RuRi’s October 2018 Project is underway!

Gee Mandawa which was held in October 2017 has helped raise much needed funds to help RuRi on its next project!! A huge thank you to all who bought tickets and donated directly on the day and also through our fundraising Just Giving page! OUR NEXT PROJECT – PROTECTIVE BEHAVIOURS & THERAPY Its October 2018



RuRi Founder opens concert in Colombo

In January 2018, Sumudu flew out to Colombo for just 3 days to attend a music concert in aid of RuRi Foundation. She was invited by the organisers, Past Pupils Association of Vindula College to open “Fuze” 2018, featuring Bathiya & Santhush, Sanka Wickramasinghe, Lahiru Perera, Piyath Rajapakse. The concert was held at Kularathna Hall,



RuRi Founder opens the dialogue on CSA in London.

On the 21st October 2017, Sumudu Godagama, Founder of RuRi Foundation had a rare opportunity to speak directly to the UK Sri Lankan community about CSA, its prevalence and relevance to our communities. She urged the UK Sri Lankan and British citizens to pay closer attention to the issue that affects the lives of so




Gee Mandawa 21 October 2017 Harrow Arts Centre, London A unique and rare opportunity to enjoy an evening with Sri Lanka’s highly acclaimed lyricist and composer, Darshana Ruwan Dissanakaya and Rathnasri Wijesinghe. A charity event in aid of RuRi.


Art Therapy for Paediatric Trauma Survivors.

“There is evidence that children receiving art therapy intervention show a reduction in acute stress symptoms in PTSD”. – The Effectiveness of Art Therapy Interventions in Reducing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTDS) Symptoms in Paediatric Trauma Patients.   Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 18 (2), 2001 Zoe Boston, professional art psychotherapist spent 6



Dr Shanali Perera, UK Digital Artist joins forces with RuRi!

The infinite powers of the universe have brought us the amazing Dr Shanali Perera, a western medical doctor and digital artist. She is a UK based western medical doctor who believes in the healing power of art and we are delighted to have her support and expertise for our mission! Shanali is conducting specialist training



RURI receives SUNFO Supportive Fellowship Award!

RuRi Foundation was awarded by SUNFO (Sri Lankan United Nations Friendship Organisation) as a Supportive Fellow. We were announced earlier today at the BMICH in Colombo at the 54th World Congress of Integrative Medicine. The Congress was originally founded by Professor Anton Jayasuriya, who co-founder, Sumudu was privileged to be taught Ayurveda and Acupuncture by