No. of Students Sponsored from New Kamaraj Corporation Middle School, Chennai, as of 19 June 2014:
30 April 2014:
Hema* is a student of New Kamaraj Corporation Middle School, Chennai, and is going to Class IV in the next academic year. She and her two sisters, Kala* and Rekha*, have also been selected for sponsorship. These three girls lost their father in the last year and the sole earning member of the family is their mother who earns Rs.5000 a month working in 3 houses as a maid. They live in a very small house, which has a kitchen and a tiny bedroom and they share the toilet with few other neighbours. Hema* has also been enrolled in special coaching classes to cover all subjects with special emphasis on English comprehension to help her understand her lessons better.