Knowing its lifesaving potential in different fields of medicine, from maternal and childbirth complications to communicable and non-communicable diseases, as well as in emergency and disastrous situations, a Blood Donation Campaign was organized by Old Anandians’ 2005 Group on 05th of May 2019 from 8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. at the National Blood Centre, Colombo 05.
The event was a huge success as more than hundred donors participated for the worthy cause within a short notice of two days to cater for the state of emergency the country was facing at that time.
Construction work of the Sathmahala Building is progressing well. This hallmark building of Ananda College will be occupied the students, sooner.
On 18th May 2018, eminent Old Anandian Mr. Ranjith Padithage was felicitated by the OBA & Present Students of Ananda College for the prestigious Cross of the Order of Merit award he received from the Federal Republic of Germany, in honour of his long standing contribution to German-Sri Lankan relations, as well as his outstanding dedication to introduce and promote the German vocational education and dual training system in Sri Lanka.
In honour of the yeomen services extended by distinguished alumnus of Ananda College Dr. H. S. Perera to build the Swimming Pool of Ananda College of Colombo, the Ananda College OBA organized an exceptional ceremony on 08th August 2018, to name the Ananda College Swimming Pool complex as the “Dr. H.S.Perera Swimming Pool Complex”. The Chief Guest of the occasion was Dr. H. S. Perera, himself.
The OBA organized a ceremony to felicitate their own outstanding old Anandian Lt. Gen. Mahesh Senanayake on his appointment as the Commander of the Sri Lanka Army, on 23rd October 2017, at the Ananda College premises.
Yasindu Samaraweera became the All Island Winner in Poetry and Public Speaking at Festival Music, Dance & Speech.