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SSCOBA donated a magical amount of Rs.1,320,000/- to the Past Cricketers Association in lieu of the 70th Battle of Golds played between Sri Sumangala College and Moratu Maha Vidyalaya on 29th & 30th July at De Soysa Stadium Moratuwa. It is pertinent to mention that the Association has pocketed out only Rs.200,000/- as per the EXCO approval and Rs.1,120,000/- received from three sponsorships. We take this opportunity to thank the sponsors for making this a success.

The photo shows the handing over of the official donation to PCA President – Mr. Saman Kumara by the SSCOBA officials – Mr. Nimesha Nawalage and Mr. Dinesh Katipearachchi on 30th July at a fellowship held at Panadura Sports Club.

We would like to thank Sumangalian, Managing Director of CSN Fashions (Pvt) Ltd, Shopimo, present Exco Member of SSCOBA, Mr. Sirimantha Ranasuriya for donating and fixing 12 fans in the college auditorium worth more than Rs 200,000/-

Thank you so much for your generosity!

100th Annual General Meeting of SSCOBA was held successfully on 25th June 2022 from 0830hrs onwards at the college auditorium with an overwhelming attendance of members despite the setbacks of the country. New office bearers were appointed for the year 2022/2023.

Mr. Aravinda Perera, a reputed corporate leader in the country has been once again appointed as the President to steer the association in this crucial year. He held the same position from 1994 to 2000. Mr. Nimesha Nawalage & Mr. Dhanuka Kottahachchi were appointed as Joint Secretaries and Mr. Dinesh Ketipearachchi was re-appointed as the Treasurer.

The meeting was attended by the Principal, representatives from other affiliations of OBA including the President of Junior OBA Mr. Geeth Sanjaya, the Vice President of Colombo Branch Mr. Janalal Rodrigo, and the President of Past Cricketers’ Association Mr. Saman Kumara.

A large number of distinguished old boys of various disciplines took part in the event and expressed their views constructively.

The vote of thanks was given by the Jt. Secretary, Mr. Nimesha Nawalage.

We would like to thank Sumangalian, Engineer at Seagate Technologies in Singapore, Mr. Dhammika Sandaruwan Perera from 2003 A/L Batch for making a donation of Rs 27,000/- to the Rugby Development Fund of SSCOBA.

Thank you so much for your generosity!

Centenary (100th) Annual General Meeting of the Sri Sumangala College Old Boys’ Association will be held on Saturday, June 25th, 2022, at the college auditorium from 8:30 am onwards. All members are welcome!

පානදුර ශ්‍රී සුමංගල විද්‍යාලයීය ආදී ශිෂ්‍ය සංගමයේ ශත සංවත්සර මහා සභාව 2022 ජූනි මස 25 වන සෙනසුරාදා උදැසන 8:30 ට විද්‍යාලයීය ශ්‍රවනාගාරයේදී පැවැත්වේ. සියලු ආදී ශිෂ්‍ය සාමාජිකයන්ට ආරාධනා!

අප සංගමයේ පසුගිය වසරේ මෙහෙවර වාර්තාව මෙතනින් බා ගත කර ගන්න: පසුගිය වසරේ මෙහෙවර වාර්තාව

අප සංගමයේ පසුගිය වසරේ ගිණුම් වාර්තාව සියලුම සාමාජිකයන්ට විද්‍යුත් තැපෑල මගින් ලබා දීමට කටයුතු සුදානම් කර ඇත. එසේම අප සංගමයේ වාර්ෂික වාර්තාවේ මුද්‍රිත පිටපතක් ශත සංවත්සර මහා සභාවේදී ලබා ගැනීමට හැක.

Annual Get Together 2022 of SSCOBA

Annual Get Together – 2022 of Sri Sumangala College Old Boys’ Association will be held on 25th June 2022 at Jie Jie Beach by Jetwing – Panadura from 7 pm onwards to the tune of INSIGHT.

Three great sons of our Alma Mater – Mr. Anurath Abeyratne (Chairman & Managing Director of Anunine Holdings Pvt Ltd, Korean SPA Packaging Pvt Ltd, Eagle Power (Pvt) Ltd, KSPA Embilipitiya Paper Mills (Pvt) Ltd, Ethimale Plantation (Pvt) Ltd and ATIRE (Pvt) Ltd), Mr. Rohantha De Fonseka (Chairman of C D De Fonseka & Sons Pvt Ltd and Senior Director of Biomed Scientific (Pvt) Ltd) and Mr. Tissa Illeperuma (Founder/Chairman of Naturub Group of Companies) will grace the night as special guests.

Mr. Wilson Kahandagamage, Mr. Vijith Salgado, Mr. Sanath De Silva (three past presidents of SSCOBA) and Mr. Sarath Alwis (former joint secretary of SSCOBA) will be felicitated for their yeoman service towards the success of SSCOBA.

Tickets are priced at 4,000/- and can be obtained from the SSCOBA Exco Members

The organizing committee encourages you to bring your own booze. Otherwise you have the option to purchase them from the hotel at their rates.

All Sumangalians are welcome!

Please call SSCOBA Joint Secretary Dhanuka Kottahachchi on 077 322 4224 or SSCOBA Treasurer Dinesh Ketipearachchi on 077 731 6183 or Vice President Nimesha Nawalage on 071 243 5204 for more details.

We would like to thank Sumangalians, 1996 A/L Batchmates from around the World for collectively making a donation of Rs 1,337,052/- to the “සුමඟුල් රිවි බල” Solar Power System Project of SSCOBA.

Capt. Kasun Hewage – Sri Lanka
Janaka Sudara De Silva – Sri Lanka
Dhanesh Kuruppu – Australia
Daham Dunumadalawa – Canada
Ranjeeva Prasanna Silva – Australia
Shamitha Athukorala – Singapore
Rajith Alwis – Australia
Surandana Adhikaram –Australia
Mayura Edirisinghe –Australia
Menik Deerarathne –Australia
Gayan Shyamal Dehipitiya – Sri Lanka
Vinoth Fernando –Australia
Jagath Nirosh –Australia

Thank you so much for all of your generosity!

Sri Sumangala College Old Boys’ Association (SSCOBA), an integral part of the college is at the verge of celebrating its 100th anniversary on 28th October 2022. In lieu of this historical moment, SSCOBA has planned a series of activities for the betterment of both the present day students of our Alma Mater and old boys.

One such activity is to install a solar power system at the college premises in order to save the monthly electricity bill of the college, whilst fulfilling a social responsibility of promoting green energy. This is going to be the first phase of the project and the SSCOBA anticipates to expand the capacity in the next stage.

The official agreement of the “සුමඟුල් රිවි බල” Solar Power Project was handed over to the Principal – Mr. Niluka Weerasinghe by the President of SSCOBA – Mr. Mahesh Fonseka on 05th May 2022 at the college. Treasurer of SSCOBA – Mr. Dinesh Ketapearachchi and Project Chairman/Vice President – Mr. Chamath Dias also presented at this occasion.

SSCOBA takes this opportunity to extend its heartiest gratitude to all donors who made this project a success.

We would like to thank Sumangalian, Software Engineer at Allianz Insurance Lanka Limited, Mr. Nuwan Sameera Fernando for making a donation of Rs 225,000/- to the “සුමඟුල් රිවි බල” Solar Power System Project of SSCOBA.

Thank you so much for your generosity!