Jinasena launches Sri Lanka’s first-ever Nano Technology Water Purification Plant in Polonnaruwa

New plant to provide safe drinking water to over 300 families in CKD-affected village Jinasena (Pvt) Limited, one of the leading water management systems and solutions providers and the market leader in Reverse Osmosis (RO) plants in Sri Lanka, has launched the country’s...
Posted On 08 Sep 2018

COMBANK CSR Trust officials visit Ginnoruwa to review progress of project to combat CKDu

Officials of the CSR Trust of Commercial Bank of Ceylon, led by the Bank’s Chairman Mr Dharma Dheerasinghe recently visited Ginnoruwa in Girandurukotte to review the progress of an initiative supported by the Bank to combat the spread of Chronic Kidney Disease of an unknown...
Posted On 26 Aug 2018

Thomian Girls N Boys Association donates to Abhimansala 2 Wellness Resort

‘Thomian Girls N Boys Association’, the Past Pupils’ Association of St. Thomas’ College and St. Thomas’ Girls’ High School, Matara funded a grooming salon and wheelchair repair center at Abhimansala 2 Wellness Resort for dependent war heroes in Kamburupitiya. The centers were...
Posted On 22 Aug 2018

Teejay helps create urban garden at Hanwella school under its ‘Mihikathata Adaren’ project

An urban garden that will provide nourishment while nurturing the environment is taking shape at a school in Hanwella with support from Teejay Lanka PLC under the company’s flagship environmental project ‘Mihikathata Adaren’ (‘To Earth with Love’) with the help of volunteers of...
Posted On 20 Aug 2018

Ulagalla celebrates 8 years in operation by building a house for a deserving employee

Ulagalla by Uga Escapes, a landmark property of UGA Escapes Management (Pvt) Ltd celebrated 8 years of successful operations recently. Located in the village of Thirippane, Anuradhapura, Ulagalla is an eco-resort which offers luxury in the midst of a traditional village setting....
Posted On 16 Aug 2018

Coca-Cola’s ‘Give Back Life’ clean-up drive at Kataragma nets 4000 Kgs of PET bottles

Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd. (CCBSL) partnered with Eco-Spindles Pvt Ltd and the Kataragama Committee in a PET plastic bottle clean-up and recycling programme during the Kataragama Festival of July 2018.  Approximately 100,000 plastic bottles (approx.4,000 Kgs) were...
Posted On 13 Aug 2018

Colombo City Running raises Rs 400,000 in charity run

Colombo City Running (CCR) recently completed a 10km charity run at the Colombo Port that raised Rs. 400,000 for the Army Para Athletic Association. Held on July 29, 2018, the CCR charity run, in aid of the Army Para Athletic Association, was sold out well in advance, bringing...
Posted On 07 Aug 2018

HNB brings home four awards at the Sri Lanka CSR Leadership Awards 2018

  Awarded Best CSR Practices in Banking industry MD/CEO Jonathan Alles recognized with CSR Leadership Award Highest number of awards to a single entity in 2018   Sri Lanka’s premier private sector commercial bank, HNB PLC, reinforced its role at the forefront of t...
Posted On 04 Aug 2018

Combank wins 5 awards at Sri Lanka CSR Awards and Golden Globe Tigers Awards

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon, recently won five awards, four from the World CSR Congress at the Sri Lanka CSR Awards 2018, and one from CMO Asia at the Golden Globe Tigers Awards 2018, at the same event. The Bank was presented the awards for ‘Best Corporate Social Responsibility...
Posted On 04 Aug 2018

Browns Reaches Out to the Needy Children in Anuradhapura

Brown & Company PLC reached out to support the children under the residential care of the Asoka Children’s Home in Anuradhapura through the Group’s integrated CSR brand, Browns Shakthi. The project was implemented in line with the objective of uplifting the living standards...
Posted On 15 Jul 2018

PHDT completes of Rs. 1.4 Billion in housing and infrastructure development in 2017

The Plantations Human Development Trust (PHDT) announced the completion of Rs. 1.4 billion in estate housing and infrastructure development projects during 2017. Comprised of a tripartite coalition of Regional Plantation Companies (RPCs), Plantation Trade Unions (TU) and the...
Posted On 11 Jul 2018

John Keells Felicitates Staff Volunteers of the Group

The John Keells Group felicitated high performing volunteers contributing to CSR initiatives of 2017/18 at its annual Volunteer Recognition Day held on 21st June 2018 at Cinnamon Lakeside. Staff volunteerism is at the heart of the John Keells Group’s community engagement...
Posted On 09 Jul 2018