PRESS RELEASE: – The Department of Public Service will host its annual Futsal Football Tournament in observance of Public Service Day, on Saturday June 30th, 2018, at the Beausejour Indoor Facility from 12 Midday to 9:00pm. Eight teams have been confirmed for the upcoming tournament with ten persons per team and include: Department of Public Service, Ministry of Health and Wellness, Department of Physical Planning, Customs & Excise Department, Department of Education, Fire Service Department, Royal Saint Lucia Police Force, Bordelais Correctional Facility.
Coordinator of the event Shervon Mitchell explained that the tournament will observe all FIFA Futsal rules and regulations. “We are excitedly looking forward to the tournament for which the various teams have been practicing. We are inviting all public officers and the general public from across the island to come out and support the teams. It will definitely be an exhilarating atmosphere,” Mitchel added.
Organizers of the football tournament say prizes will be awarded as follows:
First place: $750.00
Second place: $500.00
The theme for Public Service Week 2018, is, “Transforming our public service, building excellence and promoting good governance through recognition of outstanding service.”