Family and friends fundraising for the community
Friends and family of Ramesh Bharath, from Venkatrathinam Nagar, recently conducted multiple donations to the Corporations and at various locations across the city.
Ramesh’s friends that include - Maran, Thiyagu, Selvakumar and Arulanandham, Namashivayam along with his daughter’s friends and his cousin Padmashri Sudarshan, pooled in money and provided breakfast for 250 people for 5 days from Apr.24. They also bought provisions for 50 families at Senneerkuppam, near Poonamallee on Apr.22. The provisions included wheat atta, chilli powder, corn flakes, mustard, rice, salt, sugar, sunflower oil, toor dal, turmeric powder and tamarind. The distribution of the provisions was done under the supervision of the ward councilor Sugan and the Tahsildar of Poonamallee.
On Apr.18, the group also donated 2 kg of rice, 1 kg toor dal and 1 lts oil to 10 needy individuals in their locality. They also donated 10 kg of rice and 5 kg of vegetables to the Corporation’s community kitchen. The provisions were handed over to the AE of Zone 13 ward 175 Ravichandran.