Life after drop out-Tutorial center
Ms.R.Selvi,18year old girl from Mangalapuram. Mangalapuram is a village which has 300 people in total. Main occupation of that village is Agriculture .Mostly the people in the village used to go to gardening daily. 170 people belong to scheduled caste arundhadhiyar and other belongs to gounder community.
Her father Mr.Raman and mother Mrs.Rangamma are doing garden work to get daily wage. Her father is a alcohol addicted person. Selvi’s younger sister, Ms.Suganya studying 8th standard in government school which is located at Makkinankombai. Her family’s monthly income is Rs.6500.
“My father and mother would fight whenever I sit to study, thus I lost my interest to study and discontinued my education.”
Ms.Selvi finished her 10th standard in a government school which is located at Makkinankombai. Then she went to Kasivalayam government school to do her higher secondary. Also as she frequently got ill, she was irregular to school. So she was unable to concentrate on her studies. Then she failed in two subjects in public examination.
The motivator of READ encouraged her to continue her studies. So READ helped her to join in AEC tutorial center which is located at Sathyamangalam. READ paid Rs.3000 for her studies. Now she is continuing her studies happily with the help of READ.
“I think I am very blessed to get financial support from READ”