Otara Gunewardene in Rwanda to name endangered baby gorilla

Sri Lankan entrepreneur, philanthropist and animal rights advocate Otara Gunewardene was invited by the Rwandan Government as an honorary guest to name a baby Mountain Gorilla at the annual Kwita Izina naming ceremony. The ‘Kwita Izina’ baby Gorilla naming ceremony, held on the...
Posted On 16 Sep 2019

HNB partners with IFS & Eco Spindles for waste plastic bottle recycling campaign

Sri Lanka’s most innovative private sector bank, HNB PLC partnered with the multinational enterprise software company IFS Sri Lanka and pioneering manufacturer of monofilaments and yarn, Eco- Spindles (Private) Limited to launch a resourceful recycling campaign for PET...
Posted On 09 Sep 2019

CSR Lanka held its 6th AGM focusing on “Sustainable CSR in the Digital Age”

CSR Lanka (Guarantee) Limited held its 6th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday 29th August 2019 from 4.00 pm onwards at The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. The Chief Guest of the event was Dr. Nirmal De Silva who is a thought leader, a specialist in SME, Social Enterprise &...
Posted On 07 Sep 2019

BMICH Staff Welfare Association Wins Award for CSR Initiative

The Staff Welfare Association of the BMICH Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark, received an Award with a Certificate of Appreciation from the National Blood Transfusion Service recently for taking the initiative of organizing successful mobile blood donation campaigns. The Award category...
Posted On 05 Sep 2019

‘Hands of Hope’ by Spring & Summer aid in Wilpattu Reforestation Project with planting of 5,000 Trees

Spring & Summer Fashion Collection (Pvt) Ltd, one of Sri Lanka’s leading clothing brands, in partnership with the Sri Lanka Army pledged to aid in the reforestation of Wilpattu, on the 11th of July 2019, followed by a tree planting ceremony that took place on the 24th of...
Posted On 05 Sep 2019

Puritas Sath Diyawara celebrates 5th anniversary with expansion into Uva Province

Plans to add 50,000 litres of clean drinking water to 5 more villages hit by CKDu in the dry zone Has invested over Rs. 77 million in water purification, education and livelihood development since inception More than 33,000 Sri Lankans provided clean drinking water under the...
Posted On 02 Sep 2019

ComBank donates computers and furniture to BCI’s new Agri School

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently donated computers and furniture to the newly opened Agri School of the Benedict XVI Catholic Institute (BCI) for Vocational Training in Waradala, Mellawagedara, set up with the objective of encouraging more youth to take up agriculture as a...
Posted On 31 Aug 2019

Hayleys Fabric completes second phase of reforestation campaign

  Plants over 500 sustainably sourced saplings at sand collection points Kumbuk saplings planted along steep banks to combat riverbank erosion and landslides Launched in collaboration with environmental authorities, Water Board & Divisional Secretaries Saplings to be...
Posted On 29 Aug 2019

Fortunaglobal joins hands with Green Choice Lanka to launch a sustainable CSR project

Leading fin-tech company, Fortunaglobal, together with its creative arm Fortunacreatives, recently partnered with Green Choice Lanka, to embark on a unique environmental project in support of a sustainable Sri Lanka. The company organized a presentation on ‘The importance of...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019

AIA staff brightens 50-year-old base hospital in Mahiyanganaya

60 of AIA’s staff from the Head Office and Regional Offices from as far as the North and East, gathered to travel to Mahiyanganaya to give the 50-year-old Mahiyanganaya Base Hospital a cleanup and a new coat of paint.  The hospital cares for a large number of patients, with the...
Posted On 24 Aug 2019

SLT won the CSR Leadership Award for Community Development at the “Sri Lanka Best Employer Brand Awards 2019”

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the leading ICT and digital solutions provider in the country was awarded at the “Sri Lanka CSR Leadership Awards 2019” for Community Development. The awards ceremony was held at Taj Samudra, Colombo recently. The “CSR Leadership Awards” recognize...
Posted On 22 Aug 2019

Teejay extends partnership with University of Moratuwa

Teejay Lanka PLC, one of the largest knit fabric providers in South Asia, has announced an extension of its support to the University of Moratuwa for another two years, further strengthening a long standing and mutually beneficial partnership. A memorandum of understanding first...
Posted On 18 Aug 2019