Seylan opens 50th school library
St. Sebastian's Navodhya College in Egodawella, Chilaw recently
received a full-fledged library including multimedia facilities from
Seylan Bank as part of the bank's Pahasara Corporate Social
Responsibility initiative aimed at setting up100 school libraries by
The library, the 50th of the Seylan Pahasara journey was opened by
General Manager and Chief Executive Officer Kapila Ariyaratne. Teachers,
students and well-wishers were present.
"The Sustainability Committee at Seylan Bank partnered education
because we believe we could play a vital role in creating an environment
that enhances education and development of our student population," said
General Manager and Chief Executive Officer, Seylan Bank, Kapila
"With upgraded libraries, students will have better access to books
and learning opportunities in a conducive environment which will
inculcate and encourage the reading habit.