Amar Seva Sangam

location: AyikudyTamil Nadu

Donation Option Amount INR Actions
Help rural children get access to nursery education - Single Donation
For all donors | tax benefit: 50% | more
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To empower disabled citizens by establishing a rehabilitation and development centre for the region with the ultimate goal of integrating disabled individuals into mainstream society
Mr.S.Ramakrishnan established Amar Seva Sangam in 1981, the International year for differently abled, to help the disabled and poor children. When he was studying in an engineering college in Coimbatore, he became a paraplegic due to a mishap when he was 21 years old. During the physical fitness tests for recruitment to Naval Officers post he fell down and broke his spine. In 1992 Mr.S.Sankara Raman, a Chartered Accountant and a differently abled person, joined the institution and both are marching towards the goal of forming the “Valley for Disabled”.
Amar Seva Sangam is a premier organization in the field of disability management which is founded and run by wheelchair users and is totally involved developing this project as a ‘Valley for the Disabled’ where we have Amar Seva Sangam as a central resource centre with all facilities under one roof for any disability and about 800 villages with 14000+ disabled population as client base (Service Users) being catered through an innovative community participatory initiative called ‘Village Based Rehabilitation Initiatives’. Our centre has developed from scratch to about 30 acres of land now with several projects for disabled where we have about 250 disabled children and youth in-campus and more than 1000 day scholars in our Higher Secondary School, Medical Testing Unit, School for Special Children, Early Intervention Centre, IGNOU & Alagappa Study Centres and various vocational training programs. The Spinal Post Acute Care Centre and Early Intervention program are our pioneering programs which are very few in our country. The demand for our services far exceeds our existing facilities but we are able to manage with fast turnaround of patients and strong village based and Home based follow-ups post discharge. We are trying our best to be the high quality service provider even though we are providing services free for the disabled. We look at them as ‘Service Users’ and not as ‘beneficiaries’ and our aim is to empower the disabled. We have presence in Face Book and Twitter where all our daily activities are tweeted and Face Book uploaded with important events. You can watch our video in the YouTube link -, and our web site ( will give you a comprehensive account of our activities including our Annual Report, Audited Financials, etc.
Full time staff :34
Part time staff:0
Contract staff :204
Volunteers: 4
Total Receipts for 2016-2017 is INR 103687188
Total Payments for 2016-2017 is INR 97883918
Activities and reach for the latest full Financial Year
Number of students: 67
Number of students: 147
Number of students: 56
Number of children: 43
Numbers: 1346
Number of patients enrolled for therapy: 617
Number of students: 122
Number of students: 48
Number of children: 84
Number of children: 838
Rewards & Recognition
In 2017, Sri S. Sankara Raman was awarded the Dr. Ambedkar National Award by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Government of India Social Understanding & Upliftment of Weaker Section of the society
In 2016, Sri S. Ramakrishnan was awarded the Amazing Indians Award by the Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India his extraordinary work and selfless devotion.
Self generated ( fees/ subscriptions/ interest/ community contributions/ proceeds from sale of goods or services produced by the organisation etc.)21,431,15713,264,96911,808,074
Donation from Indian individuals through GiveIndia203,1371,119,0731,433,601
Other donations from Indian individuals56,908,91158,213,48940,325,158
Donations from foreign individuals through GiveIndia53,318198,997162,486
Other donations from foreign individuals23,618,47327,768,57023,167,579
Grants from Indian sources ( trusts/ govt/ companies/ foundations)1,472,1921,192,6501,883,410
Grants from International sources ( under FCRA)000
Sale of assets000
Total Receipts103,687,188101,757,74878,780,308
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PAYMENTS (Capital)
Capital items purchased for the organisation, excluding investment ( Fixed Deposits etc.)20,033,94315,480,55516,683,734
Capital items purchased for beneficiaries2,311,6492,259,501639,084
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PAYMENTS (Revenue)
Programme related2016-20172015-20162014-2015
Salaries and benefits30,985,98727,570,75921,645,244
Staff training1,047,633774,287662,901
Staff travel000
Consultant's fees000
Office support expenses ( rent/ telephone/ electricty etc.)000
Materials procurred ( consummables as seed/ food/ books/ provisions etc.)000
Grants/ donations given to other organisations as part of programme000
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)000
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Non-programme related2016-20172015-20162014-2015
Salaries and benefits2,214,6942,051,6351,965,092
Staff training000
Staff travel29,58178,35885,622
Office support expenses ( rent/ repairs/ telephone/ electricity etc.)333,507341,632333,894
Communication ( correspondence/ Annual Reports/ brochures/ appeals/ website etc.)720,067902,739754,659
Consultants' fees ( audit/ legal/ programme )5,977108,7518,982
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)9,480,4808,105,9346,183,890
Other non-programme expenses5,388,3285,029,6843,278,718
Total Payments97,883,91883,590,83673,612,374
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 Registration Details
Sr. Type of Registration
1 Society [No.TSI 16/1981]
2 PAN Number:AAATA9099H
3 12-A [No.C.No:1612/16/82]
4 80G [No.C. No. 102/16/Cit-II/82-83]
5 FCRA [No.076030105]
6 35AC [No.492 (E) – 212 (E)]
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 M/s. M. Srinivasan & Associates Chartered Accounta
 No.5, 9th Floor, B Wing, Parsen Manere, 602, Anna Salai
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 Staff Remuneration (INR)
Gross salary plus benefits paid to staff (in INR) p.m. Male Female Total
 less than 5,00011213
 5,000 – 10,0004363106
 10,000 – 25,0006750117
 25,000 – 50,000202
 50,000 – 1,00,000000
 Greater than 1,00,000000
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Total annual payments consultants (in INR)Number of consultants
 less than 5,0000
 5,000 – 10,0000
 10,000 – 25,0000
 25,000 – 50,0000
 50,000 – 1,00,0000
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 Staff Remuneration (p.a.)
1 Highest Paid: INR 393000
2 Lowest Paid: INR 45240
3 Head of the Organisation: INR 0
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 Board Expenses
Sr. Detail Amount(INR)
1 International travel0
2 Domestic travel0
3 Local conveyance0
4 Entertainment expenses0
5 Other0
  Total 0
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Annual Report & Audited Financials
1Annual report not available.
2Audited Financial Report not available.
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Board Members
SI.Name (Age)Gender, Position, Gross Remuneration, Relation to other members
1 Dr. K. Murugiah
 Male, Vice-president , INR 0.00,
2 S. Sankara Raman
 Male, Honorary Secretary , INR 0.00,
3 K. Chidambaram
 Male, Committee Member , INR 0.00,
4 P. S. Kasthuri Rangan
 Male, Committee Member , INR 0.00,
5 T. Prakash
 Male, Jt. Secretary , INR 0.00,
6 S. Ramakrishnan
 Male, President , INR 0.00,
7 Visvanathan Ganesan
 Male, Committee Member, INR 0.00,
8 S. Pattammal
 Female, Treasurer , INR 0.00,
9 S. Padmavathi
 Female, Committee Member , INR 0.00,
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Board Members Background
1 Dr. K. Murugiah Medical Surgeon
2 S. Sankara Raman Chartered Accountant
3 K. Chidambaram Agriculturalist and construction worker.
4 P. S. Kasthuri Rangan Scientist (Rtd.)
5 T. Prakash Retd. Deputy General Manager from IDBI
6 S. Ramakrishnan Social Work
7 Visvanathan Ganesan Chartered Accountant
8 S. Pattammal Retd. DEO
9 S. Padmavathi  Chartered Accountant
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Board Resolution
SubjectsBoard Meeting/Annual General Body Meeting DateNo. of members presentStrength of the board at the time of this meeting
Budget for the year 2016-201723/09/201689
Programmes/ Projects for the year 2016-201717/03/201759
Annual Report for the year 2015-201622/09/201779
Financial Audit Report for the year 2015-201622/09/201779
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External Reviews
1Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, Mumbai
2Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, Mumbai
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Staff International Travel
No member of this organisation has undergone foreign travel in recent years.
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 Educate a poor child
Having lost her father at a very young age, 6 year old Mala belonged to a single parent family, with her mother rolling beedis in order to eke a living, and without enough resources to provide her child with good quality education. Mala was then joined at Amar Seva Sangam by her mother when she was in Grade 1. Mala is now in Class 5 and has made her mom proud by working hard and getting good marks. She usually stands first in the class, and has a lot of dreams that she aims to achieve. Amar Seva Sangam wishes all the success and happiness in her future endeavors.

You can communicate with Amar Seva Sangam at
S Sankara Raman
Sulochana Gardens, 7-4-104B, Tenkasi Road, Post Box No. 001, Tirunelveli District-
Ayikudy - 627852,India

Or you can reach Amar Seva Sangam here
Phone : 91 4633 267160
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