World class comedy supports WCCC

12/04/2010 15:09

A 1,700 Pa’anga cheque was presented to the WCCC to support their work eliminating violence in Tonga. The proceeds were raised from a comedy show – featuring World class comedians Vaughan King, Ben Hurley and Steve Wrigley held over three nights at the Shooters Sports Club.

The comedy nights were arranged by  Sione Moehau of the New City in association with the Buck Jones Entertainment. As Comedian Steve Wrigley presented the funds, he stressed the importance of supporting organizations such as the WCCC and that there were happy to know that there was a service provided for women and children survivors of violence in Tonga.

 “We are very humble that we were identified to receive the donation however the service and support that we provide for victims of violence is critical for this type of work to continue”, said WCCC Coordinator ‘Ofakilevuka Guttenbeil-Likiliki.