HelpAge, Chairman Tilak de Zoysa receiving the award. International Chapter –BWIO , Chairman Dr. Anthony Dexter Fernando. BWIO, Country Director Dr. M.A. Abdul Jabbar and HelpAge Executive Director Samantha Liyanawaduge are also in the picture.
The USA based Business World International Organization (BWIO) which is empowering both local, international business community and recognizing and rewarding the spirit of the business and entrepreneurship globally recently recommended HelpAge Sri Lanka as the most outstanding service excellence organisations in Sri Lanka for its valuable human service being rendered towards underprivileged senior citizens in Sri Lanka.
HelpAge Sri Lanka Chairman Tilak de Zoysa received the Business World Excellence Awards- 2020 at a ceremony held in Colombo. HelpAge, Executive Director Samantha Liyanawaduge was also present. The other most outstanding service excellence organizations which received
awards were The Public Health Inspectors Union of Sri Lanka, SWRD Bandaranaike National Memorial Foundation, International Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka, 1990 Suwaseriya and Lanka Human Rights Organization.
According to BWIO the objective of the award programme is to help the Sri Lanka business and social sectors to grow, prosper and also to market the BWIO as an investment destination for the rest of the country. The event also attracts business owners, high level entrepreneurs, enterprises
from the private and government sectors, small and medium enterprises and other VIPs throughout the country.
HelpAge received this Service Excellence annual award for providing free medical and eye care and service facilities for less- privileged Senior Citizens in the country. The BWIO is a world renowned awards presentation organisation and it selected HelpAge due to its highest standard of ethical conduct, integrity and social responsibility towards the needy section in the society.