A Children’s Day celebration for the members of the Children Societies affiliated to Caritas SED Galle and CoDeSeP was help with cultural items by children was conducted at Dharmapala Children Park in Galle City on 07th December 2017.
The above event was held under the patronage of His lordship Most.Rev.Raymond Wickramasinghe, the Bishop of Galle and with the participation of Hon.Hemakumara Nanayakkara, the Governor of the Southern Province, Hon. Weerasumana Weerainghe , the Minister of Youth, Sports and Very Rev.Fr.Shanthikumar Weliwita , the National Director of Caritas Sri Lanka.
More than 600 children belonging to multi ethnic and religious background from Farming Community from Villages, Urban poor Community from Cities and Plantation Community from Estates across the Southern Province participated in the event.
Religious dignitaries of all Faiths invoked blessings over Children gathered. The event was made very colorful by the Cultural performances and Talent show by Children.