Salvaging the Marginalized…Fruits of Flood Rehabilitation Aid

Salvaging the Marginalized…Fruits of Flood Rehabilitation Aid

Give2Lanka reaps the fruits of its labor…this time with the help of Zonta Club of Colombo.
As a part of its flood rehabilitation work, Give2Lanka recently managed to help a deserving family
by providing them with much needed toilet facilities. What’s so special about these toilets is that
they are

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Fruits of Flood Rehabilitation Aid

Fruits of Flood Rehabilitation Aid

Give2Lanka to the rescue again…this time with the help of Gecko Sri Lanka.
As a part of its flood rehabilitation work, Give2Lanka recently managed to help 2 families by
providing them with much needed toilet facilities. What’s so special about these toilets is that they
are flood resistant with underground

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Transportation for children of female headed households in north east

Transportation for children of female headed households in north east

News article says “Child Development and Women Affairs Minister of Sri Lanka says the
government has identified over 59,000 war widows in the Northern and Eastern Provinces
following the end of the war.” Many of them have small children who are struggling to obtain an
education. One of Give2Lanka’s key

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Giving…drifting from orthodox to online

Giving…drifting from orthodox to online

All facts point towards the growth of online giving which continues to outpace the overall growth of charitable giving.
For those local charities which are contemplating, maybe what follows will build some confidence to embark on the journey of online fundraising. Or perhaps they can partner with an institution which does

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The human nature of giving

The human nature of giving

We all at one point or the other think or want to be charitable. It’s in our human nature to give because of a social obligation; meaning we feel bad that we enjoy something which the other person could only dream of. We also tend to give because of local level relations; meaning,

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Give2lanka launches housing for poor project with IT corporates

Give2lanka launches housing for poor project with IT corporates

Give2Lanka, a not-for-profit organisation that connects donors with impactful poverty alleviation projects, takes a groundbreaking step of an inclusive programme of building houses for the poorest families with the direct participation of corporates in the IT sector.
To kick off this impactful programme of building 10 such houses for deserving poor

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EVEN A BICYCLE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

EVEN A BICYCLE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

On our recent tour to Jaffna we witnessed the dire consequences of a destructive war. Many children have lost their fathers or mothers. However, it was heart-breaking to hear that the war has brought about an even worse problem for those who survived the savageness of it. Living in camps,

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Giving – Larger than Life Itself

Giving – Larger than Life Itself

Once when I was a teenager, my father and I were standing in line to buy tickets for the circus.
Finally, there was only one other family between us and the ticket counter. This family made a big impression on me.
There were eight children, all probably under the age

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ASSIST YOUNG SCHOLARS

ASSIST YOUNG SCHOLARS

Thousands of teenagers across the UK will have school lessons in mindfulness in an experiment designed to see.

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