Education for Transgender





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Project Description

Region: Asia

Country: India

Location: Trichy

Total Budget: $45,300

Areas of Focus: Basic education and literacy, Economic and community development

Project Objectives : Create an opportunity for transgender children to continue and complete their school education upto class XII (Age group from 10 to 18)

Brief Project Summary : Project Siva Shakti envisages providing boarding, lodging and education to transgender children when they are deserted by their near and dear ones. This will be the first of its kind in whole of India and will be a trendsetter to mainstream these children.

Project Beneficiaries : Transgender children from the age group of 10 to 18 who wants to complete their education upto class XII

Area of Focus :1. Education

2. Security of these children

3.Mainstreaming them into the society post education.

Project Local Host Club: Rotary club of Tiruchirappalli shakthi jointly with Sri Sivananda Balalaya will be executing this project.

Role of Rotarians: Rotarians will play a predominant role in execution of the project, running of the project and creating the necessary awareness in the environment. They will also assist in raising sponsors for the children education.

Proposed Project Implementation

Date : July, 2019

Proposed Project Completion Date: July, 2020

Project Budget : a. Construction of Hostel - Rs. 32 lakhs

b. Awareness programme and publicity - Rs. 60,000

c. Sponsoring of Children's Education - NIL

Total - Rs. 32.6 lakhs

Project Costing by the District : (to be decided)

Expected Project Funding : 40 % investment by school

60 % expected by project funding i.e. 19.56 lakhs

USD - INR calculation at 72 rupees to one dollar

From International Partners : (Looking for partners)

Primary Contact : 94874 25263 , 87540 04565

Rtn. S. Hemalatha, President elect 19-20

I assure that till the project gets successful my full support Is there.

Secondary Contact : 98428 14777

Rtn. K. Valarmathi, Secretary elect 19-20.

Primary Host Partner

District: 3000

Rotary Club of: Tiruchirapalli Shakthi

Primary Contact: S. Hemalatha

Email: surnee15@yahoo.com

Primary International Partner

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Project Status

Need $18,134
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

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