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.
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.
Madam Smt.Varsha Puradare, Managing Director, SBI Capital Markets Ltd., visited Sai Samarpan Vocational Training Centre for Special Children on 10th of December, spent more than 2 hours interacting with the trustees, trainees and our special educators,trainers – also went through the various activities of the trainees and gave valuable suggestions to the trustees for further improvement and extension of activities to benefit the special children. The Rolling Shutters for the Areca Unit Enclosure was sponsored by SBI Cap Trustee Co.Ltd.
SBI Ladies Club President Madam and 32 members visited our Sai Samarpan Vocational Training Centre and donated Rs.25000/- for securing a Storage Stand for the Areca Leaves used in the Areca Leaf Plate Machines.
SGF Trust celebrated Pongal festival on the 12th of January 2018 with special children undergoing training at Sai Samarpan and the local residents and their children . The importance of the festival was shared with the participants and after enjoying the sweet pongal and their gifts the children had entertainment with music and dance which they like the most.
3RD FEB 2018 -INAUGURATION OF WEBSITE FOR SGF TRUST
The website of Sai Ganesh Foundation Trust “saiganeshfoundation.org” was inaugurated on 3rd Feb 2018. The Managing Trustee shared with the audience that Shri. T.V. Padmanaban, Trustee is the chief architect of the website right from identifying the ideal software firm, designing the contents , following up with the developers and ensuring its launch within the identified time span .
The website was designed by M/S. Ogive Sheters Pvt. Ltd and primarily by Shri Ganesh of the Software firm . The trustees acknowledged with appreciation the untiring efforts put in by Shri Ganesh for the remarkable development of the website.
The inauguration of the website was done by renowned auditor Shri. M.R. Ravichandran, of M/S M.R. Ravichandran & Co an audit firm in existence for more than three decades. The function was attended by architects Shri Raju and Smt.Hema Anand who were associated with the project Sai Samarpan and also by other Trustees, two retired SBI officials Shri. Gururajan and Shri Govindakrishnan, the trainees ,their parents and the staff of Sai Samarpan.
Shri. Ravichandran and all attendees wished all success for the endeavours of SGF Trust and shared their confidence that the website will extend further the reach of the Trust.
A Sports meet was arranged at Sai Samarpan Centre for the special children of our centre and the nearby special schools. We had invited participants from Gnanadeepam and Premavasam. 9 children from Prema vasam participated in the event. The events were conducted by Dr.Radhika Bharath of Emerging Fit who had also arranged the Grow with the Flow event done last year. Dr.Radhika and her team conducted the competition very effectively and ensured participation of all the children. All the participants were given Participation Certificates, Gifts from Dr.Radhika and lunch and refreshments provided by the SGF Trust. The events concluded after lunch with distribution of prizes and medals to all the participants by around 1.30 pm.
15TH AUGUST 2018 – FLAG HOISTING BY CHIEF GUEST MRS.M.SUBHASRI DY COMMISSIONER INCOME TAX
RELEASING OUR ENGLISH PAMPHLET BY MADAM M.SUBHASRI
Independence Day was celebrated by Sai Samarpan Trainees, Staff and Trustees alongwith neighbourhood supporters. Madam M.Subasri, Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax (Transfer Pricing) accepted our invitation and hoisted the National Flag at Sai Samarpan Premises. Madam Subasri also released our Centre pamphlet detailing our activities and future plans.
Consultation with Dr.C.J.Maikandaan MD (Psy) NIMHANS
Medical camp with Psychological and Psychiatric Consulting cum Counselling Services at one place arranged by Sai Ganesh Foundation at Sai Samarpan Vocational Training Centre on 22nd Sept 2018 and availed by 24 special children and their parents.