Community Empowerment

Goals and outcome

Integral Human Development of Empowered to Community leading to sustainability

Specific objectives

  • Strengthen the SHG structure in the Archdiocese in order to empower the poeple

  • Form SHG in all parishes in the Archdiocese

  • Strengthen, evaluate to grade and withdrawing from the existing SHGs to serve more

  • To uplift households in poor and marginalized communities to lead a dignified life

Project Activities

01. Formation

House Visits

Introduction to the Concept


Initial Trainings

02. Strengthening/ Stabilizing

Trainings to cover all aspects of life

Financial Management Training

Savings Culture

Credit Culture

Build Secondary Leadership

03. Withdrawal

Give ownership to the community for sustainability


Project Areas

Gampaha District

Negombo East Bolawalana 4
Kurana 1
Negombo Duwa 1
Kattuwa 2
Pitipana 1
Sea Street 4
Thudella Delathura 10
Kepungoda 1
Pamunugama 3
Wattala Enderamulla 1
Mabole 3
Mattumagala 2
Kerawalapitiya 1
Balagala 3
Ragama Kirimatiyagara 1

Colombo District

Colombo North Grandpass 3
Mattakkuliya 5
Mutwal -15 – St. Johns 4
Colombo South Mt. Lavenia 1
Colombo Center Borella 1
Kolonnawa 2
Maligawatte 2
Moratuwa Moratuwa 5
Katukuranda 2
Koralawella 1
Panadura 2

Kalutara District

Kalutara Kalamulla 3
Diyalagoda 1
Payagala 2
Wadduwa 5