Due to the ethnic war that prevailed in Sri Lanka for the last few decades several islands that have been isolated from the connection to the main area of Jaffna. Many families in this area have had family members either displaced, abducted or killed or abducted, resulting in the move of their families to the homes of either their relatives or friends' homes in the mid part of the Jaffna Peninsula, in order to maintain their livelihood.
After the war ended in 2009, although much advancement has been made in Jaffna, there are ways to uplift their livelihood
How you can help
Clean water is one of the most basic requirements we should provide for our children. Due to the difficulty in sourcing clean water, many children have at one time or another been affected by water related illnesses resulting most commonly in urinary infections and coronary diseases.
In an effort to provide clean drinking water to the children of these schools, we hope to donate 1000 liter water tanks to 2 schools.
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!×
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|
|Bank:||Hattion National Bank|
|Branch:||Cinnamon Gardens, No. 251, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka|