Project Details

Manochaitanya Vocational training centre for Mentally Challenged

Godhavarikhani, Karimnagar District, AP
Bighelp provided Buffet plates making machine to Manochaitanya A Vocational training centre for mentally retarded people in Godhavarikhani located in Karimnagar district of Andhra Pradesh. Manochaitanya is a Non-Profit motto voluntary charitable organization serving the mentally challenged autism and multiple disabled since 1987.

Manochaitanya is a vocational training centre cum sheltered work shop for rehabilitation of persons with intellectual and development disabilities. Manochaitanya provides special education for 5-15 years children and vocational training for 15 years above and also providing Physiotherapy, music, dance, yoga therapy, speech therapy, games and sports. The organization is providing hostel facility for both genders male and female in separate buildings. It is also providing midday meals, school dress, counseling and assessment with the help of trained professionals.

In Manochaitanya the persons with mental retardation and another disabilities were being engaged on various stationary items preparation jobs on a meaningful and gainful employment and being paid Rs. 30 per day so as to lead an independent meaning full life in society. This organization has got support of M/s. Singareni Collieries Company Ltd, M/s. National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd and M/s. Kesoram Cement Industries for development of infrastructure facilities.

The Founder President of the organization approached Bighelp for helping to procure Buffet plates making machine. By providing the machine some of the mentally disabled persons will get employment. The output will be purchased by some organizations for their use. Considering the above facts Bighelp came forward to donate the Buffet plates making machine.
Project Geographic Information
Manochaitanya organization is situated in Sector I, Beside Community Hall, Godavarikhani, Ramagundam, Karimnagar district of Andhra Pradesh, India. Karimnagar is district headquarters 250 kilometers away from Hyderabad state Capital and is connected with road and rail. The entire Ramagundam area spread with coal mines.

School Information
The organization established in 1987. At present the strength is 142 among them 30 are hostlers. It is being supported by NIMH Secunderabad.

Project Inaugural Information
The donation program was conducted by Bighelp on 10-10-2012 at the premises of Manochaitanya and donated the Buffet plates making machine.

A brief meeting was conducted and dignitaries have spoken along with Sri. R. Jawaharlal Secretary who narrated Bighelp activities and appreciated the efforts is being taken by Manochaitanya to support mentally challenged people. Sri. R. Jawaharlal mentioned Bighelp is providing infrastructure to the schools under the President ship of Sri. Shaik Chand Pasha the Chairman of the Trust. He is very much interested and struggling for uplifting the underprivileged children in their education.

Following personnel attended on this occasion:

Sri R.Jawaharlal Secretary Bighelp
Sri Somarapu Satyanarayana MLA
Sri B. Kishan Rao General Manager SCCL
Sri. M. Surendra Babu Contractor SCCL
Sri D.Krishna Kumar Founder President Manochaitanya
Sri. Ramana Rao Vocational Instructor Manochaitanya
Staff members

Students and Local Journalists participated in the event and graced the occasion.

The program was concluded with Vote of Thanks by the organization President.

Project Survey Information
Sri. D. Krishna Kumar Founder President of Manochaitanya approached Bighelp through his email. Administrative office pursued the request and felt genuine. The executive body headed by the Bighelp President Mr. Chand Pasha has reviewed the need for the support and approved the project.

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Donors sponsored this project
Donor Name Country Percentage
Shanti Putta USA 31%
Raja & Lalitha Chilakamarri USA 13%
Sarvani Kare USA 3%
ITW Foundation Employee Matching Gift Program USA 9%
Purnanand Sarma USA 6%
Clyde Schultz USA 6%
State Street Matching Gift Program USA 31%
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