Speaking to the Daily News SLR president Rizly Illyas said “We would like to say a huge thank you to our sponsors, as it is their sponsorships and partnerships that go such a long way in helping to empower young people to succeed through the values of rugby and to build a positive and supportive community”.
“As a non-profit organization, the support of our sponsors is vital when it comes to helping to improve young lives in the Sri Lanka rugby community. We believe all children and young people deserve the same opportunity in life and it is due to the generous support of our sponsors and partners that we are able to participate in Sri Lanka national rugby tournaments”.
“SLR sponsorship programme will be beyond the game of rugby. We partner with organizations who share our values on diversity and inclusion. Our Purpose and values inspire and guide us to care for our sponsors, communities and each other. We will partner with CSR initiatives that help to build resilience and support diversity and inclusion in our communities”.
“Sri Lanka Rugby will sign off with a huge thank you also to Ministry of Sports, Ministry of Health and Institute of Sports Medicine with our sponsors for helping us in the Asian Sevens Series Tournament in Dubai and It would not have been possible without you,” concluded Illyas.