According to the "Global Coastal Index" Sri Lanka is ranked as the 5th out of the 20 countries that continue to dump polythene and plastic to the oceans. This year on World Environment Day, Dilmah Conservation and MJF Foundation - The Merrill J. Fernando Charitable Foundation takes Dilmah’s #NoPlastic campaign a further step ahead with a beach cleanup, to encourage proper management and restoration of ecosystems degraded by plastic and creating awareness on the urgency of eliminating single-use plastic.
**Participation open only to registered individuals. More information on the event to be updated soon.
Country Roads - A True Celebration of Music and Life.
Celebrating the 30th anniversary of South Asia’s and Sri Lanka’s longest-running children’s charity concert - ‘Country Roads’ will come alive on the 19th of October, 10 am at the MJF Centre in Moratuwa to entertain the kids and youth from Rainbow Centre, MJF Youth and Cricket Live Foundation.
Learn and discover how sensations, sensory integration and sensory processing impact behaviour by addressing the challenges seen with daily activities and skills from Dr. Loganathan Gurusamy (Certified in Sensory Integration, USA - Advanced NDT/Bobath Certified (Paeds & Adult), USA)
Cricket Live Foundation - Family Fun Day & Fathers’ Cricket Tournament.
This get-together, filled with fun activities will bring families together. The tournament will encourage fathers to engage in sports while improving discipline and sportsmanship. 24-38 teams, consisting of 3 females and 3 males per team will be taking part in this event which will be held on 24th of September from 8:30-17:30 at Uyana Kanishta Vidyalaya, Lunawa, Moratuwa.
Opening of the MJF Centre for Dignified Empowerment and Sustainable Development - East.
MJF Charitable Foundation will make inroads to strengthen the living status of the community around the area of Kalkudah, Batticaloa with the introduction of the MJF Centre for Dignified Empowerment and Sustainable Development – East, making its settlor Merrill J. Fernando’s vision ‘Business is a Matter of Human Service’ a reality.
The annual AIDEX sports Day organized by the Colombo Friend-in-Need Society to inspire and motivate amputees who are users of the Jaipur Limb will be held on 18th August 2018 at Stanley Jansz Stadium, Colombo 02.
A 6-day workshop on Dyslexia from the 14th – 19th August 2018. This workshop will cover Language Development, Reading and Spelling, Writing, Math, Executive Functions, Study Skills and Multiple Intelligences.
This is a great 10-day long programme for children aged 6-16 to stay entertained throughout their holidays. We offer a range of activities from Music to Art & Crafts, Cartoon Drawing, Videography, Gardening, Cookery and Martial Arts.
Climate Reality: Threats, Responses and Opportunities in a Changing World
Dilmah Ceylon Tea Company PLC, through its environmental arm, Dilmah Conservation, in partnership with Global Compact Network Sri Lanka, will host an inaugural forum where International and Sri Lankan experts will share practical options for climate innovation and adaptation for both urban and rural settings.