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BWDA works for…

“A poverty free, prosperous, equitable and sustainable society.”

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Senior Citizen Programme – Dec 2016

Honouring Senior Citizens of Chennai, Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram Districts

Date : 12.12.2016

Venue: Kamaraj Arangam, Tenyampet, Chennai

To celebrate our 31-year journey, we at BWDA have decided to honour our senior citizens who have contributed to the welfare of the society in innumerable unique ways. BWDA will honour 2000 octogenarians (senior citizens who completed the age of 80) and above of Chennai, Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram Districts on 12.12.2016 at Kamaraj Arangam, Teynampet, Chennai – 18 at 10.00 am. Similar events have been organised for senior citizens of Villupuram, Cuddalore and Pondicherry and Kanyakumari Districts and 725 senior citizens were honoured in two events conducted on 19.07.2015 and 21.03.2015.

For further details or registration contact : Mr.M.JeevaKumar, Coordinator, BWDA,

Address:No16, Murphy square, VGP 1st cross street, GST road, Near mount manor hotel, St.Thomas Mount-600 016

Phone:044-22330344 ; Mobile:+91-9600187922 ;

BWDA is an NGO and looks forward to your help and financial support to honour our senior citizens. We appeal to business houses, institutions, corporate & individuals to contribute generously in full or partly by material/ cash/cheque/ DD. Details of the requirements are given below:

S.No Items Cost per head Total Cost Remarks
(2000 members)
1 King turban for 2000 citizens Rs.200 Rs.400000
2 Individual Memento with senior citizen’s photo Rs.200 Rs.400000
3 Bed sheet for 2000 citizens Rs.250 Rs.500000
4 Inner Wear Rs.100 Rs.200000 Sponsored
5 Fruits
5.1.sweet lime 1kg =60*2000 Rs.60 Rs.120000 ½kg Rs.60 Rs.120000
5.3.seedless black grapes ½kg Rs.75 Rs.150000
5.4.Fruit bowl with gift pack Rs.60 Rs.120000
6 Health Food
6.1.Oats ½ Kg Rs.95 Rs.190000
6.2.Aval 1Kg Rs.60 Rs.120000
6.3.Dates ½ Kg Rs.100 Rs.200000
6.4.Marie Gold Rs.14 Rs.28000
7 Flask Rs.200 Rs.400000
8 Walking Stick Rs.150 Rs.300000
9 Brief Case Rs.400 Rs.800000
10 Other expenses – Food to all, Travel, Advertisement, Rent, etc., Rs.300 Rs.600000
  Total Rs.2324 Rs.4648000


Those who donate more than Rs.50000 , their logo will be exhibited at the programme. We humbly request you to donate generously and attend the programme as one of the guests of honour. All contributions will be acknowledged with respect and gratitude. Donations are exempted under the 80G Act of Income Tax.

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We seek your support and presence to make this event a success.

Senior Citizen Programme

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BWDA initiated the School Programme in 2003 at Ras...
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To promote technical education among the marginali...
BWDA Arts & Science College
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'.......whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’- Holy Bible, Matthew 25:40

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