Sujiv Fonseka, A President Scout of 39th Colombo Scout Group from year 2004 currently serving the troop as a Group advisor, presented the 39th Colombo Group history since the beginning of Scouting in Sri Lanka and how the group expanded gradually over the years.

The article states that the cub pack was registered in 1939 making Scouting the oldest activity in school. This was extracted by the 1939 School magazine.

A token of appreciation was presented to Mr. Sujiv Fonseka for being a pillar of strength to the Scout group over the years.