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...

Illam Fundraising Dinner!!!

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Authentic Indian Vegetarian meal

Tickets $25 Adults, $10 Children.

Saturday 18 June, at the Indian Cultural Centre, 48 Kemp St, Kilbirnie

Two dinner time options 5.30pm (and out at 7pm) or 7.30pm (and finish at 9pm)

More details to follow, but for now …. Save The Date of Sat 18 June and start thinking about getting a group together to attend this event and support our charity.

KIT at the Wellington Diwali Festival 2015!

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A promotional stall was held at the Wellington Diwali Festival event on 26 October. Many thanks to the helpers in the picture (R-L: Rieko, Nithya, Vidthia, Sharmila). We had a number of other regular supporters assisting us on the day to take turns running the stall, these included Ray & Geraldine, Beth, Naena & Ray, Bhagee and Pravin. Many hands make light work and was definitely more fun, with everyone enjoying their time talking to passers-by about their...