Friday, January 24, 2020

Pongal Wishes

May the auspicious festival of Pongal  
erase all your troubles and sorrows and 
may you live the happiest life. 
A very happy pongal to you and your loved ones. 
May this pongal shower you with 
the best of joy and happiness. 
May there be no trace of sorrow in your life.

With the legendary Sandy Robson

With Ms. Sandy Robson on 9th January 2020

Children’s from Grade V to Grade VIII had a wonderful time meeting the legendary Sandy Robson!

She shared her kayaking travel experience, which took her five years to complete from Germany to Australia and the first women to do so!

Watch Sandy Robinson on YouTube on her kayaking from Germany to Australia

Climate Change Session

Climate Change Session with Adyar Eco Park was held on 8th January 2020

Thanks to Volunteers from Adyar Eco Park, our children from Grade IX and Grade X took part in this session detailing climate change....reasons and how we can help in a positive way!

Founding GVTC Principal Retires!

4th Jan 2020

Mr Ramaswamy, our founding Principal of GVTC retired from service!

It was with a heavy heart we bid him good bye!

Mr Ramaswamy was instrumental in helping start GVTC and grow it to its present state...

We have grown to 10 vocational trades since the start in July 2017:

1. Dress Making
2. Cutting & Tailoring
3. Aari Embroidery
4. Beauty Culture & Hair Care
5. Bridal Make Up
6. Basic Computer
7. Two Wheeler Mechanic
8. Home Appliances Servicing
9. Electrical Technician
10. Hair Dressing

Over 115 students have completed training till date, of which 42 students have had job placements (this does not include the women working from home). 54 students are undergoing training at the moment. 

Our loving thanks to Mr Ramaswamy for this wonderful achievement!