Education has the power to transform lives – not only for individual students but for families and the communities in which they work.
In 2016 we provided funding of education for six students at university level, three at A-level, one youngster at college. We also help build pre-schools, school and day care centres.
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Pre-school teachers are dedicated to their children. Despite low pay, topped up by RAP, they sometimes live far from home during the week as the distance is too far for daily commuting.
Homemade soup was on the menu for visitors to the Colombo Centre for Special Education.
Thirty children turned out to celebrate 25 years of the Church of the Ascension Day Care Centre at Bandarawela.