Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Social Change

Social Enterprise experience immersion event organized in collaboration with part of the South Asia Venture programme of Common Purpose

Lanka Social Ventures (LSV) joined Good Market on Saturday the 16th September 2017 at the Kandy City Centre to popularize businesses good for the planet and society. Many local vendors were attracted to show case their products at the Good Market. A large crowd of visitors too flocked to the Good Market premises at the Kandy City Centre. Some of the visitors contacted LSV to get advice on improving and expanding businesses. The CEO of LSV Dr Lalith Welamedage gave a presentation on social enterprises and current market trends at the discussion held in the evening with the aim of providing information for participating vendors and visitors interested in developing their businesses. A panel of eminent speakers on business, such as Ms Selyna Peiris of Selyn Garments, Mr. D.S Uyangoda Assistant Manager of Regional Development Bank and Mr. Jagath Dissnayake representing Chamber of Commerce Kandy also joined this discussion. This event was featured in the Gammedda initiative of Sirasa TV.

Promoting the concept of social enterprise in partnership with Good Market in Kandy