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Coca-Cola partners with Ceylon Fishery Harbours Corporation to achieve responsible disposal of PET Plastic Bottles and protect the ocean

15 Harbour Huts net over 750,000 PET bottles in less than 1 year Deepening its drive to accelerate recovery of PET plastics in Sri Lanka, Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd.’s (CCBSL) significant partnership with The Ceylon Fishery Harbours Corporation is making great strides....
Posted On 02 Jul 2020
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THE PLASTICCYCLE NETWORK EXPANDS PRESENCE ON THE SOUTHERN EXPRESSWAY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CINNAMON WILD YALA

Plasticcycle added 18 collection bins on the Southern Expressway on 30th June 2020 adding to the existing network of bins. These bins were sponsored by Cinnamon Wild Yala (Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts), in partnership with the Road Development Authority and Eco Spindles,...
Posted On 01 Jul 2020
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CICT launches ‘Hope Village Project’ in Sri Lanka with Rs 17 million Community Centre for Pannila

A building for a community centre that will provide multiple essential services to some 2000 people living in Pannila near Horana began to take shape this week under a unique new community initiative launched in Sri Lanka by Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) with...
Posted On 30 Jun 2020
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Spring & Summer dedicated to uplift the nation during COVID-19 crisis

Spring & Summ​er’s CSR arm – ‘Hands of Hope’ recently launched a two-fold strategy involving the manufacture and distribution of face masks, as well as the supply of daily essentials and protective gear, to aid Sri Lanka during the COVID-19 economic and social crises....
Posted On 24 Jun 2020
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Pelwatte donates milk powder to ‘Mithuru Mithuro’ organisation

Pelwatte, the leading local dairy manufacturing company conducted several consumer driven CSR projects which manifested the company’s commitment towards the social upliftment amidst the Covid-19 crisis. Mithuru Mithuro Movement is an organization mainly focused on rehabilitation...
Posted On 23 Jun 2020
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Ocean Lanka Joins Government’s Fight Against COVID-19

Ocean Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer donated Rs. 1 million to the ‘Itukama’ COVID-19 Healthcare and Social Security Fund at the Presidential Secretariat recently. Further, 5,000 yardsof protective face mask material and 9,000 yards of...
Posted On 22 Jun 2020
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CICT & CMCF donate custom wheelchairs to 3 ITF-ranked tennis players

The aspirations of three of Sri Lanka’s internationally-ranked wheelchair tennis players received a further boost with a donation of custom-made wheelchairs by Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT), a longstanding benefactor of the sport, and its parent company, China...
Posted On 20 Jun 2020
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HNB FINANCE donates a consignment of road signboards to Nugegoda Police

In line with its deep commitment to social development, premier financial services firm HNB FINANCE recently donated a consignment of road signboards to the Nugegoda Police precinct to help in the enforcement of responsible road use. The donation was one of its pilot community...
Posted On 18 Jun 2020
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Sri Lanka Red Cross and Coca-Cola partner to provide over 6000 essential food and health packs to the vulnerable, in a sustained COVID-19 response

Initiative is a part of Coca-Cola’s pledge to contribute LKR 130 Mn towards combating COVID-19 Sustaining its targeted response to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, Coca-Cola Sri Lanka, distributed essential packs containing dry food, sanitary items and first aid to marginalized...
Posted On 17 Jun 2020
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Sri Lankan IVLP Alumnus Brings Impact of Global Exchanges Back

By Julia Falewee-CRDF Global USA Community activist Chitral Jayawarna has worked towards his vision of a global egalitarian society for most of his professional career, through leadership positions with service organizations such as the Lions Club of Pita Kotte. But after...
Posted On 16 Jun 2020
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CEAT launches 3-month, multi-pronged public safety programme in Sri Lanka

Works with SLTB to keep commuters & bus crews safe; funds safety kits and sanitation for lorry operators; helps 500 tyre fitters with dry rations As Sri Lanka’s citizens begin to grapple with the “new normal” of resuming their regular work and other routines, the country’s...
Posted On 16 Jun 2020
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Engineering Association of 92/93 of University of Moratuwa donates a building worth of 30Mn to IDH

– Engineering graduates of 92/93 Batch supported by Sri Lanka Navy constructed the facility within 50 days – Responding at a time of crisis, the Engineering Association of Group 92/93 of the University of Moratuwa (UoM) having identified the need of the hour, managed...
Posted On 11 Jun 2020