The Founder

Lyca’s Gnanam Foundation was founded by Subaskaran Allirajah, the chairman of Lycamobile, and his mother Gnanambikai Allirajah and Co-Founder Mrs.Prema Subaskaran in 2010. The foundation’s vision is a world where all have the skills and opportunities to earn a living and support their families, for a reasonable quality of life.

Lyca’s Gnanam Foundation’s charitable objective is to provide opportunities and skills for marginalised people, to improve their quality of life and to increase their household income. The foundation currently operates in Sri Lanka, India, Sudan, Tanzania, Romania, Pakistan and the Philippines.

The foundation runs programmes focused on livelihood and education as well as responding to emergency appeals. Lyca’s Gnanam Foundation has ambitious plans to grow globally throughout 2014.

About Save the Children

Save the Children works in more than 120 countries. We save children's lives. We fight for their rights. We help them fulfil their potential. For more information visit www.savethechildren.org.uk