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 APR 2019
We are flowers, trying to bloom and smile

We are flowers, trying to bloom and smile

Luckey Deva is a musician whose songs and dramas have inspired positive change. His popularity and recognition as an artist date back to his days as a vocalist with the Golden Chimes in the 80s.

22 FEB 2019
A Visit To National Centre For Children With Cerebral Palsy And Other Developmental Disorders

A Visit To National Centre For Children With Cerebral Palsy And Other Developmental Disorders

MAITS’ CEO went to visit one of our long-term partners, the National Centre for Children with Cerebral Palsy and other Developmental Disorders (NCCCPDD), who we have been working with for a number of years,

20 FEB 2019
Business as a Human Service: Merrill J. Fernando

Business as a Human Service: Merrill J. Fernando

Merrill J. Fernando, is Founder of Dilmah, the first "producer owned" tea brand in the world. He says the business profits should be shared towards the dignified empowerment of underprivileged people.
11 JAN 2019
Celebrating Differences 2018 An evening of unitea and diversitea

Celebrating Differences 2018 An evening of unitea and diversitea

Celebrating Differences – the much-awaited concert of MJF Charitable Foundation, marks the most joyous of seasons, Christmas where every child is given the chance to shine on stage.

10 JAN 2019
Connecting over Cricket

Connecting over Cricket

Cricket is a game that we love and they love. Being able to connect with the children from Cricket Live Foundation through a sport rather than a language was a humbling experience.