Philanthropists assist bright and needy students
Over 125 students from low income families who passed the Grade Five
Scholarship Examination - 2014 in Kurunegala district have been selected
to be assisted in their higher studies.
These students are from remote schools and their parents are casual
labourers. Kurunegala District Govt. Pensioners' Association will offer
each student with a cash donation of Rs. 25,000. Several philanthropist
in Kurunegala have consented to provide funds for same.
The Deputy President of the Association A.M. Dhanapala told Sunday
Observer that these clever primary students would be very bright
intellectual for the country in future. This community project would be
continued in the coming years too with the patronage of Philanthropist
and well-wishers as a social service.