The Inner Wheel Clubs of Kandy, Kandy Metropolitan, Katugastota and Matale launched their District Project on Childhood Cancer by meeting with a little boy with leukemia and his mother and giving her the first month’s funds for his treatment. An additional cash donation is also donated to the family each month for other expenses.
Donated 23 pairs of custom-made prescription spectacles to students and staff members of a local school using high quality frames gifted by a member. The recipients eyes were tested free of charge at the Eye Clinic at the Centre for Handicapped and the cost of the lenses was met by members of the club. A…
Joined with Sri Lanka Network of Bamboo and Rattan (SRINBAR) to mark World Bamboo Day by planting bamboo saplings at Ambalama, Kumburudeniya in Kandy District.
A joint intercity meeting with Inner Wheel Clubs of Kandy, Kandy Metropolitan, Katugastota,& Matale was held along with Friendship Day celebrations.
Supported a Girls’ Home by providing a stall at a pre-Avurudu sale. The Club made it possible for a Girl’s Home near Kandy to showcase and sell products made by the girls during their vocational training classes.
Makes periodic donations for a day’s meals for the inmates of a Home for Blind Women.
Donated a month’s dry rations to 17 needy families in and around Kandy.
Throughout each Inner Wheel Year members provide occasional treats for disadvantaged children. This year treats have included a tea-time treat for the children of Daya Niwasa, Children’s Day treats for the pupils of Kalugamuwa school & for the girls in the YWCA hostel in Kandy, in a joint project with the YWCA, 33 children and…
Marked International Inner Wheel Day by gifting new and nearly new clothes, materials, curtains, shoes, accessories and sewing and knitting materials to a Girl’s Home near Kandy. A cash donation was also provided for underwear for the girls and 5 kilos of rice were given for their use.
Gifted school stationary and other supplies to 25 pupils attending the YWCA’s English language classes.