A holistic rural community development model seeking to bridge the gap between the urban and rural communities via 10 empowerment divisions across 300+ villages island-wide reaching over 28,000 beneficiaries annually, free of cost.

Testimonials

Congratulations to the FoG staff and volunteers for maintaining the vision of helping those who need a hand.

Key and Trevor Ganley

What a wonderful visit to your centre. The children’s performance was a joy to watch and we appreciated their enthusiasm.

Anne and John

Congratulations on the wonderful work you do, changing lives and offering hope. We especially loved seeing the children’s dance performance.

Pam

You have all done such a wonderful job in your endeavours here at FoG. Your commitment to your cause and the passion you all show is amazing.

Mike and Helen Grear

Thank you for a very special visit. We will always remember it.

Fran and Steve Maitland

What a wonderful organisation giving opportunity to many.

Kathy and Mark Collins

We are very excited to work with you and be involved with the amazing work you are doing. Very impressive work and facility in the interest of Good.

Ishara Abeysekara 

We are impressed with the work done to help the community. We wish the Foundation continued success in its endeavors.

Chris Senaratne and family.

What you are doing in this place should be inspiring to every leader in this world. Thank you for making a real change in this world.

Garan Rasathurai, CEO Karma Tours SL

It was a great pleasure to meet you and I am sure we can bring some boys to Olympia 2024 in Beach Volleyball. Let’s go for it! The big success starts today!

Barbara

You guys are amazing, showing the world how easy it is to do good to others. Let’s show the world, there is just one world, it doesn’t matter where we live, where we come from, together we will do great things!

Your friends from Germany, Laurenz Weipert

The work you are doing is amazing! All the best for continuous success !

Air Chief Marshal Mr. Kolitha Gunatilleke

It was one of the most fulfilling days of my life. Wishing you much success.

Dr. Amrith Santusht

Quality People and quality work. You’re inspiring the nation and it is a platform for the next generation.

Hasanka Padukka

Thanks again for your welcome. I feel like I was in a great place at the right moment. Your soul and hearts are pure! Looking forward to working together.

Lucile, France

It was a great privilege to visit your marvelous establishment. Since my last visit there was a thirst within me to extend my contribution to your journey and your effort to help humanity and rural communities by fulfilling so many dreams. Looking forward to working with you in the future.

Ruwanmali Jayasinghe

We were really very impressed with the good work being done by the Foundation. Almost every area, section and activity that we looked at had a stamp of love and excellence all over it. The Foundation has surely come a long way and is making continuous impact in communities! Good work and goodness have a way of making lives better.

Abha Kumar and Santosh Kumar (Country Manager for Mastercard Sri Lanka and Maldives)

This has been an amazing trip visiting the Foundation of Goodness. I am glad to finally visit the facility, since meeting Kushil many years ago, looking forward to working with you.

Ananda Fernando

Thank you so much for taking the time to show me all of the amazing work you are doing throughout Sri Lanka! What you have accomplished here is truly inspirational, and your mission is increasingly admirable. I have very much enjoyed learning from you and hope that we can collaborate in the future.

Sarah Dugan

Wonderful to see the impressive work done by FoG. Really good to meet the FoG team and discuss the way forward towards the FoG – APSL collaboration.

Dr Mahesh de Silva, President APSL

Thank you very much for the wonderful visit and showing me your work. It is truly inspiring and encouraging to see your work. Keep helping our communities and we hope to facilitate your work in the future.

Dilanke Panagoda, Pepper Life Pvt Ltd

Thank you Kushil for giving us the opportunity to experience your cookery class. I was able to get a few tips and hints on Sri Lankan dishes. You are doing an amazing job to support the needs in rural villages. Every time I visit, I see a huge increase in the work. Well done and may you be blessed to keep going. You’ve got an amazing team too! Many Blessings

Crystal

It seems like an amazing place for young people to advance in life with new skills. Thank you for a great cookery class and the wonderful meal.

Tina, Australia

Thank you for having us here. It is fantastic to hear of the work that is being done, and how much the place has grown.

Ben Gorham and Mikayla Richardson – Sydney, Australia

It is excellent to witness the many and varied initiatives run from this centre for the benefit of the community, young people especially. I have also had the benefit of seeing this work carried out in other provinces too. It’s a vital and telling contribution to the future of Sri Lanka and all its people. Many congratulations and best wishes for the future.

Stephen Tunstall – British Asian Trust

It is delightful to see your achievements of the last few years. I wish you all the best for future success and to help build a nation of prosperity.

Assistant District Secretary Galle –  Mr Sharfas

It was amazing to see and experience a project that touches so many lives. An inspiration to us all! Wishing all the best to the Foundation of Goodness.

Sammy and Mythili

A wonderful place. Mr Kushil Gunasekera has shown what a wonderful world it could be. I will get more Sri Lankans and visit and share what we could do to make our country a wonderful place.

Retired Senior Superintendent of Police Lakshman de Silva

The Foundation of Goodness has touched nearly every facet of human endeavour. It will reach greater heights!

Ranjit Pereira

Thank you so much for the experience you have provided me through my volunteer programme. This has been a life changing adventure for me and has changed my perspective on many things which I once took for granted. I have learned many lessons along this journey which I shall carry with me for the rest of my life.

Rahul Iriyagolle

What an absolute outstanding outfit, run by passionate and compassionate people. I am in awe of the unity of purpose, the global support, and the wonderful undercurrent of love that runs beneath all that is done here.

Father Robert – Extra Cover

Work well done! Unbelievable!! Wishing you all the best and thank you for all your efforts. I hope you grow from strength to strength.

Vasantha Varsuwithana

Well done Kushil. It’s amazing what you have done in Seenigam. It was an inspiration for me, Nelanthi and Vasantha to see what can be achieved with clarity of thought and determined focus. May you and your wonderful team go from strength to strength. Very best wishes as always.

Rohan and Nilanthi D.S. Wijeyeratne

Your philosophy is what the world needs. We have seen here how successful it could be when people help others and integrate as one. Hopefully your fantastic work continues to be supported.

Ian and Celeste Bird, Australia

Thank you for everything! The visit to the Foundation of Goodness was amazing and a real eye opener in to what generosity and kindness can do! As a Sri Lankan I hope you all the best going forward. The country needs more Foundations of Goodness!

Maxime Wickramasinghe

It was a privilege, the  opportunity we got to contribute to your wonderful efforts to help humanity. Looking forward to work with your team.

Ramesh Rishikeshan, Colonel Raj Vijayasiri, Major Sanjeeva Kasthuri, Sussil Liyanage

Work well done! Unbelievable!! Wishing you all the best and thank you for all your efforts. I hope you grow from strength to strength.

Vasantha Varsuwithana

Well done Kushil. It’s amazing what you have done in Seenigam. It was an inspiration for me, Nelanthi and Vasantha to see what can be achieved with clarity of thought and determined focus. May you and your wonderful team go from strength to strength. Very best wishes as always.

Rohan and Nilanthi D.S. Wijeyeratne

Your philosophy is what the world needs. We have seen here how successful it could be when people help others and integrate as one. Hopefully your fantastic work continues to be supported.

Ian and Celeste Bird, Australia

Thank you for everything! The visit to the Foundation of Goodness was amazing and a real eye opener in to what generosity and kindness can do! As a Sri Lankan I hope you all the best going forward. The country needs more Foundations of Goodness!

Maxime Wickramasinghe

It was a privilege, the  opportunity we got to contribute to your wonderful efforts to help humanity. Looking forward to work with your team.

Ramesh Rishikeshan, Colonel Raj Vijayasiri, Major Sanjeeva Kasthuri, Sussil Liyanage

Work well done! Unbelievable!! Wishing you all the best and thank you for all your efforts. I hope you grow from strength to strength.

Vasantha Varsuwithana

Well done Kushil. It’s amazing what you have done in Seenigam. It was an inspiration for me, Nelanthi and Vasantha to see what can be achieved with clarity of thought and determined focus. May you and your wonderful team go from strength to strength. Very best wishes as always.

Rohan and Nilanthi D.S. Wijeyeratne

Your philosophy is what the world needs. We have seen here how successful it could be when people help others and integrate as one. Hopefully your fantastic work continues to be supported.

Ian and Celeste Bird, Australia

Thank you for everything! The visit to the Foundation of Goodness was amazing and a real eye opener in to what generosity and kindness can do! As a Sri Lankan I hope you all the best going forward. The country needs more Foundations of Goodness!

Maxime Wickramasinghe

It was a privilege, the  opportunity we got to contribute to your wonderful efforts to help humanity. Looking forward to work with your team.

Ramesh Rishikeshan, Colonel Raj Vijayasiri, Major Sanjeeva Kasthuri, Sussil Liyanage

I came here at my father’s highest recommendation and I see it is very well deserved, I am both highly impressed and amazed at everything you have achieved. I wish you all the very best, now and in the future.

Amrith Gnanam

FoG wishing you all the very best. May you all be blessed  abundantly. Compassion and love give so much joy to the world. Thank you for being there for all.

Dr. Jey Gunasegaram (USA)

We are so excited to see the commitment of a team of people making a change in the community and the Nation. Blessing with Metta!

Ashok and Sithara

The Cricket Club of New South Wales Sri Lankan Tour 2019 is in awe of the good work that the Foundation does. Self-help is the determinant of success and the evidence before us is substantive in your efforts to provide community education and vocational training. From the disaster, hope grows. Well Done.

K. Yardy –  NSWCC

Words cannot describe the amount of fun and the wonderful experience we have had over the last 6 weeks. The staff have been so welcoming and supportive, we feel we have made friends for life and have all promised to return one day.

George, Ben, Alex and Jordan – Sheffield School, UK

Absolutely inspiring for us all to see the unconditional work, love + compassion in all that is done in the MCC Centre. You inspire us to be better people, better global citizens and to live a fulfilled life of love and understanding. Thank you for sharing your story.

Trailblazers Travel Group 

To the team at the Foundation of Goodness. All the best wishes from the Association of Professionals Sri Lanka in the UK (APSL). Looking forward to a great partnership to help communities.

Suraj Wijendra – President –APSL

On behalf of the Radford College and Canberra Schools Cricket Touring Party we would like to thank you for your generosity and hospitality during our visit in April 2019. Your work with rural communities is truly inspirational and it was a privilege to see the great work first hand.’

Greg Boorer – Australia

The SLASSCOM team visited FoG for a session to meet your ICT students introducing Future Careers Bridge program pilot. It was a great success with more than 70 of your students. We will be back to get feedback and offer internships soon.

SLASSCOM

Well done for the amazing work you have put back into your community. Great experience to visit your centre and look forward to contributing in future.

The Perse School, Cambridge

What an amazing experience! I had tears in my eyes when seeing the positivity brought out of such tragedy. This has been a highlight of the visit to Sri Lanka – Thank you!

Bruern Abbey School

Thank you for hosting us. The Foundation of Goodness has shown us the resilience and courage of the Sri Lankan people.  May this fantastic centre be a force for good long into the future and produce many National Cricketers and excellent young people for this beautiful country.

Uppingham School, UK  

Thank you for having us today as this hugely inspiring place. We feel very lucky to have learnt about the incredible work you do.

Lottie Little and Georgia Tindle 

Goodness Foundation is an example to other institutions. They are maintaining their facilities very well. Everything is very clean and perfect. They are providing lots of things to the society. They are working for the people. We appreciate their services and assistance to the society and the country

N. Vethanayahan, Jaffna Division – Govt. Agent

Thank you for all the great work you do for rural communities. You are fulfilling so many dreams. In Australia, we will continue to support the work you so for others. Thank you for hosting me today and once in 2011 too. Lots of love and hope for your future,

Ishara Fernando OYOB – Doing Good Rewards

What an amazing place! Thank you so much for showing us around. Your organization is so organised and well run. It was lovely to see and hear about all your success stories. Thank you.

Charmila and Matt Sugden – UK

On behalf of Sydney Thunder, thank you so much for showing Rebecca and I around the Foundation of Goodness. It was truly amazing and humbling to see the thousands of lives you have impacted and to see how you have turned tragedy in to hope. You are all very inspiring- thank you.

Jonathan Lees- Sydney Thunder (Australia)

Thank you for your valuable time afforded to us to show us and share with us your amazing Foundation. Words are difficult to describe the wonderful work you have done and are still doing. We certainly feel honoured to be here today and know your continued journey will broaden and provide so much for all in the community.

Fay & Reg Paul – Melbourne, Australia

There was a thirst within me, where could I find a place with this calibre of work filled with loving-kindness? Here I came across it after navigating in many ways. Chamila did a marvellous job showing us around which gave me in-depth knowledge of everything you do and most importantly in which ways I cud shoulder spreading the word among people I know.

Priya – UK  

To The FoG, You are very inspiring! We hope to learn from you – for the Philippines especially. Mabuhas! (Keep going strong) Thank you very much for the tour and education!

Jaw Maas, Philippines  

‘Manipay Pradeshiya Sabha is surprised to visit the Foundation of Goodness and their good activities. In the meantime, we are shocked by Mr. Kushil Gunasekera’s leadership and we are happy that Foundation of Goodness is giving their contribution to our Pradeshiya Sabha. We are thankful to Mr. Charitha Ratwatte Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister and Dr. J Gunasegaram for recommending and introducing the Foundation of Goodness to us.’

A. Japanesan, Chairman – Valikmam South West Pradeshiya Sabha, Manipay  

Thank you for showing me around such a magical and inspiring project. The work that is being done here is truly ground-breaking and provides a light to people all over the country. I am very blessed to have had the opportunity to visit and hopefully to work together in the future. Thank you, keep up the amazing work.

Ellsie, Indigo Volunteers – UK  

Thank you for inviting me and Katherine and our team to your fantastic venture. The Foundation of Goodness – from adversity to success. All the best for the future. Thank you for empowering so many.

Shiranee Joseph de Seram, RCCI Team  

Thank you for organising the tour around the MCC Centre of Excellence. We were pleased to see the training and projects done by your team. It is inspirational and informative to see the progress and achievements made during the 20 years of existence. Keep up the good work. Congratulations on your 20th Anniversary.

Prasad Kodikara and Lal Mendis

Thank you and keep up the wonderful work you are doing. Highly impressed by all the activities and building of communities in Gale District.

Dr. Supun Wijesinghe – National Programme Manager, Anti-Leprosy Campaign – Ministry of Health

Your activities are so impressive and has obtained much success. Hope this will actively last longer and have more fruits in the future. Thank you for introducing the centre.

Mamabu Ato. NIID Japan