Companions on a journey, appeal to the gay community to support fellow gay
brothers and sisters affected by the recent tsunami strike.many community
members who were living down Dehiwala, Koralawella, Mt. Lavinia and
Moratuwa and Mutwal beaches are badly affected by the recent disaster. As
of 09 members are reported missing while 131 members island wide reported
that they are affected by the tsunami.We are sad to report that 36 of our
community members have perished.
People could send their donations to drop-in centre of Companions at 46/50, Robert Drive, Robert Gunawardhane Mawatha, Kirulapone, Colombo-06.(between 10am to 4.30pm, persons in charge - Jude/ Ajantha, Tel:2514680)
Things that we need
1).Clean Clothes( medium sized)- Sarongs, T-shirts, shorts.
3). Bed Sheets and pillow slips
5).Dry rations- Rice, Dhall, sugar,curry power, chilli powder, sardine etc.
6). Soap and tooth brushes
7). cooking utensils
8). plates, cups, jugs, glasses, spoons etc.
in addition if you would like to assist an affected gay person financially,
we can arrange you to meet them direct and do so.We are also on the look
out for community members who can provide temporary shelter for affected gays.
Please help in any way that you can.
Sherman De Rose
Companions on a journey.