The Venkatraman Memorial Trust provides and improves educational facilities for children and young people in the Indian fishing village of Kovalam, near Chennai in Tamil Nadu.

All money raised goes to the Venkat Trust and all UK costs are covered by the trustees.

Find out how you can help our work here.

Latest news

Our October newsletter

October 24th, 2019

Our splendid new English language lab is open and the children and young people love it. Read the latest news from Kovalam here.

Our May newsletter

June 8th, 2019

The latest news from Kovalam, including a report of the Big 80th Birthday Bash, the BEM and Kather Mytheen’s story, “What the Venkat Trust means to me”. Download it here.


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