This project provides monthly financial support for the continuous education of 100 poor,meritorious,village youth in Tamil Nadu, India
Central Tamil Nadu receives no rain & no irrigation.Farmers have to practice only the unproductive Dry Land Farming.So,most of the families live in constant poverty.By the time their children reach the age of about13 years, parents can no longer afford to keep them in school.The children are crucially deprived of the chance for a proper education while the cycle of poverty continues & more vulnerable to dropping out & require bursary/financial support to continue the education for bright future.
Paying for the Course fee, Uniform, Books, Note books, Stationery, Foot wears, skill training on soft skills and personality development, educational field trip, monitoring & evaluating their improvement, guiding them.
The project will educate 100 poor youth for the next two years allowing them to complete Skill Training / Vocational Education.Thereby equipping them for better job opportunities in future which will prevent them from becoming Child laborers at an early age.
Total Funding Received to Date: $12,342
Remaining Goal to be Funded: $10,698
Total Funding Goal: $23,040
This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).