"Charity is not an answer to poverty. It only helps poverty to continue.
It creates dependency and takes away individual’s initiative to break
through the wall of poverty. Unleashing of energy and creativity in
each human being is the answer to poverty."

Dr. Mohammad Yunus
"Banker to the poor"
(Nobel Peace Prize 2006)
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"BPA not only brings together the regional business community but also
empowers the Regional Chambers of Commerce".

Amal Piyathilaka
President, Anuradhapura District Chamber of Commerce & Industry