Initiated the ongoing project of supporting school students.
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…
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.
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.
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.