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 39,368.00

Some of the remaining items were distributed to another School at Parathipuram Parashakthi VidyalayamThampalagamam in Trincomalee. 

These schools and the surrounding areas in Trincomalee were badly affected during the war and are currently returning to normalcy. Most of the students from these schools come from families below the poverty line. 

This project was implemented through TDDA - Trincomalee District Development Association, the committee thanks Mr. Suren & Mr. Chandrasorupan of TDDA for implementing this project with keen interest. 

We wish to thank Mr.Shathieskumar (TEF Qld Chapter) and Mr.Ganeshamoorthy (TEF NSW Chapter) for coordinating this project. 

We sincerely thank all the donors for their donations without them this wouldn't be a possibility