Monday 14 October, 2019

LASCO rallies behind Waterhouse FC with $1.2-million support

Danielle Cunningham (left), beverage marketing manager, LASCO Distributors, presents a cheque for $1.2 million to Donovan White (right), president of Waterhouse FC, at a recent media briefing ahead of the Scotiabank Concacaf League match between Waterhouse and HS Herediano of Costa Rica. Sharing in the moment are Waterhouse head coach Marcel Gayle (fourth left) and several players.

Danielle Cunningham (left), beverage marketing manager, LASCO Distributors, presents a cheque for $1.2 million to Donovan White (right), president of Waterhouse FC, at a recent media briefing ahead of the Scotiabank Concacaf League match between Waterhouse and HS Herediano of Costa Rica. Sharing in the moment are Waterhouse head coach Marcel Gayle (fourth left) and several players.

Waterhouse FC received a major boost ahead of the new Red Stripe Premier League season as LASCO Distributors Limited has committed to providing nutritional and financial support valued at $1.2 million.

The two-year commitment was announced during a recent press conference at the Jamaica Football Federation, marking the start of the Concacaf League.

Waterhouse FC will face-off with CS Herediano of Costa Rica on Thursday, August 22 at 5 pm.

LASCO iCool Water, the official hydration sponsor for the team, will provide the players with products for hydration, recovery and general enjoyment.  

“LASCO is always excited to support youth sport development programmes that shine the spotlight on the talents of our young men, especially on an international level. Waterhouse FC has consistently excelled and our partnership with the team and the community presented a unique opportunity to motivate the players while providing them with the hydration and nutritional products they will need to continue excelling” explained Beverage Marketing Manager at LASCO Distributors, Danielle Cunningham.   

LASCO has also committed to providing Waterhouse FC with nutritious products from its Jack Mackerel and Breakfast brands.  

According to Donovan White, president of the Waterhouse FC, “this is a happy day for us at Waterhouse FC. At its core, football has been about family and supporting every member of our team and the community by extension. LASCO has been very supportive of Waterhouse, we have worked together for the last three seasons and are happy with our progress. The significance of their support is not lost on our young men and we welcome this new extension of their generosity”.  

 

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