Horizon Lanka Foundation

The mission of Horizon Lanka is to generate computer proficiency in rural Sri Lanka, creating educational opportunity and financial prosperity. By empowering youth with web design skills and English fluency, schoolchildren are able to reach previously unavailable job markets and tap into new successful means of earning income. Forging these new resources in agricultural regions allows students to elevate themselves and their families out of poverty and brings new potential to their villages.

Horizon Lanka Foundation
Horizon Lanka Foundation 101, Left Bank, Mahavilachchiya
Anuradhapura, North Central Provin 50,022
Sri Lanka
094-77-7702678
http://www.horizonlanka.net/

Chief Executive Officer

T. B. Nandasiri Wanninayaka

Management Team

Nandasiri Wanninayaka, Mahendra B Illangasinghe, Dilum Bandara

Board of Directors

Hedidewe Gedara GUNAPALA, Gallelle Ralalage S WIJITHA KUMARA, Muthu Kudage U RATHNAYAKA, Rajaguru Semasinghe Mudiyanselage EKANAYAKA, Rajapaksha Durayalage KULARATHNA, Mudiyanselage R PERERA, Marasingha Arachchilage N WIJEWEERA, Welipenna Withanage U WELIPENNA, Rathnamalala R KUMARA, Nanhamige J PREMAWANSHA

Mission

The mission of Horizon Lanka is to generate computer proficiency in rural Sri Lanka, creating educational opportunity and financial prosperity. By empowering youth with web design skills and English fluency, schoolchildren are able to reach previously unavailable job markets and tap into new successful means of earning income. Forging these new resources in agricultural regions allows students to elevate themselves and their families out of poverty and brings new potential to their villages.

Programs

Digital Ambassadors aim to diffuse training to other local students; eVillage works to enhance local agriculture through computer proficiency; Digital Butterflies donate computers to local families.

Statistics on Horizon Lanka Foundation

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2006: $29,800
  • Annual Budget for 2005: $15,400
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $36,500
  • Other funding sources: Horizon receives funding from Diaspora supporters, corporations and foundations, Horizon Lanka Academy tuition, and the revenue from commercial projects.
  • Religious Affiliation: None