2019 Completed Projects

Matruchaya Orphanage (Nutakki, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh)

  • Groceries: Handed groceries to Matruchaya to support them for 2 months. Y.Rohini Kumar master, Gogula Srinu graced the occasion (6th December 2019).
  • Handed 42 pairs of civil dress to kids at Matruchaya on Vijaya Dasami Day. (8th October 2019)
  • Setup Monkey bars / horizontal ladder at Matruchaya to help kids with strength training. (12th September 2019)
  • Groceries: Handed 4 tins cooking oil, Jaggery, tamarind, pulses, soaps, coconut oil and other items to support them for 2 months. Y.Rohini Kumar master, Gogula Srinu graced the occasion (July 2019).
  • After School Snacks: Started after school snacks program, providing heathy, nutritious snacks to kids. (Jan 2019).
  • Milk for Health: Started milk for health program, providing each kid with a glass of milk per day. Y.Rohini Kumar master and Akramuddin graced the occasion (Jan 2019).
  • Added more moral story books to Mini library at Matruchaya. (8th October 2019)

Pratyusha Girls Home (Arakuvalley, AP)

  • Handed 194 pairs of clothes to 97 tribal girls studying 1st grade to degree on Gandhi Jayanthi day. (2nd October)
  • Groceries: Delivered 425kgs of rice, 80liters cooking oil, 50kgs ravva, dal, pulkses and other groceries to this tribal girls orphanage to support them for a month. (26th August)
  • Groceries: Delivered 425kgs of rice, 4 tins of cooking oil, 50kgs dal, 50kgs ravva and other groceries to support them for a month. (15th June)

MCBR Oldage Home (Pedaparimi, Andhra Pradesh)

  • Provided financial support to MCBR charitable trust to help in the construction of Oldage Home (Vruddalayam) at Pedaparimi near Vijayawada. Construction is almost complete and the Oldage Home will become operational in about 2 months. Thanks to Venkat Katikala and family for making this happen. (2nd December)

Pallavi Oldage Home (Hyderabad, Telangana)

  • Groceries: Delivered 500kgs of rice, 50kgs dal, 100kgs ravva, cooking oil and other groceries to Pallavi Oldage Home to support them for two months. Thanks to Aruna Renduchintala, Ravi Kumar Remani for making this happen. (10th February)
  • Groceries: Delivered 600kgs of rice, 100kgs dal, 100kgs ravva, cooking oil and other groceries to Pallavi Oldage Home to support them for two months. Thanks to Aruna Renduchintala, Ravi Kumar Remani for making this happen. (20th January)

Meals to BayArea Families, California, USA

  • Sponsored 10000 meals to children and families struggling with hunger in San Francisco Bay Area in USA for Thanksgiving (November)
  • Sponsored 200 meals to low income families through Second Harvest Food Bank in San Francisco Bay Area in USA for Thanksgiving (November)
  • Sponsored 8000 meals to children and families struggling with hunger in San Francisco Bay Area in USA (20th September)
  • Sponsored 8000 meals to children and families struggling with hunger in San Francisco Bay Area in USA (23rd March)

Fulfilled Holiday Wishes to 12 (USA)

  • Supported Family giving tree’s holiday wish drive and fulfilled wishes of 10 children, 1 teenager and 1 adult from low-income families. Sonja: girl, 1 year(sleep time music toy), Julisa: girl, 5 years(Disney princess doll), Moises: boy, 5 years(Module truck kit with paint), Justice: girl, 6 years(Craft kit), Alayna: girl, 8 years(Hello kitty purse), Isabella: girl, 9 years(Spin art machine), Autumn: girl, 8 years(radio boom box), Alexander: boy, 8 years(Lego city), Leonardo: boy, 9 years(Lego Minecraft adventure), Anthony: boy, 9 years(Skate board, helmet), Marcela: girl, 17 years(Weighted lap pad), Chip: Male, disabled senior(Sweat suit)

Eye Camp and Free Eye Surgeries (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab)

  • Eyecamp#1: Andhra Pradesh (Rajupalem, Guntur) – 10th November
    325 people screened, 209 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#2: Gujarat (Balasinor, Mahisagar) – 3rd December
    135 people screened, 72 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#3: Karnataka (Holalu, Bellary) – 4th December
    136 people screened, 78 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#4: Karnataka (Venkatapura, Koramangala, Bangalore) – 4th December
    170 people screened, 80 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#5: Uttar Pradesh (Goharpura, Shajahanpur) – 4th December
    326 people screened, 194 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#6: Andhra Pradesh (Valiveru, Guntur) – 8th December
    277 people screened, 132 cataract surgeries
    Free diabetes screening by VGR Diabetes Hospital, Vijayawada
  • Eyecamp#7: Karnataka (Kabbahalli, Bangalore) – 16th December
    98 people screened, 57 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#8: Gujarat (Kapadvanj, Kheda) – 17th December
    90 people screened, 49 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#9: Rajasthan (Kalwar, Jaipur) – 18th December
    76 people screened, 35 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#10: Karnataka (Challakere, Chitradurga) – 22nd December
    125 people screened, 62 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#11: Punjab (Boparai, Tarn Taran) – 22nd December
    257 people screened, 74 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#12: Rajasthan (Kishangarh Renwal) – 25th December
    201 people screened, 54 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#13: Uttar Pradesh (Powayan) – 25th December
    194 people screened, 121 cataract surgeries
  • Eyecamp#14: Punjab (Bareta) – 29th December
    278 people screened, 70 cataract surgeries

All eye camps are organized in collaboration with Sankara Eye Hospitals at Guntur, Shimoga, Bangalore, Anand, Kanpur, Jaipur, Ludhiana.

Prosthetic legs, Jaipur Legs and hands to children/adults (Andhra Pradesh)

  • Provided prosthetic leg to 1 young adult This was given to Swathi Bangu. Lost her leg 4 months back when her own father attached her. With this artificial limb she can go to college to continue studies and try to lead normal life. Thanks to Vijaya Kumar Jasti and Madhavi (12th Feb)
  • Jaipur legs to 40 people (adults and kids) Provided Jaipur legs to 40 people (adults and kids). Thanks to NWA Ashreya, Murali Kudupa and Sudheekshan foundation for making this happen(18th August)
  • Jaipur legs to 10 people (adults and kids) Provided Jaipur legs to 10 people (adults and kids). Thanks to Bhaskar Pusuluri and Sudheekshan foundation for making this happen(29th September)

Motorized wheelchair to a college student

  • Handed a motorized wheelchair on Vijaya Dasami day to a student who doesn’t have both legs. Gnanasundar who was suffering with this from birth, is now able move freely with this motorized wheelchair and attend college to pursue his studies (degree). (8th October)

Weaving machines to 8 weaver families

  • Handed ASU weaving machines to 8 weaver families at Lingala Ghanapur, Janagaon district, Telangana, in association with Padma Shri awardee and inventor of this machine, Sri Chinthakindi Mallesham.

Tailoring Classes (Women Empowerment)

  • Setup a tailoring center with 7 sewing machines. An instructor was hired to teach tailoring to local women. The goal is to make all the local women learn tailoring and start stitching clothes for their family in the center. They can also start earning income by stitching clothes for other people from the village

Braille Equipment to Law Student

  • Supported Siddu Loute with 10% of the funds to procure Braille system and other equipment. Born in a poor family, Siddu faced parental neglect on account of his congenital blindness. Left home at age five. With support from community Siddu completed his primary education and pursuing LLB now. He aspires to become an IAS officer. Siddu is also known as human computer for his unique abilities in math. He can solve multiplication of any number up to 99 crores with a single digit number and memorized 45000 phone numbers
  • This Braille equipment will help him to read and write on his own and support in his LLB and civils preparation. Thanks to Jaya Naga Mohan Manda, Mallik Polineni and all our supporters for making this happen.
  • More details about Siddu: Hindustan times article

Computers and Printers to Schools

  • Handed 3 HP desktop computers to ZPH School, Balapanur, Kurnool district, AP (25th October 2019)
  • Handed 3 Lenovo desktop computers to ZPH School, Balapanur, Kurnool district, AP (7th October 2019)
  • Provided a desktop computer and laser printer to ZPH School, Thumuluru, Guntur district, AP (16th August 2019)
  • Handed a desktop computer and laser printer to Elementary School, Tanikella, Khammam district, Telangana (12th Feb 2019)

Scholarships, School Fee and Teachers Salaries

  • Paid college fees for this academic year to 8 tribal girls that are studying intermediate and/or degree. Rural Hope Foundation plans to support them until they finish their studies (degree) and get a job.
  • Recruited 6 additional teaching staff at 4 schools to supplement students’ education and paying their salaries for this year (2019)
  • Provided scholarships to 35 students pursuing 11th/12th and degree.
  • Provided financial support to improve infrastructure at a high school.

School Uniforms

  • Provided 50 pairs of school uniforms to tribal kids at an Elementary School, Rolugunta (Araku Valley)
  • Provided 48 pairs of school uniforms to tribal kids at an Elementary School, Cheruvula Venam (Araku Valley)
  • Provided 60 pairs of school uniforms to students at ZPH School, Nutakki
  • Provided 68 pairs of school uniforms to students at ZPH School, Munnangi
  • Provided 60 pairs of school uniforms to students at ZPH School, Revendrapadu
  • Provided 58 pairs of school uniforms to students at ZPH School, Vallabhapuram
  • Provided 86 pairs of school uniforms to students at ZPH School, Chirravuru

Books to School Libraries

  • Handed 560 English and Telugu moral story books to 8 ZPH schools at Nutakki, Revendrapadu, Chirravuru, Vallabhapuram, Munnangi, Tadepalli, Penumaka, Vaddeswaram (October 2019)

Sports Equipment to Schools

  • Setup Monkey bars / horizontal ladder at two high schools.
  • Handed a cricket kit, carrom board, chess boards, throw ball net to a school in Kurnool

Planting Trees

  • Planted 100 tree saplings at a high school