West Ferris S.S.  International Development Projects
A Sri Lankan  family devastated by the Tsunami  Dec 26 th  2004.
West Ferris forms a link with the Wadduwa Lions Club of Sri Lanka and pledges to help rebuild shattered lives.
A penny campaign begins…
In 3months the funds are raised… $5423.00. Enough for a new home
The Wadduwa Lions Club begins construction of the house in the village of Molligoda Sri Lanka.
The finished project
No Longer homeless.  Thanks to the students ,staff and friends of West Ferris Secondary School
Our new friends  The Lions Club of Wadduwa
2007-2008 Development Project <ul><li>A maternity clinic in the village of Molligoda  Sri Lanka </li></ul><ul><li>Funded b...
Elementary schools join the penny campaign
Reviewing plans for the construction of the maternity clinic in the village of Molligoda Sri Lanka
Waiting for the end of the rainy season
Laying the ceremonial foundation stone
Preparing the site
The excavation begins
The foundation has been poured
The walls begin to rise
The walls are finished
Work begins on the roof
Building the roof
The cement veranda supports are put in place
The enclosed clinic
The finishing touches
The opening ceremonies begin April 6 th  2008
Buddhist Monks arrive to bless the ceremonies
Mr Beddage from the Ferris Lions Club is the honoured guest at the opening ceremonies.
Mr Beddage thanks the Wadduwa Lions Club for all of their hard work on behalf of the citizens of North Bay
The guests listen to the address by Mr. Beddage
The Wadduwa Lions Club project chairman Sumane Rathnatsuriya addresses the guests
Government officials and..,
… the doctor plant a tree to mark the event
Main road direction board and appreciation banner of villagers
The finished clinic on the morning of the opening ceremonies
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West Ferris International Development Projects

  1. 1. West Ferris S.S. International Development Projects
  2. 2. A Sri Lankan family devastated by the Tsunami Dec 26 th 2004.
  3. 3. West Ferris forms a link with the Wadduwa Lions Club of Sri Lanka and pledges to help rebuild shattered lives.
  4. 4. A penny campaign begins…
  5. 5. In 3months the funds are raised… $5423.00. Enough for a new home
  6. 6. The Wadduwa Lions Club begins construction of the house in the village of Molligoda Sri Lanka.
  7. 7. The finished project
  8. 8. No Longer homeless. Thanks to the students ,staff and friends of West Ferris Secondary School
  9. 9. Our new friends The Lions Club of Wadduwa
  10. 10. 2007-2008 Development Project <ul><li>A maternity clinic in the village of Molligoda Sri Lanka </li></ul><ul><li>Funded by West Ferris Secondary School </li></ul><ul><li>Marshall Park, Tweedsmuir, Silver Birches, M.T. Davidson, Ferris Glen Public school and St. Hubert School </li></ul><ul><li> And the citizens of North Bay </li></ul>
  11. 11. Elementary schools join the penny campaign
  12. 12. Reviewing plans for the construction of the maternity clinic in the village of Molligoda Sri Lanka
  13. 13. Waiting for the end of the rainy season
  14. 14. Laying the ceremonial foundation stone
  15. 15. Preparing the site
  16. 16. The excavation begins
  17. 17. The foundation has been poured
  18. 18. The walls begin to rise
  19. 19. The walls are finished
  20. 20. Work begins on the roof
  21. 21. Building the roof
  22. 22. The cement veranda supports are put in place
  23. 23. The enclosed clinic
  24. 24. The finishing touches
  25. 25. The opening ceremonies begin April 6 th 2008
  26. 26. Buddhist Monks arrive to bless the ceremonies
  27. 27. Mr Beddage from the Ferris Lions Club is the honoured guest at the opening ceremonies.
  28. 28. Mr Beddage thanks the Wadduwa Lions Club for all of their hard work on behalf of the citizens of North Bay
  29. 29. The guests listen to the address by Mr. Beddage
  30. 30. The Wadduwa Lions Club project chairman Sumane Rathnatsuriya addresses the guests
  31. 31. Government officials and..,
  32. 32. … the doctor plant a tree to mark the event
  33. 33. Main road direction board and appreciation banner of villagers
  34. 34. The finished clinic on the morning of the opening ceremonies

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