Children of Joy Inc. is a tax exempt 501(c) 3 corporation founded by Jasmine Jayawardene and her friends Isabelle Walker Klein and Austin Weldon. Jasmine and her husband the Rev. Dr. Thomas Jayawardene, who serves as CFO, are both native Sri Lankans who make their home in Santa Barbara, Ca. Children of Joy currently provides a home for girls orphaned in the 18 year long civil war in Sri Lanka.