The project provides two sets uniforms, note books, writing materials with a school bags to 1000 poor school going children of most discriminated untouchable manual scavengers in Tirunelveli corporation slum in Tamilnadu, India
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
90 % of men scavengers involved in manual scavenging occupation in Tirunelveli Corporation slum of Tamilnadu India die in their early ages. Their widowed wifes are working as domestic workers, sweepers, scavengers etc.,. Because of the meager income the semi orphan, orphan children are managing their studies with only set of uniform with few note books for all subjects. Because of the pathetic situation of the poor students are discriminated and treated indignity by the co-student.
How will this project solve this problem?
The project will provide two sets of uniforms, note books, writing materials and school bags for one year to 1000 students each. These school materials will help to make them happy and feel dignified in their school.
Potential Long Term Impact
One thousand poor school going children of manual scavengers of Tirunelveli corporation slum shall have two sets of uniforms, note books, writing materials and school bags would give dignified feeling. This also shall create awareness to the parents to take care and comfort of the children.
This project has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.