Welcome to Sri Lanka Association In Sweden - SLAIS
The Sri Lankan Association in Sweden (SLAIS) is always committed to all Sri Lankans living in Sweden.
It was established as a non profit organization on 6th November 1993 in Sundbyberg, a municipality in the Stockholm County.
Since it’s inception, SLAIS has promoted Sri Lankan culture and traditional values among it’s members and conducted numerous social, economic projects in Sri Lanka.
Message from President Pubudu Kappetiyawa
First and foremost, I wish to thank each and everyone for giving me this opportunity to serve you in this position as President of the Association of Sweden Sri Lanka for the year 2023.
During a calendar year, we organize 3 major social events.
“Bakmaha Ulela” to celebrate Sinhala and Tamil New Year in April.
“Summer Outing” an outdoor activity to celebrate warm weather in July.
“Lanka Nite” to celebrate seasonal traditions in December.
Charity is at our hearts.
Over the cause of three decades, we have successfully concluded many such projects.
To name a few, provide artificial limbs to those who injured due to internal conflicts, drinking water wells, funding organization that take care of disabled children etc in Sri Lanka.
We are in the third decade of this amazing journey and still counting…
We have a rich heritage of memories spanned over the years, that are so close to our hearts.
Sit back and enjoy our memories.
Through the years
The journey was initiated… The path was laid…. The candles were lit…
We are joyfully following your footsteps……
The memories will be cherished!
Mr. Neil Perera (1932 – 2010). Former Protem Secretary.
Mr. Chandana Perera (1957 – 2021). Former Secretary.
Mr. Vimal De Mel (1940 – 2021). Former Treasurer.