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December 20, 2017
SLCA UK donate sports equipment to Ave Maria College
Sri Lanka Cricket Association UK began their campaign by donating sports gear to Ave Mariya College, Colombo 15.

They presented the school with badminton equipment for the use of poor and talented students in the school to start sports at the College.

The materials were contributed by the president of the association, Dr. Ananda Thevathasan, Ms. Tessa Dissanayake, Mrs. Lesley Kandaiah Baker, Mr. Felix Sebastian, Dr. A. Kandiah and all Officials. In addition to the main sponsors, Dr Kumar Balachandran, Dr B Luckmanalso helped.

Mr. Upali Jothiratne from SLFA UK donated Netball equipment, six footballs and two inflators.

Further the President Dr. Ananda Thevathasan said that they will continue helping the school in sports such as Badminton, 5-a-side Football, Netball, Indoor games/Carom/Chess. This would help every child to prevent them from getting into bad habits.

Dr. Ananda Thevathasan and other contributors' intension is to produce good citizens in Sri Lanka by way of turning their minds to sports which would also help to develop their health as well.
Dr. Ananada Thevathasan talking to the pupils of Ave Maria College
Dr Ananda Thevathasan and Ms Rohini Fernando, chairperson Colombo Cricket Association,
presenting badminton equipment to the Rector
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