The Gnanam Foundation provides funds for the poorest areas of the world and for those in most need of help.
We aim to improve lives on an individual, family and community basis and we base our projects on the ‘teach a man to fish’ model, ensuring long-term stability rather than temporary improvements. We do this by helping communities gain independence by providing them with shelter, medical care and safety and by developing their skills.
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As informed earlier the lyca village development with 150 house construction at sinnadampan Rasipuram village is steadily progressing and 66 houses are nearing completion. Phase two of lyca village development for the balance 84 houses will be constructed at newly allocated 40 acres of land at parasankulam village, puliyankulam. ...Read More
As announced by the great philanthropist Hon. Subaskaran Allirajah during his visit to Sri Lanka to construct 150 houses for relocation of internally displaced people currently living at Poonthoddam IDP camp in the Vavuniya commenced in 2015.The government agent of Vavuniya identify the land suitable for construction activities a...Read More
Lyca’s Gnanam Foundation has embarked on an ambitious project in order to better the lives of those in Sri Lanka. We have called this the livelihood project and aim to help many disadvantaged individuals out of their plight by providing them with sustainable skills for a better future. We will be providing educational assistanc...Read More
We have chosen to collaborate with the Damilola Taylor Trust in order to fund the building of a Library in Nigeria. The library will be built near a primary school, meaning that thousands of children will have access to numerous resources that will help broaden their knowledge. This project seeks to solve the problem of the lack ...Read More
The projects that we have initiated, supported and been involved in include: The ongoing funding of 585 orphans in Sri Lanka. We provide these children with an education and safe and secure housing. It is imperative that these children feel that they have the opportunities to excel and we have high ambitions for them to be suc...Read More
Lyca’s Gnanam Foundation has joined forces with Muslim Aid to fund the building of a well in Sudan that will help hundreds of neighbouring families. We are very aware that in third world countries such as Sudan, there are major issues with their water supply and therefore feel that it is very important to help those who do not ...Read More