Recently selected families at Sapapathypillai camp received goods and food costing 109,000 Rupees (AU$1090). For conversion purposes 100 Rupee is equivalent to AU$1.
This amount was spent as follows:
- Rs 42,200 for poultry with care. This goes to 6 women
- Rs 10,000 goes to Antony to upgrade his grocery shop
- Rs 5,000 goes to a woman to make Palmyra products.
- Rs 32,800 goes to women for various other livelihoods These women will make and sell home made food items. One woman will begin making chilli powder.
- Admin and transport costs Rs 19,000
As can be seen Australian dollars go a long way to helping the Tamils.
Please help out with a small donation and see how much difference you can make to a Tamil’s life.