Revolving Loan implemented by Lions Club of Batticaloa

Published on 2019-07-07 @ 08:38:00 AM

Revolving Loan Project implemented in Batticaloa recently through Lions Club. Tamil Engineers Foundation provided Rs 245,000 (Approx. - $2000) to the Lions Club of Batticaloa to implement this Revolving Loan Project to help 10 deserving women-headed families in Batticaloa to establish a livelihood.Amounts of Rs20, 000 to Rs30, 000 per family were granted to10 families (Interest-free loans) so that they could embark on vegetable gardening, poultry, food business, corner shop, small business etc. In order to provide them an opportunity to generate a fixed monthly income. This project was implemented through Lions Club of Batticaloa.Read more...

Scholarships to Moratuwa University Undergraduates

Published on 2019-06-16 @ 12:01:00 PM

Tamil Engineers Foundation provided Rs360,000 ($2850.00) to Tamil Literary Association of Moratuwa University to award scholarships (Rs3000 per month for a12 month term) to 10 University Undergraduates for the 2019/20 scholarship scheme.These students have been chosen on the basis of their family financial situation and the recipients have been recommended by the selection committee of Tamil Literary Association of University of Moratuwa. Read more...

Revolving Loans Project to provide 12 Tube Wells to woman headed families in Siruppiddy, Kopay

Published on 2019-06-09 @ 08:00:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs 420,000 (Approx. $3500) to CCYE (Centre for Child and Youth Empowerment) of Jaffna through Sivan Arul Illam in March 2016 to provide “interest-free loans” to 12 women headed families (Rs35,000 each) to build Tube Wells for domestic use, home gardening etc.The loan amounts were fully recovered in the last 18 months. The recovered funds are now used again to provide Interest-free Revolving Loans (Rs35,000) to another 12 new beneficiaries (women headed families) to build Tube Wells in their own land.Read more...

Donation of $1500.00 to provide rice and dhal to Elders Day Care Centre in Karainagar for the next 18 months

Published on 2019-06-02 @ 10:21:00 PM

In late 2017, TEF provided funding ($1500) to the Elders Day Care Centre in Karainagar to provide lunch on a daily basis to about 30 elderly & differently abled people in Karainagar Area for the last 19 months which came to an end in May 2019 TEF has decided to continue this good deed by providing a funding of $1500 for another 18 month periodRead more...

Revolving Loan Project - Distribution of bicycles to 22 school children from women headed families

Published on 2019-05-26 @ 07:24:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs 368,000 (Approx. $3000) to CCYE (Centre for Child and Youth Empowerment) of Jaffna through Sivan Arul Illam (Dr. Jayamohan) in April 2018 to provide interest free loans to 25 women headed families to provide them new bicycles for their children to make their travel to school, tuition centers etc easily, This project was jointly funded by TEF & AMAF from the funds raised at the Brisbane Fundraising Event which was held in 2017. The loan amounts were fully recovered in the last 12 months.Read more...

Donation to Hari Illam Orphanage at Batticaloa - Additional Coaching Classes

Published on 2019-05-11 @ 10:32:00 PM

Tamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs 323,900.00 ($2550.00) to Hari Illam Orphanage at Batticaloa to arrange additional coaching classes in Maths, Science & English for grades 8 to 11 students. It is noted that many students from this Orphanage (16 in total) have obtained University Admissions and continuing their tertiary education at various Universities which is a great achievement.Read more...

Donation of an Electricity Generator to Enter World Foundation, Kanagarayankulam, Vavuniya.

Published on 2019-04-13 @ 10:23:00 AM

Many war affected people (many of them are partially paralyzed & wheelchair bound) are being housed at “Enter World” and provided accommodation, medical needs, food etc. There are about 12 or more patients at this centre.These affected people need continuous electricity for the function of Medical equipment, Air Mattresses for medical reasons, cooling fan, water supply, etc. The electricity supply in SL, mainly in North & East are frequently getting disrupted due to repairs/upgrades, to supply them with uninterrupted power, “Enter World” made a request to donate them a backup Generator. Enter World made the funding request through E90 batch representatives. TEF had discussions with Enter World & E90 batch in regard to the proposed generator capacity (KVA)/phase/cost etc. Assessment of the required KVA capacity and comparison of quotes were undertaken.Read more...

Donation to Two Schools in Trincomalee to purchase educational material (School Books, Stationery, Schoolbags etc) to the needy children

Published on 2019-03-31 @ 12:00:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs196,226 ($1550) to two schools in Trincomalee to deliver educational material i.e. school books, stationery, school bags etc. to the needy children.Total Amount – Rs 196,226.00 (Equivalent to AUD 1550) was disbursed as followsMullipothanai Vigneswara Vidyalayam - Mullippothanai Rs. 155,858.00Sivashakthi G.T.M School - Thambalakamam - Rs 39,368.00Read more...

Donation to Valvaham in Batticaloa to establish a Goat Farm

Published on 2019-03-25 @ 06:25:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation recently made a donation of $2000 (Rs 255,000) to Valvaham in Batticaloa to purchase 15 goats to establish goat farming at this center.The Government Agent of Batticaloa attended the event on the 6th March to hand over the goats to the Valvaham center.Read more...

TEF Victoria Chapter Fundraising Dinner 2019

Published on 2019-03-17 @ 11:12:00 AM

TEF Victoria Chapter Fundraising Dinner TEF Vic Chapter held their Fundraising dinner and entertainment in Melbourne on Saturday 2 March 2019.The programs, dance, drama, speeches, songs, American auction etc. were well performed & organized to the high standard. Well done.Approximately 280 members attended the dinner & entertainment evening to support TEF efforts and the TEF VIC chapters efforts are highly appreciated.Read more...