MSGF celebrates World Fellowship Day

Maldives Scout and Guide Fellowship (MSGF) has celebrated the World Fellowship Day.

The celebration took place at a special ceremony held yesterday at Hudhuranfushi. The ceremony was attended by ExCo members along with a number of normal members.

Speaking at the Fellowship Day function, the Secretary General of MSGF, Dr. Mariyam Shakeela said that the Fellowship Day was decided upon by those who love the Guide and Scouting activities.

Following the ceremony, MSGF held their annual retreat where scouting-based games were conducted including balloon race, sack race, scavenger hunt, fill the bottle and tug of war.

Advising the members of the MSGF, Dr. Shakeela said that every member should strive to do at least one good thing each day and hold on to the values of guiding and scouting including sincerity and loving the country.

She said that the main purpose of the MSGF is to foster the values of guiding and scouting among the youth.

Highlighting the many social projects by the Fellowship, Dr. Shakeela noted that a special program is conducted monthly for the elderly.

The MSGF retreat features a special cake cutting ceremony along with bringing the message from the International Scout and Guide Fellowship. New members also took their oath and received badges at a special ceremony.