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By DRCK News on 12/31/2013 11:59 AM
Our Juniors back home had a glorious year - 2013:

By DAANA News on 12/24/2013 8:39 PM
DAANA awarded Rs 50,000/= to Dharmaraja Past Teachers Association (DPTA) as partial funding to launch their booklet project.

DAANA Vice President Malinda Thilakarathna handed over the donation to DPTA officials: Mr. Gamakumara (President), Mrs. Padmini Munasinghe (Secretary), Mr. Ananda Ratnaweera, Mr. Kamal Siriwardena, and Mr. Bandara Weerasekera, on 16-2013 while vacationing in Sri Lanka.

By DAANA News on 12/14/2013 9:44 AM
14 used, near-new, IBM Lenovo ThinkPad Laptops were shipped to the school last week. Kaushalya Siriwardena managed to get these laptops from his employer.

This is the 2nd computer donation to the school by DAANA. So far, we have sent totally 23 laptops to Dharmaraja college computer center.

Read more about "Computers for Kids" Project : Click here
By DRCK Community on 11/30/2013 2:16 PM
By DAANA News on 11/30/2013 9:52 AM
Yumal C. Kuruppu received the first ever Undergraduate Scholarship from DAANA. Yumal was a DAANA scholar in 2011 and 2012, obtained highest marks in Central Province and the island rank of 10 at GCE A/L in 2012.
By DAANA News on 10/15/2013 10:01 AM
Dr. Palitha Kohona joined with DAANA webinar entitled "United Nations and Sri Lanka" at DRCK from 11:30PM to 1:00AM midnight New York time on Oct 14-15, 2013. This created an opportunity for Dharmaraja students to engage in a lively discussion with Dr. Kohona. Our heartfelt thanks and appreciation go to Dr. Palitha T.B. Kohona for taking the precious time out of his busy schedule to talk to Dharmaraja students.

Kudos to member/director Buddhika Bandaranayake for inviting this most distinguished diplomat for DAANA webinar entitled "United Nations and Sri Lanka" at DRCK and creating an opportunity for Dharmaraja students to engage in a lively discussion with Dr. Kohona.

Read more about DAANA Webinar series : Click here

By DRCK Community on 9/27/2013 9:05 AM

It's time for a Olcott Family Gathering !
By DRCK Community on 9/26/2013 9:03 AM
By DRCK News on 8/26/2013 3:37 PM
The Prize Giving 2012 was held on Friday the 12th, July 2013 under the distinguished patronage of Honorable  Bandula Gunawardhane, Minister of Education. 351 students were awarded prizes on the occasion.
Yumal Chathuranga Kuruppu received the Best All Rounder award for the academic year 2012.
By DRCK News on 8/26/2013 3:31 PM

Dharmaraja College General Knowledge Quiz Team won the Mind Probe 2013 competition. The event was held at the Kularathna Hall, Ananda College Colombo on July 10 with participation of teams from leading schools in the Island.
The Dharmaraja Team defeated Royal College in the final round.

Team Members:
Captain - Pasan Janith Kumara (Grade 12E Bio)
Amila Manchnayake (Grade 10)
Malith Suraweera (Grade 9)
Anupama Bandara (Grade 9)

YouTube Video

Congratulations Young Rajans - Keep up the hard work !

By DAANA News on 7/22/2013 7:26 AM
Past 6 months has been a quite busy period for the DAANA Bank Account. We responded to few requests from the school and successfully completed the 2013 Scholarship Program. We also used DAANA infrastructure to raise funds for Rajans Rugby from global Rajans diaspora.   
Here is the summary of donations that went through the DAANA account since Jan 1, 2013 (Total of Rs 605,000/=):
  1. RISGO Scout Jamboree  : Rs. 120,000/=
  2. 2013 Scholarships : Rs. 210,000/=
  3. Rajans Rugby : Rs. 225,000/=
  4. Travel Assistantship to Bharatha Rankothge & Team (DRCK students) to attend Global Scholars Cup in Dubai: Rs 50,000/= 
By DRCK News on 7/20/2013 1:10 AM
By DRCK News on 6/29/2013 11:16 AM
Dharmaraja College, clinched Rugby Championship title by becoming the only unbeaten team in Division A - 2013.

Congratulations Rajans Ruggerites ! We are proud of you !

As Rajans, while been proud of what the young lads have achieved, we'd like to thank the coaching staff, ORRFA(Old Rajans Rugby Football Association) and everyone who took part in this dream run.
By DAANA News on 6/20/2013 10:53 AM
3 Dharmaraja Students, Bharatha Rankothge (DAANA Scholar in 2011,2012 and 2013), Rahal Medawatte, and Janith Weerakkody participated at the Dubai Regional round of World Scholars Cup from 31st May to 1st June and were able to bring glory to school and motherland by winning the Third place at the overall completion after competing with 200 other teams from 12 different nationalities. Furthermore, Bharatha Rankothge was awarded the Best Scholar award from among 600 students. Altogether, they won 14 medals and 4 trophies, astounding the audience and the organizing committee and gaining special recognition as the best performance in the Scholar’s Cup history from a rookie team.

As an appreciation to this great achievement and to support global round participation, DAANA provided LKR 50,000/= as travel assistance to the winning team.
By DRCK News on 6/10/2013 9:50 PM

DRCK Team : Bharatha Rankothge, Rahal Medawatte, and Janith Weerakkody
By DAANA News on 2/16/2013 11:45 AM
Rajans scouts are organizing the Rajans International Scouts Gathering Of (RISGO) centennial 2013 to mark the centennial of the 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scouts group. DAANA old scouts, Sanka Tennakoon, Kosala Samaraweera, Geeth Uyanwatte, Sajith Ellepola, Madura Rajapakse, Malinda Thilakarathna and Rajitha Siriwardana generously responded to the recent request from DRCK scouts. Together they raised Rs 120,000/= for the RISGO sponsorship.

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RISGO will be held from 18th to 22nd February 2013, at the DRCK Lake View Park International Scout Center. Over 3500 scouts from across the island and international scouts from more than 50 countries will be participating in the event
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