Educate a visually impaired child - Single donation, INR 100


Nestled in the village of Sundararajanpatty in the outer fringes of Madurai in Tamilnadu, the Indian Association for the Blind (IAB) promises the visually challenged a life of confidence and opportunities. Established in 1985, IAB has been the pioneer in empowering the visually challenged towards self-reliance through various initiatives. Realising the importance of education in empowering the visually challenged, the Indian Association for the Blind (IAB) provides free education to students from low socio-economic groups.

How It Works

• The students at IAB have proved the fact that they have skills and capabilities that are at par with sighted students.
• This donation will be used to sponsor the education of a visually-challenged student for a year at IAB s Residential Higher Secondary School.


• 22 – Number of students who had enrolled in IAB’s Residential Higher Secondary School in 1992
• 100 % - Percentage of students who had passed in the class X and XII Board Exams
• 128 – Number of students who are pursuing their education at present

Donation Option Break-up cost in INR
Education Material (Uniform, Braille Material, Shoes, ID Card) 530.00
Non-teaching Staff Salary 2620.00
Establishment Charges 800.00
Unit Price 3950
Total 3950
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Educating a deserving child.
Anbarasan was born in Thotipatti with partial vision loss from birth. His father Muthuraman earnings were not sufficient for education. They came to know that his vision loss couldn’t be cured. They were also not aware of the special schools too. Then he came to know about IAB and given counseling to join schooling but they were not capable to spend for his education.
Anbarasan’s parents were given counseling to accept his blindness and educate him in a proper special school so that he will be groomed well. The cost for education, his study materials, his stay, food and all amenities were provided to him so that he can continue his education
He and his parents were made to come out of the depression to educate him for his excellent future. All the study materials along with comfortable stay and hygienic food were provided. Since, education is the essential and first step for life he felt happy.

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