People

Flood Relief Efforts - Appeal to AFC Staff Members

The management and the members of the AFC staff came forward to help to the our own employees and general public affected by recent flood. The company granted financial assistance to all the affected employees.   Further , Managing Director and other senior management team members along with AFC staff members contributed to raise a fund to assist  flood relief effort to give helping hand to the needy people. We distributed Rs. 159,895.50 worth of dry food, Medicine , Hygiene products , cloths and baby products joined hands with  “Manusath Derana” flood relief programme. Further ,  donated Rs. 190,141.16 worth of pair of shoes and stationary items to the students from flood affected families of Gothatuwa Maha Vidyalaya.

Alliance Finance Nurtures and Inspires Sports Ambassadors to Shine for SL

Colombo, June 22nd 2016: Ace shuttler Sachin Dias and swimmer Akalanka Peiris, the brand ambassadors for Sri Lanka’s third oldest finance company Alliance Finance Co. PLC, have both recorded exceptional wins during their respective seasons this year. Having identified sports stars with talent and the aspiration to reach the top, Alliance Finance Co. PLC has been supporting these two young stars to rise up and shine for Sri Lanka.

AFC celebrates earth hour at Town Hall

Alliance Finance, a leading non-banking financial institution, has yet pledged again to take the Earth Hour beyond 60 minutes by engaging in a unique and innovative project with Colombo Municipal Council. As a part of this unique contribution to the effort of uniting millions of citizens for climate action, Alliance Finance Co. PLC (AFC) on 19 March 2016 at 8:30 pm, extended their support to the Earth Hour cause, staying true to their green pledge by donating energy-efficient LED Bulbs to light up the Vihara Maha Devi Park in Colombo.

ALLIANCE FINANCE SPONSORS STAR BADMINTON PLAYER SACHIN DIAS

Alliance Finance-Sponsored ace shuttler, Sachin Dias, at the 2014 World Youth Olympics held in Nan Jin, China.  He won a Bronze medal at the Badminton mixed doubles event, partnered by China’s Bing Jialo. Alliance Finance having identified the talent of the young Sportsman, will continue to provide him financial assistance in order to enable him to pursue his National & International Goals.

ALLIANCE FINANCE SPONSORS EMERGING OLYMPIC HOPEFUL SACHIN DIAS

Alliance Finance is sponsoring Sachin Dias, an upcoming, talented, young badminton player, from St. Sebastian College, Moratuwa. Sachin is 17 years of age and became the champion of open badminton singles, at the National Sports Festival 2013. He is in the national pool of Badminton players, under the Sri Lanka Badminton Association (SLBA). In view of his excellent performance, Sachin is considered a future star of the sport. On the 17th of December 2013, the Company's Deputy Chairman / Managing Director, Mr. Romani de Silva, officially handed over the sponsorship package to Sachin Dias in the presence of the Former Chairman and present Head of the Advisory Council, Mr. Pratap Kumar de Silva, Non-Executive Director of Alliance Finance Mrs. Ramani Ponnambalam and the president of SLBA, Mr. Suraj Dandeniya.

Lighting up their lives

We provided solar powered electricity to 50 homes in the remote village of “Debbakawe” located in Embilipitiya, which hitherto only had lamps or candle light after dark. The school children in the village no longer have to finish their home work before sun set or study in the light of a Kerosene lamp, and it was a poignant moment when an 82 year old woman resident of the village switched on a light switch for the first time in her life, conveying to us how precious the things that we sometimes taken for granted can be.

15 rehabilitated ex-LTTE combatants get three-wheelers

A group of 15 ex-LTTE combatants who had undergone the rehabilitation programme of the Ministry of Rehabilitation received a huge boost to Kick-start their new life when Alliance Finance PLC facilitated their acquisition of three-wheelers without an initial down payment and at a reasonable interest rate payable in five years. In the next stage, Alliance Finance hopes to distribute gas converted three wheelers with the aim of reducing environmental pollution and this project will be expanded to 100 more deserving recipients.

Encouraging the school children to go green

This project mainly focuses around the younger generation. AFC worked with 15 schools in and around Colombo by offering schools a cash price of Rs.50000/= and above for taking on this challenge. This will not only encourage the school children but also the whole community involved in this project to go for a greener tomorrow