The Annual Charity Dinner of the Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK (APSL) this year was held on the 26th November 2022 a the Thistle T5 hotel, London. The event was well attended with many members, well wishers and friends and family.
Amongst the distinguished that attended were Sri Lankan High Commissioner, H. E Mrs Saroja Sirisena, great niece of the late Duke of Edinburgh HRH Princess Katarina, and representatives of a number of UK based Sri Lankan organisations.
The Charity Dinner was held in aid of raising funds for much needed vocational training opportunities for young adults in Sri Lanka.
The event was compered by Ms. Lushani Kodituwakku, whilst the welcome address was delivered by President Thushara Madurasinghe. Thereafter H.E Mrs Saroja Sirisena addressed the gathering commending on the work that the Association has carried out over the past few years.
A presentation of the outlining status of current projects was delivered by Vice President, Dr Leshan Uggalla.
Guests were entertained by music provided by DJ Prasanna and Sri Lankan cuisuine provided by Rising Sun caterers.
APSL Committee would like to extended its heartfelt thanks to the guests, sponsors, our donors, media outlets and well wishers for their for presence and support for making the evening a memorable occasion.