PRESS RELEASE – The Pearl on Thursday November 17th, was the setting of yet another historic Christmas Launch for the region’s leading telecommunications and entertainment provider, Digicel.
Digicel St. Lucia unveiled its grand 2016 Christmas campaign themed ‘#GetGifted’ and has yet again raised the bar to ensure St. Lucians all have an opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary Christmas.
Digicel’s #GetGifted offers all customers the chance to win life changing gifts this Christmas. By topping up $10 or more, paying their postpaid bills in full and by the 24th, purchasing a smartphone and activating a 3 in 1 all inclusive power bundle plan, customers can #GetGifted with a grand home makeover, a relaxing family vacation for four (on a cruise or jet away), the opportunity to become a Lifetime Digicel customer and the chance to walk away with $30,000 cash.
Additionally, customers have the opportunity to #GetGifted daily in store with free credit, smartphones, accessories, gadgets and more when topping up, making purchases or paying bills. Digicel is also ensuring customers are empowered to affordably gift their family, friends and loved ones with offers of incredible discounts on smartphone slashed by up to fifty percent.
Amazing weekly gifts including a 32” flat screen television, $1,000 gas voucher, $1,000 grocery voucher, $1,000 Courts voucher plus $1,000 in cash are also in store for Digicel customers. Furthermore, in the spirit of gifting, Digicel will double the gifts for the weekly winners, so that they too can gift a loved one compliments Digicel.
Through other mediums such as social media platforms, radio and community initiatives, Digicel will deliver on the premise of gifting and ensure customers and St. Lucians alike all receive the opportunity to #GetGifted.
Digicel’s Country Manager, Mrs. Siobhan James-Alexander, spoke extensively on Digicel’s Christmas corporate position and community focus for 2016 “Digicel, continues to pride itself on giving back immensely to various communities across the island. Christmas, to us at Digicel, is not only the traditional thoughts of the time of year for merriment but a time where the spirit of togetherness generated through the communities truly prevails.”
“We remain proud of our alliance to the Special Needs family throughout St. Lucia, the unique relationship we share has continued to grow even stronger. Therefore, at our annual Festival of Fun on December 1st, in the spirit of gifting, we have gone one step further to ensure each child receives their Christmas gift wish at this year’s festival. “
She then on to make a special plea to corporate St. Lucia “Additionally this year, we are appealing to all corporate houses and particularly our corporate partners to join us, in the support to the special needs homes (particularly the Dunnotar family) and to pledge their support to the homes particularly during the Christmas season.
Donations can be made at the Beausejour indoor facility on December 1st. No amount is too small.
“Through our annual Feed the Need programme we will be visiting communities on the East coast and West coast of St Lucia providing the gift of a hearty meal to the socio economically challenged. Digicel’s annual Hamper Distribution drive will also continue with deliveries of food supplies, toiletries and Christmas goodies, to various institutions, social partners, homes and families for the Christmas season. Digicel will additionally embark on an extraordinary gifting drive to gift over 1,500 children in St Lucia. Through Digicel’s internal Toy drive initiatives plus through our collaboration with family homes, social institutions and our radio partners, we will ensure as many children as possible around St. Lucia gets gifted this Christmas.” Mrs. James- Alexander added.
Digicel extends sincere thanks to all corporate partners for this year’s #GetGifted Christmas campaign: Courts St. Lucia, Harris Paints St. Lucia, Diamonds International, Duty Free Holdings and Touch Therapies.
This unique Christmas launch also saw presentations by KiddiCrew Theatre Company through their theatrical performance of the #GetGifted theme and Just Us Choir to help further create the perfect Christmas atmosphere.
Digicel encourages all customers and St Lucian to visit any Digicel store near them to take advantage of this year’s Christmas promotion and #GetGifted