(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Port City Colombo recently made a donation of 1,000 school bags valued at nearly Rs. 1 million to schoolchildren of low income families in the Monaragala Districtwho are entering their first year of schooling in 2021. The donation was handed over to Hon. VijithaBerugoda, State Minister of Dhamma Schools, Pirivenas and Bhikkhu Education, as a contribution to the State Ministry program ‘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 EdirisuriyaExecutive Project Director of Port City Colombo, YueYeqingAssistant Managing Directorof Port City Colombo, Yamuna Jayaratne Director Sales & Marketing of Port City Colombo, and KassapaSenarathHead of Public Relationsof Port City Colombo.
Following the donation, Hon.VijithaBerugoda 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 prepareSri 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’program and continue other initiatives that benefit the next generation.