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 


President -          Nihal Perera                              Events Coordinator -  John Kern

Vice President -  Nevomal Fernando                     Asst. Secretary -         Narada Wijayatilake

Secretary -          Chandani Pathiranage                Asst. Treasure -          Subi Perera

Treasurer -          Sirini Nizar                                 Editor                         


Committee Members

Perry Perera

 Ranjani Perera

 Charmaine Wijayatilake

                                                                       Asoka Dissanayake

  Jeeva Dissanayake

       Surangani Amarathunge (Sri Lanka)

   Roxana Fernando

   Priyanke Fernando

    Sharmane Fernando

    Asanga Amarasinghe

     Samanthi Amarasinghe

     Shanthini Fonseka

Sri Lanka Leukaemia Foundation UK Committee 2017

Sri Lanka Leukaemia Foundation UK Committee 2015


management of Apeksha Hospital Maharagama

The following founder members - Murtaza Ali, Perry and Ranjani Perera, John Kern, Faiz and 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.