(L-R) Rev. Roshan Mahesan, Pastor of Zion Church, Supun Weerasinghe, Group Chief Executive – Dialog Axiata PLC, Chamindha Rajakaruna (Attorney-at-Law), Executive Director at Sarvodaya and Shayam Majeed, Group Chief Corporate Officer – Dialog Axiata PLC.
The Rally to Care initiative by Dialog Foundation, continued its relief efforts on 9th June 2019, by providing long-term educational support for children affected by the tragic incidents of Easter Sunday at Zion Church, Batticaloa.
The relief disbursement activities were initiated in Batticaloa on 9th June 2019 at a temporary location being used by the Zion Church; which is currently under reconstruction, following the tragic events. Supun Weerasinghe, Group Chief Executive of Dialog Axiata PLC, representing the Rally to Care initiative by the Dialog Foundation, pledged to support the relief efforts in providing long-term educational support for affected 71 children in Batticaloa until the age of 19. Furthermore, 71 school bags with stationary that were donated by the Executive Committee of Colombo Model United Nations 2019, were disbursed to the affected children.