Belize to join mark registration system, establish mariculture policy
March 8, 2022
Caribbean organizations to create Caribbean-wide Health, Safety and Environmental Sanitation Hospitality Standards
March 8, 2022

Benque House of Culture holds exhibition on Wednesday, March 9, celebrating great contributions of our nation builders

Posted: Tuesday, March 8, 2022. 2:50 pm CST.

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Benque House of Culture is holding an exhibition on Wednesday, March 9, celebrating the great contributions of our nation builders both national and local.

On the occasion of Heroes and Benefactors Day, which this year was officially celebrated early on Monday, the Benque House of Culture is launching its exhibition on Wednesday, recognizing Belize’s Heroes, Patriots and Benefactors. The Exhibition will be featuring our two national heroes, George Cadle Price and Philip Goldson and benefactor Baron Bliss. But not leaving out Benque Viejo del Carmen, the Benque House of Culture is also paying tribute to local nation builders’

“We are recognizing key personalities who have contributed to our community,” said Benque House of Culture Coordinator Nalleli Yacab.

“David Ruiz as an author as a cultural icon, educator, and social activist; community health pioneer Nurse Margaret Juan who is the founder of the Good Shepherd Clinic in San Jose Succotz, and frontline workers whose lives were dedicated to the service of others in the health sector, Doctors Kevin and Kenneth Guerra, who passed away due to COVID-19.”

“We’re going to be displaying the biographies and milestones of these personalities.

“We’re going to be launching this on Wednesday at 3:30 pm at the Centennial Park. We want to educate and inspire others to emulate these great personalities who have been giving or have given of themselves selflessly to the communities where they live or lived.

“We feel that these people deserve recognition. They are unsung heroes,” Yacab said.

The Benque House of Culture Coordinator said that the exhibition will also be taken to the Benque Viejo del Carmen Town Hall and to schools in the Benque area.


Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-601-0315.


© 2022, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.


  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa
  • Belmopan Aggregates