“For the People, By the People“
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Nanre Sei 2021 objectives:
Building women’s toilet in a rural “Thai Thamil community school” in Tamilnadu, India and in North or East of Sri Lanka:
- 3 toilets
- 2 sinks and mirrors
- 1 sanitation station
- Providing Benches to Students in rural community school in Tamilnadu, India
- Providing grocery supplies for differently abled families in Tamilnadu, India
- Providing living allowances for selected musicians in Sri Lanka
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Why this fund raiser?
American Tamil Media (ATM) received requests for helping to improve the school infrastructure in Tamil Nadu, India and Sri Lanka.
Will all the artists participate in the program as advertised?
All the performers in our advertisement have agreed to participate in this fundraiser as of now. In case, any artist unable to participate in the program due to their personal situation we will update this page and communicate to our best.
Will my donation be eligible for tax benefit?
American Tamil Media (ATM) will provide receipts for donations of 50 US dollars or more that you can use for tax benefit. Due to logistical reasons, we will not provide receipt for amount less than 50 US dollars.
Can I get refund, if I change my mind?
Unfortunately, we will not be able to refund the amount. Rest assured, all the funds collected will be used for helping the people.
How can I watch this entertainment program?
This program is being conducted Online LIVE by ATR. The program will be broadcast using streaming technology on various platforms including YouTube and Facebook. You need to have internet connection to watch this program in these online platforms like YouTube and Facebook. ATR YouTube channel link is https://www.youtube.com/c/AmericanTamilRadio
Who are the beneficiaries of this fund raiser program?
The fund will be distributed to Government Higher Secondary School, Sayalkudi, Thaai Tamil Palli, Pollachi and government school in Sri Lanka. The primary beneficiaries being the schools and the secondary beneficiary being the artists performing in this program.
How will the fund be distributed to the people?
For the primary beneficiaries, the funds will not be distributed as cash value. Instead, materials that will support their infrastructure will be provided. For the secondary beneficiaries, the funds will be distributed as materials and/or cash.
What is the duration of the program?
Approximately 3 hours. Program will begin at
5 PM Pacific Time (California Time, Jan 29 SAT)
8 PM Eastern Time (New York Time, Jan 29 SAT)
6:30 AM India / Srilanka Time (Jan 30 SUN)
9 AM Malaysia Time (Jan 30 SUN)
11 AM Australia (ACT) Time (Jan 30 SUN)
Who is American Tamil Radio (ATR)? Can I trust ATR?
American Tamil Radio (ATR) is a streaming radio over the internet, head-quartered in San Francisco bay area, California since 2016. ATR is an initiative from American Tamil Media (ATM), a non-profit organization registered in the state of California. ATM is neither a private nor a for-profit or commercial organization. Passionate professionals with Tamil background mainly from the IT industry have come together and running this organization. ATM/ATR is run by volunteers. Taking Tamil to next generation is our goal. Bringing Tamil awareness programs is our priority. You can trust ATM/ATR for getting your hard earned donations reach the beneficiaries.
Who is India Team?
India Team is the execution partner of this fundraiser program working with ATM/ATR. India Team will handle the execution aspect of this projects and assure the benefits reach the beneficiaries.
India Team is in community building since 2000, registered as a non-profit organization that has 501(c)3 – Tax Exemption status from the IRS. India Team has completed thousands of projects to uplift the society in India. Most of the projects are including developing government school infrastructure and village / urban development. India Team believes in bringing education to everyone by helping the government schools.
Who is Manithaneyam Trust?
Manitha Neyam Trust is the execution partner of this fundraiser program working with ATM/ATR. Manitha Neyam will handle the execution aspect of this projects and assure the benefits reach the beneficiaries in Sri Lanka.
The Manitha Neyam Trust commenced operations in 1999 to provide charitable and social services to the less privileged and is registered as an approved charity by the Ministry of Social Services in Sri Lanka. The trust has offices in the UK, USA, Australia and Canada.
How can I get more information?
If you need more information, you can contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org