SEEK FOUNDATION in association with St. Britto’s Academy organized to plant around 1000 saplings at the Slum Clearance Board Settlement at Perumbakkam Village of Kancheepuram District, on 12th October 2018. The Light House- Student leaders of St. Britto’s Academy, Students of St. Britto’s Matriculation and College, took part in this initiative and planted the saplings enthusiastically along with the people of the village and officials of the State Government. The settlement colony is on the outskirts of the city where twenty thousand families are resettled from various parts of the city who have recently been evacuated and given dwelling place in the colony, where basic amenities, Health Care, Educational needs, Empowerment trainings , Socio-Economic Projects are being planned by SEEK Foundation to make the colony a model for all settlements.
Dr. Vimalarani Britto has been honoured as a “Great story of Tamils in Woman Entrepreneur Chapter” and expressed as a great visionary by Mr. Balachandran IAS at “The Rise” – Global Summit of Tamil Entrepreneurs and Professionals 2018 held in Madurai on 28 th December. Dr. Vimalarani addressed the forum on the focus , responsibilities and challenges of establishing and successfully leading the organisation from the front with minimum back up of finance and manpower and building it on from the past into the present. She emphasized the budding enterprenuers not to fear for failure. She also urges the entrepreneurs to be the leader and not as a boss for successful sustainability.
SEEK FOUNDATION in association with St. Britto’s Academy organized the “Joy of sharing.” Students donated eatables, books, dresses, stationaries and other useful items to more than 450 students of the Government Nursery and Primary school Situated in Perumbakkam Slum Clearance Board. More than 50 of the students involved themselves enthusiastically to present an entertainment program and also shared the gifts and made the day a memorable one. The students of Std XI contributed books to the school library through the money gained by recycling old newspapers. The purpose of this initiative was to bring awareness of literacy and the importance of acquiring Education to uplift social and Economic situation of each and every household.
Dr. Vimala Britto, Founder of SEEK- the NGO, congratulated the efforts of all the Students and the Staff and thanked all the parents and well-wishers, for their untiring effort to bring happiness to the underprivileged.
Paleswaram , Edayamputhur and Marutham
SEEK FOUNDATION conducted dengue awareness program on Wednesday 14th Nov and served NILAVEMBU KUDINEER to the people of paleswaram , Edayamputhur and marutham , inclusive of all the school children in the village . The SEEK team along with Duty Nurse from salavakkam health center catered to more than 350 people. It is of great benefit for the villagers to take NILAVEMBU KUDINEER during this dengue prevalent season .
AmmaiyappaNallur and Pennalur
Dengue awareness camp conducted at Ammaiyappa nallur and pennalur for Government schools, private school students and people of the village on Nov 19, 2018 by SEEK foundation in association with Govt officials . Duty Nurse, Health inspector participated in the program along with the team ..More than 500 people benefitted from the program. NILAVEMBU KUDINEER was served to the people by the health inspector Mr.Loganathan and duty nurse Ms.rasiya .
Marutham II and Kaliampoondi
Dengue awareness camp was conducted at Marutham II and Kaliampoondi for Government schools, Private school students and people of those villages on Nov 26, 2018 by SEEK foundation in association with Govt officials. Duty Nurses participated in the program along with the team. More than 350 people including 90 students benefitted from the program. NILAVEMBU KUDINEER was served to the people.
SEEK FOUNDATION in association with Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board planted saplings at Navalur, near Sriperambadur to mark World Environment day. Prizes were awarded for the children who participated in thematic drawing competition. Viable Economic activities for Sustainable development will be implemented by SEEK for people in this settlement.
Mrs. Vimala Britto, Founder – Seek Foundation, received the Women Empowerment Award 2018 from Ms. Draupadi Murmu, Governor of Jharkhand, organized by Panache Events at Vels University, Pallavaram on 25th September, 2018.
Mrs. Vimala Britto..
A humble beginning from a teacher’s family, Mrs. Vimala Britto started a school, St. Britto’s Academy, adapting innovative techniques, to enlighten the heart, mind and soul of the students.
Through her efficient mentorship and administrative skills, she progressed to developing group of schools and college, transforming 10,000 and more Children and Youth. She emerged as an Entrepreneur and became the Director of Kerry Indev Logistics, the Managing Director of Esthell Hotel & Resorts and Co-founder and Investor of Premier Futsal, formulating a new concept in Sport to promote Indian Sports to an International Level.
Mrs. Vimala Britto, is also the founder of an NGO- SEEK FOUNDATION, through which she involves herself in activities towards Child Development and Women Empowerment. SEEK Foundation has adopted 25 and more villages touching 20000 families by providing continuous Medical needs – Camps and Health centers and Educational needs- School bag withStationery, Hygiene kit, Facilities, Infrastructure and Tuition centers . Tailoring units, driving schools, Integrated Agri projects, Solid block manufacturing units have been built to train and empower people to bring Economic Independence and Societal Transformation.
SEEK FOUNDATION in association with Changua Christian Mission Hospital, Taiwan organized Free Medical Camp at Kannigapuram in Vyasarpadi on 7th September 2018 from 10.00 am till 2.00 pm at with the support of PRIST Medical College and University. More than 300 people attended the camp and benefitted by the consultation and medicines given by the Doctors of CCMH and PRIST.
SEEK FOUNDATION in association with Changua Christian Mission Hospital, Taiwan organized Free Medical Camp at Palleswaram in Uthiramerur on 6th September 2018 from 10.00 am till 2.00 pm at with the support of Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Medical college Hospital . The 4 doctors and 4 staff from Changua Christian Mission Hospital were given warm welcome by the people of the village. More than 275 people- combination of men, women and children attended the camp and benefitted by the consultation and medicines given by the Doctors of CCMH and MAMH. Scouts and Guides of Students of St. Britto’s Academy contributed to organising the crowd, facilitating conversations between the villagers and the doctors from aboard and assisting the children from the primary school in the village to respond to the doctors.
Students belonging to Std 4,5,6,7 and 8-aged between 8-13, of St.Britto’s Academy conducted “SEEK- Believe You can” Competitions for students of Primary schools in Edambadur Village , Kancheepuram District on 6th Saptember, 2018. Students actively engaged themselves in the programme to commemorate SEEK Founder’s day. Art, Dance, Communication Skills, Sports competitions and games were conducted. Prizes were awarded to the winners.
Students of St. Britto’s Academy gifted stationary pouches, comprising all writing needs of a student to all the children of the primary school and wished them success in their forthcoming Terminal Examination.