Present Projects /

Below you can find more information about Present Projects

Recreation with Nutrition (RENU) Program for children in the northern province of Ilankai
Date: 04/06/2017
We are very happy to announce the inauguration of the Recreation with Nutrition (RENU) Sports program for Children in Northeast, Sri Lanka, sponsored by New Jersey Tamils in partnership with Ilankai Tamil Sangam (ITS). About 400 children from Killinotchchi and Mullaitivu area are expected to participate in the program. Center for Child Development, and Kaveri Kala Mantram Killinotchchi are the RENU program implementation partners in Sri Lanka.

Orphanage Fund
Date: 04/06/2017
Ilankai Tamil Sangam America has established an orphanage fund with the intention of providing temporary help to Orphanages in Northern and eastern Sri Lanka. While the long term projects that resolve and address the fundamental issues are executed by Sangam and our partner in Charitable activities NOWWOW organization, donations from the orphanage fund will be used to provide temporary help such as food, clothing and school supplies. Please find more details and needs at the project page.

International Legal Fund
Date: 04/26/2017
Our international legal fund is established to collect donations that will be used towards the activities that call for the international investigation for the war crimes committed in Sri Lanka. The fund will be used to pay for the services provided by human right lawyers who represent the Tamil civilians and any forensic investigation that will be carried out to continue the process of documenting the crimes against humanity committed against Tamil civilians in Sri Lanka.

Project Amparai
Date: 08/04/2017
In marking their Ruby Jubilee Celebrations, Ilankai Tamil Sangam America, will initiate a multi year mega program in the Amparai district to provide various assistance to 44 tamil villages. The program consists project such as providing financial and fishery equipment assistance to tamil fishermen, fishery marketing project to assist other families that are living under poverty, financial and technical assistance to farming families headed by single mothers and educational and technical assistance to younger generation. We plan to initiate the implementation of projects from the village of “Karaitheevu”, We will be assisted by the Educational and Cultural Organization for Strengthening Society in Amparai. Proceeds from our Ruby Jubilee AGM will be allocated to run this project for multiple years. We intend to go from Village to village liberating them from poverty, social injustices and colonization. We encourage Tamil Americans to contribute generously toward

Project to Help Upcountry Tamils in Sri Lanka:
Date: 11/12/2017
The upcointry community has been suffering from social and economic deprivation for a long time. This is a small scale project to teach computer skills to youngsters in the area. Local NGO will be overseeing the project.