Big Heart Project
Launched as a project to mark the 50th anniversary of the Hemas flagship brand Baby Cheramy in 2012, the Big Heart Project partners with the Ministry of Women and Child Affairs to support children impacted by poverty continue their education uninterrupted. Through this project, 69 under privileged children between the ages 6-12 were provided scholarships consisting of a monthly stipend of Rs. 2000 to assist them complete their primary education from Grade 1 to Grade 5. The first phase of the project which included a batch of 57 children was completed in October 2019 while the second batch of 12 children from the Haldamulla area will continue to receive scholarships till the end of 2020. The project is monitored by the Department of Child Probation and quarterly progress reports are sent to the foundation.