The average wage in Kovalam is £1 a day

Sponsoring a child costs just £14 a month

The Trust supplies 850 school uniforms, twice a year

The Trust supplies 2200 sets of textbooks, twice a year

The Trust funds 67 undergraduate and postgraduate students’ fees

The VMT High School opened in 2013

400 children are sponsored by the Trust’s supporters

The Trust pays for eight teachers

The Trust has made and equipped two sportsgrounds

The Trust has built and equipped a science lab

The library at the High School has 5500 books and DVD equipment

Every penny raised goes to Kovalam. All UK costs are met by the trustees