Sri Lanka Leukaemia Foundation in the UK (SLLF UK) is a non-profit making Registered Charity (No. 1189432) based in Greater London. We are committed to support Apeksha Hospital Maharagama Srilanka to alleviate the distress of children and adults suffering from leukaemia and other cancer patients in Sri Lanka.
SLLF(UK) was established in 2008 by the late Shiranthi Peiris, the Foundation's first President and a group of Sri Lankans living in the UK. Since inception the members have worked hard to establish the SLLF(UK) as a leading Sri Lankan charity based in the UK that is dedicated to providing funds for affordable projects identified by the
management of Apeksha Hospital Maharagama
The following founder members - Perry and Ranjani Perera, John Kern,
Sirini Nizar and Surangani Amaratunga (the Sri Lanka rep) are still actively involved in the Foundation, in addition to the several new members that have joined since.
Murtaza Ali, a founder member recently retired due to ill health.
Unfortunately the following past committee members are no longer with us
- Faiz Nizar, Godwin and Ranjith Amarathunga
Seated - Nilmini, Sama, Subi, Sirini (President), Ranjani, Charmaine, Jeeva
Standing - John, Asanga, Narada, Nevomal (VP), Perry, Suranjith, Asoka, Nihal
President - Sirini Nizar Dance Coordinator - Nihal Perera
Vice President - Nevomal Fernando Asst. Secretary - Samantha Amarasinghe
Secretary - Narada Wijayatilake Asst. Treasure - Asanga Amarasinghe
Treasurer - Subi Perera Immediate Past President - Nihal Perera
Surangani Amarathunge (Sri Lanka)
Prof. Suranjith Seneviratne