Welcome

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.

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Amazon shoppers – your purchases can help VMT

August 24th, 2018

Amazon shoppers, VMT will receive 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) if you sign in through smile.amazon.co.uk and nominate the Venkatraman Memorial Trust as your chosen charity.

Howzat!

May 27th, 2018

Our high school sports ground, the envy of many a school, has been further enhanced by the very handsome gift of a cricket bowling machine which delivers balls on demand —fast, slow, googly — you name it, together with two sets of cricket nets, much to the delight of our budding cricketers. The nets are […]

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400 children are sponsored by the Trust's supporters

400 children are sponsored by the Trust's supporters