Tamil Engineers Foundation History

Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund) was formed in later part of 2007 to collectively participate spiritually and morally for the long lasting peace at our home land. This is a non political, non profit and charity focused organisation and committed to help the needy and disadvantaged people.

Our Vision

The establishment and development of "Engineers Charity Fund" as a global caring charity organisation to help the needy and affected people in North and East of Sri Lanka and people living in similar circumstances in other countries.

Our Mission

To provide financial and moral support to help the needy school / university children, orphanage centres, hospitals and other charity organisations in North and east of Sri-Lanka while maintaining strong links with other charity organisations locally and internationally to achieve our vision.

Our Goals

  • Foster and maintain fellowship amongst the Engineers working in Australia and Overseas.
  • Provide financial and material assistance to Tamils living in the North and East and other parts of Sri Lanka.
  • Provide humanitarian assistance to orphanage centres, refugees, war victims and their families living in the North and East and other parts of Sri Lanka.
  • Maintain links with other Engineering Organisations/Associations or similar Associations in Australia and overseas to share and undertake co - ordinated development projects in the North and East and other parts of Sri Lanka.
  • Raise funds through donations from its members and well-wishers, organising concerts and cultural functions, and other activities for the purpose of meeting the stated aims and objectives.
  • Assist engineers migrating to Australia to find a suitable job by assisting them with the preparation of an application.
  • Develop "Engineering Charity Fund" as a global charity organisation to represent Engineers locally and internationally and undertake humanitarian projects to help the needy and disadvantaged people.

Our Values

  • Respect, care and help each other.
  • Maintain honesty, integrity and excellence.
  • Provide moral and financial support to needy and disadvantaged people.
  • Inspiring a legacy of social awareness and compassion.

Latest News/Projects

Donation of Drawing Instrument Boxes to Faculty of Engineering at Kilinochchi - Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund)

Published on 2018-02-12 @ 11:48:00 PM

Tamil Engineers Foundation donated Rs 281,000.00 ($2417.00)to Kilinochchi Faculty of Engineering to provide 50 Drawing Instrument Boxes to 1st year needy studenRead more...

Revolving Loans to 10 Women Headed Families in Mannar Hindu Council of Sri Lanka - Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund)

Published on 2018-02-12 @ 06:31:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation provided Rs324,000.00 ($2700.00) to Hindu Council of Sri Lanka to implement Revolving Loans (Rs30000 per family) to 10 deserving families in Mannar area. These loans were provided to war widows so that they could get involved in business, home gardening, sewing, dairy farming or any other activities, that will generate an income for their living. These loans (no interest) will be recovered in a 12 months period and will be given to another 10 families to enhance their livelihood. Read more...

Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund) - Donation to Prema Vasam @ Madras (Home for mentally & physically challenged children)

Published on 2018-01-29 @ 03:06:00 AM

TEF recently made donation to Prema Vasam (http://www.premavasam.org) of Madras, India (Home for the mentally & physically challenged and less fortunate children).Read more...

Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund) - 2017 Newsletter

Published on 2018-01-29 @ 03:54:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation undertook many charitable activities during 2017. The total collection received in 2017 is approximately $111,500, which enabled us to assist the needy in our homeland.Read more...

Thai Pongal Villa at Sydney Murugan Temple - 2018 - Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund)

Published on 2018-01-22 @ 09:37:00 AM

We are glad that many of you participated in the Thai Pongal Day activities at Sydney Murugan Temple on 14th Jan (Sunday). The activities i.e. bajan, lunch and evening prasatham progressed very well and was well coordinated. The lunch (Rice with 5 Vegetable Curries, Pappadam & Payasam) was served to approximately 1750 devotees and the evening prasatham ( Kadalai ) was also served to many devotees.It was indeed a great accomplishment.Read more...

Tamil Engineers Foundation (Engineers Charity Fund) - Provision of Clothing to 50 Children at 3 Orphanages at Trincomalee

Published on 2017-12-14 @ 09:15:00 AM

Tamil Engineers Foundation provided Rs 213,000.00 ($2000.00) to "Livelihood Trincomalee" to distribute new clothes to 50 children from the following three orphanages in Trincomalee area.Read more...