Vajira Weerasekara, a Shanthi brand ambassador continues in his quest to run 500km to help raise AUD $ 100,000 towards this organization to help to build the first Palliative Care Hospital in Sri Lanka.
He has completed 435km of the 500km and raised more than AU$30,000 for Shanthi Foundation. Vajira has run 6 marathons in Sydney and Canberra including international marathons in Arizona, California and Portugal creating global awareness of Shanthi Foundation and its vision.
Vajira has run 2 ultra-marathons in Carcoa Cup 60km, Christchurch Sri Chinmoy 80km.
International ambassador for Shanthi Foundation Lara Tichon is an elite athlete that hold Australian and World records in endurance running. Larissa has joined Vajira in the marathon running to help raise funds and spread the Shanthi Foundation message.