The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently presented Rs 750,000 worth of footwear to 500 children who were affected by the recent floods in the Baduraliya area as a part of its comprehensive multilevel post-flood relief programme. The children from five schools in the area were selected after a needs assessment…
Jungle Beach by Uga Escapes hosted two community service initiatives, in-keeping with their commitment to continuously improve local economic, social, health, academic interests and conservation efforts. Jungle Beach by Uga Escapes, recently hosted two noteworthy socially responsible initiatives in Kuchchaveli and Pigeon Island marine nation park; both areas in dire…
A thousand people affected by the recent floods in the Southern Province have been provided with free medical consultations and medicines at medical camps organised by Ceylinco Life. Using the expertise and facilities accumulated by the company for its ‘Waidya Hamuwa’ programme – a corporate social responsibility initiative that has…
Extending a helping hand to communities in the Anuradhapura, UK-based charity, the Charles Education Centre, opened the Mahawilachichiya Education Center for Children with a view to providing underprivileged communities in the region with access to high quality educational facilities. The new facility, which was completed with assistance from the Hayleys…
A comprehensive multi-level assistance programme designed to help families affected by the recent floods to recover from their ordeal has been launched by the Commercial Bank of Ceylon. The Bank took immediate action to provide relief to those affected in the vicinities of its branches, but also concentrated on organising…

CSE lends a helping hand in Matara

Friday, 23 June 2017 03:35
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) recently pursued to assist a group of residents in Matara in the wake of torrential rain showers causing floods and leaving many displaced or causing substantial loss of life and property. The donation was made in the form of household and personal care items, which…
Fairway Waste Management (Pvt) Ltd and the Waste Management Authority of the Western Provincial Council recently signed a Concession Agreement to form a Public-Private Partnership that would create a sustainable model for Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) processing at Karadiyana in the Western Province. A subsidiary of Sri Lanka’s leading conglomerate…
FRIDAY 16TH JUNE 2017, COLOMBO: As the Sinhala and Tamil New Year dawned on April 14th, the residents at Meethotamulla, Kolonnawa encountered an unforeseen tragedy with the collapsing of the infamous garbage mound. 32 innocent lives were lost following the calamity which affected 625 persons and damaged 145 houses. During…
Little patients visiting the Paediatric Cardiac Centre at the Lady Ridgeway Children’s Hospital (LRH) and their guardians now have the use of a comfortable lobby and waiting area, thanks to the generosity of Sierra Construction Pvt Ltd., a leading engineering and construction solutions company in Sri Lanka. Aptly named the…
Colombo, June 14 2017: The staff members of SriLankan Airlines and SriLankan Catering joined the relief efforts carried out during the recent floods that affected several areas of the country. The donations of staff members were handed over to Disaster Management Center of Sri Lanka (DMCSL) and Sri Lanka Air…