About Us

Our Purpose

To serve humanity so all may live as God intended.

Our Motto

Justice. Compassion. Love.

Our Values

Connected. Courageous. Compassionate


ADRA is the global humanitarian arm of the Seventh-day Adventist Church—part of the 20-million strong Adventist community, with hundreds of thousands of churches globally and the world’s largest integrated healthcare and education network.

ADRA delivers relief and development assistance to individuals in more than 118 countries – regardless of their ethnicity, political affiliation, gender, or religious association.

By partnering with local communities, organizations, and governments, ADRA is able to deliver culturally relevant programs and build local capacity for sustainable change.

Where ADRA works

ADRA’s work touches millions of lives in more than 118 countries around the world. ADRA’s on the ground approach allows immediate assistance in times of crisis and true partnership with the communities we serve.


ABOUT ADRA Sri lanka

ADRA Sri Lanka is  part of the global network present in over 118 countries around the world and has been operating in Sri Lanka since 1982. At present, ADRA is a registered and a well-known International NGO in Sri Lanka and is operating under 4 key sectors including Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Refugee Reintegration and Economic Development, Emergency Response, and Health and Nutrition.

 Throughout the years ADRA has partnered with various stakeholders including; government and private institutions, donors, and communities, and has implemented various projects to empower and uplift lives of countless people throughout Sri Lanka.


ADRA Sri Lanka personnel are expected at all times to act to protect the interests of everyone it works with especially children and vulnerable adults and to prevent the occurrence of sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment in the course of their duties. This includes ensuring strict compliance with ADRA Sri Lanka’s Code of Conduct, Safeguarding Policy, Child Safeguarding Policy and Preventing Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment (PSEAH) Policy and relevant guidelines.

Complaints relating to a breach of ADRA’s Safeguarding policies can be made to our Safeguarding Officer by emailing [email protected]

Feedback & Complaints

Feedback and complaints from stakeholders and the public can be sent to:

37 Purana Road, Wattegedara, Maharagama, Sri Lanka, 10280.