Summary of Seva in Sri Lanka

As the first half of the year 2020 was speeding by, the youth were continuously carrying out Seva whenever the opportunity arose!

 

  • During the month of January, the Batticaloa youth worked tirelessly to help clean and maintain Swami’s clinic in Kirankulam as well as to assist during the patient-feeding sessions between 10:30 am to 02:00 pm.

  • Continuation of refreshment and lunch distribution to the government workers every other day of the week.

  • Continued the weekly donations to the Mahinda Vidhyala for special needs children in Mirihana for breakfast, until curfew was imposed.

  • During the two-month long curfew period, the youth worked towards donating to various churches that initiated ration donation to low-income families.

  • Sponsored rations for a family with two young children in dire need of help.

  • Provided essential items which were delivered to Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith’s Archbishop’s residence to be distributed to the poor.

  • Sponsored goods for the monks at the Sacred Aranya Bodhinagala Ingiriya.

  • Donated a month’s supply of rations such as rice, dhal, onions, coconuts, spices, soya and more, to the Kashyapa Children’s Orphanage.

  • Donated rations such as rice, dhal, onions, potatoes, sugar, milk powder, spices, biscuits, vegetables and such, to the Mythri Children’s Home.

  • Sponsored a bulk of rations that will be sufficient for a month, along with vegetables for the Borella Elders’ Home.

  • Sponsored afternoon tea along with vanilla cakes, biscuits and home-made sandwiches for the Borella Elder’s Home.