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WISTA Sri Lanka and YoungShip Join Forces for Successful Charity Run: YoungShip-WISTA Run for Her!

March 4, 2024

In a bid to empower women and tackle the issue of period poverty in Sri Lanka’s outskirts, WISTA Sri Lanka proudly partnered with YoungShip as the title sponsor for the impactful YoungShip-WISTA Run for Her charity run.


The event, which took place on the 3rd of March 2024 at Independence Square, Sri Lanka, attracted a significant turnout of individuals who either ran in support of the cause or contributed through donations. The overwhelming participation and support from the community marked the event as a resounding success.

Expressing gratitude, WISTA Sri Lanka extended thanks to the enthusiastic runners, esteemed members, and dedicated volunteers who played pivotal roles in making the event a triumph. Special appreciation was also extended to YoungShip for providing the platform to collaborate and create positive change. Additionally, corporate sponsor SAGT received acknowledgment for its invaluable support.

The event not only aimed to raise awareness but also succeeded in collecting funds to make a tangible difference in the lives of women in need. Whether individuals ran alongside the participants or contributed through donations, their involvement is set to leave a meaningful impact.

WISTA Sri Lanka and YoungShip are committed to continuing their collaborative efforts to break barriers and uplift communities, reaffirming their dedication to social responsibility and empowerment.

The success of the YoungShip-WISTA Run for Her charity run stands as a testament to the power of collective action in driving positive change and addressing pressing societal issues.

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