Joseph Educational Trust was started in 1994 and officially registered in 1996 with the support of five like minded individuals, who had interest to import value and love in the Society. JET introduced programmes like Vocational Training, Girl Child Education and other Health campaigns in Rural and Urban communities of India. JET has been registered under the foreign contribution Regulation Act of 1976 (FCRA)
Christmas is a time for love and sharing. It is fun to receive gifts from a lot of people but this year, we’re celebrating Christmas with the children of Assisi Illam in Dindugal District. At the outset we will be visiting the Orphanage and ask the children to write a letter to Santa wishing they may get whatever they write, Those letter will then be collected (Letters to Santa). In the mean time Certain group of Children will be given training to sing certain basic Christmas songs like 'Jingle bells', 'Joy to the world', 'Rudolph the red nosed reindeer' by our volunteers. (Caroling), Then the children will be divided into groups and there will be a small Activity of Christmas Tree and crib decoration. The best team will be awarded with a special Gift.
Our volunteers will then join the children and Sisters of Assisi Illam (orphanage) and participate in Midnight Mass at St. Paul's Church in Dindugal. Then after Mass, we will be back to the orphanage and cut a cake for Christmas and will distribute presents to all the children which will be based on the letter they wrote to Santa.
The Strength of the orphanage being 195 children. You can sponsor $ 10 per Orphan Child, Including Travel cost, Decoration items, Visual & Audio Mic systems, Christmas meal and Cake. Our target is to bring gifts to at least 150 children in this orphanage. The gifts may include toys and play items and other gifts as suggested in their requirements.
We hope we could all come together to help and bring Joy to these orphan children and make this year’s holiday a memorable one.