Donated 100 English and Sinhala books from various genres, including fiction, non-fiction, literature and educational texts which were gifted by the Asia Foundation in celebration of World Literacy Day to Rajagaha Ela Junior School in Pallapitiya, Gampola.
Collaborated with Nazia Yakoob to host a special day of yummy goodness for the children at Suwa Arana, Indira Cancer Trust. Since September is “Childhood Cancer Month”, The session was a wonderful form of relaxation therapy where the little patients turned into little master chefs. The tiny tots had a blast mixing batter, waiting impatiently…
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
Initiated a sewing programme to the mothers of the students at St. Martin’s Creche.
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’…
Donated a reusable gift bag with sweets and stationary to the children of St. Martin’s Creche.
Visited the “Singithi Pola” run by the mothers of the students of St. Martin’s Creche.
Donated a juki sewing machine to a deserving self employed mother.
Initiated the project to read and teach English two days a week to the children of St. Martin’s Creche Thimbirigasyaya.