Help Nepal.. Sarvodaya set up Collection Centers to accept Relief Items

Parallel to the appeal made by the Disaster Management Center, Sarvodaya has set up Relief Item Collection Centers island wide to collect the following relief items for the benefit of the earthquake victims in Nepal. - Water bottles - Sanitary wear - Blankets - Bed sheets - Milk powder - Biscuits - Noodles - Hot water bottles - Essential medicines/drugs The Relief Items can be handed over to the following Collection Centers. 1. Sarvodaya Headquarters, ‘Damsak Mandira’, No. 98, Rawathawatta Road, Moratuwa 2. Sarvodaya Nagarodaya Center, No ...

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Sarvodaya Nepal Earthquake Relief and Recovery

The massive earthquake in Nepal on April 25, 2015 has many of us wondering what we can do to help. The devastation resulting from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake is tremendously affecting rural villages. Our concern and compassion for all the people of Nepal and surrounding countries will need to convert to thoughtful action for both immediate relief and long-term recovery efforts that address the most vulnerable communities. Sarvodaya USA is accepting donations for our sister organization, ...

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Sarvodaya Institute of Higher Learning calls applications

Sarvodaya Institute of Higher Learning (SIHL), in collaboration with the National Institute of Social Development (NISD) is calling applications for the next batch of Diploma in Child Protection and Diploma in Social Work and Integrated Development. The advertisement and the application form is available herewith. Download the Application here. අයදුම්පත මෙතනින් ලබා ගන්න                   ...

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Dr. Vinya Ariyaratne, the General Secretary of Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement in Sri Lanka endorses the World Bank Group’s effort of “The Moral and Spiritual Imperative to End Extreme Poverty”

“For the last 57 years, Sarvodaya works hand-in-hand with millions of deprived Sri Lankan population to end extreme poverty with its unique philosophy to create ‘no-poverty, no-affluence society’, based on the Buddhist way of living ‘the middle-path’ while believing in spiritual, moral, cultural, social, economic and political development in order to achieve sustainable development, fair to all. We also have experienced the power of faith leaders in modeling the mass consciousness in uplifting the moral ...

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Sarvodaya initiates relief assistance for landslide victims

Sarvodaya staff and volunteers from the Badulla district center has initiated limited relief services for those who were affected by the deadly landslide which hit the Meeriyabedda tea plantation near the Haldumulla town in Badulla district early hours of yesterday ...

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Sarvodaya receives Outstanding Social Entrepreneurship Award in China

On the 9th of September, Sarvodaya received the 2014 Social Entrepreneurship Award from the co-founder of Schwab Foundation/World Economic Forum Mrs.Hilde Schwab at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin, China ...

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Second National Deshodaya Forum Assembly

The Second National Deshodaya Forum Assembly was recently held in the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) in Colombo with the participation of more than 1,600 Deshodaya members across the country. ...

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Metta Round the World

Join us for the Global Metta Meditation to collectively generate the beautiful emotion called loving kindness. The session will be broadcasted live from Ruwanwalisaaya in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka commencing from 5:30p.m (Colombo , 5:30 + GMT). You can watch it live at www.mettaconvention.org Metta Round the World  Dramatic changes are taking place around us, with or without our knowledge. Information about the rapid and disconcerting changes in the political, social, and economic environments, as well as ...

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Sarvodaya gains International Recognition for its entrepreneurship model, brings home the Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award

The founder and General Secretary of Sarvodaya Sri Lanka, Dr A.T. Ariyaratne and Dr Vinya Ariyaratne have been recognised as the Social Entrepreneur for the Year 2014... ...

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Investing in Women is investing in Society: HE Grete Lochen

The Norwegian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Her Excellency Grete Lochen recently visited Nilwala Vishva Dharma Kendra, the Sarvodaya District Center in Matara, as part of her official visit to the South of the country. The Royal Norwegian Embassy has been development partner of Sarvodaya for the last 15 years and she witnessed the impact of community development projects implemented in the district during her visit. Mr. K. G. Dassanayake, the Sarvodaya Southern Provincial Coordinator and Matara ...

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