ANEW Press Room - 2007

Dream comes true

dreamsComesTrue ANEW records its sincere gratitude to those "forces" -      Mr. Basil Sellers; our major benefactor from Australia, The Chennai Willingdon Corporate Foundation, who have helped us meet our target and all those silent workers without whom this change for continuity would never have been possible. Dr.Vijaya Bharathi Rangarajan , Trustee & Director- Community Projects, Dr.Rangarajan Memorial Hospital, lit the Kuthuvilakku, to commence the activities of ANEW at our new premises.

A dream has come true - a dream, which began with Vatsala, has now been realized-and realized so perfectly. ANEW has moved into its own premises at AH – 107, New No.16, 4 th Street, Shanthi Colony, AnnaNagar, Chennai – 600040.

In the driver’s seat July 14-20, 2007

The Commissioner of Police Letika Saran gave away certificates to a group of 20 girls who had undergone the free car driver’s course, conducted by the Association for Non- Traditional Employment for Women (ANEW), Anna Nagar based NGO working for the upliftment of unprivileged women, at a function held on it’s premises on 7 July.

Certificates distributed July 11, 2007

certificateDistributedSmall CHENNAI: Chennai Police Commissioner Letika Saran on Saturday distributed certificates to 20 women who completed a car driving course. They were trained by the Association for Non- Traditional Employment for Women.

Driven by confidence July 9, 2007

confidenceSmall They do not have similar lifestyles or stories of the past to share among themselves. But all these 20 women are bonded by one thing now their passion for driving.

NGO gets new premises April 18, 2007

ngoSmall Australian philanthropist Basil Sellers has donated Rs one crore to Association for Non- Traditional Employment for Women (ANEW) to set up its new premises at Anna Nagar yesterday.

Philanthropist Basil Sellers makes contribution to Chennai based NGO April 13, 2007

Chennai: Australian philanthropist of Indian origin, Basil Sellers has committed Rs. 1 crore to Chennai based ANEW (Association for Non-Traditional
Employment for Women) – a leading NGO working for the cause of underprivileged women.

Women’s day celebration March 8, 2007

A day for revelry at ANEW saw the girls enthusiastically taking part in Oratorical and Music competitions.
Ms.Usha Sridhar of Interface and Ms.Vinitha of Inner wheel Rotary club judged and interacted with the girls.

Inauguration of car driving training program by Honorable Minister for Social Welfare of Tamil Nadu


Seva Award April 18, 2007

sevaAward_anew We are proud of Mr.Subbaiyan, our Administrative Manager who is selected along with two others for SuchirSeva award given by CIOSA to “Grass Root level Social Workers” for serving the society.

He received the award on the 5th March during “SEVA MELA” at Valluvar kottam. A true Gandhian that he is, spending his entire working life for the cause.

Mr.Subbaiyan, dedicates this award to the Gandhi Peace Foundation, Asha Niketan & ANEW.