Sri Lanka Foundation does not need an introduction now. This organization is working with a commitment to promote Sri Lankan culture, languages and ethos. There are a number of things about Sri Lanka that many people may not be aware of, Sri Lankan Non-Profit Organization in California is guiding people about achievements of famous people from Sri Lanka. The organization was formed by Dr. Walter Jayasinghe, a renowned doctor, philanthropist and entrepreneur from Sri Lanka who is currently residing in Unites States. He has great dedication, patriotism, and love for his birthplace Sri Lanka and he wants others to feel the same.
How Sri Lanka Foundation of Los Angeles is promoting Sri Lankan Culture?
Sri Lanka Day Expo
Sri Lanka Day Expo is a popular event intended to promote musicians, businesses, dancers and Sri Lankan Food in Los Angeles. The expo appeals every Sri Lankan person across the globe to feel their nation’s culture. The traditional parade named as “Perahera” is a key attraction of this event.
Beauty Pageant and Fashion Show
Sri Lanka America Association of Southern California hosts an annual Miss Sri Lanka America beauty pageant and Fashion Show to encourage and promote Sri Lankan traditional beauty in America.
Sri Lanka Foundation Awards
Sri Lanka Foundation Awards is also a major event by this nonprofit organization. It is held in Los Angeles, California to give recognition to worthy people from Sri Lanka in all arenas of human discipline.
YES! World Youth Conference
YES or Young Expatriate Sri Lankans World Youth Conference is initiative from Sri Lanka Foundation to support young generation from Sri Lanka. This event provides an opportunity for the youth of Sri Lanka to learn about their nation, network and develop strategies to aid Sri Lanka.
Apart from above mentioned events and concerts, the Foundation of Los Angeles also organizes an event Sri Lanka Day to support Sri Lankan culture and businesses. Other programs include Sri Lanka Performing Art Center, SLF awards and more.