|Founder||Most Venerable K. Sri Dhammaratana|
|Registration no.||1811/94 (PPM-001-14-09021994)|
|Focus||Orphanage Homes, Old Folks Homes, Women Shelter, Community Centers, Mobile Clinics|
|Method||Provide shelter, education and care to the underprivileged members of the community, ie. children/orphans, women & senior citizen.|
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The society runs three children homes with over 250 children, two seniors' residences with about 50 senior citizens, a shelter home for women, and mobile clinics to provide free medical services to the people in the rural areas.
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