Founded in 2006 and registered in the state of Maryland, the Educate Lanka Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (C) (3) tax-exempt non-profit organization.
The mission of the Educate Lanka Foundation, Inc. (ELF) is to empower underprivileged students in Sri Lanka to achieve the quality education that they rightfully deserve. The primary mode of accomplishing this objective is by providing financial scholarships to those needy students who show promise of academic excellence. The Foundation acts as an independent entity to locate people from around the world to become sponsors for these scholarships. To successfully implement this process, ELF has developed a proprietary Sponsorship Model that has yielded proven results. The Foundation hopes to expand its mission throughout Sri Lanka by serving all communities, regardless of their ethnicity, cast, or religion.
Furthermore, ELF focuses on undertaking educational infrastructure development and supporting projects that improve the overall quality and the standard of the country's education. Through fundraisers, donations, and grants, the Foundation shall implement these projects in the most-needed areas in the country to enhance the future of Sri Lanka's youth.
100%Percentage of your Sponsorship received by the Student
0 The number of School Years funded since inception
$25,000 (Rs. 2.75 million) Our current annual Scholarship Commitment
$45,000 (Rs. 5 million) The amount disbursed as Scholarships since inception
175 The number of current Students in our Portfolio
111 The number of current Students with Sponsors in our Portfolio
65The number of current Volunteers
$12.60 (Rs.1,400) The current average monthly Student Scholarship Amount