For those of you who are interested in charity for a cause...
The Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit launched the Marian Goonetilke Scholarship Fund to assist the children of personnel Killed in Action, Missing in Action, Disabled in Action, Disabled whist on service and the children of civilians serving for Sri Lanka Air Force to support and peruse with their higher education. Marian Goonetileke Scholarship Fund was officially inaugurated on 10th December 2006. Since then, within a short period of time the fund was able to award more than 100 scholarships to the needy children of Air Force Family. Following are the schemes available for sponsors:
A life sponsorship could be attained with a monetary grant of Rs. 120,000/= which will in turn help many children with a monthly grant of. Rs. 1,000/= per month for 4 years per child. (It is an eternal on-going process.)
Sponsoring a single child with a monetary grant of Rs. 1,000/= per month for 4 years requires Rs. 48,000.
Donors can get together and sponsor a life-scholarship or a single child for 4 years
Donate any amount you can afford towards this charitable act in order to buildup this fund.
The Co-Ordinating Officer
Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit
Bank Account Details :
SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit - AC No: 0000 306 376
Lake View Branch
(SWIFT CODE: BCEYLKLX)