These children are students of three schools in Balangoda - Bowatta Vidyalaya, Mulgama Vidyalaya and Watawala Vidyalaya.
The Outreachers Benevolent Society is a faith-based charity formed by graduates of Sri Jayewardenepura University to respond to education development through community-based integrated projects.
It has opened an account (no. 75289597) at the Gampaha branch of Bank of Ceylon to which well-wishers could contribute donations.
Based at Thalapathpitiya in Nugegoda, the charity has previously provided supplies worth more than Rs. 1.6 million to four rural schools.