“Love cannot remain by itself – it has no meaning. Love has to be put into action, and that action is service” -Mother Teresa.

Your gesture of love will

  • meet the basic needs of a child such as nutritionally balanced food, clothing and shelter
  • Sustain her in school
  • Give protection
  • Give emotional security
  • Give developmental needs such as social skills, career abilities and internal skills

Let us join hands to make a positive difference on the following statistics

  • 4 percent of India’s children below 5 years of age are stunted
  • One third of the worlds malnourished live in India
  • The childhood wasting has increased over the past ten years from 19.8 to 21 percent
  • 1 in 4 children of school-going age is out of school in India – 99 million children in total have dropped out of school (Census 2011)
  • Out of every 100 children, only 32 children finish their school education age-appropriately (District Information System for Education (DISE) 2014-15)
  • India has 33 million working children between the ages of 5-18 years. In parts of the country, more than half the child population is engaged in labour (Census 2011)
  • Every day, around 150 children go missing in India – kidnapping and abduction is the largest crime against children in our country (National Crime Record Bureau 2016)
  • 42% of married women in India were married as children (District Information System for Education (DISE))
  • 1 in every 3 child brides in the world is a girl in India (UNICEF)
  • India has more than 45 lakh girls under 15 years of age who are married with children. Out of these, 70% of the girls have 2 children (Census 2011)

Children may be the 26% of world population, sure they are 100% future of the planet.

When you support a child

The child gets a chance to learn more of the virtues needed in modern life-of fairness, of justice, of comradeship and of collective interest in a most perfect family circle of Valarkuzhanthai Trust.


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