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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

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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                        


Committee Members

Perry Perera

 Ranjani Perera

 Charmaine Wijayatilake

                                                                       Asoka Dissanayake

  Jeeva Dissanayake

       Surangani Amarathunge (Sri Lanka)

  Chandani Pathiranage

Prof. Suranjith Seneviratne

Nilmini Seneviratne

Sri Lanka Leukaemia Foundation UK Committee 2017

Sri Lanka Leukaemia Foundation UK Committee 2015

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