On 3rd Dec 2019 the Sai Samarpan trainees had a gala cultural programme with music and dance and every trainee participated and enjoyed the entire programme. They were also given gift hampers by the trustees.
On 13th December 2019 the children were taken to participate in the District Disabled Day Celebration at Kancheepuram. One of our trainees gave a music rendition and other trainees joined him and supported him in the stage. There was pin drop silence in the hall during the music rendition and the special student performance was well appreciated by one and all.
On 17th December 2019 Sai Samarpan had a comprehensive medical check up at Sai Samarpan premises sponsored by Dr.Meera Raghavan and her team of doctors which included alongwith general medical check up ENT check up by Dr.Kiruba Shankar and dental check up by Ms.Dr.Aparna as well. Apart from special children of Sai Samarpan, CLAPS, their parents, staff of Sai Samarpan, the people from the community living in Irandamkattalai Kovur area were all invited and there was good participation for the programme. Nearly 38 people had benefited from the camp. The medical consultations started at 9 am sharp and went up to 12 noon. After the medical camp was over the children of Sai Samarpan entertained the medical team and the visitors with their music and dance performance followed by a sumptuous lunch.
A sumptuous breakfast and lunch during the camp was arranged and sponsored by Shri.D.Muralidharan from Caplin Points and the programme was a grand success.
Sai Samarpan celebrated Diwali twice once on 20th October with the CLAPS special children and their parents and again on 25th October with the trainees and neighbours of Sai Samarpan. On the 25th of October the Sai Samarpan children hailing from economically weaker group were given new dresses by the Trustees. They fired crackers had dance programme and were provided with sweet packets provided by SBI. The day was thoroughly enjoyed by all the children. We had our neighbour Mrs. Kavitha to distribute the sweets and new dresses to the children. A
On 3rd October during the Dasara celebrations Sai Samarpan children also celebrated Pooja with Bhajans and cleaning and decorating with flowers all the equipment . They were given prasad and pooja gift bags by Sai Samarpan Trustees. The neighbours from the nearby houses also joined our pooja celebrations.
Krishna Jeyanthi celebrations with Uriyadi sports was conducted at Sai Samarpan on the 24th of August wherein all Sai Samarpan special children participated alongwith a few Special children and their parents from CLAPS an association of parents of special citizens who are closely associated with Sai Samarpan. They were entertained with Bhanjans and some children exhibited their talents with music performance assisted with karoke by our Centre music master Sivaraman. This was followed with a musical chair event and followed by Uriyadi wherein every child got a chance to hit the Uriyadi panai and some succeeded in hitting them some in breaking them and there was real fun all around. All the invitees were provided with a sumptuous lunch hosted by the CLAPS parents
The children of Sai Samarpan Vocational Training Centre were invited for participation in the cultural programme arranged by Chennai Pathanjali yoga group at Senghai Meenakshi Mahal on the Guru Purnima Day on the 16th of July 2019.
Five of our trainees gave performance on some yoga exercises and Shakthi Sivaraman gave two songs one on Guru Raghavendra “ Azhaikiran Madhavan” and won the hearts of all the audience. He also gave another song “Kanne Kalaimane” and there was a request for repeat performance of “Azhaikiran Madhavan” which he performed alongwith another music troupe who had also assembled there for participation in the Cultural programme.Nearly 500 invitees had attended the Guru purnima celebrations and all wereprovided a sumptuous lunch by the Pathanjali Yoga Group Chennai. Children were also provided with gift hampers by the Pathanjali Group.
Sai Ganesh Foundation Annual Sports Day was conducted on the 7th of August 2019 . The events were conducted by Dr.Radhika Bharath of Emerging Fit who is closely associated with our Trust since inception. The events were conducted at Sai Samarpan Premises and we had nearly 42 children participation in the Annual Sports Day events.
Shri.Gopi Ramakrishna of SCAN Group (Special Children Assistance Network) was invited alongwith his wife Mrs.Mini Ramakrishna (Also a Yoga teacher for Special children ) to preside over the function and participate in our celebrations. The children were from our Sai Samarpan vocational Training Centre, Prema Vasam an orphanage, Prema Illam a Home for girl special children and Government Institute for Mental Rehabilitation Tambaram Sanatorium.. Shri.S.Sridharan our Trustee gave the welcome address.
Dr. Radhikha Bharath made all the children individually and enthusiastically participate in the fun sports events specially designed to suit our special children In the end there were music and dance events where not only the children but also the teachers assistants and the chief gusest joined and enthused the children.
Dr.Radhikha Bharath had arranged for gifts and medals for every participant child and Madam Anuradha from her team had arranged for attractive sweet packs for all the children. Sai Ganesh Foundation arranged for Participation Certificates for every child participating in the event and provided a sumptuous lunch for all the children, teachers, assistants and all invitees including our guests etc.The function came to end with Vote of Thanks by our Trustee Shri.V.Ranganathan.
73rd Independence Day was celebrated at Sai Samarpan with the Special Children of Sai Samarpan and the Special invitees Special Children and their parents of CLAPS a Community Living Association of Parents of Special Citizens which is closely associated with Sai Samarpan.
The Flag hoisting was done by Special Child Ms.Gayathri Bhaskar who had also her birthday falling on this Day. Sweets were distributed to all by the Sai Samarpan Trustees and a sumptuous breakfast was arranged for all by the CLAPS Association Parents who had assembled for the Celebration.
Shri.Srinath District Differently Abled Welfare Officer Kancheepuram and Dr.S.Gnana Rathna Raju Communication Disorder Professional from DDAW Office Kancheepuram had visited the Centre on 12th June 2019, , interacted with the trainees ,had an overview of the vocational facilities provided at the Centre for the Special children.
Nearly 6 ladies from Pathanjali Yoga Group led by Madam Subhashini ,two with their spouses visited Sai Samarpan Vocational Training Centre interacted with the trainees and also arranged for a special lunch for the trainees and staff on 30th May 2019. The children enjoyed their visit, honoured them with their malas and also entertained them with their songs.