Celebrated the Club birthday through a fellowship picnic lunch with its members.
Provided 200 packets each of Samaposha, milk powder, chocolate biscuits, marie biscuits and 200 chunky chocolate bars to the students of Jayasispura Kanishka Vidyala, Bakamuna, Polonnaruwa. Each child was also gifted a new school bag. New cricket shoes were donated for the girls’ leather ball cricket team. A bus was sponsored to transport the girls’…
Celebrated International Literacy Day with a special guest author Ameena Hussein. Ameena shared her experiences that went into researching her best-selling book, “Chasing Tall Tales and Mystics: Ibn Battuta in Sri Lanka”. Food and fellowship were enjoyed by all after Ameena’s riveting lecture.
Donated two sewing machines to the WIN Her Jaffna group who successfully completed the sewing classes
Donated a reusable gift bag with sweets and stationary to the children of St. Martin’s Creche.
Donated urgently requested medicines as well as an umbrella, a wall fan, four packs of adult diapers and a box of milk biscuits to the residents at Cheshire Home, a home for the differently abled. This is the oldest and longest-running project of the club.
The club conducted an Environmental Education and Conservation project in two schools in the Hambantota District. 200 plus children in junior and secondary grades benefited from this program in the collaboration with the dynamic youthwing @wnpssl.org. The children were interactively taught about the effects of the environment and human elephant conflict, and we conducted a…