Sampath Bank provides library facilities
Two libraries were provided and a children's park was constructed in
Navatkuli by Sampath Bank under its reconciliation program 'Emblem of
"We are happy that the under-privileged children now spend their
free-time in environment-friendly surroundings," said Sampath Bank's DGM
- Marketing and Business Development, Tharaka Ranwala.
The Bank also provided library facilities to the children of
Navatkuli, as they had done at the Navatkuli sub office where a library
unit has been installed and also restored the library at the
Chavakachcheri Urban Council. Computer facilities were also provided.
The projects, will help-students and adults to improve their reading
habit and motivate them to engage in extra-curricular activities. This
initiative will be a fulfilment of a timely need for the students and
will raise the Bank's standing among the community and government
officials. The bank's fervent belief is that these facilities will
undoubtedly help them mentally and physically to work towards a bright
future, a bank spokesman said.
Sampath Bank's Head of Deposits,Thilak Abeysinghe, Sampath team
members, officials of the Pradeshiya Sabha, schoolchildren, teachers and
parents were also present.
The restoration of Navatkuli railway station, the penultimate stop of
the Yal Devi train, is another CSR effort of Sampath Bank.