 19). The funds will be used specifically to support island-wide activities on National Children's Day (May 13).