Port City Colombo donates school bags to students in Moneragala
Port City Colombo recently donated 1,000 school bags valued at nearly Rs 1 million to schoolchildren of low income families in the Moneragala District, who were entering their first year of schooling in 2021. The donation was handed over to Vijitha Berugoda, State Minister of Dhamma Schools, Pirivenas and Bhikkhu Education, as a contribution to the State Ministry programme ‘Dinamu’.
The donation was made at the Port City Colombo premises. Also present at the event were officials from the State Ministry of Education, Raja Edirisuriya – Executive Project Director of Port City Colombo, Yue Yeqing –Assistant Managing Director of Port City Colombo, Yamuna Jayaratne – Director Sales & Marketing of Port City Colombo, and Kassapa Senarath – Head of Public Relations of Port City Colombo.
Following the donation, Berugoda expressed his appreciation for Port City Colombo’s contributions, and acknowledged the company’s efforts in preparing a world-class financial city for Sri Lanka. He commended Port City Colombo’s initiatives to prepare Sri Lanka’s next generation to be globally competitive, forward thinking and fully equipped to face future challenges. Port City Colombo pledged to continue its commitment in supporting the ‘Dinamu’ programme and continue other initiatives that benefit the next generation.