Being part of the anniversary celebrations conducted by the Marlbo Trading Company, this year too (2015), to coincide with the second anniversary fell on 23/05/2015, after having moved into the new office premises at No. 24, Abdul Gaffoor Mawatha, Colombo 03, the following religious, social and other activities were conducted.
- Numbering around 140 visually handicapped community in the Central, Uva, Eastern, and North Central Provinces were brought down to Kandy for a day outing and a get-together. They were all first taken to the “Maligawa” for religious observance and thereafter lunch and gifts were offered to them including their children. And the last event of this session was a “Peduru Party” for which the music was provided by the visually handicapped group headed by Prasanna and the Clan.
- That on 23rd May 2015 lunch was offered to the children at the Deaf and Blind School at Rathmalana where all children were given gifts of toiletries and clothes.
- The same evening on 23rd there was a “Bana Preaching” (Dhamma Sermon) at Marlbo premises by the Venerable Meegoda Sukitha Thero of the Vajiraramaya, Bambalapitiya, Vice Principal of the Dhaham Pasela.
- Thereafter, the staff of Marlbo and the subsidiary Companies had a get-together and joined the Dinner Dance at the office premises. The event was entertained by the visually handicapped musical group headed by Prasanna and the Clan from Kandy.