Monday, November 13, 2006

28th Annual General Meeting of Old Rajans Scout Association

28th Annual General Meeting of Old Rajans Scout Association was held on 12th
November 2006 at Nugawela Mansion Hotel Aladeniya.

Our member, old scout Mr. N.B. Weerakoon was the chief guest for the event. The college principal Mr. S.M Keerthirathna, the former Group Scout Leader Mr. Bandara Weerasekara were also present for the occasion.

According to the agenda, first the welcome speech was delivered by the former president Mr. Kithsiri Kulasooriya. Then the former secratary Mr Aloka Perara presented the minutes of the last annual general meeting and it was followed by the presentation of the activities performed during the last year together with a slideshow of photographs of activities.

Then the financial statements presented by the former treasurer Mr. Sumidna Vithanarachchi were approved by the members.

The next important activity that took place at the AGM was the launch of a Foreign Activity Fund which is a concept of our Member Mr. Namal Palliyaguruge. The objective of this fund is to give the financial assistance to the college scouts who will be participating to the international scout events and to encourage them.

An audio visual presentation was also prepared by Namal Palliyaguruge. All the members and non-members can contribute to this fund.

For more details visit The initial target is to accumulate a fund of LKR 250,000/=.

Then it was the time to appoint the new committee. The following is the new committee that was appointed by the members present for the 28th annual general meeting.

President : Mr. Aloka Perera

Secretary : Mr. Jagath Herath

Treasurer : Mr. Suminda Vithanarachchi

After the speeches of new President and the Secretary the AGM was concluded.

Then it was the time for lunch and fun. The kids and young members also enjoyed a swim in the swimming pool before lunch.


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