Promise to Amalia


All trustees are volunteers and the majority of which have family connections in SL. This has allowed us to develop a network of support both here in the UK and in SL.


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Chairman: Kanch

Kanch, Amalia’s father, is the co-founder of Promise to Amalia and project manager alongside Charmine.

Kanch comes from a corporate background, working as a merchandiser at the head office of a global retailer, based within the UK. He has played an active role in the sponsored events.



Vice-Chairman: Charmine charmine picture

Charmine founded the charity in honour of her daughter Amalia.  She has led the project management and engagement with the communities in Sri Lanka that the initial projects have focused on.

Charmine is a practising UK GP.



Secretary: Rani

Rani is both a business woman and a GP in the UK. Rani’s skills in organisation and planning lead to her role as Secretary of Promise to Amalia.

She pays regular visits to Sri Lanka, where she plays a vital role in putting our projects into action.



Events Management Lead: Ayanthi 

Ayanthi is a practising UK Doctor in the field of Obsterics and Gynaecology. Her creative flare and passion makes her the ideal head of fundraising and events planning. She is also a trustee who pays regular visits to Sri Lanka on behalf of the charity.




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Treasurer: Anita

Anita is a practising UK GP and is passionate about improving quality of life for all which is why she believes so strongly in Promise to Amalia.  She has been a vital support to the committee since the charity was founded, please see her in action in her 10k run! Her meticulous eye for detail lead her to be the perfect candidate for treasurer.





Our Supporting Committee

Website management: Sara

Sara and her family have played a vital role in the development of Promise to Amalia at every stage. Sara has always been passionate about helping those in need and promoting equality. Her attention to detail and her deep understanding of our charity ethos, makes Sara the ideal person to convey our cause to our supporters.

Fundraiser: Nadine

Since day one, Nadine has always shown a keen interest in Promise to Amalia and our charity purpose. She is enthusiastic, fun and most importantly she has many interesting ideas. We couldn’t think of a better person to be co-fundraiser along with Ayanthi.

Promotor & Public Relations: Dilanki

Dilanki is a huge supporter of the cause and is both passionate and enthusiastic about equality. She is the main driving force behind publicising the work Promise to Amalia does and as such is a highly valued member of the team.

Admin Support: James

James is our newest member of the team. He donates a great deal of his time to Promise to Amalia. His energy and vast knowledge of IT make him a valuable asset to the charity.




Last updated on 21.3.14