Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering


E-Care 2015

Written by Sahani Goonetilleke.


The E-Club, once again, partook on the worthy cause of holding its annual CSR project, "E-Care 2015" at a rural, underprivileged school; namely Paragala Kanishta Vidyalaya, Deniyaya. The charity program was conducted over the weekend, on the 7th and 8th of November. In-kind and monetary donations were collected from well-wishes.
The proceedings commenced after a warm welcome from both staff and students of the school. Then the participants enthusiastically got down to work.

Some of the contributions included:

  • Refurbishing and building a ceiling for the school's laboratory and staff room
  • Workshops for students, on Ordinary Level Mathematics and Science, including practicals
  • English and Music classes
  • Painting the Premises
  • Setting up a library comprising of textbooks, O/Level past paper books and dictionaries
  • Outdoor games and activities

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The donations included:

  • Laboratory Equipment for O/Level Science practicals
  • Musical instruments to initiate Eastern Music as a subject in the school for the O/Level examination.
  • Speakers and amplifiers to conduct morning assembly.
  • Stationery items

It is indeed heart-warming to know that the lives of 120 children were transformed for the best; while providing a better learning environment and opportunities to nurture their talents. We extend our sincere gratitude to each and every individual who contributed to make this event a reality.

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