Support those in need in Aluthgama - Charity Apple
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Support those in need in Aluthgama – immediate relief.

Progress since June 18, 2014

Total of Rs. 40,000

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* A bank charge of 2.5% on the transaction amount would apply for credit or debit card donations.

*Alternatively, a bank transfer/ deposit can be made to our bank account without the application of the 2.5% transaction fee. Kindly, follow up your donation with an email to us with your deposit slip for record purposes.

All individuals affected by the riots in Aluthgama


 As many of us know, and may still be coming to terms with, the events of the past few days have left scores of residents in Aluthgama with little to no basic necessities.  There are many who need our support and if there is any way to convey a message of hope and solidarity, this is one of them.

For more information on the situation, please refer here:

How you can help

Your donations at this time of need will allow Charity Apple to purchase the following items, which will be handed over at the collection points listed below.

The items bought with your donations will be based on the urgency and necessity at the time of purchasing, in order to include any items that are being underprovided to the families residing in Aluthgama.

- Milk powder
- Sanitary pads
- Toothpaste
- Toothbrushes
- Baby soap
- Bathing soap
- Water bottles
- Tea leaves
- Coffee
- Towels
- Baby cologne
- Axe oil
- Panadol
- Bandages
- Plasters
- Sugar
- Salt
- Chili powder
- Pepper
- Saffron
- Slippers - sizes 5 to 8
- Plastic cups
- Plastic plates
- Tissues
- Undergarments
- Pampers
- Clothes for infants
- Women’s clothes
- Trousers
- House coats
- T-shirts
- Prayer mats
- Shawls
- Safety pins
- Torches
- Batteries
- Other dry rations
- Pedia Pro 1-e
- Pedia Pro 2-5
- Nan 1-3

Collection Points:

  1. The National Christian Evangelical Alliance of SL - No. 95, Galle Road, Dehiwela (When travelling from Colombo, it's the blue and red four-story building to your left, just past the flyover).
  2. The Girl Guides Association (opposite the Public Library, Colombo).
  3. The Dehiwala Mosque (Moor Road, off the William Grinding Mills road).
  4. Akbar Mosque (Slave Island, Colombo 2).



100% of your donations will go towards the affected residents of Aluthgama.

We are committed to complete transparency and accountability.

Optional Donation for our Operations

Because we're committed to using 100% of every rupee donated to fund people in need, we rely on small optional donations from people like you to help cover our operating expenses.

By donating to our operations, you're investing in our long-term mission by helping us pay for things like credit card processing fees, supplies, staff, travelling and other operational costs.

Thanks for helping us keep the lights on!


Optional Donation for our Operations

Drop off your donation at 78, Layards Road, Colombo 05. Please hand over your donation to Ms. Safra Mohideen and remember to clearly state the amount and cause that you are donating to. Drop off times are Monday to Friday 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Click here for a route map


Deposit the funds to the below bank account. Please clearly indicate the cause title when making your donation.

Account Name: Rotary Club of Colombo
Account Number: 076010002175
Bank: Hattion National Bank
Branch: Cinnamon Gardens, No. 251, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka