President of Wassa Hemaa Foundation, Hon. Lawyer Mrs. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi has donated Daihatsu Single Cabin Pick-up to the Western Regional Veteran Female Farmer, Madam Hannah Eshun, from Gyimakrom, a community in Prestea Huni-Valley Municipality.
Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, through her Foundation, introduced a Veteran Female Farmer Award to reward the hardworking female farmer with several years of experience in farming to acknowledge the efforts of all elderly women engaged in farming
The presentation was done during the Western Region’s 38ᵗʰ Farmers’ day celebration on Friday, 2ⁿᵈ December 2022, at Samahu in the Prestea Huni-Valley Municipality.
Mr. Abbiam Kuntu Danso, Constituency Chairman of the New Patriotic Party, handed over the Pickup to the Award recipient on behalf of Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, former Member of Parliament for Prestea Huni-Valley Constituency.
The Foundation also supported the organization of the ceremony with Forty(40) pieces of African print cloth for distribution to all awardees.
It can be recalled that the Foundation awarded the Best Female Farmer with Chevrolet Single Cabin Pick-up during the 37ᵗʰ Farmers Day celebration held in the Municipality at Damang.
Prestea Huni-Valley Municipal Assembly extolled Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi with a plaque for her immense contribution towards the institution of the celebration each year to motivate the gallant farmers in the Municipality.
The Plaque was received on behalf of Hon Barbara Oteng-Gyasi by Mr. Addo Isaac, the Public Relations and Project Officer of the Foundation.