short introduction of our group
President’s College, Maharagama scout troop started on 8th of March, 1979 and registered in the Sri Lankan Scout Association under B592 in Homagama District Scout Association as 15th Homagama. Our first scout leader was Mr. M. E. S Jayasinghe and his assistant was Mr. J. Liyanage. (Mr. M. E. S Jayasinghe is National Trainee Commissioner in Sri Lanka Scout Association) Mr. J. P. R. Ashoka was the second scout leader of our scout troop. (Mr. J. P. R. Asoka was the former District Commissioner of Homagama district and he is the President of the District Scout Association). In the present most of the Assistant District Commissioners in the Homagama District are from our Scout Troop. Since 1979, almost 50 scout leaders were giving them a service to our scout troop. President’s College Maharagama Scout Troop created 5 Wood Badge scout leaders and 55 Presidents’ Scouts. In earlier days President’s College Scout Group were consist four sub scout troops as Suura, Weera, Deera, Vikum and there were also a Cub Scout Troop and a Rover Scout Troop.
Two three days away from the home, sleeping in a tent, staying on top of a observing hut … There are more things to do in a camp.
Discover the beauty of the island mountain climbing; see the beauty of a water fall by climbing to the top, 100 or 1000 km were not an issue for us.
Blood donation camps, refurbishing offer age houses, cleaning public wells not only that we help others whenever they need help.
From Mobile flag post, bridge post to camp gates with mechanical doors our scouts use the knowledge and make it practical with a creative hand that comes from our traditional.
Our Foot Print
Enjoy the childhood with a great pleasure then become teenagers with confident with practical experience than others and stepping to the society as a leader.
Create a person who Serve to the nation as a loyal citizen.
We have done much more.