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AHAM Industries, Progress Update – November 23, 2022

Over the past two decades, Manitha Neyam Trust has worked in the Kilinochchi and Vanni region on a number of programs, aiding the disabled and marginalized residents and their families. The Trust believes that, in order to improve the people’s lives, a longer-term financial solution is required in the Vanni region. AHAM Industries was founded with the purpose of developing a...

Valluvar Public Library in Delmar Estate, Ragala – October 24, 2022

The abandoned Delmar Primary School has been converted into a valuable public library by a local youth organization called “Valluvar Educational Development Forum”. This organization consists of university undergraduate students, school students, and youths of Delmar Estate. The highlight of this project is that the local youths and skill workers (masons and carpenters) turned this building into a...

Yoga Classes at Sakthi Illam, Ratmalana – October 02, 2022

Yoga is extremely beneficial for our health and wellbeing. Learning and practicing yoga is a proven method to improve health in children, in ways such as: anxiety + stress managementimproved emotional regulationboosts self-esteemincreases body awareness and mindfulnessenhances concentration and memorydevelops strength and flexibilityteaches discipline and reduces impulsivity Considering the benefits of yoga, MNT invited Ms. Vijitha Buviindran and Thivyaa of Raleigh, North...

IT Education Empowerment Program in Verugal, Trincomalee – September 09, 2022

In our effort to increase IT education, focused on the development of future job prospects, a computer lab was recently inaugurated at the Verugal Village in Trincomalee District. The project was executed via Vivekananda Community Trust and funded by the Manitha Neyam Trust. This is the third computer lab inaugurated with the sponsorship of MNT: the first lab is in...

Home Gardening Support to 25 farmers in Batticaloa District – August 14, 2022

The political and economic crisis in Sri Lanka has affected lots of mid-lower income earning families around the country, such as the daily-wage workers and farmers. In order to support their household and help them grow their own food, Manitha Neyam Trust initiated a home gardening project in Koraveli village.  25 farmers were selected for the initial support, and as the...

Tuition Class Support to Thiruvalluwar Maha Vidyalayam, Verugal, Trincomalee – July 29, 2022

Tuition class project to Verugal village area students in Trincomalee district sponsored by Manitha Neyam Trust. The purpose of the project is to assist students from poor families to excel in their ordinary level (O level) examinations specifically in math, science, Tamil, Religion, and English subjects.  This program also supports Advanced level (A level) students to prepare for Tamil and Hindu...