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Jun 3/ 2013 - New Features in Website:

We are launching new features in Website like Facebook Integration login, Facebook Share, My Page PDF, New Expediture Bar Chart, Expenditure PDF, Live Fund Target Progress Bar, Testimonial etc.

Jun 2/ 2013 - Gramma Villa Program:

We are getting tied up with Mr. Ranjith ( 22 years experience in serving Villages ) for adopting a small village in Virudhunagar District to start with Basic Education for Students in it.

Jun 1/ 2013 - Basic Knowledge Website:

Brilliant Publication is getting tied up with us to launch a Basic General Knowledge Website in Tamil for Govt School Students soon. It is expected to reach 1 lakh students atleast.

May 31/ 2013 - Balagurukulam Orphange :

Some of our SWFians from HCL Technologies spend their team outing expense INR 25,000 in Balagurukulam Orphanage by buying them 12 Fans, Gifts for all 46 children and Lunch for them.

May 31/ 2013 - 10th Result in EI centre I :

1st Mark - S. Arthi - 463 / 500 , 2nd Mark - S. Shakila - 450 / 500, 3rd Mark - V. Vijayakumar - 427 / 500 in Educating India Centre I - Vellore.

May 31/ 2013 - 10th Result in EI centre IV :

1 st Mark - chandru - 462 / 500, 2 nd Mark - vikram - 436 / 500 in Educating India Centre IV - Cheyyar.

May 31/ 2013 - 10th Result in EI centre V :

1st Mark - M. Deepika - 425 / 500 , 2nd Mark - S. Pritha - 418/ 500 , 3rd Mark - G. Vijayaganda - 416 / 500 in Educating India Centre V - Menasi.

May 30/ 2013 - Tree Sampling :

Educating India Centre I - Vellore Students took a challenge to plant 129 Tree Sampling on May 30th 2013 and pledged to take good care of it. Mr. L . Jai Sankar Head Master Govt Hr Sec School Mathanoor as Chief Guest.

May 29/ 2013 - Cultural Program in Isha Yoga :

Educating India Centre I - Vellore Students performed Cultural Program at the end of the Isha Yoga Program on May 29 2013.

May 24/ 2013 - SWFian in Career Fair :

Our Full Time Employee Satheesh attended Education Plus's Career Fair 2013 on 24 and 25 May to collect details for our students.

May 22/ 2013 - Isha Yoga for EICentre Students :

Educating India Centre I - Vellore 22 Students participated Isha Yoga 8 days Program for Children from May 22 2013 to May 29 2013. We thank all our members for making this possible.

May 19/ 2013 - Rising Leaders Program :

SWFians Ramesh VJ and Vikram Naval had a productive meeting to kick start Rising Leaders Program with CCL Kit from Jul 1 2013.

May 18/ 2013 - Visit to EI Centre V :

Employee Satheesh visited Educating Inida Centre V - Menasi for monitoring and conducted the lumosity brain games and ipad 4 usage program for the students.

May 15/ 2013 - Case Study on Future School :

Employee Satheesh MBA 17th Rank Holder in Anna University done a case study on Future School, Auroville, Pondicherry for our Educating India Centre Enhancement.

May 09/ 2013 - 12th Result in EI centre V :

1st Mark - K.Gokul - 1054/1200 , 2nd Mark - T.Sethupathi - 1028/1200 in Educating India Centre V - Menasi.

May 09/ 2013 - 12th Result in EI centre I :

1st Mark - R. Pugazhandi - 894 /1200 , 2nd Mark - R. Surendiran - 870 /1200 in Educating India Centre I - Vellore.

May 09/ 2013 - 12th Result in EI centre IV :

1st Mark - R. Kokila -1086/1200 , 2nd Mark - G. Kovarthan - 1076/1200 in Educating India Centre IV -Cheyyar.

May 06/ 2013 - scholarship for Karthik :

Karthik part time flower seller pursuing Hotel Management in SRM Group received Rs,4700 as scholarship,to pay his due in college fees.

May 05/ 2013 - Seminar on IAS :

SWFian K.Murali's seminar on IAS preparation to Educating India Centre I - Vellore Students.

May 03/ 2013 - India's Night of Inspiration :

SWFian Ramesh V J attended India's Night of Inspiration which had His Excellency Governor of Tamil Nadu, Mrs. Latha Rajinikanth and Mr. Arindam Chowdhury.

Apr 26 / 2013 - SWFian Presentation in VIT, Chennai Campus :

SWFian Ramesh V J Presented Real Time Xperience in Semiconductor, Learn from Nature and SWF Trust to VIT Chennai Campus Students.

Apr 14 / 2013 - Krishnan's Photos :

Krishna Artist visited our Educating India Centre I -Vellore and took beautiful Photos of our Centre and submitted it to a photo competition.

Apr 13 / 2013 - Alumni Meet at EI Centre I :

Students who studied with us in Educating India Centre I - Vellore participated in our Alumni Meet and shared their progress so far.

Apr 05 / 2013 - VIT Pro- Vice Chancellor Tie-up with Our Ngo :

SWFian with VIT Pro -Vice Chancellor Prof. S. Narayanan on 15th Mar 2013. VIT Alumni Association said they can tie up with our NGO to do social service.

Apr 04 / 2013 - Landmark Education :

One of our member from Bangalore sponsored Rs.11,300 for Landmark Education Forum to our Employee Satheesh. Satheesh successfully completed the course.

Apr 03 / 2013 - French Interns in EICentre I :

Audrey and Marion from France is with our NGO from 1st Apr 2013. They spend a day with Educating India Centre Vellore Students. On behalf of our Trust, We thank them for their efforts spend with our students.

Mar 31 / 2013 - ipad in Educating India Centre I :

One of our member sponsored new ipad4 with fully loaded apps to inspire Students. This ipad 4 will be used in all EICentres and adopted schools.

Mar 30 / 2013 - French Interns visit :

French Students Angelina and Helen Visited chennai and spread our service to their friends.

Mar 22 / 2013 - Facebook Likes 1000+ :

On behalf of Trust, We Thank all for making the Facebook Like Count more than 1000.

Mar 21 / 2013 - Donating $1300 for our E.I Centre :

We thank Aravind's Friends in USA for donating $1300 for our Educating India Centre Development.

Mar 20 / 2013 - Request for Sponsoring :

A PhD student Neelamohan from poor financial background struggling to pay his fees Rs.87,000, without it University of Madras doesn't allow him to submit his Thesis on Thyroid. He is asking us at least interest free loan. If u r interested pls let us know.

Mar 18 / 2013 - Rising Funds for Isha Yoga Program :

9 SWFians turn up for Mindful Lunch for Mindless Yoga to raise funds for Isha Yoga Program for 100 Students. 20 more SWFians said they can't make it, but can transfer 1000 each. Thanks Friends.

Mar 15 / 2013 - VIT Presentation :

SWFian Ramesh presentation on Real Time Xperience in Semi Conductor, Science Vs Spiritual and SWF Trust to VIT Students.

Mar 10 / 2013 - Sponsor for Karthik :

We thank Mr. Kannan from Vizhuthukal Trust for sponsoring Rs. 20,000 ( Fees and Books ) to Karthik scored 1170/1200 who is pursuing MBBS in Stanley Medical college from a deserving background.

Mar 09 / 2013 - Thank u for Selfless Service :

Karthik was a student for 2 years in our Educating India Centre Vellore and turned as staff for the last 2 years and coached so many /students in our centres without getting paid so far. We Thank Karthik for his selfless service and leading as an example.

Mar 08 / 2013 - SWF Rising Leader :

Our SWF Rising Leader Program's Rithik Sanron, has found his dream of acting come true! Lets wish him all the best for his upcoming film!.

Mar 06 / 2013 - Paper in Nuclear Physics :

EI Centre Student Arulraj paper on "Nuclear Physics" impressed IISc and IAS and they invited Arulraj as Intern with salary In Delhi.

Mar 05 / 2013 - Attended TEDx Cognizant :

our member Priyadarshini from Cognizant attended TEDx Cognizant Chennai and got some key contacts.

Mar 02 / 2013 - Taking care of all EI Centre :

Our Full Time Employee MBA Graduate Satheesh will be taking care of all 3 EI Centres.

Mar 01 / 2013 - Promote Our Facebook Page :

our member Anand from Kellog University, Chicago comes forward to promote our facebook page by both organic and paid ads.

Mar 01 / 2013 - Upgrade Our Website :

our member's Byte Mindz, chennai comes forward to upgrade our website to integrate facebook plugins, dynamic charts, online PDF receipt, Fundraising progress page etc., for a nominal fee.

Feb 27 / 2013 - Sponsored for Satheesh :

One of our member from Chennai sponsored Rs. 5500 for full time Employee Satheesh's Advanced Communication training in SMART training academy for 3 months.

Feb 26 / 2013 - Deserving Painter :

Our member Imran paid Rs.15000 to get his marriage photo in a 24 x 18 inches painting. 100% of it goes to deserving painter and to educate deserving students.

Feb 24 / 2013 - Sponsored for Higher Education :

One of our member from our Trust ready to sponsor the whole expense for Higher Education for the first mark in EICentres and if they got a Govt. Seat.

Feb 22 / 2013 - Sponsored for EI Centre Menasi :

One of our member from Informatica - Bangalore comes forward to sponsor 50% Expense Rs.4500 of EICentre Menasi for next 3 Months.

Feb 17 / 2013 - TEDx Hindustan University :

SWFian Ramesh V J attended TEDx University Program and got key contacts to proceed further.

Feb 16 / 2013 - Sponsored for E.I Centre Vellore :

one of our member from Canada comes forward to sponsor 50% expense Rs.12500 for apr, may and jun month for EICentre Vellore 150 students.

Feb 14 / 2013 - Sponsor for EICentre :

We thank Parthi from Benz, Ganesh from CTS, Rajasekar from HP, Srini from HP and Kumaresan from HP for collectively sponsored $517 for this month's EICentre Vellore 150 students expense.

Feb 13 / 2013 - Attended the Isha Yoga Inner Engineering Program :

Our Fulltime Employee Satheesh is going to attend Isha Yoga's Inner Engineering today in Chennai to know his true strength in order to be at his peak performance.

Feb 10 / 2013 - Sponsor for Full Time Employee :

One of our member, a VIT Alumini from California, US came to know the status of not enough cash reserve to give salary for the Full Time Employee, Satheesh, He gave Rs.40,000 to our Trust today for the next 4 months Salary.

Feb 10 / 2013 - Sponsored Lenovo Laptop :

Some of our members sponsored for brand new Lenovo Laptap cost 27,500 for our full time Employee Satheesh.

Feb 06 / 2013 - Full Time Employee :

Satheesh Kumar S who done MBA in Marketing and Finance is employed full time to take care all the activities of our Trust.

Feb 01 / 2013 - Like our Page :

Please like our www.facebook/SWFian page as we are going to apply for foundations, in which more followers is one of the criteria.

Jan 29 / 2013 - Full time Employee :

We have identified a full time employee who have done BSc Computer Science and MBA in Marketing and Finance. He will start working from Feb 6th

Jan 28 / 2013 - Scholarship for Dist First :

We gave scholarship for A. Mounika scored 555/600 in 10th Puthur Dist first and 410/440 in 11th, We thank Vivek( Rs.10000) and Dinesh( Rs.2000 ) for coming forward to pay her 12th fees. We transferred Rs.13000 to her SBI account.

Jan 26 / 2013 - Yoga Program :

Isha Yoga showed interest to teach Yoga and assured not to teach any religious ideas for our EICentre students with a nominal fee of Rs.350 per student as we are non-profit, we are searching for sponsors and place for it.

Jan 20 / 2013 - Computer for EICentre Menasi :

We bought a computer worth Rs. 10,000 for EICentre Menasi Students. We requested for internet connection, hope it will be up in a week's time.

Jan 15 / 2013 - To Improve Brain Capacity :

We subscribed www.lumosity.com for 1 year cost Rs. 3000 to improve the EICentre Students Brain Capacity by their 36+ Brain interactive games.

Jan 12 / 2013 - ipad for EICentre :

One of our member showed interest to share his new ipad 4 with lots of paid and free apps for Education for the EICentre students. We are planning to evaluate the students interest and growth by first implementing it in EICentre Vellore.

Jan 10 / 2013 - 7th Anniversary :

We placed our new Educating India Centre Name Board in our Vellore EICentre and celebrated our 7th Anniversary.

Jan 01 / 2013 - New Year celebration :

Our students celebrated New Year in EICentre with so many programs.

Dec 21 / 2012 - Scholarship for Medical Student :

A deserving student A. Karthik scored 1170/1200 from a financially poor background pursuing second year in Govt Stanley Medical College, Chennai. Our tied up trust vizhuthukal showed interest to bear the Fees and Books expense. If u want to contribute for his other expense, please email us.

Nov 01 / 2012 - Inverter for EICentre Menasi:

We bought an inverter worth Rs.15,000 for our Menasi EI Centre as we got power shutdown.

Oct 26 / 2012 - Fan Donated :

Interested family from chennai donated Fan for our EICentre Vellore.

Oct 06 / 2012 - Inverter for EICentre Vellore:

We bought an inverter worth Rs.32,000 for our Vellore EICentre as we got the whole coaching time in power shutdown.

Oct 01 / 2012 - EICentre Villupuram :

We closed our Villupuram centre due to not getting enough support from students and parents, We will resume it soon in a different place.

Sep 07 / 2012 - Total Expense INR 30,60,000 :

Our Total Expense crosses approx INR 30.6 lakh of which approx 24.6 lakh is used fully for serving and remaining approx 6 lakh is used for the running cost which is not taken from trust account.

Sep 7 / 2012 - EICentre IV changes :

EICentre IV Cheyyar centre students strength increased to 85 with 3 staffs and 1 volunteer.

Sep 2 / 2012 - Educational Trip :

150 students from EICentre I Vellore came to chennai for visiting India-Germany Exhibition at Nandanam, Vivekananda Ilam, Snow World and 4D Movie. Total expense Rs. 70,690 ( 2 Buses - 22,000, 1 van - 5300, Toll Gate - 840, Driver Bata - 2000, Parking - 1150, First Aid - 1000, Misc - 150, Vivekananda Illam - 500, Snow World (after 5000 discount) - 22650, 4D theatre (after 5000 discount) - 15100 ).

Aug 15 / 2012 - Brand New Computer :

Rotary Club Vellore Mr. Malan donated brand new IBM computer for our EICentre I Vellore.

Aug 15 / 2012 - 6th Anniversary of EICentres :

2 EICentres Vellore and Villupuram celebrated 6 years of coaching deserving students. Don Bosco Vellore Head Master Mr. Santhosam and Rotary Club Vellore Head Mr. Malan were the chief guest.

Aug 15 / 2012 - Books from US :

Complete Collection of Amar Chitra Katha and Kalvin and Hobbes Books cost Rs.16,273 added to EICentre I's Nalanda library.

Aug 15 / 2012 - Savithri Memorial Award :

Savithri Memorial Award of Rs.5000 to first mark in 10th student Subasri of EICentre Cheyyar.

Aug 15 / 2012 - Flag Hosting by Mr. Sekar :

National Flag Hosting by Mr. Sekar Viswanathan, Vice President of VIT at Educating India Centre Vellore.

Jun 4 / 2012 - results for 10th :

First mark 466/500 by Subhasri. Second mark 427/500 by Renuka. Third mark 406/500 of EICentre IV. Fourth mark 400/500 by Pradeep of EICentre I.

Jun 2 / 2012 - results for +2 :

First Mark 1067/1200 in EICentre V - Menasi ( School First ), Second Mark 1036/1200 in EICentre IV - Cheyyar ( School First ), Third Mark 984/1200 in EICentre I - Vellore.

May 05 / 2012 - Total Expense INR 28,00,000 :

Our Total Expense crosses approx INR 28 lakh of which approx 22.2 lakh is used fully for serving and remaining approx 5.8 lakh is used for the running cost which is not taken from trust account.

May 02 / 2012 - Students turning Teachers :

Some of the bright 12th students from EICentre Vellore are turning into teachers by taking classes for students bellow 7th standard.

May 01 / 2012 - Vocational Classes :

EICentre Students are getting Vocational classes during this month.

Apr 14 / 2012 - Annual Day :

EICentre Villupuram students celebrated annual day.

Mar 01 / 2012 - BSNL Internet :

We got BSNL unlimited internet for EICentre I Vellore Students.

Feb 01 / 2012 - Spl Classes for 10th and 12th :

All the EICentre Staff works hard by putting special classes for 10th and 12th Students.

Jan 15 / 2012 - SASEL Animation Videos :

Bought two sets of Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology full 12th Syllabus animation videos from SASEL for Vellore and Cheyyar EICentre Students. Cost 12,000.

Jan 12 / 2012 - Youth Day :

EICentre Vellore Students cleaned nearby area and was on a rally with messages from Vivekananda.

Jan 08 / 2012 - Interns visiting EICentre I :

The 4 interns from ITM spend much time with Vellore EICentre I Students by sharing their experience.

Jan 02 / 2012 - MBA interns from ITM Business School :

We got four interns Kuriyan, Meena, Nagalatha and Arun worked for a month's time to teach Olcott School students.

Dec 31 / 2011 - New Year Celebration :

New Year celebration in all the EICentres by conducting games and competition.

Nov 01 / 2011 - Robo under Rs.100 :

For the Science competition conducted in EICentre Vellore, 1st prize went to a student who designed a small robot with expense just under Rs.100.

Oct 5 / 2011 - Project Work for +1 and +2 :

Project work of creating soap, shampoo, ice cream, extracting gold etc., and presenting papers on various topic has been conduced for EICentre I students.

Sep 18 / 2011 - Educational Trip for EICentre Students :

Educational Trip to Vandalor Zoo and Beach was arranged for 147 EICentre I - Vellore students. Of the total expense Rs. 24,500 /- Verizon VDSI- ISOP 2011 batch sponsored Rs.18,000 /-. Verizon volunteers too joined us for the trip.

Sep 1 / 2011 - 8 Staffs for EICentre I :

As our current strength is 150 students, to manage them effectively our paid staff count is increased to 8 and the total expense raised to 24,000 per month for EICentre I alone.

Aug 22 / 2011 - Nigerian and Lithuanian Meet :

Nigerian and Lithuanian meet our Rising Leader Faculty Lavanya and Archana in order to use the Centre for Creative Learning kit and our Rising Leader Model in their country. The discussion went well, hoping to expect results in their soil.

Aug 15 / 2011 - New EICentre at Menasi :

5th EICentre at Menasi, Tharmapuri Dist was started with 35 students 3 paid staffs S. Rasavediappan MSC BEd , S. Suresh BA D.TED and M. Suresh BA D.TED. 4 hours each day and a total expense of 5000 per month. more info on EICentre V page.

Aug 15 / 2011 - 5th Anniversary of 2 EICentres :

For EICentre I - Vellore and EICentre II - Villupuram, We celebrated 5th Anniversary. For EICentre I Mr. Alnso Edward Christy Retd. AHM. don bosco, Mr, A. Irudharaj Past People Association , Mrs. Vidhya Jain School Principal Gandinagar, N. Kirupanandan Ret. Headmaster joined us as chief guest.

Jul 31 / 2011 - Total Expense INR 23,00,000 :

Our Total Expense crosses approx INR 23 lakh of which approx 18.3 lakh is used fully for serving and remaining approx 4.7 lakh is used for the running cost which is not taken from trust account.

Jul 28 / 2011 - Rotaract Meet :

Had a meeting with 7 Rotaract members in our Chennai Office for our tie up with them. Expecting a good relation together.

Jul 27 / 2011 - On Radio City :

Our french interns had a small chat on Radio City FM Program and mentioned our Trust name in it.

Jul 14 / 2011 - French Interns EICentre IV :

French Interns visited EICentre IV and shared their experience. One of SWFian donated Rs.5000 for EICentre IV for first 3 10th students.

Jul 10 / 2011 - Excel Team :

As part of Rising Leader program Excel Team has collected various science videos for students.

Jul 01 / 2011 - Walk the Talk Team :

As part of Rising Leader program Walk the Talk team framed syllabus for English with help from English Staffs.

Jun 27 / 2011 - Rs. 10000 for EICentre I :

One of SWFian donated Rs.5000 to 1st 10th student and SWF gave Rs.5000 to 5 staffs.

Jun 26 / 2011 - EICentre I Visit :

5 French Interns visited EICentre I and took classes. Conducted games & competition.

Jun 19 / 2011 - 6 French Interns :

6 French Interns came from France to support our Trust in EICentre Program and Rising Leader Program. They will be with us for 40 full days.

Jun 04 / 2011 - Jefferson Award from USA :

Our SWFian Anand received Prestigious Jefferson Award from USA for his outstanding contribution in community service in our Trust.

Jun 06 / 2011 - 150 students in EICentre I :

Our EICentre I students alone crosses 157 with 6 paid staffs.

Jun 01 / 2011 - Educomp :

As part of Rising Leader program Educomp has taught computer education for 1 month for Tamil Medium, Church Park School.

May 28 / 2011 - 10th result for EICentres :

EICentre IV Cheyyar School First mark 489 , second mark 477 , third 457 out of 500. EICentre I First mark 430, second mark 416, third mark 402 out of 500.

May 01 / 2011 - Spl classes for 10th :

Special classes for EICentre I 10th students was started and everyday 7 hrs was spend for them. 12th standard was introduced.

Apr 25 / 2011 - Funspiration :

As Part of Rising Leader Program Funspiration Event for 6 days has been conducted at Tamil Medium, Church Park School.

Mar 06 / 2011 - Rising Leader :

3rd training class for the 12 interns happened. 3 Projects have been finalized.

Mar 05 / 2011 - 2nd Batch :

2nd Batch of 15 intern students are expected to start by next week.

Feb 20 / 2011 - 2nd Class :

Rising Leader 2nd Class was happened with 12 interns.

Feb 13 / 2011 - 1st Class :

Rising Leader 1st Class was happened with 12 interns.

Jan 31 / 2011 - 10th Coaching :

Special Coaching was started to 10th students for their academic exams.

Jan 26 / 2011 - Republic Day :

As part of Republic Day, We celebrated with competition in our EICentres.

Jan 10 / 2011 - 5th Anniversary :

SWF Trust is celebrating 5th Anniversary from the date of registration. Our total expense touching Rs.20 lakhs and monthly expense touching Rs.40000 from September 2010.

Jan 09 / 2011 - Scholarship :

Gave scholarship worth 2500 for the EICentre Villupuram top scorer student.

Jan 08 / 2011 - MSW interns Meet :

Our first batch of interns for Rising Leader Program started with Madras School of Social Work interns.

Jan 01 / 2011 - New Year Celebration :

Conducted various competition as part of New Year Celebration in our EICentres.

Dec 31st - EICentre Students :

All the 180 students in our 3 EICentres getting coached better and better.

Dec 22nd - Landmark Education :

Core Members of SWF completed 3 levels of Landmark Education Leadership Program.

Dec 22 / 2010 - MSW Interns :

As part of Rising Leader Program went to Madras School of Social Work and presented our intern program.

Dec 20 / 2010 - Green Peace Member :

Finny who worked for Green Peace Chennai joined in our Trust.

Nov 30 / 2010 - Scholarship :

Gave scholarship worth Rs.7,700 for two deserving students.

Nov 26 / 2010 - Met IAS :

Met IAS Officer and get inputs / suggestions from her for our current programs.

Nov 24 / 2010 - CCL Team Visit :

Centre for Creative Learning Team from USA visits our office and gave us valuable suggestions.

Nov 19 - 22 / 2010 - CCL Training :

SWF Rising Leader Program core members attended "Train the Trainer" Program at Hyderabad worth $1000.

Oct 06 / 2010 - New Member :

Lavanya done her MBA and pursing MS in Psychology joins us as HR for Rising Leader Program.

Oct 05 / 2010 - Total Expense INR 18,00,000 :

Our Total Expense crosses approx INR 18 lakh of which approx 14 lakh is used fully for serving and remaining 4 lakh is used for the running cost which is not taken from trust account.

Oct 04 / 2010 - INR 50,000 :

Our tied up Software Company agreed to give INR 32,000 for the 4th consecutive year. From our Trust we are giving INR 18,000 total INR 50,000 for 20 Avvai Home Students.

Oct 03 / 2010 - Parents Meet at EICentre :

70 Parents came to attend this year Parents Meet at EICentre Vellore. Shared our Students growth with them.

Oct 02 / 2010 - Stuffs from USA :

Microscope, 3D Books, Life DVDs etc., from USA arrived here in Chennai for EICentre Students.

Oct 01 / 2010 - Video Conference :

By Oct 9, Video Conference for EICentre Vellore 120 Students will be arranged, Using that members of our trust from different parts of the world can directly take class to the students.

Sep 28 / 2010 - Bought CCL Kit worth $500 :

Partnering with Centre for Creative Leadership, USA one of worlds top 10 leadership training programs, bought the CCL Kit worth $500 for the Rising Leaders training ( interns taken from colleges will undergo this training ) in December.

Sep 22 / 2010 - Lucie return to France :

Lucie from France as an intern worked with us full time from July 1st 2010 to Sep 21st 2010. On behalf of all members much appreciate her efforts.

Sep 21 / 2010 - Rising Leaders for Ethiraj College :

For recruiting Rising Leaders interns, presented our project to Ethiraj students. Following it more colleges like MOP, loyola, Madras School of Social Work etc., will be approach soon.

Sep 18 / 2010 - Food King Mr. Sarath in Advisory Board :

Food King Mr. Sarath Babu accepted our invitation to join in Advisory Board of our Trust.

Sep 12 / 2010 - Green Peace Member :

Mr. Vikram who worked for Green Peace Chennai for an year joined our Trust in order to take the Rising Leader Program to the next step.

Sep 04 / 2010 - tie ups with Trust in VIT :

We tied up with Friends Trust and Zav Foundation whose key members are VIT students. They came and spend time with our EICentre Vellore.

Sep 04 / 2010 - Social Entrepreneur Lecture in VIT :

Addressed 140 VIT students from different background on Social Entrepreneurship. 30 VIT Students enrolled for our Trust to work with us as interns.

Sep 03 / 2010 - Caltesting $1000 :

Caltesting ( Software Company ), Kansas, USA donated $1000 for our Trust. On behalf of all members of our Trust much appreciate it.

Sep 03 / 2010 - More Foreign Interns :

Jane, Russian AIESEC intern joined us and helped us in fund raising and marketing strategy, Mina, the Chinese AIESEC intern joins us to help.

Sep 02 / 2010 - Met Chancellor of VIT :

Presented our progress to Mr. G.Viswanathan, Chancellor of Vellore Institute of Technology. We invited him for our Advisory Board.

Sep 02 / 2010 - TBI of VIT Students :

Some of Technology Business Incubator students of VIT came and visited our EICentre Vellore and agreed to help the students regularly.

Aug 30 / 2010 - Amar Chitra Katha :

Bought all 16 Tamil Edition of Amar Chitra Katha along with some other tamil books for EICentre Students.

Aug 25 / 2010 - Dr. Reddy's Foundation :

Discussed with Mr. Hemanathan V ( Dr. Reddy's Foundation - South India Div ) about Fund Rising and Youth Empowerment.

Aug 20 / 2010 - EICentre Student award by Collector :

Arul Raj who scored 458 / 500 in our EICentre Vlr has been awarded by Vellore District Collector.

Aug 18 / 2010 - Eureka Schools :

Eureka Schools as part of AID India initiative, Lucie an intern from France spend a week to do case study on it and shared with us for our EICentres.

Aug 15 / 2010 - Official Office Opening :

Our Office at Ashok Pillar, Chennai has been officially opened by Food King Mr. Sarath Babu followed by his Chief Guest Speech to EICentre Students.

Aug 10 / 2010 - 80 G Approved for Lifetime :

We got 80 G approval from Central Government of India for Lifetime. Will let u know soon how to get Tax Exemptions for ur contribution starting for this financial year.

Aug 09 / 2010 - to approach MNCs :

We are working to get atleast 20 MNCs ( Chennai and Bangalore ) to approach for funds and man power as part of their CSR with Lucie by end of September.

Aug 08 / 2010 - Rising Leader Program :

As part of this program We are working to get tie up with AIESEC and many organization to get leaders out of interns.

Aug 07 / 2010 - New Centre in Bangalore :

Working to start a New EICentre in Bangalore within 6 months time. Will let u know more on it soon.

Aug 05 / 2010 - SVCE interns :

Met Principal, Alumni Head and staffs of Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering for taking interns. Representative from all the classes of 2nd and 3rd year students were present and gave us a huge welcome. Expected to get so many volunteers and interns from SVCE by Aug 15th.

Aug 03 / 2010 - VIT Meet :

Went to Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore and met Alumni Head and Chairman Secretary to spread about us in order to get more volunteers and interns.

Aug 01 / 2010 - New Office in Chennai :

We got a new office near to Ashok Pillar, Chennai ( opp to Anjappar res, Indira colony ) . This place will serve for training interns / volunteers / staffs / students etc., besides meeting spot. We are working for the feasibility of setting up the EICentre Chennai here.

Jul 31 / 2010 - SVCE Alum Meet :

In the 25th Anniversary meeting of Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering; core members of SWFians who are SVCEians discussed about our plan of taking interns from SVCE.

Jul 31 / 2010 - Case Study in EICentre I :

Lucie Management Student from France staying in Vellore to do Case Study on EICentre I. She stayed till Aug 4th 2010. She will present a case study on current process and how to improve it. She is also working on to frame Life Science Syllabus for all of our EICentre.

Jul 30 / 2010 - Social Catalyst :

We met Social Catalyst Org and got some valuable tips. Lucie is expected to work for a week in AID India thru' Social Catalyst to understand how NGOs are functioning in a bigger scale. With that experience, We will expand our Trust.

Jul 29 / 2010 - New Space for EICentre I :

As the students strength crosses 118 ( 6th to 11th ), We got a New House just behind the old house in Virudampet, Vellore. 5th Paid staff Prabhakaran has been added to that centre. For 9th and 10th the class hours are revised to 6 pm to 9:30 pm.

Jul 25 / 2010 - More tie ups :

Getting so many interested people from Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Cochin. Working on to get permanent funds and Man Power.

Jul 23 / 2010 - Avvai Home Scholarship :

We are working to get scholarship worth 50,000 from a Bangalore Based Software Company for Avvai Home School Students as part of our tie up.

Jul 21 / 2010 - FCRI :

We are working hard to get FCRI clearance in order to accept foreign currency from Asha Chapter, US and for future partnership. Its expected to take 2 months time.

Jul 19 / 2010 - Bangalore Get together :

Some of the members of SWFians in Bangalore met and discussed about our current actions.

Jul 13 / 2010 - Case Study in EICentre IV :

Lucie Management Student visited Korkai Village, 15 kms from Cheyyar to do Case Study on our EICentre IV 50 students. Besides that She spend time with school staffs and all the 1000 students to learn more about the situation.

Jul 12 / 2010 - Olcott School Visit :

Lucie from france done a small case study in Olcott School, Besant Nagar for its progress in order to replicate it in our EICentres.

Jul 10 / 2010 - an intern from Japan :

an intern from Japan Hiroaki Kuroda Risk and Account Management student showed interest to work for our Trust. At present we are holding on him, Will invite him once we set up the Chennai office.

Jul 08 / 2010 - an intern from France :

Lucie Danober Management Student from France got impressed with our Trust thru' AIESEC. She will be coming to Chennai on Jul 10th 2010 to work for our Trust. She is expected to work 3 months full time in forming Practical Life Science syllabus, Case Study, Improving our Trust Structure etc.,

Jul 07 / 2010 - met our Advocate :

We met our Advocate to assist in registering the codicil as per Income Tax requirements. We will get 80 G and FCRI only after this step. He asked us to give him 3 days of time to check the proceedings.

Jul 06 / 2010 - Scholarship List :

We are working hard to finalize the scholarship list with the details we got so far. We will let you know to whom we will give.

Jul 05 / 2010 - an intern from China :

Di Qui Financial Student from China showed real interest to work in our Trust. His documents are under processing in China thru' AIESEC. Once it get approved he will be here to work framing Financial Structure and Fund Raising.

Jul 04 / 2010 - SVCE intern :

Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering Alumni who are there in SWF got special permission in their college to get interested students as intern. SVCE is expected to give us a date most probably 13th Jul or 14th Jul. We will let you know once we are on the field.

Jul 03 / 2010 - EICentre I with 98 students :

EICentre I Vellore strength touched 98 students with 11th std.

Jul 02 / 2010 - EICentre II with 40 students :

EICentre II Villupuram strength touched 40 students.

Jul 01 / 2010 - EICentre IV with 50 students :

EICentre IV Korkai Village near Cheyyar kick starts for this year with new set of 50 students selected ( based upon their family background and interest towards Education ) from 6th to 9th. We will train these students in a way that they will transform their whole class every week. This month expense will be from our Trust. We are hoping that Asha Chapter Kansas,US will take the expense in a month or two.

Jun 30 / 2010 - New EICentre III :

Due to various reasons we closed our EICentre III Chennai in Kannagi Nagar, Which run for 2 years. We are unable to give scholarship for this year centre topper also. We are working hard to get a NEW place, students, staffs, syllabus, facilities in and around Ashok Pillar, Chennai. We will let you know more on the way.

Jun 28 / 2010 - IIM B Alumini Meet :

We met IIM B Alumini who is very much interest in Implementing Practical Education Model in Govt. School. He proposed us 4 Models to make the impact throughout India in a bigger scale.

Jun 25 / 2010 - a small get-together in Bangalore :

All our SWFians in Bangalore had a small get-together to discuss our current happenings and decide through our discussion.

Jun 22 / 2010 - Paid 4000 :

We paid Rs.4000 for two students Kathiraven and Vivek 2000 each.

Jun 21 / 2010 - Paid 3000 :

We paid Rs.3000 to Nandhini just completed 8th std with 86 percent and her family income is less than 42000.

Jun 20 / 2010 - Educational Trip for EICentre :

The Trip went really good with 84 students + 5 staffs + 6 SWFians. We covered Egmore Govt. Museum in 3 hrs and Mahabalipuram in 2 hrs. Total expense comes around Rs.13,000. pls see the video gallery of it.

Jun 19 / 2010 - Paid 10,000 :

We paid Rs.10,000 for BCA 1st year fees of Nithya Kalyani who scored 95 percent in 10th and 88 percent in 12th. Her family income is less than 36,000.

Jun 17 / 2010 - Paid 15,000 :

We paid Rs. 15,000 for BSc Final Year fees of Sumathi as she got 95% and above in 12th and in all the semester. She lost her father and her mother is house maid. Vizhuthugal Trust agrees to support this whole fees as part of our tie up.

Jun 20 / 2010 - Educational Trip for EICentre :

We are working hard to arrange a Educational Trip for EICentre Students covering Mahabalipuram and Egmore Museum. Let you know the details asap.

Jun 16 / 2010 - Prize Distribution for EICentre II :

We will be distributing Prize for the topper who scored 433 / 500 studied in our centre.

Jun 14 / 2010 - Prize Distribution for EICentre III :

We will be distributing Prize for the topper who scored 415 / 500 studied in our centre.

Jun 12 / 2010 - Prize Distribution for EICentre I :

We will be distributing Prize for the topper who scored 458 / 500 studied in our centre. A Voluntary SWFian gave Rs.25000 for the 3 toppers. Another Voluntary SWFian gave Rs.8000 for Staffs.

Jun 09 / 2010 - Prize Distribution for EICentre IV :

We will be distributing Prize for first 3 toppers in both 10th ( who are all studied in our centre, 1st mark is 457 / 500 ) and 12th students studied in Korkai Govt. School, Cheyyar.

Jun 08 / 2010 - Asha, USA Update :

We will be providing the requested details Asha Kansas Chapter, USA asked for in order to get support for one EICentre.

Jun 08 / 2010 - Rising Leader Program :

As part of this program, We are about to get students from SVCE, VIT,IITs and students thru' AISEC for the first batch to work with us for our Trust.

Jun 07 / 2010 - AIESEC tie up :

We had a meeting with AIESEC ( world's largest student-run organization ) member to get Management Interns work for our Trust.

Jun 07 / 2010 - Charity Dinner Ordered :

Charity Dinner,USA ordered our deserving things worth ~$1000 for our EICentre Students, awaiting for their arrival.

Jun 05 / 2010 - Tie up with Agam and Nanmai :

We tie up with Agam and Nanmai Trust to get deserving students and to share Man Power towards a common Goal.

Jun 05 / 2010 - SWFian Chennai Get-together :

Had a small get together at Vadapalani, Chennai and discussed our current happenings actions.

Jun 01 / 2010 - Scholarship 2010 :

We tie up with Vizhuthugal Trust to get deserving students list and gave them scholarship worth ~1 lakh. As part of this initiative, We are collecting details of deserving students from all corner.

Jun 01 / 2010 - Starting 11th std :

We are going to start coaching 11th std students in our EICentres.

May 26 / 2010 - SWFian from US visit :

SWFian from Texas, US visited our EICentre Vellore and left good comments and suggestions besides his continuous support.

May 26 / 2010 - 10th Result :

All our students studied 10th in all the 4 EICentres got promoted and 1st mark in EICentre I is 458/500, in EICentre II is 433/500 , in EICentre III is 415/500, in EICentre IV is 457/500.

May 16 / 2010 : Scholarship for 3 students :

Gave 15,000 as Scholarship for 3 students 5000 each, Will furnish the details with photos soon.

May 02 / 2010 - Version 4.0 - New Website :

Launched our New Website containing all the required information with no added ingredients. Simple Design, Better Navigation, Fast loading Non-Flash pages, Dynamic Expenditure Chart, Spam Control etc., Loaded with latest photos and videos. Best Viewed in Chrome, Mozilla, IE8. ( In IE6 and IE7 u may face some trivial alignment issues ). For mobiles Best Viewed in Browser Opera Mini.

May 02 / 2010 - 14,00,000 :

Our total Expense crossed 14 lakhs of which 11 lakhs were 100% served from Trust Account and 3 lakhs for other cost like website hosting and designing, flickr, auditing, advertisement, advance, bands, skype,travel, Payment Gateway setup, General Functions, letter pad, receipts etc., are not taken from Trust Account.

May 01 / 2010 - Scholarship for 2nd Year BE :

Gave scholarship worth Rs.7000 to Hemakamala P 2nd Year BE CSc. Will post her certificates soon.

Apr 29 / 2010 - Charity Dinner USA showed interest :

Charity Dinner Kansas USA agreed to buy deserving things for our EICentres worth $1000.

Mar 24 / 2010 - For 80 G :

Met Commissioner of Income Tax for 80 G ( Tax Exemptions ). He asked us to correct an object class in Registered Deed to proceed further. We are working on it.

Mar 12 / 2010 - Asha Chapter Showed Interest:

Asha Chapter Kansas - USA sent us a official letter showing their interest in joint venture for the EICentre-Cheyyar. However we can get funds from them only if we clear FCRA ( Foreign Contribution Regulation Act ). We are working on it.

Mar 04 / 2010 - 13,00,000 :

Our total Expense crossed 13 lakhs of which 10.5 lakhs were 100% served from Trust Account and 2.5 lakhs for other cost not taken from Trust Account.

Mar 01 / 2010 - Special class for 10th :

In all the 4 EICentres special classes are taken for 10th Students for their public exam starts on 23rd March.

Jan 30 / 2010 - Scholarship for Engineering :

Gave 10,000 for Janaki. V 3rd Year ECE at Arunai Engineering College.

Jan 22 / 2010 - Filed the Income Tax :

We filed the Income Tax so far with our Auditor in Aayakar Bhavan - Chennai.

Jan 10 / 2010 - 4th EICentre - Cheyyar :

4th EICentre - Korkai village 15 kms from Cheyyar started running with 50 10th students.

Jan 10 / 2010 - 4th Anniversary of SWF Trust :

We silently celebrated our 4th Anniversary of us with EICentre Students.

Dec 25 / 2009 - Asha Chapter Visit :

Asha Chapter - Kansas, USA visited our EICentre Cheyyar and Vellore and quite satisfied with our efforts.

Nov 03 / 2009 - SWF Table Diya Show at USA :

Our members in Kansas, USA got a table to show what we are doing and to get more members in USA.

Sep 01 / 2009 - Nalanda Library :

setup a small library in all the 3 EICentres with books worth Rs.11,000.

Aug 15 / 2009 - Independence Day Celebration :

EICentre II - Villupuram has been moved from Thiruvennainallur to Salamedu. EICentre I - Vellore and EICentre II - Villupuram celebrated its 3rd Anniversary. EICentre III - Chennai celebrated its 1st Anniversary. Korkai village 15 kms from Cheyyar has been visited in order to start our 4th EICentre.

Aug 03 / 2009 - Avvai Home Scholarship :

3rd consecutive year we tie up with a software company in Bangalore and gave Avvai Home and its associated schools scholarship worth Rs.50,000. Our share in it is Rs. 10,200.

Aug 01 / 2009 - SWF Trust on Facebook :

We created our SWF Trust profile on Facebook, our address is http://www.facebook.com/people/Swf-Trust/100000204253825

Jul 18 / 2009 - Scholarship for BSc :

Paid fees of Rs.14,000 for Sumathi 2nd Year BSc Physics who scored more than 95 percent in 12th and 1st year Physics.

Jul 03 / 2009 - SWF Trust T-shirts :

We started to sell SWF Trust T-shirts as part of fund raising. 100% of it will be used for Trust.

Jun 30 / 2009 - 10,00,000 :

Our total Expense crossed 10 lakhs of which 8 lakhs were 100% served from Trust Account and 2 lakhs for other cost not taken from Trust Account.

Jun 01 / 2009 - Scholarship for Students :

We started to give scholarship to deserved students for this educational year.

May 09 / 2009 - Educational Trip :

Students of EICentre I - Vellore and EICentre III - Chennai ( around 100 students ) were taken into Guindy National Park, Birla Planetarium, Beach as part of Educational Trip. Total Expense Rs.22,000 /-

May 01 / 2009 - Sharp Projector :

We received Sharp Projector worth Rs.35,000 as a gift from Buffalo University, USA.

Apr 30 / 2009 - EICentre II - Villupuram :

EICentre II at Thiruvannainallur Village Villupuram Dist has been in hold from end of Apr. We didn't find a rented house in that village as our current rented house has been given to the owner. We are looking forward to move this centre to Salamedu, Villupuram.

Mar 05 / 2009 - Filled Income Tax :

We filled Income Tax with help from our Auditor in Aayakar Bhavan.

Mar 03 / 2009 - SWF Bands and Key Chain :

As part of fund raising program we started to sell Silicone Wristbands and Keychain made from China.

Mar 01 / 2009 - Planet Earth Documentary :

We started to show EICentre I - Vellore Planet Earth Documentaries 30 hrs of Extraordinary Video and Audio.

Jan 26 / 2009 - SWF Stall at VIT :

We got a stall in Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore at the 25th Anniversary of VIT to showcase our actions in order to get more students as members.

Jan 10 / 2009 - 3rd Anniversary of SWF Trust :

We celebrated our 3rd Anniversary of SWF Trust with EICentre Students.

Nov 14 / 2008 - Avvai Home Scholarship :

We tie up with a software company to give scholarship for 24 girl students studying in Avvai Home worth Rs.50,000. SWF share in it is Rs.14,400 /-.

Nov 01 / 2008 - Computer for EICentre :

We bought a new computer worth Rs.15,000 /- for EICentres.

Aug 15 / 2008 - 3rd EICentre at Chennai :

We started our 3rd EICentre at Kannagi Nagar, Chennai with initial setup cost of Rs.20,000 /-.

Aug 17 / 2008 - Identifying Identity at Noida :

As part of Identifying Identity Program, We conducted drawing and dancing competitions for slum students in Noida.

Aug 15 / 2008 - 2nd Anniversary of 2 EICentres :

We celebrated our 2nd Anniversary of EICentre I - Vellore and EICentre - Villupuram.

Jul 01 / 2008 - Skype Conference Call :

We started our weekly Skype Conference Call to discuss and decide every move. Every week Saturday 10:00 PM IST members of SWF Trust from different parts of the world join in conference call thru' skype.

Jun 01 / 2008 - Scholarship for Students :

We start giving scholarship for various deserving students.

Apr 30 / 2008 - 5,00,000 :

Our total Expense crossed 5 lakhs of which 4 lakhs were 100% served from Trust Account and 1 lakh for other cost not taken from Trust Account.

Apr 10 / 2008 - 3rd Version of Website :

We launched our 3rd Version of Website with Photo Gallery, Video Gallery and some dynamic features.

Jan 01 / 2008 - We Accept Major Credit and Debit cards :

We Accept all major Debit and Credit cards using CCAvenue third party verisign secured.

Aug 15 / 2007 - 1st Anniversary of 2 EICentres :

We celebrated our 1st Anniversary of EICentre I - Vellore and EICentre - Villupuram.

Aug 01 / 2007 - Avvai Home Scholarship :

We tie up with a software company to give scholarship for 30 girl students studying in Avvai Home worth Rs.50,000. SWF share in it is Rs.12,000 /-.

Jun 01 / 2007 - Scholarship for Students :

We start giving scholarship for various deserving students.

Mar 03 / 2007 - VIT Chancellor at SWF function :

Mr. G. Viswanathan, Chancellor of Vellore Institute of Technology along with Mr. Ranjith member of UNICEF and Mrs. Rajalakshmi secretory of Avvai Home appeared as Chief Guest in our 1st Anniversary function held in Chennai.

Jan 30 / 2007 - more than 100 students :

Our EICentreI & EICentre II combined strength crossed 100.

Oct 17 / 2006 - 2nd Version of Website :

We launched our 2nd Version of our Website with individual members details and many more.

Sep 30 / 2006 - 1,50,000 :

Our Total Expense served 100 percent crossed 1.5 lakhs.

Aug 15 / 2006 - EICentres at Vellore and Villupuram :

We started 2 EICentres; one at Thiruvannainallur, Villupuram Dist. and Virudhampet, Vellore Dist.

Jul 30 / 2006 - Avvai Home Scholarship :

We gave scholarship to 20 Avvai Home students. Spend Rs.33,100 for it.

Jul 01 / 2006 - Scholarship for Engineering :

We gave Rs.10,000 for P.Mani Final Year BE Computer Science SSM college, Salem.

Apr 30 / 2006 - HelpAge Program in Hold :

After spending 1.2 lakhs for this program, We didn't find any progress in what we are doing by this program. We hold this program in order to start our own EICentres.

Feb 01 / 2006 - 1st Version of Website :

We launched our 1st Version of our Website with only static pages.

Jan 31 / 2006 - SWF Trust ICICI Account :

We opened Corporate SWF Trust Account on ICICI with A/C Name : SOCIAL WELFARE FUNDS TRUST, A/C No : 602601211741, Branch : T-Nagar

Jan 10 / 2006 - Registered as SWF Trust :

We registered our passion with the Central Government of India. Our registered no. is 40/2006.

Jan 01 / 2003 to Apr 30 2006 - HelpAge Program in Progress :

From Jan 2003 to Apr 30 2006 We served some of the deserving places in and around Vellore, Villupuram & Chennai. please check the HelpAge Program link for more info.

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