A series of women-focused programs and events were held at several branches of the Commercial Bank of Ceylon in March, when the world celebrates International Women’s Day, following the Bank’s dedication of the first quarter of 2022 to its flagship “Anagi” Women’s Banking portfolio. .
These events included outreach programs for female entrepreneurs with sessions on financial management and accounting, skills development programs, congratulatory events to recognize female professionals and successful entrepreneurs, exhibitions and fairs. business, and researching opportunities for Anagi Loans and Savings Accounts.
The Bank’s Development Credit Department also organized a financial education program in Hettipola for members of the Sithamu Agricultural Women’s Association engaged in crop and animal husbandry.
Those recognized at the congratulatory events included female doctors, deputy government officers, accountants, nurses, school principals, senior teachers, media personalities, lawyers, leaders of women’s societies, beauticians, policewomen, artists, micro, small and medium enterprises and women in the agriculture, health and clothing sectors.
Commercial Bank branches in Batticaloa, Biyagama, Colombo North, Dambulla, Galewela, Kilinochchi, Kodikamam, Manipay, Matara, Nawalapitiya, Neluwa, Ratnapura and Vavuniya were among the branches that participated in these activations.