Ranjith's life is now filled with possibilities!
Ranjith is from a poor tribal family. His father works as a daily wage labourer and his mother as school help.
The family of four lived in a hut and struggled to put food on the table. Ranjith’s parents did not send him to school as they could not afford to pay for the education or the travel to schools outside the colony.
When Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust offered to pay for Ranjith’s education, his parents agreed to send him to their school. The school also takes care of his shelter, food and all other needs.
Ranjith is now in class V. He is a well disciplined student who enjoys learning. He also like to sing and dance and knows that there are now different possibilities for his future. Seeing his progress, his parents have sent his sister to school as well.
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About The Program
What the beneficiary gets
Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust works with children from impoverished tribal communities across Wayanad District of Kerala. The organization runs a residential tribal Vidyalaya where children are sheltered and provided with all needs free-of-cost. The children are aged 7 and above. These children belong to different tribal colonies across Wayanad District of Kerala.
They come from depressing backgrounds as many of their parents are alcoholics and do not educate or care for their children. Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust supports their education and food, at their school. Up to class 8, the Kerala Education Board curriculum is followed; and the medium of teaching is Malayalam. Class 9 and 10 students are taught as per the National Institute of Open Schooling curriculum. Close to 205 students are enrolled in the school.
This donation will be used to meet the requirements of a child at this school, such as study materials, school uniform, footwear etc.
About The NGO
Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust
22 July, 2019
Being an alternate school for poor tribal dropouts we provide them shelter, 3 time feeding, learning amenities including school uniforms & Medicate etc. free of cost without collecting single penny from kids or from their family throughout the academic year. To get possible supporting hand to procure educational requirements like books and stationery items for children this DO Support the educational requirements a tribal child was put on web page. A study was arranged for the whole students to nearby tourist site before the closure of school for summer vacation.
Story from the field
Remya V age 10 years d/o Vellan Chukkalikuni Colony Muthanga Village Wayand district is one among of 208 beneficiary child living at our school. She is a dropout tribal kid from school because of acute poverty in their house as their parents are illiterate and go for casual labour work for making home and feed she and her siblings was brought to school after convincing her parents about need of schooling. They were very happy to send her daughter to continue her education. She was enrolled in grade V in 2018-19 academic year. She is well disciplined and good in class. She is very active in all extra-curricular programs held at school. She is an inspiration to her class mates. She is one among number of students living and learning here at school enjoying all the amenities that we provided to them. She didn’t even know how to comb hair and wear clothing on few days at the beginning days at school but on caring by teachers she become cute girl now. The lady teachers living with them take care in all fields with love and proper advice as and when requires.
|What is the expected total number of beneficiaries in this program for FY18-19?||208|
|What is the number of beneficiaries/ benefits provided in this program, Year-To-Date||75|
|Village/City/State where project is located||Mattilayam village Wayanad|
|Total Budget for the project for FY18-19||78000|
|Total Expenses for the project YTD||28262|
30 October, 2018
Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust's Update
The re-opening of school after summer vacation this year was delayed a little because of NIPAH virus fever in this district.
208 child beneficiaries were enrolled this academic session. They were comfortably housed, fed 3 times with Kerala dishes, and provided casual wears and medical care.
The recent flood mishap lasted for 10 days across this district. This caused heavy losses to the parents of these children. The children were safe in the school as it is located in a safe location. Because proper care is given to them, they enjoyed happy and cheerful days here in the last quarter.
For the next quarter, will serve fruits as supplement as there are only vegetarian dishes in the menu.
Story from the field
Haripriya K V is enrolled recently to class V. She is a hero in her class and among her hostel room mates. She is well disciplined and a good listener in class. She hails from a very poor family. Her parents live in a remote and isolated village with no electricity and or transportation. Her parents are not educated. They work as casual laborers for living.
After class hours, Haripriya roams around inside the school campus along with a few friends. She loves gardening. She has planted a number of saplings planted within the campus. She waters them and tends to them everyday. She is also very active in extra-curricular activities.
Her personal detail as per school records - Admission No.598 Date of birth 30.07.2009 Parents Vineesh & Kamala Address Kombarmoola Naikar Colony,6th Mile, Chethalayam , Pulpalli SO Wayanad-673579 Kerala
|Expected total number of beneficiaries in this program for FY18-19||208|
|Number of beneficiaries/ benefits provided in this program this year||12|