ANEW Press Room - 2008

Kalki Article Nov 9, 2008


"Every challenge is an opportunity" Sept 21, 2008

vjiayAmritrajAtAnew It was a pleasant surprise for the students of the Association for Non-Traditional Employment for Women (ANEW) who are pursuing courses in home nursing, computer education, driving and house keeping at it's centre in Anna Nagar.

It not only gives training but also takes care of the placements too for these girls. Till now, 3565 girls have been trained in various fields. The ANEW started a course on tally and accounting from 5 October.

Women drivers go places May 24, 2008

WomenDriverGoPlacesSmall Chennai: Priya finished school and started work, almost immediately, as a telephone operator. “It was so boring to sit around all day and answering calls so I started looking out for something else to do” says the vivacious 21- year- old. She spent three months learning how to drive and is now a driver from an NGO. “This is much more interesting” she says. “I get to drive all kind of vehicles and meet different people everyday.”

Women drives into a male bastion, in an ambulance April 30, 2008

ambulanceSmall She looks some what incongruous in her seat of occupation. Skinny dressed in a khaki shirt over a salwar –kameez, 27 years old D Kayalvizhi is the first women ambulance driver at the Government General Hospital, and possibly the first in the city.

An Evening Of Enchantment March 10, 2008

enchantmentSmall Music and magic, both charmed the audience alike at the fundraiser event put together by ANEW, an NGO working for unprivileged women.

ANEW Fundraiser on March 1 February 28, 2008

fundraiserSmall Association for Non- Traditional Employment for Women (ANEW) will be hosting a fundraiser on March 1 at Hotel Savera. Magic show by illusion artist Dhayanidhi and music by Ritwik & Roshan will be the main attraction of the show.