The partnership agreement was officially sealed in a signing ceremony attended by Dimantha Seneviratne, NDB Director/Chief Executive Officer, and Dumindra Ratnayaka, Chairman of the Suwaseriya Foundation. This collaborative effort aims to address the challenges faced by the Suwaseriya Foundation in funding the operational expenses of their island-wide Pre-Hospital Care and Ambulance Services, particularly amidst the economic difficulties they are currently navigating.
The adopted ambulance, proudly bearing the NDB brand, will play a crucial role in providing free ambulance services to communities in need, ensuring timely and efficient emergency care. This initiative aligns with NDB’s ethos as a community-driven bank committed to making a positive impact on society.
Expressing his enthusiasm for this partnership,Dimantha Seneviratne stated, “As a socially responsible entity, NDB is honoured to collaborate with the 1990 Suwaseriya Foundation in supporting this national cause. We believe that everyone deserves access to emergency medical services, and this initiative reflects our dedication to contributing to the well-being of our fellow citizens.”
The Suwaseriya Foundation, renowned for its commitment to providing free ambulance services, has been instrumental in delivering Pre-Hospital Care across the island. This collaborative effort underscores the importance of public-private partnerships in addressing critical societal needs and fostering a collective approach to building a healthier and safer nation.
NDB Bank remains committed to championing initiatives that bring positive change to communities and contribute to the overall well-being of the Sri Lankan people.
The 1990 Suwaseriya Foundation operates a free ambulance service in Sri Lanka, providing essential Pre-Hospital Care and Ambulance Services. The foundation is dedicated to ensuring timely medical assistance and emergency response, particularly in areas facing economic challenges.
NDB Bank is the fourth-largest listed commercial bank in Sri Lanka. The Bank was recently named the Retail Bank of the Year (Sri Lanka) at Asian Banking & Finance Retail Banking Awards 2023 and the Best Corporate Bank 2023 by Asiamoney and also emerged as the Most Awarded Corporate in Sri Lanka in 2022 for the second consecutive year, as per the annual rankings of Sri Lankan publication LMD. The Bank was adjudged the Best Bank in Sri Lanka 2022 by Global Finance USA and Euromoney in their annual best bank awards programmes. Additionally, The Bank was named one of the “Top 50 Best Workplaces in Sri Lanka 2022” by Great Place To Work, USA. NDB is the parent company of the NDB Group, comprising capital market subsidiary companies, together forming a unique banking and capital market services group. The Bank is committed to empowering the nation and its people through meaningful financial and advisory services powered by digital banking solutions.
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