The Leo District 306A2 is one of the leading Leo districts in Sri Lanka. It's sponsored by Lions District 306A2. Currently 21 Leo clubs are actively serving the community.
The Leo movement, which was initiated way back in 1957, is considered as the Youth Project of Lions Clubs International. True to its motto of Leadership, Experience, and Opportunity, the Leo movement provides youth from ages 14 to 28 with the opportunity for development and contribution, individually and collectively, as responsible members of the local, national, and international community. In short, Leoism provides Great Friends, Great Opportunities to help the less fortunate, Great contacts and most of all Great FUN!!!
In Sri Lanka, the Leo movement has been in existence since 1968. Activities conducted by Leo District 306 A2 include Childcare, Elders, Sports, Environmental, Healthcare and Leadership Development Projects. A three days residential youth camp, a Leo Job Bank and PR campaigns also add up into making the Leo movement the voluntary youth service organization to be in
Leo Kaneel Maddumage is one of the most experienced and awarded Leos in Sri Lanka. He joined the Leo Club of Moragahahena as a charter member in 2006 and since then he has passed many milestones in his 8 year Leostic career.
Leo Kaneel is a great leader, a successful event organizer and more than everything a beloved friend who is always there with Leos. He has served the Leo District Council 306 A2 for 7 consecutive years and has held many responsible positions.
e Conference that he chaired in Leostic year 2007/08 is one of the grandest events at that time. Further, the Leo camp held at Kithulgala in Leostic year 2009/10 is still considered to be one of the best Leo camps in the history.
Lion Asanga Samarasekara has been appointed as the Governor of the 306 A2 International Lion District for 2013-2014. He was given the responsibility at the Lions International Conference which was held in Germany recently. Asanga began his duties as the Governor of 306A2 International Lion District by 14 July 2013. He is the Chairman and Managing Director of Asanga Samarasekara Associates, Samasons Holdings and Heritage Lanka Holidays. He is a chartered architect and holds a BSc and MSc from the University of Moratuwa. He joined the Lion movement in 1999 by joining the Piliyandala Lions Club. He was appointed as the Governor due to his excellent performance and commitment, and his contribution to date in promoting the vision of the Lions.