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CUP held their fourth twoday Workshop on “Creating Child Writers” on 6th & 7th August 2016. The members of CUP’s 21th Little Library – Sri Sanga Bodhi Sunday School, Singhe Udagama, Polonnaruwa were given the opportunity to take part in this workshop.

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Mrs. Marina Nirmalanathan who is currently residing in Australia came forward to help children in their education under CUP Sisu Diriya Schlarship Programme. On behalf of Mrs. Marina, her parents of Mr & Mrs Nirmalananthan intend to visit the beneficiaries during their holidays in Sri Lanka



CUP held their third two day Workshop on “Creating Child Writers” on 9th & 10th July 2016. The members of CUP’s 25th Little Library - the Siddhartha Children’s Society, Thalwita, Seeradunna, Kurunegala were given the opportunity to take part in this workshop.

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Celebrating the Vesak Season, CUP organized “Vesak Bethi Gee - 2016” with the participation of students of Sri Dammarama Sunday School, Kudabibula, Hambantota, on 05th June 2016.

This precious project was sponsored by Cliftex (Pvt) Ltd with the intention of giving children an opportunity to show their talents in music.

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8th Annual General Meeting of CUP was held on 31st March 2016 at Global Towers, Wellawatta. Many donors who have been working with CUP through the years were also present at this event. The Executive Committee elected for the ensuing year is as follows:

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The Children's Upliftment Programme (CUP) together with the member students of the Little Library at Sri Dammarama Sunday School, Kudabibula, Hambantota organized and conducted its third Child Writer's Project on 18th & 19th July 2015. The Story Book titled “Api Mithuro” (We are Friends), including content, graphics and layout, which was created by the Children after a 2-Day Workshop was launched on 27 March 2016.


CUP recently donated English Dictionaries and Sinhala Dictionaries to thirty students of Sri Sumanajothi Sunday School, Handapangoda, Horana and to forty two students who marked best records at the annual term test at Royal College, Horana.

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With the support of many donors who generously contributed towards the well being of children, a famous artist Somalatha Subasinghe’s Vikurthi Drama was staged by CUP (children's Upliftment Programme) on the 26.09.2015 at New Town Hall, Greenpath Colombo 07.

This was organized by the CUP Team who has happily contributed time out of their busy schedule, as a fund raising project.


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CUP held their third Two day Workshop on “Creating Child Writers” on 18th & 19th July 2015 with the students of Sri Damsara Sunday School, also the members of the CUP’s 10th Little Library at Sri Bodhirukkaramaya, Julampitiya, Weeraketiya. Thirty members of the library and four youth were given the opportunity to take part in this workshop.


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Mr Rinesh Fernandopulle together with CUP Organization donated a Braille writer to Poojani Senanayake. She is currently studying in Year Ten at the School for the Blind, Ratmalana. Poojani is a beneficiary of the CUP Sisu Diriya scholarship and this donation will help her immensely towards her education.

The Children’s Upliftment Programme (CUP)

CUP was founded in May 2004 with the primary objective of building up the future of the younger generation of the country.


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