Please consider donating to our official COVID-19 Relief Fund for Tamils in Sri Lanka

DONATE NOW: https://www.gofundme.com/f/covid19-appeal-for-vulnerable-tamils-in-sri-lanka

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In addition to our campaign above, several other organizations have reached out to us to help promote their campaigns underway in the Northern, Eastern and Central Provinces of Sri Lanka in response to the COVID-19 crisis. While we work with some of the following organizations, we are highlighting these specific appeals for INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. Any interested donors should directly contact the appealing organization(s) for any further information.

We will continue to update this post as we receive information on more appeals. If you wish to promote an appeal, please email us at info@comdu.it as soon as possible with all the necessary information.

CURRENT CAMPAIGNS
Last Updated: April 14, 2020

Appeal: $20,000 (Rs. 2.5M) at Rs. 5,000 per family for 500 families in Jaffna (Tellippalai)
Organization: Shanthiham Association for Health and Counselling
NGO Registration No.: L-145605
Address: 8, 8/1, Katpagavinayagar Lane, off Kachcheri Nallur Road, Jaffna
Contact: Thavaseelan Rajan | + 94 773501812
Bank: Commercial Bank, Bank Code: 7056, Branch Code: TBD | Name of Account: Shanthiham | Account No.: 1060012972 | Swift Code: CCEYLKLX

Appeal: $3,500 (Rs. 500,000) at Rs. 10,000 per family for 50 families in North & East and Nuwara Eliya
Organization: Church of the American Ceylon Mission
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: St. John’s Church, Uranee, Batticaloa
Contact: Darshan Ambalavanar | + 94 7793434011
Bank: Hatton National Bank, Bank Code: 7083, Branch Code: 150 | Name of Account: Church of the American Ceylon Mission | Account No.: 150020108478 | Swift Code: HBLILKLX

Appeal: $13,500 (Rs. 1.809M) for 1,686 families in Katunayake, Digana, Talawakelle, Agrapathana, Hatton, Maskeliya, Bogawantalawa, Deniyaya, Hanthana, Deraniyagala, Hungama, Kalpitiya, Colombo, Kalutara, and Kurunegala
Organization: Various independent activists
NGO Registration No.: N/A
Address: N/A
Contact: Various
Bank: For banking details, please email Marisa de Silva

Appeal: $4,000 (Rs. 510,000) at Rs. 2,550 per family for 200 families in Kilinochchi
Organization: Friends of Youth Organization
NGO Registration No.: V/DL/26-2010-03-23
Address: No. 234 Uthayanagar East, Kilinochchi
Contact: Kandiah Jeyaseelan | +94 214593340
Bank: Seylan Bank, Bank Code: 7287, Branch Code: 0930 | Name of Account: Friends of Youth Organization | Account No.: 093013091072001 | Swift Code: SEYBLKLX

Appeal: $28,000 (Rs. 3.75M) at Rs. 5,000 per family for 354 families in Vavuniya (Chettikulam and Vavuniya) and 396 families in Trincomalee (Town & Gravest, Thamabalakam, Muttur)
Organization: Voluntary Organization for Vulnerable Community Development
NGO Registration No.: V/DL/30
Address: No. 154 Mannar Road, Veppankulam, Vavuniya
Contact: Tharmalingam Ganesh | +94 262226056
Bank: People’s Bank, Bank Code: , Branch Code: | Name of Account: VOVCOD | Account No.: 040100110023294 | Swift Code: PSBKLKLX

Appeal: $4,000 (Rs. 555,000) at Rs. 1,500 per family for 370 families in Batticaloa (Manmunai South & Eruvil Pattu, Manmunai Pattu, Eravur Pattu, Manmunai South West)
Organization: Vivekananda Community Foundation
NGO Registration No.: DS/MP/SSB/NGO/57/2019
Address: Main Road, Puthukudiyirippu, Arayampathy, Batticaloa
Contact: Kanthappan Pratheeswaran | + 94 759653638
Bank: People’s Bank, Bank Code: 7135, Branch Code: TBD | Name of Account: Vivekananda Community Foundation | Account No.: 075100180065430 | Swift Code: PSBKLKLX

Appeal: $5,500 (Rs. 750,000) at Rs. 3,000 per family for 250 families in Trincomalee
Organization: HOPE Trinco
NGO Registration No.: DS/TS/SS/VSSO/113
Address: Inner Harbour Road, Trincomalee
Contact: S. Kirubaharan | + 94 763293125
Bank: Bank of Ceylon, Bank Code: 7010, Branch Code: 624 | Name of Account: HOPE Organization | Account No.: 78460177 | Swift Code: BCEYLKLX

Appeal: $14,000 (Rs. 1.825M) at Rs. 3,650 per family for 500 families in Jaffna and Mullaitivu
Organization: Centre for Child Development
NGO Registration No.: L-18904
Address: No. 254, Kandy Road, Ariyalai, Jaffna
Contact: S. Yoganathan | +94 777238686
Bank: People’s Bank, Bank Code: 7135, Branch Code: TBD | Name of Account: Centre for Child Development | Account No.: 162200170010830 | Swift Code: PSBKLKLX

Appeal: $7,500 (Rs. 1.0M) at Rs. 2,000 per family for 500 families
Organization: Humedica Lanka
NGO Registration No.: FL-69001 / N(A)450
Address: No. 46, Prathibimbarama Road, Dehiwela
Contact: T.G. Prithiviraj | + 94 761497921
Bank: Hatton National Bank, Bank Code: 7083, Branch Code: 009 | Name of Account: Humedica International Lanka | Account No.: 009010180216 | Swift Code: HBLILKLX

Appeal: $17,000 (Rs. 2.35M) at for 1,000 families
Organization: Palmera Projects
NGO Registration No.: ABN 54 135 781 118
Address: 57 Chalmers Road, NSW 2135 Sydney, Australia
Contact: Abarna Raj | + 61 410523342
Bank: N/A. You can donate online here

Appeal: Dependent on funds at Rs. 2,000 per family in Trincomalee (Muthur and Trincomalee Town & Gravest)
Organization: Vanni Hope
NGO Registration No.: ABN 19 614 675 231
Address: 136 Dean Street , Strathfield South, NSW 2136, Australia
Contact: Ranjan Sivagnanasundaram | + 61 428138232
Bank: TBD

Appeal: $25,000 (Rs. 3.43M) at Rs. 1,000 per family for 2,670 families in Vavuniya, Trincomalee, Mullaitivu, Kilinochchi, Mannar, Jaffna
Organization: Canadian Tamil Congress
Registration No.: TBD
Address: 513 – 10 Milner Business Court, Scarborough, Ontario M1B 3C6 Canada
Contact: Danton Thurairajah | + 1 6473001973
Bank: N/A. Donate online at https://www.gofundme.com/f/food-relief-for-vulnerable-population-in-sri-lanka

Appeal: $26,000 (Rs. 3.57M) for families in the North and East
Organization: IBC Tamil
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: TBD
Contact: TBD
Bank: N/A. https://www.gofundme.com/f/relief-aid-for-corona-virus-affected

Appeal: Open – TBD
Organization: New Life Foundation (Jaffna Hindu College – UK)
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: TBD
Contact: Punitha 07506 155 988
Bank: Lloyds Bank; Bank Code: TBD; Branch Code: TBD; Account No.: 70132360, Sort Code: 309192

Appeal: 5,000 families in Trincomalee, Kilinochchi, Batticaloa, Mullaitivu, and Vavuniya
Organization: N/A
NGO Registration No.: N/A
Address: TBD
Contact: Praveen Arulpirabakar
Bank: N/A. https://paypal.me/pools/c/8ocRAzsKLc

Appeal: Open – TBD
Organization: International Medical Health Organization Canada
NGO Registration No.: 844191494RR0001
Address: 7 – 5637 Finch Avenue East, Toronto, ON, M1B 2T9
Contact: Vara Mahadevan | 416-321-9555
Bank: N/A. https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/international-medical-health-organization-canada

COMPLETED CAMPAIGNS

Appeal: $2,000 (Rs. 264,000) for 132 families in Batticaloa
Organization: Tamil Freedom Coalition
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: TBD
Contact: TBD
Bank: N/A. https://www.gofundme.com/f/tamil-covid19-food-relief

Appeal: $7,500 (Rs. 988,000) at Rs. 2,000 per family for 494 families in Jaffna (Colombuthurai, Moolai, Navanthurai), Mullaitivu (Moonkilaru, Vallipunam, Puthiyaveetuthittam), Kilinochchi (Piramanthanaru, Jeyapuram, Kandawalai, Kanthikiramam), Vavuniya (Tharanikulam) and Batticaloa
Organization: Muthu Nava Ratna Trust (Srinarayanathas Foundation)
NGO Registration No.: 11051/31-03-2016
Address: TBD
Contact: Navaratnam Srinarayanathas, + 1 6478332674
Bank: Commercial Bank, Bank Code: 7056, Branch Code: 274 | Name of Account: Muthu Nava Ratna Trust | Account No.: 1155019810 | Swift Code: CCEYLKLX

Appeal: $5,000 (Rs. 625,000) at Rs. 3,000 per family for 210 families in Mullaitivu
Organization: Muthu Nava Ratna Trust (Srinarayanathas Foundation)
NGO Registration No.: 11051/31-03-2016
Address: TBD
Contact: Navaratnam Srinarayanathas | + 1 6478332674

Appeal: $2,000 (Rs. 250,000) at Rs. 1,000 per family for 250 families in Matale (Ukuwela)
Organization: Mass Movement for Social Justice
NGO Registration No.: N/A
Address: 144, 18/1, Thawalankoya, Ukuwela, Matale
Contact: Mohana Dharshani | + 94 779839164

Appeal: $7,000 (Rs. 1.05M) at Rs. 3,000 per family for 350 families
Organization: Palmera Projects
NGO Registration No.: ABN 54 135 781 118
Address: 57 Chalmers Road, NSW 2135 Sydney, Australia
Contact: Abarna Raj | + 61 410523342

Appeal: $1,500 (Rs. 200,000) at Rs. 2,000 per family for 100 families
Organization: Centre for Women & Development
NGO Registration No.: L-14312
Address: No. 7 Ratnam Lane, KSS Road, Jaffna
Contact: Saroja Sivachandran | + 94 771150323

Appeal: $12,290 (Rs. 1.64M) at Rs. 1,055 per family for 1,500 families in Trincomalee (Verugal, Kinniya, Muthur)
Organization: Kapilar Social Advancement Council
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: TBD
Contact: TBD

Appeal: $5,000 (Rs. 685,000) for daily wage earners in Badulla, Nawalapitiya, Kandy, Ratnapura
Organization: Sri Lankan Tamil Community of Indian Origin-Canada
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: TBD
Contact: sltcioc.canada1993@gmail.com

Appeal: $200 (Rs. 25,000)
Organization: Thedipaar Foundation
NGO Registration No.: TBD
Address: TBD
Contact: Kumar Thillainathan | 416-244-8818

* All figures are in approximate Canadian Dollars (CAD) and Sri Lankan Rupees (LKR).