RATNAM FOUNDATION
GRANTS (April 2005- Sept 2017)

(A) EDUCATION

  1. PRE SCHOOL EDUCATIONFunded for 3 Pre-schools in the eastern Province from Sept 2006 to Jan 2011 Donation £8000-00
    a. OLLIKULAM
    b -21 Students   MAVALINGATHURAI -26 Students
    c. ARIYAMPATHY DIV No 1 – 21 Students
    d.KANNAKI  AMMAN MUNPALLI, Vaddukoddai -20students
    e. MANGAI MUN PALLI , Malaavi Village in the Thunukkai DS Division, Mullativu District – 35 Children – Grant of Rs143,625-00 in Jan 2013
    f. VINAYAGAR MUN PALLI PADASALAI, Alvai, Pt Pedro – 14 Children Grant of Rs 61,000-00 in Feb 2013
    g. CARE–Pre School, Batticaloa District 25Children Grant of Rs 200,000  in July 2012
    h. VEENALAYA raised £6000-00 and was donated for a Pre School at Sirupiddy,Jaffnain May 2015
    i.ASSIST RR Donated £1846-00 for the purchase of play equipment’s  for two preschools at Mullaitevu&Puthukudiiruppu in Sept 2016
    k. AARUTHAL JAFFNA Donation  of Rs108,000-00 to Play & Learn Project to support Nursery School Teachers in May 2017
    l. PATHTHAMANEY URAVUGAL UK Donation of £10,000-00 in June 2017 to build 
    a small Pre School in PATHTHAMANY and to develop the village

2.HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATIONA

  1. GOWRI
    A. MBAL SCHOOL, THIRUKETHEESWARAM Grant of £3335-00 towards purchase of two computers and for building of a computer study room in Sept 2008
    B. MANITHA NEYAM TRUST -donation of £1920-00 for the education of 4 AL students from the Eastern province
    C. VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs100,000 in October2009 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving
    D.  HINDU SOCIETY , UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO Contribution of Rs 150,00 in June 2012 towards helping PoonagiriMahaVidyalayam and KilinochiMahhadevaSaivaChiraarIllam for the purchase of English andTamil academic books, study guide, past papers and sports equipment.
    E.  
    VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs171,000 in August 2012 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving
    F. VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs211,000 in January 2013
    towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving and scholarship to 7 students.
    G .HINDU SOCIETY , UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO Contribution of Rs 165,00 in February 2013 towards organising an Island wide Inter School Drama competition
    H .SKANTHA VAROTHAYA COLLEGE, CHUNNAKAM Donation of Rs300,000 to provide extra tuition for vulnerable students in the O/L and A/L classes in June 2013
    I.  GOWRI AMBAL SCHOOL, THIRUKETHEESWARAM Grant of £812-00 towards purchase of two computers and a printer for students in August 2013
    J. VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs210,700 in Nov 2013 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving.
    K. NOOLAHAM FOUNDATION, COLOMBO Grant of Rs 200,000 towards computerising study materials for O/L and A/L students in Jan 2014
    L. SIVAN ARUL ILLAM Donation of £314-00 for computer accessories for students in Thiruketheeswaram in March 2014
    M. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, POWER LOOM LANE,
    KONDAVIL. Grant of £ 2060-00 for the computer training programme for 110
    underprivileged children in April 2014
    N. NOOLAHAM FOUNDATION, COLOMBO Grant of Rs 209,000 towards
    improvement oflearning facilitiesand soft skills to H/B CHILDRENS HOME,JAFFNA in June 2014.
    O. VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs260,300 in Oct 2014 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving and Scholarship to 7 students.
    P. TAMIL SOCIETY, UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO Grant of Rs 25,000 towards
    COLOUR FEST – 2014 Festival
    Q. ARALY SARASWATHY MAHA VIDYALAYAM. Grant of Rs65,000 in Oct 2014 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving.
    R.  TAMIL SOCIETY, UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO Grant of Rs 65,000 to conduct Educational Seminars for the Schools in Mullaitivu District in June 2015.
    S. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, POWER LOOM LANE,
    KONDAVIL. Grant of Rs 149,000 for the computer training programme for 110
    underprivileged children in Aug 2015
    T. VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs262,650 in Sept 2015towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize giving and
    scholarships to 7 students.
    U. TAMIL SOCIETY, UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO Grant of Rs 40,000 for the
    Educational and Basic needs of ANNAI ILLAM  atMannar  District in Oct 2015.
    V. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, PARAMESWARA COLLEGE ROAD THIRUNELVELY – NEW PROJECT. Grant of Rs 345,400 for the computer training programme for the underprivileged children in Oct 2015
    W. WINGS OF HOPE : Donation of £100-00 in Nov 2015
    X. THIRISAKTHI ILLAKIA SANGAM, LONDON Donation of £208-00 for the
    purchase of Shield in November 2015& May 2016
    Y. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, POWER LOOM LANE,
    KONDAVIL. Grant of Rs 76,000 for the computer training programme for the third batch of underprivileged children in November 2015
    Z. JAFFNA SCIENCE ASSOCIATION Grant of Rs100,000-00 to conduct Schools Science Programme competition among the children in the Northern Province in Jan 16.

AA. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, PARAMESWARA COLLEGE
ROAD THIRUNELVELY & POWER LOOM LANE, KONDAVIL –. Grant of Rs240,000
for the teaching of English, Maths & Science to the Under privileged Children in the neighbouring villages around Thinelveli and another sum of Rs144,00000
for computer training programme for the underprivileged children in Kondavil
district – Feb 2016
AB.VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs194,600-00 in Sept 2016
towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize
giving.

  1. AC. VALLUVAR ILLAM, VADDUKODDAI Grant of Rs 300,000-00 in Sept 2016
    towards the education of 30 Orphaned children in Vaddukoddai and 32 Children in Mullaitevu
  2. AD. SIVAN ARUL ILLAM COMPUTER CENTRE at Olumadu,Nedunkeni. Grant of Rs 360,000 to initially train 30 students in Computing from Mullaitivu District in Sept 2016
  3. AE. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, POWER LOOMLANE,
    KONDAVIL –. Grant of Rs 72,000 for computer training programme for the
    underprivileged children in Kondavil district – October 2016
  4. AF. ARALY SARASWATHY MAHA VIDYALAYAM. Grant of Rs100,000 in NOV 2016 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual
    prize giving.
  5. AG. SIVAN ARUL FOUNDATION COMPUTER CENTRE at AKARAIPATTU. Grant of Rs 874,500 to initially train 30 students in Computing from Akaraipattu District in December 2016
  6. AH. VEMBADI GIRLS SCHOOL, JAFFNA Grant of Rs 335,000-00 in December 2016 for Counselling and identifying the causes as to why some of the children are unable to perform well in spite of their capability.
  7. AI. DEPARTMENT OF HINDU CIVILIZATION,UNIVERSITY OF JAFFNA. Grant of Rs100,000-00 towards a conference on Hindu Civilization in Dec 2016
  8. AJ. JAFFNA SCIENCE ASSOCIATION Grant of Rs300,000-00 in Feb 2017 to conduct Schools Science Programme competition  among the children in the
    Northern Province.
    1. AP. EDUCATION DEPARTMENT, JAFFNA Donation of Rs271,268-00 in Aug 2017 for the purchase of Reading books for 10 Schools to encourage reading habit
    2. AQ. GANESHA VIDYASALAI,SITHANKERNY. Donation of Rs 136,400 for the purchase of Reading books for the library and a laptop computer
    3. AQ. ASSIST RR Donation of Rs 500,00-00 towards Educational Bursery of 29 University students from MULLAITEVU District. In Sept 2017
    4. AR. AARUTHAL , JAFFNA Donation of Rs 1,600,000-00 towards Centre for IT Education for Job Skills development and Training in Sept 2017
      AS. SIVAN ARUL FOUNDATION, AKKARAIPATTU Donation of Rs725,325-00 for the purchase of Computer and Accessories in October 2017 AT. VALLUVAR ILLAM, VADDUKODDAI Donation of Rs 80,000-00 in Nov 2017 AU. JAFFNA SCIENCE ASSOCIATION  Grant of Rs300,000-00 in Nov 2017  to conduct Schools Science Programme competition  among the children in the Northern Province.
    5. AV. SIVAN ARUL FOUNDATION Donation of Rs 206,000/= in Nov 2017 towards Teachers salary at Alagambai GTTMS School to prepare for the Grade 5 scholarship exam.AK. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, PARAMESWARA COLLEGE ROAD THIRUNELVELY & POWER LOOM LANE, KONDAVIL –. Grant of Rs 240,000 for the teaching of English, Maths & Science to the Under privileged Children in the neighbouring villages around Thinelveli and another sum of Rs48,000-00 for computer training programme for the underprivileged children inKondavil district –March 2017
      AL. MAHAJANA COLLEGE OLD STUDENTS ASSOCIATION: Donationof£1500-00
      towards English Teachers training by British Council in March 2017
      AM. SRI LANKA EDUCATION COMMUNITY ORGANISATION, HATTON. Donation ofRs 80,000-00 towards the Sports meet between schools in the upcountry in JUNE
      2017AN.  ARALY SARASWATHY MAHA VIDYALAYAM.  Grant of Rs221,000 in JUNE
      2017 towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize
      giving, a laptop Computer and reading books to the Library
      AO.VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE – Grant of Rs202,000-00 in Aug 2017
      towards the purchase of books to all the prize winners for the annual prize
      giving. AW.CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, PARAMESWARA COLLEGE

    ROAD THIRUNELVELY & POWER LOOM LANE, KONDAVIL –. Grant of Rs 288,000 for the teaching of Computing  to the Under privileged Children in the neighbouring  villages around Thinelveli&Kondavil district in Dec  2017
    AX.SIVAN ARUL ILLAM COMPUTER CENTRE at Olumadu, Nedunkeni.  Grant of Rs200,000  for Computer awareness programme for the Under privileged
    Children In Nedunkeny District in Jan 2018

    1. AY. Dr K ARULANANDEM Grant of Rs 281,250-00 towards research into the prevalence of Diabetes in the Eastern Province in Jan 2018
    2. AZ. SITHANKERNY GANESHA VIDYA SALAI. Donation of Rs 118,000/= in Feb 2018 towards Teachers salary to prepare for the Grade 5  scholarship exam.for 6mths

    AAA. VADDUKOODDAI HINDU COLLEGE Educational Bursary for 4 University
    Students Donation of  192,000-00 in March 2018
    AAB. UDAYARKADDU GTMS SCHOOL. Donation of Rs 250,000-00 to set up a smart Class Room in March 2018
    AAC. CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, PARAMESWARA
    COLLEGE ROAD THIRUNELVELY. –. Grant of Rs 216,000 for the teaching of
    English, Science & Maths to the Under privileged Children in the  ighbourhood.
    AAD. VICTORIA HOMEFOR INCURABLES: Donation of Rs100,000/=in  March 2017.

3. UNIVERSITY EDUCATION

(a)THE ROTARY CLUB OF MULLATIVU – Donation of Rs936,000 to award financial assistance to 26 students who have entered for Medicine, Engineering, Dental, Science& Nursing from Mullaitivu District in May 2016
(b)ASSIST RR Donation of Rs1,044,000 in Sept 2017 to award financial
assistance to 29 students who have entered for Medicine, Engineering,
Dental, Science, Maths, Accountancy, Music & Nursing from Mullaitivu
District.

(B) HEALTH PROJECTS

1. MOOLAI HOSPITALSo far donation in excess of Rs 13.0 Million has been granted for the following projects (May 2005- Sept 2016)
a.Running Cost of a Diabetic Centre (Rs 9.2 Million)
b. Renovation of Maternity Ward (Rs 2.5 Million)
c. Training of 25 Nurses (Rs 1.2 Million)
d. Training of staff members in the use of computers at Jaffna College Technical Institute e. Donation of 10 Computers f. Funding for the conference on Diabetics g. Funding for the networking of computers

2. CANCER PREVENTION PROJECT
a.CANE.U.K. ( Cancer Aid in North & East) Donation of £1000-00 to in June 2008
b. CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY HINDU CULTURAL SOCIETY Donation of £500-00 in March 2010 towards Cancer Research UK &ManithaNeyam Trust.
c. SIVABHOOMI CANCER FUND JAFFNA Contribution of£500-00
d. INSTITUT CLAUDIS REGAUD in Toulouse, France Donation of 12,500 Euros towards Research into Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention of Cancer in Oct 2010
e. CANE.U.K. ( Cancer Aid in North & East) Donation of £2978-00 to in July 2011.
3. TAMIL HEALTH ORGANISATION Donation of £2000-00 to THO for Health prevention in North & East March 2009.
4. JAFFNA JAIPUR CENTRE FOR DISABILITY REHABITION Donation of £3000-00 towards limp fitting project in July 2011
5. FRESH WATER PROJECT Donation of £600-00 has helped the villagers in Vaddukoddai to set up a fresh water project

(C) HUMANITARIAN PROJECTS

1.Donation of US$10,000-00to help the internally displaced people in VAHARI.
2. Donation of Rs 200,00 to Vattapalai Amman Humanitarian Fund in Jan 2017 for humanitarian work.
3. KALUTARA BODHI DISASTER FUND, KALUTARA, SRI LANKA . Donation Of Rs 1,000,000-00 in June 2017 to build some small houses to the  flood Victims in Sri Lanka
4. YOUTH WELFARE LEAGUE, SITHANKERNY Donation of Rs206,500-00 in Aug 2017 to extend the facilities in the Library reading room.

(D) RELIGIOUS PROJECTS

Muthumari Amman Temple, Vaddukoddai : Donation of £2500-00 towards the renovation of the Temple in July 2005

(E) JOB CREATION OPPORTUNITIES

Donation of Rs340,000-00 to Dr Y. YATHUNANTHANAN of LAVA HOSPITAL, JAFFNA to train 20 students as CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANTS with a view of getting immediate employment

(F) OTHER PROJECTS

1. PUBLICATION OF BOOKSa. KalAtiThal. Sol Varalaru – Etymology Research by Prof
G Rajendran,M.A.,Ph.D July 1985b. The growth of Bharathanatyam in London by Dr R
Niththyananthan- Dec 2003 c. Elam Ninaivukal by
NitharsanaJeganathan, B>Sc – April 2004 d. The Thirumurai (Tevaram) Contribution to Saivasm and Indian Music by Sangeetha VidvanPonniahJeyaalakiArunagirinathan B.A; M.A. – March 2004 e.
The growth of Tamil Carnatic Music in London by Dr R Niththyananthan Jan 2005 f.
KaaviachSalangaikalbuPulavr N SivanathanB.Eng Jan 2013

2. PUBLICATION OF CARNATIC CD’S
a. Guru Charanam By InnisaiMamani, Sangeetha VidvanKutalam V Nagarajan -2005
b. MathuraaAarathi by Sangeetha VidvanManipallavam K SaranganM.A,M.Phil (Mus) -2007 c. AmbihaiyeThuyilEzuvai by Sangeetha VidvanManipallavam K SaranganM.A,M.Phil (Mus) -2008 d. ArumugaTharisanam by Sangeetha VidvanManipallavam K SaranganM.A,M.Phil (Mus) -2009