Visit to Sapugoda Vidyaniketha School

Dinum Hewavidana , his father Devsiri and his uncle Ananda  Hewavidana visited Sapugoda Vidyaniketha School on 12th August 2017. The principal, staff and children gave them a warm welcome .  The children were delighted to receive a British coin each and sweets from Dinum .   After the assembly, Devsiri  donated 15000 Rupees  to the school’s building project and promised to try to find a sponsor who could  help them with more funding.

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Deshan and Dinum’s visits to Ullala & Bibulewala Schools

Deshan and Dinum visited Ullala school founded by his Grandfather on the school’s volunteers day (17 August 2017).

They entertained the children by conducting  a “Game show” and gave away  various prizes.   At the end of the event they were delighted to receive an ice cream treat.

Later they made a surprise visit to Bibulwela primary school and gave presents to all the children.

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The two unexpected Visitors to Massmulle School

The Principal, Staff and children at Massmulle school were surprised and delighted to see Dinum and Deshan Hewavidana visiting school unannounced.  They came with many gifts and sweets for the children.    Dinum entertained the children with sing songs and appeared in  group photos with them. The principal thanked the two brothers  for the gifts and expressed their wish to see the school’s  main benefactor, Mrs Nikki Pharoah(UK)   in 2018.

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Visit to Sapugoda Rathanapala School

Dinum Hewavidana visited Sapugoda Rathanapala School with  the Kamburupitiya Seylan bank Manger Mr Sajeewa and Mr Ananda hewavidana. The school principal and children warmly welcomed the guests.   They visited the Neil Carson library , donated by Mr Neil and Mrs Helen Carson in 2012.  The principal said they all were grateful to carson family because the library has helped many of the children to pass the  scholarship Examinations.   

During the visit  Sapugoda children were very happy to receive various gifts from Dinum.   At their invitation, Dinum ran an impromptu football coaching session for the boys while the girls looked on.  The cricket loving children were delighted to learn this new game called “Soccer” .  At the end of the  session they were delighted to receive a British coin each from Dinum .   Addressing the children, the Seylan bank manager Mr Sanjeewa promised to help the schools with facilities in the future. 

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Donation of the much needed printer to Kahagoda School Kamburupitiya

On 12th August  2017  Dinum and Deshan Hewavidana ceremoniously handed over the much needed printer to the Vice Principal of the Kahagala school  at Kamburupitiya.  Speaking at the assembly, the vice principal reminded the children how Deshan and Dinum visited them a five years before and donated 250  of new text books to the school library and treated all of them to ice cream

 The much needed printer  was a generous gift by the  former CEO of Johnson Matthey (LONDON), Mr Neil Carson,  his wife Mrs Helen Carson,  and their daughter Hannah.  

At the end of the event Deshan and Dinum treated the girls and boys with sweets and presented each of them a English coin each.

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