(Press launch) — The Tan Siu Lin Basis donated $10,000 to the Saipan Mayor’s Workplace to assist 4th of July actions on the island.
Liberation Day festivities embody the return of the standard parade this morning, whereas a 45-minute fireworks show within the night will shut the annual celebration. This would be the first time for the reason that Covid-19 pandemic hit that the NMI will maintain the parade, which options varied marching models and float shows from private and non-private organizations.
“We’re again. We’re bringing again the island spirit that every of us takes satisfaction in as islanders residing on this stunning island. The 4th of July festivities will raise the spirits of our residents and guests,” mentioned Saipan Mayor, David Apatang.
Fifty teams take part within the parade, together with 21 entries within the float class. Money prizes await the highest 6 within the competitors float class with the primary place winner taking house $5,000 and $four,000, $three,000, $2,000, $1,000 and $500 for the second by way of sixth finishers. .
“The Tan Siu Lin Basis congratulates the Saipan Mayor’s Workplace and this yr’s Liberation Day Committee for bringing again the long-awaited parade. We’re additionally happy to hitch the group in remembering a vital a part of our historical past. Completely happy Liberation Day,” mentioned Tan Siu Lin Basis Govt Director Merlie Tolentino.
The Seashore Highway Liberation Day Parade will start at 10 am from Nationwide Workplace Provide to the Garapan Fishing Base.