Special hospital for disabled
The Arogya Foundation for disabled persons had launched a massive
project to build a special hospital for the disabled. Following an
appeal by the Foundation, a group of donors visited the foundation
headquarters at Nalandaramaya, Pathiragoda, Maharagama.
The delegation headed by Ven. Sek Ming Chang Thera and Buddhist
donors madam Sng Choon Eng. Gohkim Hua, Goh Hiew Geok, Leow Kwee Fah,
Teo Seng Hong, Lian Mam and Chew Kim Gen visited the Foundation Director
Ven. Unapana Ariyadhamma Thera.
They donated tricycles, handcrafts, clutches, scooters, white canes
etc. to the foundation.
They also pledged support in foundation's welfare projects.
A pinkama was also held to felicitate them.
The foundation distributed some equipment to the disabled to mark the
Ven. Sek Ming Chang Thera donated US$ 1,000 to the proposed hospital.
Chief Counsellor of the Foundation Ven. Udahamulle Saranapala Thera,
Ven. Thalagala Sumanaratana Thera, Chief Incumbent of the temple Ven.
Thalapathpitiye Punngnaloka Thera, President of the Foundation Prof.
Ariyapala Perera, Secretary Dr. Lanka Dilini Kodithuwakku were also