Upcoming Events

29 Jan 2020 Fundraising Drive for a new School Bus! 29/01/2020 12:00 a.m. - 28/02/2020 12:00 a.m.
Fundraising Drive for a new School Bus!

Safe transport is essential for our Illam children every day to go to schools nearby. The schools situated in Nilakottai town are a few kilometres away and cross a busy highway. While a few of the older children cycle on occasion, most of our children are provided a ride to school and back. This funding appeal will close on 29 February, 2020.

Exhibition - Photographs taken by the children of the Karuani Illam Children's Home

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The Trustees are so excited to present a photo Exhibition at the Mahara Gallery in Waikanae. Shown for the first time in New Zealand are photographs taken by the children of the Karuani Illam Children's Home - our children. With the help of Mo Greig, a London based Kiwi photographer , these children express their creativity and show us (the adults) how they see their world through a camera lens. 

DHAN Karunai Illam school celebrates 10th year anniversary!

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The nursery/primary school started on the premises of the old hostel building has completed 10 years! Starting with just a few children, the school roll now boasts 331 children and well over a dozen teachers and staff. The school is now a well established model school in Nilakottai and an initiative we at KIT are...

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