Easwari: Life-Change through Education

Easwari, lives along with her family in Sangliyandapuram area of Tiruchirappalli city. She is the 3rd daughter to her parents and from an impoverished background. At present, she is pursuing her II year BCA from a leading college in Trichy, also she is working in the billing section of a private company on part-time basis. She had passed the “Shorthand Typing” course for betterment and attending dance classes on her own interest. At her tender age, she was admitted in Ramamoorthy Nagar CDP centre by her parents. She had spent two years (2004-2006) in the centre learning niceties of life, good manners, which she terms serves as the base for her life journey. She remembers with gratitude the teachers of the centre, who had taken her to hospital when she fell sick during classes. She calls the nutrient-rich food served at the centre build her health, and it became an enabling factor to take her life further. She places the services rendered by PAT through these centres in high regard, where preschool education is taught to children from the deprived section of the society along with free food and uniform. She prays for PAT to continue the noble services for betterment of the people like her.



Archana hails from Senthaneerpuram, an urban slum in the heart of the Tiruchirappalli city. Her parents were daily wages labour, who toil hard every day to ensure a square meal for the family.At an age of 3 in the year 1999, Archanawas enrolled with  CDP centre, Ramamoorthynagarby her parents to take care of her.She terms it as the best period in her life, where she learned about the basic life skill along with social behaviour, maintaining personal hygiene, environment cleanliness and others.The attitude and moral values sowed in the tender age had become the source of strength and a motivated Archana completed her B.Com degree from a leading college in Trichy and additionally learned English and Tamil typewriting. Now, she works as an instructor in a Typewriting institute at Kajapettai, Trichy and earns a decent salary to take care of her family.