New Life

To bring the poor women and their children into the main stream of economy and thereby make them participate in the process of nation building. New Life is committed in building up a society based on equity and social justice where women and children are the leaders of social change of better tomorrow. It envisions an Empowered civil society in marginalized community ensuring human rights.The objectives of the organisation are : 1. To act as a link between the government and people, so that the assistance of the government reaches to, there to whom it is intended. 2. To work for the economic, social, educational and cultural development of the people particularly of the people of agricultur...
Mar 31, 2015

She is safe now.

Valli praying before her meal
Valli praying before her meal

"I am the widowed mother of Valli (name changed) and my husband was a vandalist working for an unscrupulous politician. He was injured by acid poured by his rival groups and expired. My son work as agricultural daily wagers and the earnings would meet only the family expenses and rarely the repayment of loan. The money can hardly feed us all. We are seven in the family- me, my 5 daughters and a son.

I thought of stopping the last three girls' studies and send them to work. It was then New Life came to my and my daughters' rescue. The children were admitted in the New Life Home. They were provided with food, education, clothing, shelter and other daily needs with donors' support.

My third daughter completed her 10th standard and got married now. My fourth daughter aged 17 wanted to be trained in income earning and now earning for herself. My last daughter Valli is in the home now and studying 8th standard. Without New Life it would not have been possible for me to settle these children. Valli is happy and safe because of the support she received through New Life and donors like you. I can’t thank you enough for all that you have done for my children." says Banumathi. 

Children like Valli are safe and happy only because of the support you give. We thank you for the same and request you to continue your support. Kindly spread words about our home to your near and dear ones so that these children grow as confident youth. 

With warm regards

Mar 30, 2015

Rush Time for the Exams

Coaching Class Children with their Teacher
Coaching Class Children with their Teacher

The end of March, is the Rush Time for the exams. While the children studying the School Final year and the 10th standard are already writing their exams, the other children are busy preparing for theirs. And the coaching class team is very busy. We wish all the children success. 

Last year, our coaching class children did well and 99% suceeded. Abinesh scored 1081 marks in the Final school exams and Sarala scored 439 marks in 10th standard last year. This year 6 students are writing their 10th standard exams and 5 writing their school final exams. We expect our children to score a minimum of 60%. We are waiting with our fingers crossed for them to come out successfully with good scores.

Renuka is writing her school final exams this year. Her father is a coolie and mother is a servant maid. Their total income is Rs.3500/-per month. They are leading a miserable life. But Renuka's parents are very ambitious and they want their three children to study well. Renuka's sister is in 10th standard and brother is in 7th standard. Their parents are less literates and hence could not help them in studying. So all the three are coming to our coaching class. Renuka scored 59% in 10th standard and now studying in Science group. She wants to become a nurse. And the coaching class teacher is giving special attention to the children writing their school final and 10th standard exams. 

On March 9th, the organisation celebrated the Women's Day. During the function the teachers who work hard and with commitment for the betterment of these coaching class students were honored. We are proud of you dear teachers. 

At this moment, we gratefully remember you, dear donors, who helped us throughout to help these children. Kindly continue to support and spread words about the project close to your heart to your friends and relatives.

With thanks and regards

Children preparing for their exams
Children preparing for their exams
In the class
In the class
Mar 30, 2015

Thank you donors, for your generous support

Sangeetha with her grandfather getting support
Sangeetha with her grandfather getting support

Sangeetha, aged 17 is studying in 11th standard. She is now financially supported by New Life with the donations we got from you, dear donors.

When she was 12 years her mother died and her father went out of town to earn. Hence she is staying with her grandparents. She narrates her story: "My mother died, when I was studying 7th standard. I had to stop my studies and start working (forced by my father). So I was working as a daily wage labour. 

But I was longing to study and felt dejected when I saw my friends going to school. It was then the special school teacher came to our home to ask my dad to send me to school. My dad shouted at him at first. The teacher patiently convinced my dad. And yes, I was back to the (special) school. 

The motivation and coaching given by my teacher helped me to go back to the regular school. I passed the 10th standard with 64% marks and is in 11th standard now. Thanks to the teacher. 

Now I am much more happy that I got this education support. I pray to God that He bless the good heart which gave me this money. My sincere thanks to New Life for choosing me for the support among the many children who are like me." 

On 9th March, the International Women's Day was celebrated in our organisation and the children chosen for education support got their support on that day. 12 children were given education support worth Rs.1,20,000/- They are from Trichy, Arangoor and Vaiyavoor. The teachers who made this happen were also honoured on this day. It is a great work they do and it is so kind of them that they keep track of their old students. 

Out of this 12 children, 2 are in the college, 4 are in the higher secondary school(11th and 12th standard) and 6 are in the high school (9th and 10th standard). 

We are much obliged to you dear donors for making this happen. Kindly continue supporting the project and help us in eliminating child labour. 

With warm regards

Ulaganathan studying B. Com. First Year supported
Ulaganathan studying B. Com. First Year supported
Arangoor special school teacher honored
Arangoor special school teacher honored
Trichy special school teacher honoured
Trichy special school teacher honoured
 
   

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