Digicel hosted over 25 members of Special Olympics Dominica team at Day two of the First Cricket Test Match: West Indies vs Australia, at Windsor Park Stadium. The Special Olympians were very excited to watch the cricket match live, being fans of the sport, themselves. President of Special Olympics Dominica Ainsworth Irish said; "We're very happy that Digicel has again made the effort to host us at cricket. Among us are many cricket fans. In fact, they play cricket at school weekly and its good for them to be a part of the game on this level..." Special Olympics Dominica is also preparing to represent the nature island at the World Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, California from July 25 - August 2, 2015
Digicel Group is a leading global communications provider with operations in 33 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 13 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
Digicel is the lead sponsor of Caribbean, Central American and Pacific sports teams, including the Special Olympics teams throughout these regions. Digicel sponsors the West Indies cricket team and is also the presenting partner of the Caribbean Premier League. In the Pacific, Digicel is the proud sponsor of several national rugby teams and also sponsors the Vanuatu cricket
Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Haiti, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea and Trinidad and Tobago which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.
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