Provide aid to war affected in Vanni, Sri Lanka

by Standing Committee of Tamil Speaking People (SCOT)
Jul 29, 2010

Provide aid to war affected in Vanni, Sri Lanka

For the Tamils of Sri-Lanka the last twelve months has been traumatic to say the least. Over three hundred thousand people were displaced after the war last year and most of them are now resettled in new areas and against their own will. Major casualties of the war are thousands of children, our future generation, made orphans. Having witnessed their parents or relatives killed in front of them, unable to continue their studies with their own kith and kin but being dispatched to an alien land often to school hostels. As you are aware, SCOT is a premier Tamil charity in the UK and our aim is to help the underprivileged in our homeland. With your help and generosity we have been working effectively alleviating many sufferings of our people. In the last three months we have provided financial support to hundreds of IDP families to resettle in their own homes. Provided help to youngsters to go back to schools. To address the exceptional need of today, we are forced to reach out to the general public and persuade them to partake so that we can jointly address the dire needs of our people. “Together we can make a change” to the suffering of our people and the SCOT- General Council is “counting on your support”.


About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Standing Committee of Tamil Speaking People (SCOT)

Location: Middlesex - United Kingdom
Website: http:/​/​​
Project Leader:
Vijay Indran
SCOT - President
Middlesex, United Kingdom

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Find another project in Sri Lanka or in Health that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.