Monday, July 18, 2005

Donation to Rotary District Schools Project - Thanks to our Generous Donors!

Charter President of the Rotary Club of Colombo Regency, Rtn. Chamila handing over a Cheque for LKR 10 Million Rupees (USD 100,000/-) to Rotary District 3220, Sri Lanka - Re-Awaken Schools Project, at the committee meeting held on Sunday 17th July.

This donation is being made on behalf of a number of donors who contributed towards our school rebuilding project. The main donor towards this is the Rotary Club of Brockton, Massachusetts, who held a very successful fundraiser in their town and raised approx. LKR 7.6 Million ( USD 76,000). In addition to this the club donoted a further LKR 2.4 Mn. These funds will be used towards the rebuilding of Mankherny Roman Catholic School in Batticaloa.

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District Governor Rtn. Nihal Bogahalanda, Past District Governor Rtn. K. R. Ravindran (Chairman APEX committee - Re-Awaken Schools Project), Immediate Past District Governor Rtn. Lucky Peiris, Past District Governor Rtn. Krish Rajendran ( Chairman - School Re Awakening Project), Past President Rtn. Chamila Wickramasinghe (Project Chairperson - Schools Re-build Project - RCCR)