Our Vision

Business is a matter of human service Vision

Founder Merrill J. Fernando’s vision is our mandate. The MJF Charitable Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Dilmah Ceylon Tea Services and Resplendent Ceylon. We work with underserved communities investing long term in the lives of women, men, girls and boys to ensure that they have control of their futures and also pay it forward to their own communities.

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Our Contribution towards Society

Latest News

06 JUL 2020
MJF Foundation Launches First Tri-Lingual Online Channel on Disability

MJF Foundation Launches First Tri-Lingual Online Channel on Disability

The Merrill J. Fernando Charitable Foundation launched “disABILITY,” an English, Sinhala and Tamil, YouTube channel...
04 JUN 2020
Dilmah Donates 10,000 Covid Testing Kits To The Ministry Of Health

Dilmah Donates 10,000 Covid Testing Kits To The Ministry Of Health

Colombo, 3rd June 2020 – Dilmah Ceylon Tea Company plc and associated Merrill J. Fernando Charitable Foundation initiated the second phase of its Covid response with the presentation of 10,000 testing kits...
24 JAN 2020
DBC students visit Sri Lanka

DBC students visit Sri Lanka

At MJF foundation, a CSR initiative of the Dilmah Ceylon tea services, students visited the Small Entrepreneur Programme, Rainbow Center, Culinary Institute, Swashakthi Bakery and Women’s Development Programme where they were also served freshly prepared meals by the women.
24 JAN 2020
Rukshan Perera – Live in Concert 10

Rukshan Perera – Live in Concert 10

This will be his 10th annual concert which will seek to raise funds to provide support for Cerebral Palsy Centres in Jaffna and Kurunegala affiliated to Dilmah’s National Centre for Cerebral Palsy and other Developmental Disorders. 
07 DEC 2019
Festive vibe resonates at Colombo Design Market 2019

Festive vibe resonates at Colombo Design Market 2019

A festive vibe resonated across the Colombo Design Market at the Rio Cinema Complex last Sunday. Known as Sri Lanka’s first-ever maker’s market, the Colombo Design Market (CDM) is more than just a market, it is an experience.