VIDIYAL NEWS
01.01.2020 – New Year Celebration organized by Muhangal (Faces) Volunteers Forum
02.01.2020 to 04.01.2020 – General Body Meeting – Six months review
03.01.2020 – New Year Meet for staff and volunteers
04.01.2020 to 26.01.2020¬ – Theater Group: Play Production for the 25th anniversary
05.01.2020 – 24th Pongal Sports Meet
06.01.2020 – Vidiyal Nursery: School Reopening 06.01.2020 – Vidiyal Nursery: Day of Pink
11.01.2020 – Managing Committee Meet 11.01.2020 – Say No to DRUGS sensitization series 11.01.2020 – Mothers Meet 11.01.2020 – Vidiyal Nursery School : Parents – Teacher Meet
12.01.2020 – Fathers meet 12.01.2020 – Ripple Circle – Social Action forum 12.01.2020 – Tamil Forum
13.01.2020 – Reception Home: Pongal celebration & Pongal Sports day 13.01.2020 – Vidiyal Nursery : Day of Caps
15.01.2020 – Pongal Celebration
16.01.2020 – Thoorihai – Drawing & Painting Forum
17.01.2020 – Image – Movie Club
18.01.2020 – Project Staff Meeting 18.01.2020 – Health Care: General Medical Checkup for Children at our Child Resource Centres
18.01.2020 – Picnics – Places of Nature’s Bounty Beginner – Kuruvithurai River Primary – Kutralampatti Falls Junior – Vaigai Dam Intermediate – Rameshwaram
19.01.2020 – Full rehearsal for Anniversary
21.01.2020 – Vidiyal Nursery: Field Trip to Thirumalai Naikar Mahal
22.01.2020 – Programme staff meeting
25.01.2020 – Managing Committee Meet
26.01.2020 – Reception Home: Republic Day Celebration 26.01.2020 – 25th Anniversary of Sakthi – Vidiyal, Community Celebration
29.01.2020 – Feast for Elderly

Success

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Academic and Technical
• 100% enrolment in school is attained in our work area.
• 13% have reached technical training where as the state average for children from excluded communities is just 0.6%
• 12% have reached graduation and post graduation where as the state average is mere 2.7%
• 1999 – Breaking all odds 5 children entered college. This brought great hope in children from excluded communities. At present
• 40 boys and 15 girls have completed graduation
• 7 Boys 2 completed post graduation
• 5 Boys and 2 girls completed professional courses
• 32 boys and 14 girls have completed diploma in technical training.
• 542 women have competed tailoring training and 330 have received sewing machines
• 28 Men and 1 women have completed driving training and got license
Our children have chosen various fields including Commerce, Computer Science, Computer Applications, Pharmacy, Micro Biology, History, Nursing, Social Work, Botany, Physics, Chemistry, Law, Rural Development Science, Economics, Business Administration, English literature, Tamil Literature, Philosophy, Teaching, Zoology, Nutrition Science, Engineering, Human Resource Management and Dairy Science

Martial Arts
Championship and Medals
• 1999 & 2000 Vidiyal children bagged the Taek wondo championship trophy
• 2009 Our girls Ms. Loganayaki, Ms.Sharmila, Ms.Nandhiswari and Ms.Anita represented Vidiyal Child Rights Movement in All India Karate tournament at Mumbai and won 1 gold 2 silver and 3 bronze medals
• 2010 September our children bagged 1 Gold 2 Silver and 3 Bronze medals in the district level tournament held in Madurai
• 2010 October our children won 2 Gold 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medals in the zonal level tournament held at Tuticorin
• 2011 October our children bagged 2 Gold 2 Silver and 1 Bronze medals in the district level tournament held in Madurai
• 2011 November – K.Loganayaki won the silver medal in Karate at the Indo – Malaysian Karate tournament held at, Kulalumpur, Malaysia.
• 2013 January our children won 3 Gold 5 Silver and 3 Bronze medals in the zonal level tournament held at Sivaganga
• 2013 February – Indo – Malaysian Karate tournament held at Goa, V.Surya Narayanan and T.Muthukumar won a gold medal each.
• 2014 February – Indo – Malaysian Karate tournament held at Goa, P.Nandheeswari won gold and a silver medal. R.Sasikala, won gold and a silver medal.
• 2014 October our children won 2 Gold 4 Silver and 2 Bronze medals in the district level tournament held in Madurai
Grading
• 5 boys have been awarded with black belt in Taek wondo
• 27 boys and 10 girls have been awarded with black belt in Karate
• 5 boys have secured Brown II in Karate
• 6 boys and 12 girls have secured Brown I
• 11 boys and 8 girls have been awarded with Blue belt
• 14 boys and 16 girls have been awarded with Green belt
• 24 boys and 18 girls have been awarded with Yellow belt
Computer Education
• 103 boys and 74 girls have been completed training in computer education.