The Community Education Empowerment for Development (C.E.E.D) is a Registered Barbadian Charity which will be located in Reed Street in the City. Their aims and objectives are to assist in the provision and promotion of community specific projects and programmes and to provide sensitive educational and empowerment initiatives to develop persons from marginalised communities.
The Donation from The Maria Holder Memorial Trust will enable the Community Education Empowerment for Development to establish an Educational and Empowerment Centre. The centre’s proposed curriculum which will encompass alternative learning systems through offering on site basic literacy and skills building initiatives and vocational training. At the conclusion of the programme fifty persons will have acquired literacy skills and other training thus enabling them to have a better chance at employment.