Poverty is widespread in India with the nation estimated to have a third of the world's poor. Knowing that spreading education is an effective means for eradicating poverty, Central, State governments and many non-governmental organizations provide scholarships to the underprivileged students to get higher education.
MENTORS is a registered public trust, with its activities centered on education, does mentoring coupled with promotion of value system among the beneficiaries, as Buddha said:
" We are shaped by our thoughts, we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves."
Improvement in the quality of life of identified underprivileged individuals, through promotion of education, particularly in rural areas.
We are committed to assist people irrespective of religion, caste, gender, etc in realizing their full potential, through promotion of education, in a manner that helps both the beneficiaries and society, by acting as mentors and catalysts.
To realize the above vision and mission, MENTORS works through structured groups in villages; the villages so far selected by MENTORS are Kovalam and Parivakkam.
I am currently working as Systems engineer at Intel, Bangalore. When I was in school, I used to feel that getting admission to a good engineering college was very difficult. I felt that even if I secure admission to an engineering college, my family would not be able to afford the high educational expenses. I would like to thank Mentors in encouraging me and helping me to secure FFE’s scholarship.Because of FFE’s ...
My name is Sunitha Dhamodaran, currently working as a Solution Manager in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) , Technology Services India. Prior to joining RBS in Mar-2010, I worked with Polaris software Lab Ltd for 5.5 years.
My journey with MENTORS started in the year 1999, when I was studying 11th standard in Rani Meyyammai Girls' Higher Secondary school...
I was born in Chennai. My family is small with my father, mother and my sister. I got married two years before and blessed with a baby girl in January 2015. During my school days, my father worked in a private concern for a meager salary and we had a very normal life. Since my parents believed the great asset for the children is education, they placed me in one of the best school in our locality I completed...
We would like to thank each and everyone who has donated to MENTORS. All donations made to MENTORS will go directly to help transform thousands of children’s lives especially in the rural areas of India.View Dominations
Addl.DG (Retd.) BIS
Managing Trustee, Chennai
INTEL Corp., Trustee, CA, USA
Director, Aurobindho Pharma
Teacher , Raganjali School of Music
Trustee, MA, USA
Senior Vice President,
CEO, Red Chariots
Regional Manager Corporate Fiscal (Retd.) Philips Electronics India Ltd, Executive Trustee, Chennai
Chairman, Easy Access Financial Services, Trustee, Chennai
Director, Mysore Polymers
and Rubber Products
Trustee, Chennai / CA, USA
Trustee, CA, USA