Mannar Association for Relief & Rehabilitation ( MARR ) from Mannar recently had a function to Celebrate the “ 2013 Annual Get together of their 75 Orphans children “ under the patronage of Mr. Muis form Netherland.
Mr Muis since last 2000 up to now is helping the MARR Orphans ( Children who have lost their parent due to War, Tsunami & Natural ) for their Educational Programme. MARR make use of this gentleman financial assistance by paying sufficient amount of money every term. Also they call these children every end of the term and review their progress, both in their School education performance & their extra activities . Most of them are staying with their Aunts, Uncles & some of them stay in children homes.
MARR is happy since last 13 years due to this crash educational programme , three of them had entered into Sri Lankan University and 26 of them are following GCE (O/L ) & GCE (A/L )
On last 10-11-2013 almost 95% of the children ( Muslims, Hindus & Catholic )attended with their guardians & well wishers at the Mannar Y.M.C.A Building and visited their great donor personally, received gift items, performed their talents with various forms & enjoyed a friendly heartily meal with the Donor & MARR staff.
The President of MARR Rev.Fr.A.Xavier Crooz was out of the country to raise fund for the destitute children. The Secretary while thanking Mr Muis elaborated MARR educational assistance to the audience. He said that under the MAR Education Programme,
1 , MARR helps 75 Orphans with Mr.Muis Assistence.
2 , MARR helps 90 Children who have lost one of their parent with Mr.K Fund( Who doesn’t want to identify him )
3, MARR helps 200 destitute children through The UK Catholic Organization for their extra studies, purchase Push cycle, & school stationeries etc.
4 , MARR educate 08 students in various Universities and enroll 5 students every year with MARR Fund.
5 , MARR gives 600 children every year in the beginning of the School in Januaries with sufficient School stationeries with MARR fund.
6 , MARR further helps three more University Students and a disabled student for their Educational programme with the help of Candle aid Organization.
MARR since its inception in 1985 June 8th up to now have catered more than 12,000 School children for their Education, Also conduct Educational flag day in order to raise money and to teach young generation of helping habit to the poorest of the poor in Mannar.
Any humanitarian Organization and well wishers wish to help the MARR destitute Children Programme are Kindly request to contact,
President, MARR, 26, Field street, Mannar Srilanka | T.P.no; 0094-(0) 23-2222-113
Mr. Peter Sinclair | Mannar Association for Relief & Rehabilitation | No. 17 Field Street, Mannar, Sri Lanka.