Supported a courageous mother, Rukshika, in her small-scale catering venture by donating a rice cooker, 2 large saucepans, a steamer and a gas cylinder. The owner of “Ruk’s Kitchen”, Rukshika is using the proceeds of her business to put her three daughters through school. It is truly a family affair as her husband supports the enterprise with revenue from his trishaw fares and the daughters, who are skilled in IT, do the marketing for their mother’s business.
Supported an eye and health camp held in Moratumulla for disadvantaged senior citizens in this impoverished area. This was done in conjunction with HelpAge Sri Lanka. The camp had doctors checking height, weight, blood pressure, random blood sugar and examining the eyes of these elders. A lecture on general health was given covering nutrition, healthy…
Donated a reusable gift bag with sweets and stationary to the children of St. Martin’s Creche.
Donated a case of milk powder for the children of Bethlehem Creche in Wanathamulla, a low-income area of Colombo.
Donated essential medicines to the Cancer Society Home in Maharagama. Also the patients and the staff were treated to a special lunch.
Weekly classes were held at St. Martin’s Creche, Colombo 5. The sewing classes were attended by mothers of children at St. Martin’s Creche who would like to learn to sew in order to have an additional source of income. These hardworking ladies showed great dedication by attending the classes which were led by volunteers of…