23.11.2015 in CSR, Latest by copaceticweb 0

Expolanka CSR celebrates ‘World Sight Day’ by continuing the ‘Eyes of Hope’ Project

Expolanka Holdings facilitated 25 cataract surgeries free of charge as part of the continuation of the ‘Eyes of Hope’ project. This project which is was initiated last year, has supported a total of 50 patients with receiving treatment for their cataract. The surgeries were planned and executed to coincide with ‘World Sight Day’. Apart from [...]

20.10.2015 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Healthy Living – World Elders’ Day

 “Listen to your elders’ advice. Not because they are always right, but because they have more experience of being wrong.” Healthy Living, Expolanka’s CSR initiative, in partnership with Helpage Sri Lanka, provided free healthcare services and treatment for over 300 elderly citizens recently. The Healthy Living project is Expolanka’s way of giving back to the [...]

10.08.2015 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Empowering the elderly – Enriching the nation

At the age of 65, while working at a service station in Kentucky USA, Colonel Harland David Sanders had a brainwave. He dreamt of building a restaurant and using his locally popular chicken recipe as its main attraction. The rest is history. Today ‘Kentucky Fried Chicken’ has over 18,800 outlets in 118 different countries and [...]

22.04.2015 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Classic Travel Launches Environmental Pioneers Programme

 “Trees are the earth’s endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.” – Rabindranath Tagore. Classic Travel, the subsidiary of Expolanka Holdings, recently joined hands with the Central Environmental Authority in implementing an environment oriented campaign named the ‘Environmental Pioneers’ Programme. The project focuses on empowering young students to take leadership in conserving and uplifting [...]

30.12.2014 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Eyes of Hope

“Creating a strong business and building a better world are not conflicting goals – they are both essential ingredients for long-term success.” – William Clay Ford Jr. Continuing its record of social responsibility and communal benevolence, Expolanka Holdings’ CSR wing recently carried out the ‘Eyes of Hope’ project with the aim of offering relief to [...]

07.04.2014 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Expolanka honoured at Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards

“The business of business should not be about money. It should be about responsibility. It should be about public good, not private greed.” – Anita Roddick. Expolanka’s CSR traditions run deep within our company, as does our award winning history. Recently, both these traditions met when Expo Medix was recognized internationally at the Asia Responsible [...]

21.10.2013 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Expolanka commemorates World Elders Day

“Goodness is the only investment that never fails” – Henry David Thoreau The 19th century signaled the birth of the modern corporate. The industrial revolution spawned a variety of companies. Most of these companies took every opportunity to make a profit regardless of the impacts on society, benefiting from the slave trade, colonialism and war. [...]

27.09.2013 in CSR, Latest by admin 0

Appreciating them with more than a smile

Contributing to the social welfare of our communities is a vital part of Expolanka’s work ethic. Our business is built on relationships: relationships with our customers, partners, investors, employees and the communities in which we live and work. Over the years Expolanka has taken CSR to a new dimension by participating in a number of [...]

19.04.2013 in CSR, Green by admin 0

World Water Day 2013

Observance of World Water Day (WWD) began in the year 1993 after it was formally proposed in Agenda 21 of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and declared by United Nations General Assembly to be held on the 22nd of March each year. With the ever expanding global population and [...]

21.08.2012 in CSR, Expolanka, Green by admin 0

Thinking Beyond Sustainability

Whether it’s our success in implementing a broad range of green policies and activities or our ongoing commitment to community development, we take great pride in the CSR activities of Expolanka. As stated by our Sustainability Vision – Expolanka will be a leader in enhancing the long term sustain ability of the communities it serves; [...]