About Us

Leo club of Polgasowita was established in year 2001/2002 and quickly recognized as one of the best clubs of the Leo district 306A.

In the year 2002/2003 they became the best club of the Leo district 306A and in the year 2003/2004 they won many major awards at the annual Leo conference and multiple Leo conference. In the year 2004/2005 became the most outstanding Leo Club in the district and in year 2005/2006 and they became the 2nd most outstanding Leo club of the newly formed Leo district 306A2. Continuing the same tradition in year 2007/2008 became the 2nd most outstanding Leo club of the district and won many major awards at the annual Leo conference.

The most remarkable year of the history of the club, the Leoistic year 2009/2010, where the club won 19 awards at the Annual Leo Conference of the Leo District 306 A2 and 6 awards at the Annual Multiple Conference including the awards for the Best Leo club of Sri Lanka and the award for the most Outstanding Club President in Sri lanka.

Continuing the same tradition in the Leoistic year 2010/2011, the club won 18 awards at the Annual Leo Conference including the awards for Most Outstanding Club President and Secretary. At the multiple conference of the same year club won 2 awards Under the Presidentship of Leo Chandima Vithanage.. In the Leoistic year 2011/2012, club won 14 awards and certificates at the Annual Leo Conference and 4 awards and certificates at the Multiple Awards Ceremony.

In the Leoistic year 2012/2013, club won 14 awards and certificates at the Annual Leo Conference and 4 awards and certificates at the Multiple Awards Ceremony Under the Presidentship of Leo Omila Munaweera

In the Leoistic year 2013/2014, club won 22 awards and certificates at the Annual Leo Conference and 13 awards and certificates at the Multiple Awards Ceremony Under the Presidency of Leo Banuka Vithanage.

In the year 2014/15, the club won the most outstanding club award in the District 306A2 under the leadership of Leo Upeksha Hettiarachchi. Subsequently Leo Mudith Jayasekara became the successor to Leo Upeksha and was able to continue the momentum of the club whilst being recognized for the work done in the year 2015/16 and afterwards Leo Hashan Rahubadda took the mantle of leading the club for the year 2016/17.

This year (2017/18), Leo Pramila Bopearachchi serves as the club president and Lion S. Madurapperuma is the Leo advisor of the club.

This Leo club is sponsored by the Lions club of Polgasowita and our membership ranges from professionals to university students. All the members are talented youths who are wiling to serve the community while developing their leadership skills.