“Educational Development Project” to help children at Paddalipuram, Muthur, Trincomalee.

Published on 2019-09-03 @ 06:52:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation donated Rs217,500 (Approx. $1800.00) to fund educational material (books, stationery etc.) and class room furniture to the proposed education centre at Paddalipuram, Muthur.This project will facilitate basic education to children from the families of very low socio-economic levels from remote areas of Muthur and motivate/encourage the children to attend schools regularly.Read more...

Financial assistance to establish a Computer Lab at Vipulananda Central College, Karaitivu

Published on 2019-08-23 @ 11:25:00 AM

TEF received a funding request from the Principal & Teachers of Vipulananda Central College in Karaitivu to establish a computer lab at their school to teach the students of basic IT skillsThis school is situated in the Amparai District and one of the few Tamil schools in this area which needed this facility for a long time.Tamil Engineers Foundation recently donated $3250.00 (Rs 398,800.00) to provide 11 PCs & a Projector for this school to enhance the IT education standards of the students.Read 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 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 follows Mullipothanai Vigneswara Vidyalayam - Mullippothanai Rs. 155,858.00 Sivashakthi G.T.M School - Thambalakamam - Rs 39,368.00Read more...

​Scholarships to students at St John's Vocational Training Centre at Batticaloa

Published on 2019-02-19 @ 12:54:00 PM

Scholarships to students at St John's Vocational Training Centre at BatticaloaTamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs240,093 ($1859.00) to St John’s Vocational Training Centre at Batticaloa to provide scholarships (Rs4000 per month) to 10 needy students for a period of 6 months. Ten students have been selected by the Training Centre Management, considering their family background & financial situation for the proposed Scholarship Scheme. Some of the students have lost one or both parents and others are below the poverty line.At the end of the six months, TEF will reassess the situation & decide whether to extend the payment for the second term to the same students (on the Job Training) or to a new batch of 10 students.This training center is registered with TVEC of SL (Tertiary Vocational Training Commission) to provide vocational training courses for Computer Applications, Tailoring, Automobile Technicians, Refrigeration and Air Conditioner Technicians, Electrical Wiring and Installations, Computer Hardware Technicians, and Printing Technology.Read more...

Distribution of 9 new bicycles to the high achieving students who sat for the recent Grade 5 Scholarship Exam.

Published on 2018-11-20 @ 12:00:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation provides child scholarships to approximately 100 children in North & East of SL. Most of these children have lost one or both of their parents during the troubles and live under poverty line. Some of these children are living at orphanages. These child sponsorship schemes are being implemented through many community organisations such as, · Sivan Arul Illam of Thiruketheswarm, · Mahadeva Archiramam at Kilinochchi · Karuvi Organisation at Jaffna · AATI – Australian Association of Trincomalee · Uravuchcholai at Kilinochchi · Jaffna Hindu College Group in VanniRead more...

Establishing Computer Laboratory @ Kalimahal Vidyalayam, Mulliyawalai

Published on 2018-06-21 @ 07:00:00 AM

Financial assistance to establish a Computer Laboratory at Kalaimahal Vidyalayam, Mulliyavalai. This project to establish a Computer Laboratory comprising 10 PCs at Kalaimahal Vidyalayam Mulliyavalai was jointly funded by Tamil Engineers Foundation and Care4Education of USA at a total cost of Rs290,000.00Read more...

Proposed Computer Lab at Nadeswara College at KKS, Jaffna - 10 PCs - Rs435,000.00

Published on 2018-06-21 @ 06:54:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs 435,000.00 (Approx. $3625.00) towards establishing the Computer Lab at Nadeswara College at KKS. Several quotes were obtained and we managed to bring down the cost to Rs43,500 per PC from I7Computers @ KKS Road, Jaffna after lengthy negotiations.Read more...

St Joseph Vidyalayam, Columbuthurai, Jaffna - Donation of Teaching & Learning Equipments

Published on 2018-06-21 @ 06:50:00 AM

Funding of Teaching & Learning Equipment to St. Joseph Vidyalayam, Collumbuthurai, Jaffna . Tamil Engineers Foundation provided Rs 365,000 ($3034.00) to St. Joseph Vidyalayam, Collumbuthurai, Jaffna to donate the following items,Read more...

Educational Assistance / Child Sponsorship Scheme - Mahadeva Archiramam @ Kilinochchi

Published on 2017-06-04 @ 11:10:00 PM

Tamil Engineers Foundation provided Rs 288,000.00 ($2500.00) to Mahadeva Archiramam to extend our educational assistance/ child sponsorship to six children (Rs 4000 per month per child) for another 12 months period.Read more...

GCE O/L Coaching Classes to students at remote area of Batticaloa - Polonaruwa

Published on 2016-07-14 @ 10:06:00 PM

Funding for GCE O/L coaching classes for some students in Kaddumurivukulam was funded partly by TEF Queensland Chapter from the money raised at "Laughing O Laughing" program in late 2015, and HEALs Association partly funded this worthy cause.Read more...

GCE O/L Coaching Classes to students at Sampoor, Trincomalee

Published on 2016-07-14 @ 09:52:00 PM

Engineers Charity Fund Queensland Chapter, Canberra Tamil Association and other donors contributed funds towards GCE O/L coaching classes for the needy students at Sampoor, Trincomalee. This project was coorinated by Trincomalee District Development Association (TDDA).Read more...

TEF donated school books and stationary to Trincomalee affected school children

Published on 2016-02-10 @ 12:35:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation made a donation of Rs 245,430.00 to provide school books and stationary to the needy and affected school children in the remote area of Trincomalee District. This project was fully funded from the part of money raised at the Laughing O Laughing fundraising program staged at Brisbane in Nov 2015 by TEF Qld Chapter.Read more...

TEF donated Photocopier Machines & Multimedia Units to Schools in Upcountry Area

Published on 2016-01-31 @ 06:32:00 PM

Tamil Engineers Foundation recently provided educational aid equipments to Kadawala Vigneshwara College, Ginigathena (Photo Copier Machine), Kuilwatta Tamil Maha Vidyalayam, Rozella (Multi Media Projector & Screen) and Fordyce Tamil Vidyalayam, Dickoya (Photo Copier Machine) – these schools are located in the central province where high population of tea estate workers live and uplifting the education is a vital part. The letters received from those schools illustrate the lack of facilities and the current condition of the schools and TEF noted those words with empathy and satisfied with this donation.Read more...

Donation for purchase a Multimedia Projector & Screen to Mahadeva Archiramam at Kilinochchi

Published on 2014-12-28 @ 10:23:00 AM

Tamil Engineering Foundation donated for purchase a Multimedia Projector and Screen to Mahadeva Archiramam at Kilinochchi for educational presentations/coaching purposes for the children at the centre.Read more...

PROPOSED STUDENTSHIP PROGRAMME AT E’FACULTY AT KILINOCHCHI

Published on 2014-05-22 @ 12:00:00 AM

Amount of $15,000 was deposited in a fixed interest as a Capital Fund to earn interest to the proposed studentship programme at the Engineering faculty at KilinochchiRead more...