Oct 28, 2016

Chennai Flood Relief Continued

Chennai Flood Relief

Activitiestaken-up inthe Last Quarter

 

Activiites Taken-up During Last Quarter 

Continuing the campaign of Chennai flood relief, during the last quarter the foundation focused on devising permanent solutions to the damage created by the floods.

To began with the foundation resolved the electrical issues and installed the basic requirements like Fans, Lights in the classrooms. Due to the heavy rain fall and seepage the classrooms walls were damaged and   paint was removed from their surface.

 The foundation repaired those walls and with the help of volunteers and professional painters all the classrooms were painted with good quality paint. Now the classrooms look more vibrant and colorful and able to provide comfortable atmosphere for the students in the classrooms.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The desktop computers which were impacted due to the floods were repaired during previous quarter. Now the computer lab is functional and daily is providing digital literacy access to 1300+ students.


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Aug 29, 2016

Chennai Flood Relief

Activities Taken-up during Last Quarter

The Foundation participated actively in flood relief activities during and post floods at Chennai and Kanchipuram districts. 

During last quarter the foundation , the foundation focused on providing permanent solution to the damage occurred due to flood. The Foundation  continued the survey  in various areas  and  collected  the  list  of  requirements,  meeting  with different school authorities neighborhood etc. The study revealed the basic requirement lists & the same was procured and distributed to the victim families and schools in the flood affected areas.

Schools were provided with the required furniture’s like 100 numbers Dual desks for students, chairs for teachers, almirahs and cupboards through the donations. The student families were also donated with house hold utensils, stationeries, school bags and uniforms.

Foundation also procured some electrical fittings like fans, tube lights for the schools and handed over to school. The damaged classroom walls due to seepage were taken up for repair and painted in some schools. The Foundations focus on the schools were appreciated and welcomed by the students and school authorities as it was much more than their basic amenities. 

As a next step the Foundation is focusing on constructing boundary walls, some more repair works inside the school premises.


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Jun 2, 2016

Chennai Flood Relief

The impact of Chennai floods was devastating. Many lost their shelter, valuable belongings and helpless to accept even a simple support from anyone offering around them.

The Foundation tried to support the victims at their best, decided to help the most affected schools, students and their families. Learning Links representatives did a survey of the situation and collected the list of requirements meeting the school authorities, students and their families.

The Foundation procured and distributed daily need items -  stoves, fans, basic kitchen utensils like milk boilers, sauce pans, plates, tumblers, buckets, mugs, mats, pillows, blankets, groceries, toiletries, etc to the families .

For the affected schools - dual desks, chairs, tables, almirahs, book cases, stationeries’, classroom furniture were procured and established.  Some schools were also been supported with the required electrical works, whitewashing, repairing of the existing furniture’s etc.

The students were provided with uniforms, note books, variety of stationaries which included school bags, geometry boxes, exam pads, pens, pencils, erasers, sketches, colouring kits, folders etc.

The Foundation was able to impact more than 1500 families overall.


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