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Royal Fernwood makes donation to Indira Cancer Trust

Yoshan Fernando, Chief Executive Officer at Royal Fernwood Porcelain Limited handing over the donation to Yenuka Bandularatna, a Trustee at Indira Cancer Trust.
Yoshan Fernando, Chief Executive Officer at Royal Fernwood Porcelain Limited handing over the donation to Yenuka Bandularatna, a Trustee at Indira Cancer Trust.

Royal Fernwood Porcelain, a large-scale manufacturer of high quality white and decorated porcelain tableware and figurine ornaments that enjoys a global reputation in the porcelain tableware industry as a reliable supplier to many premium brands, recently made a donation to the Indira Cancer Trust.

Taking the form of a gift encompassing a large quantity of porcelain tableware, Royal Fernwood Porcelain’s donation to the Indira Cancer Trust is part of the company’s continuing efforts to support its community and country in whatever way it can.

Established in November 2016, the Indira Cancer Trust offers an array of much-needed support services to people living with cancer, with a special emphasis on providing information on any type of cancer care. Having teamed up with Apeksha Hospital in Maharagama, the Trust is currently involved in 25 projects aiding patients and their families who live with cancer. It also operates a highly useful Cancer Helpline, while at the same time providing several other very important services viathe Indira Care Service andthe Indira Pediatric Care department.

Programs conducted by the Indira Cancer Trust have included the provision of financial aid as well as support in securing medication, tests and scans and even counseling and therapy and specialised pediatric care. The Trust has also helped breast cancer patients get breast prosthesis. Additionally, the Trust has offered educational scholarships, while also carrying out programs to uplift the spirits of the patients, especially children. One of the Trust’s most popular initiatives is its Birthday Program, which is incidentally also one of itsvery first programs. Beloved by the children at Apeksha Hospital, this program brings joy to many, many children, with themregisteringwell in advanceoftheir birthdaysand wholeheartedly anticipating their gifts.

Dr. Lanka Jayasuriya Dissanayake from Indira Cancer Trust stated, “We are grateful to Royal Fernwood Porcelain for this yeomen service it has provide, bringing hope to children on their birthdays and helping to put a smile on their faces.” Royal Fernwood Porcelain’s donations to the Indira Cancer Trust have also encompassed another vital and worthy function championed by the charity, which is the serving of meals and refreshments, including breakfast, lunch and tea, to families and individuals that come in for counseling and guidance and the multitude of other support services.

Yoshan Fernando, Chief Executive Officer at Royal Fernwood Porcelain, stated, “We are pleased to be able to help a worthy cause such as the Indira Cancer Trust.

Thanks to our porcelain, families living with cancer will in some small way experience a little piece of normalcy as they share a meal or tea surrounded by the loving and supportive Indira Cancer Trust community.”

Royal Fernwoord Porcelain’s contribution aligns with the bigger idea of giving back to one’s community envisaged by the Ambeon Group. “Giving back to our family, friends, neighbors and country is a vital part of the Ambeon Group’s DNA and Royal Fernwood Porcelain’s exemplary contribution to the Indira Cancer Trust only buoys our longstanding commitment to helping those in need in any way we can,” stated Murali Prakash, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Ambeon Capital PLC and Ambeon Holdings. 

 


 

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