DFCC Bank engages youth and makes an impact this World Environment Day

DFCC Bank recently commemorated World Environment Day by conducting a tree planting campaign at Dedigamuwa Kanishta Vidyalaya in Ranala. While DFCC’s Sustainability Unit planted 50 fruit trees with the students of the school, the bank’s Community Projects team organized the...
Posted On 09 Jul 2018

10km CCR Charity Run on July 29

Colombo City Running (CCR) is hosting a 10km run on Sunday, July 29, 2018, to raise awareness and funds for the Army Para Athletic Association. Kicking off at 6:30 a.m., on Sunday, July 29, 2018, the route of the run will mirror the running leg of the Colombo Ironman in October...
Posted On 08 Jul 2018

Brandix honoured as Sri Lanka’s largest corporate blood donor for 8th successive year

The Brandix Group has been recognised as the largest corporate blood donor in Sri Lanka for the eighth consecutive year, following the selfless contribution of over 4,000 pints of blood from inspired employees to the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) in 2017-18. Minister...
Posted On 03 Jul 2018

Mobitel enables the visually impaired to experience the joy of books through the launch of a voice library

Mobitel, through its Nethrabhimana initiative, launched a voice library recently. Upon completion of the project, it was entrusted to the Sri Lanka Federation of the Visually Handicapped under the patronage of Mobitel CEO, Mr. Nalin Perera. Last Vesak, Mobitel once again...
Posted On 03 Jul 2018

Emirates Airline Foundation continues to transform communities in Western Uganda

The Emirates Airline Foundation along with Outreach to Africa (OTA) has established a school with three sections; nursery, primary and secondary at the Emirates Airline Foundation campus in Geme village near Fort Portal, Kabarole District, Western Uganda. The campus is presently...
Posted On 02 Jul 2018

Nawaloka Hospitals offers free medicine and medical services for flood victims in Rathnapura District

Prioritizing its responsibilities of assisting communities during difficult times, Sri Lanka’s premier private healthcare service provider Nawaloka Hospitals organized a special CSR initiative on 12th June, to provide free medicine and medical services, including investigations...
Posted On 01 Jul 2018

Brandix supports Green Building Council’s ‘Go Green’ campaign

A week-long environment awareness campaign that culminated with an island-wide sapling planting initiative and a ‘Green Walk’ in Colombo, was successfully carried out by the Green Building Council of Sri Lanka (GBCSL) with support from Brandix, an inspirational practitioner and...
Posted On 24 Jun 2018

Vision Care Sponsors Hash Run in Colombo

Vision Care Optical Services (Pvt) Ltd., sponsored a Hash Run organized in aid of charity, the proceeds of which will go towards supporting an underprivileged mother-daughter duo. The run was started from Cambridge Place, Colombo 7, at 5.00pm on 16th June, and ended at the same...
Posted On 22 Jun 2018

Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka builds a brighter future with families in ‘Homes not Houses’ project funded by the European Union

More than 300 families have built new homes while several hundreds more homes are under construction in a joint project by Habitat for Humanity and World Vision Sri Lanka. For the 25 years that she is married, Ushathevi has never had a permanent house. “My husband and I came from...
Posted On 21 Jun 2018


Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd. joined hands with the Sri Lanka Red Cross Society – Gampaha Branch, to conduct a community flood relief operation across areas of Yabaraluwa, Mabima, Bollagala, Thelwatta, Pattiwila and Ambaraluwa within Biyagama, which were severely...
Posted On 19 Jun 2018

‘Janashakthi – National Civilian Bravery Awards 2018’ Recognises Local Heroes

16 valorous Sri Lankans were recognized for their selfless acts of bravery at the ‘Janashakthi – National Civilian Bravery Awards 2018’ held at the BMICH, recently. Janashakthi Insurance PLC joined hands with the Foundation for Civilian Bravery for the third consecutive...
Posted On 18 Jun 2018

Sampath Bank to Breathe New Life into Medirigiriya Danyawa Wewa

Inland tanks around the country have been an intrinsic part of Sri Lankan society from time immemorial. Serving as the lifeblood of agrarian communities in Sri Lanka’s dry zones, these tanks were built to harvest and store rainwater to be used for farming and other purposes...
Posted On 16 Jun 2018