Mehewara CSR Projects

Our humanitarian outreach program

Mehewara is a unique project from HNBF that derives its funding from the voluntary contributions of staff members, which is used to engage in socially responsible and charitable activities. This concept was developed by HNB Finance employees as a response to the needs of less fortunate groups and individuals during times of need. Through a range of successful projects, the Mehewara Fund continues to help hundreds of families tide over difficult times.

HNB FINANCE provides relief to Nawalapitiya flood victims.

Responding to the critical needs of the people affected by severe floods in the Nawalapitiya region, HNB FINANCE PLC’s Nawalapitiya Branch spearheaded an expedited campaign on...

Donates rations to 100 blind families

Leading integrated financial services provider HNB FINANCE PLC recently donated dry rations and essentials to 100 visually impaired families in Seeduwa, through its Mehewara initia...

HNB FINANCE empowers rural education through Wadinagala College

HNB FINANCE PLC, one of the leading finance companies in Sri Lanka, recently donated books and equipment including a computer and an in-school library to the students of Wadinagala...

Yalu Daskam - Inspiring young minds to create

An Initiative by HNB finance to inspire young minds to create whilst educating both the young and the old about the importance of savings and how to do so effectively.

HNB Finance aids impoverished family in Matale

HNB Finance aids a financially downtrodden family in Matale through its innovative initiative the Mehewara Social Fund. The unique project maintained solely through the monthly con...

HNB Finance creates an oasis in Mohoththuwarama Primary School

HNB Finance established a water purification system and renovated the Mohoththuwarama Primary School in Kalpitiya as a part of its sustainable Corporate Social Responsibility initi...


Being socially conscious is one of our core values at HNB Finance

Being socially conscious is one of our core values at HNB Finance, that’s why we believe in contributing to the socio-economic development of Sri Lanka through the systematical advancement of financial inclusion. By addressing financial inclusion issues and promoting financial literacy in a consistent and focused manner we intend to significantly improve the socio-economic status of our customers. The majority of the products in our portfolio are focused to fund and enrich micro-businesses and SMEs while improving their savings habits. The 77-strong island-wide branch network and the 794 ATM network supported by HNB provide financial access to customers even in the furthermost regions of the country.



Value Creation

Macro DimensionIndicatorMeasurement2021/222020/21
Economic wellbeingEconomic value createdRs. Million7,2787,167
Economic value distributed to:
Depositors and LendersRs. Million2,6533,522
EmployeesRs. Million1,3491,123
GovernmentRs. Million36540
Operating CostsRs. Million2,4942,500
Environment and landscapeWater consumptionm317,06716,496
Reduction in paper consumption (Units)Kg2513,932
Electricity consumptionkWh1,654,791,693,110
Business sophisticationTotal outletsNumber7060
Total branchesNumber7060
Branches outside western provinceNumber5545
Gold loan centresNumber5048
Infrastructure and quality of servicesInvestment in intangible assetsRs. Million6880
Customers for online transactionsNumber
Cumulative investment in PPERs. Million32822687
Employee wellbeingTotal workforceNumber1,8781,851
Employees hiredNumber540165
Training programs carried outNumber165105
Investment on training and developmentRs. Million66
Total training hoursHours28,96712,826
Average hours of training per employeeHours27
Staff remuneration and benefitsRs. Million1,3491,123
ReputationBrand value (Brand Finance)Rs. Million1,2641,819
Brand ranking (Brand Finance)Number5750
Brand Strength (Brand Finance)RatingA-AA-
Credit rating (Fitch Rating)RatingA (lka)A (lka)
CustomersTotal customer baseNumber323,678316,768
Customer financial solutionsNumber