The Director of the D B L C Project Mr.Peter Van Hoof and finance auditor Mr.Christin Wouters were in Sri Lanka on an official visit from 1st July to the 4th of July. During their visit they had discussions with Rt.Rev.Dr.Vianney Fernando, the Bishop of kandy the Chairman Caritas SEDEC and the Caritas Kandy Setik Director Rev.Fr.Desmond Perera. They were very much interested in visiting the fields where DBLC is working and we too was honored by having them with us.
Our Organization Caritas Kandy SETIK along with some of the Parishes in the diocese of Kandy, contributed immensely to the victims affected by the landslides and floods in the district of Galle. Rev. Fr. Desmond Perera- the Director of SETIK and the staff handed over the relief goods to the Director of the Caritas SED GALLE
The women’s societies ‘Samagi’ of Mahaiyawa and ‘Siriliya’ of Welikanda obtain their services from the ‘Micro Finance Project’ of the Caritas SETIK Organization. Accordingly these two societies have obtained micro finance loans to be distributed among the members to commence their self-employment.
Now, these members successfully engage in their employment and earn a good income. This has become a strength to their societies too. Now, these members display their characteristics of leadership and sustainability A Micro Finance loans of Rs.60,000/= each was given to these societies with the patronage of Rev. Father Director of SETIK.
Vocational Training Programme of House Wiring on 19-25/03/2017 Conducted by DBLC Project