Petrojam donates $500,000 to ODPEM

NRSC and JGRA to receive assistance in road safety initiatives


KINGSTON, Jamaica — Petrojam Limited has donated $500,000 to the Office of Disaster, Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) to assist with disaster preparations for the 2013 hurricane season.

According to Petrojam Jamaica’s sole oil refinery the donation is in keeping with the company’s Corporate Outreach policy, which has safety as one of its core areas.

Presentation of the funds will be made Thursday, August 22 at Petrojam’s offices on Marcus Garvey Drive in Kingston at 10:00am.

Presentations of $350,000 and $150,000 will also be made to the National Road Safety Council and the Jamaica Gasoline Retailers Association respectively for road safety initiatives.