Nuwan Samaranayake from the United States Sends Educational Equipment to Horizon Lanka

An American volunteer teaches chess to Horizon Academy students

Mr. Nuwan Samaranayake is a Sri Lankan American living in Houston, Texas, the United States of America. He has been helping Horizon Lanka Foundation since 2002 after our website became famous in 2002 with a series of stories published about us in LankaPage, a Sri Lankan news website.

Mr. Samaranayake has helped financially, with scholarships to our students and with computer related equipment in the past. He visited us in June, 2016 with his family.

After his return to the USA, he sent a several boxes of equipment to us in October, 2016.  This is the list of items in the boxes shipped to Horizon Lanka.

  1. Box
    1. Four 500 GB hard drives
    2. Two DVD writers
    3. RAM (2x4GB and 2x1GB)
    4. Five Wi-Fi adapters and some Bluetooth adapters (all USB)
  2. Box
    1. Two DVD writers
    2. Asus Wi-Fi router, power supply and manual
    3. Network switch
    4. Microphone
    5. XLR microphone wire
  3. Box
    1. USB microphone adapter (Blue brand) for audio recording
    2. RAM
    3. Laptop hard drives
    4. Osmo playset for iPad
    5. Mobile solar power pack
    6. Headset for skype
  4. Box
    1. Robot (Dash) and manual
    2. A laptop power chord
    3. A USB Power pack
  5. One magnetic chessboard
  6. One electronic kit
  7. Black laptop bag
  8. Two backpacks
  9. Accessory pack for Robot (Dash)
  10. Benro brand tripod
  11. Laptop (HP) for winner of next evaluation at Horizon Academy.
  12. A used iPad
  13. AA batteries. 48 battery pack.
  14. AKG headphones for Horizon Academy audio work
  15. 2 used Dell laptops for Horizon Academy

We thank the Samaranayake family for this generous donation. The equipment will be used for the educational purposes of the children.

Children are excited to see the iPad
Children are excited to see the iPad
Equipment in the boxes
Equipment in the boxes
An American volunteer teaches chess to Horizon Academy students
An American volunteer teaches chess to Horizon Academy students
An American volunteer teaches chess to Horizon Academy students
An American volunteer teaches chess to Horizon Academy students