Category Archive for "fundraising"

The Asha Centre has closed again and our food parcel distribution continues…

Unfortunately since our last update, the situation has worsened in Sri Lanka.  We opened for two days after the April holidays and then had to close due to increased transmission rates of COVID-19 and revised government regulations. The situation is getting more difficult in Sri Lanka as the days go by.  COVID cases continue to rise at a rate much…

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Janet’s Open Garden – 29th and 30th May

42 Latimer Road, E7 0LQ 29th & 30th MayOpen 11am- 4pm Covid restrictions permitting Janet will be opening her beautiful garden to raise funds for Asha Trust.   Come and immerse yourself in the splendour of this urban garden. Plants for sale at affordable prices, entry by donation.

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Brighten up your day during these gloomy times and join our online quiz!

Date: Saturday 16th January 2021Time: 7:15pm Find out more or register  You can register as a team of 6 or join as an individual= Entry by donation For more information contact us

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Happy Christmas from us all at Asha Trust!

Thanks for all your support this year – let’s hope for better times ahead in 2021. Catch up on our recent news in our Christmas Newletter: Asha Trust Christmas Newsletter 2020

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Be someone’s reason to smile!

This Christmas, you can make a difference to children like Dilshani and their families.Just £6/Rs 1,500 provides an essential food parcel for a family who have been severely financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out more With the situation in Sri Lanka continuing to be unstable due to the ‘second wave’ of COVID-19, many in the community continue to be…

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Newsletter – July 2020

On the 6th July, the Asha Centre opened its doors again after nearly 4 months of closure.  It was a pleasure for all the team to see children and young people returning after such a long time. We held a week of classes for some grades and provided tailored home study packs to the others.   Unfortunately, a week later we…

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Not Open Garden 2020

Janet’s Open Garden event is cancelled this year due to COVID-19 but you can still support and maintain social distancing.  Plants will be available for sale from her front garden and you can post your donation through the letter box!  All donations go towards supporting community projects at the Asha Centre in Sri Lanka. 

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We couldn’t do this without your support

We have now completed 8 food drops and each time we go we are reminded of the vital importance of this support at this time We estimate that we will need to provide support for at least another month despite the fact that there has been a slight relaxation of curfew restrictions this week. Parents remain out of work and…

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Update from the Asha Centre

The Asha Centre has closed due to the need to stay at home to slow the spread of COVID-19 and the current island-wide curfew. We have, however, been able to provide essential food supplies to the area and will continue to support the community of Badowita wherever possible. You can read more about it here: Update April 2020

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Happy New Year!

Every New Year opens doors to the future. We have lots of exciting plans for 2020 and look forward to sharing them with you all throughout the year. Thank you to all our friends and supporters who continue to help us promote opportunity and hope in Sri Lanka!

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