||Founding Executive Director
Company NameEducate Lanka Foundation, Inc.
Dates Employed2012 – Present
Employment Duration8 yrs
LocationGreater Washington DC | Sri Lanka
An international non-profit social enterprise with a mission of democratizing quality and relevant learning opportunities by enhancing access to equitable schooling, learning, and employment for the socioeconomically marginalized.
Model & Impact:
An innovative blended approach that merges a peer-to-peer online education funding platform with global and local social-private partnerships to enhance access to education financing, quality and relevant skills and learning opportunities, and professional networks for socioeconomically disadvantaged children and youth. To-date, over $600,000 in multi-year micro-scholarships have funded over 5,000 school years of 1,400 students across Sri Lanka producing 800 employed higher education graduates.