iLEAD extends helping hand to needy children in Sri Lanka
From the very beginning, iLEAD was always about transforming lives, thereby bringing joy and cheers to those who associated with it. Over the years, the joys have grown exponentially and spread across the communities as well. Recently, the iLEAD programme in Sri Lanka organized a resource mobilization drive to support the educational needs of a group of poor children studying in Iranaikeny Government Tamil Mixed School (Primary) in Kuchchaveli Division in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka. They were successful in mobilization LKR 1,06,000 from businessmen and the general public which was used to donate schools bags, shoes, water bottles, and stationery to the children. The school, which caters mostly to poor children, has seen an increase in dropouts due to lack of educational material.