People’s Leasing & Finance has launched a CSR initiative to uplift the knowledge of Hybrid Automobile Technology (HAT) by awarding 50 scholarships to the youth partnered with the Vocational Training Authority of Sri Lanka (VTA).
As a result, PLC implemented the second phase of the Haritha Nana scholarship program, concentrating on the Kandy area. The program was initiated to foster financial literacy and entrepreneurship abilities.
The induction program was held under the patronage of Hishan Welmilla, Manager – Marketing, Communication and Sustainability of PLC; Senaka Munasinghe, Branch Manager of PLC Kandy Branch; Mohammad Amin, Manager of PLC Kandy Alsafa Branch; Upul Shantha, Manager of PLC Pilimathalawa Branch, Rohan Priyantha, Deputy Director of Sri Lanka Vocational Training Authority (Kandy region), U.G.S. Manike, Project Officer of Vocational Training Center of Katugastota, representatives of Vocational Training Centers in Kandy region, PLC Katugastota Branch, PLC Head Office and other academic departments also participated in the event.
Sixteen youths received scholarships to follow the Hybrid Automobile Technology in the Kandy region program, and the induction program was held for the first batch of youth in Colombo.