04. Don Bosco – DINDIGUL

Profile
St. Francis Xavier Church at Savariyarpalayam was started in 1999. Don Bosco Mission concentrates on family, choosing the individual and providing them education which will in turn bring them employment. Those who are studying are guided towards various careers in education, which gives them better employment .This accomplishes a dignified life, with better standards of living.

Vision of Savariarpalayam
Don Bosco, Savariarpalayam envisions an educationally, economically and politically developed society,  by guiding the youth  to higher education and helping the working men and women find self employment and by imparting quality technical education through the community college  in order to make them the agents of social change in and around
Mission of Savariarpalayam – Dindigul
1. We will empower the youth of Savariarpalayam to find suitable career.
2. We will provide skill training through SHGs to the working men and
women to make them capable of self employment.

3. We will provide quality skill and technical training to the youngsters,  especially the drops outs in and around Dindigul and help them find suitable jobs.

Activities

  1. Community college serves the poor youth by providing training and job placement assistance.
  2. Socio-economic empowerment to poor women through self-help groups and capacity building and income generating training programmes.
  3. Parish and youth services.

Details of Conferers

NAME

ROLES & RESPONS-

IBILITIES

CELL NUMBER

E-MAIL ID

P Alexander Thomas(INM) Dn/La

8939324464

alexatdonbosco@gmail.com

P Antony Rozario Dr: Comm.College

9047379973

rozasdb@gmail.com

P Antonysamy Mathew Ap/Ys: Savariarpalayam

8056454453

mathew148@gmail.com

P Barnabas John Baptist R

9487400736

baptistsdb@gmail.com

S D’Souza Arockia Belaro PT 2

S Jalestin Sunil BSc Pay 3

P Joseph Daniel Pp/Dr:Savariarpalayam

9442630080

danielsdb21@gmail.com

S Kumar Justin BCom CA 3

P Lawrence Britto Ashok V/A/Ys

8939065154

ashoklara@gmail.com

P Puthenkalam Joseph Co

8508166913

 History of Savariarpalayam 

1. Name of the institution: St. Xavier’sChurch, Savariarpalayam
2. Year of starting: 1999
3. Name of the location when it was started: Savariarpalayam
4. Original purpose of the institution: Pastoral work Parish for dalits.
5. Original target group: 100% Dalit Catholics.
6. Original scope of the institution: Parish – Pastoral work, Youth work. Community College – Providing Career Guidance – Employment, Awareness, Neighborhood postulate.

Profile of Savariarpalayam

1. Name of the society registered: The Dindigul Don Bosco
2. Year of starting: 1999
3. Address of the institution: St, Xavier’s Church, Savariarpalayam
                                                   P.O. Box. No.5, Begampur – 624 002.
                                                    Dindigul. Tamil Nadu.
4. Head of the institution :    Fr. Gerard Britto,SDB

 Activities and Programme details :   

 

 

 

S.
No
Name of the Activity Year of Starting No. of.
Beneficiaries Now
Expenses
per year
Funded by Govt., Foreign, Province
1 Community college 2003 84
12,00,000
Province
2 B.C.A 2006 48 15,00,000 Province
3 Youth services  1999 128 5,00,000 Province

 Extensions service :  

S.
No
Name of the Activity Year of Starting No. of.
Beneficiaries Now
Expenses per year
Funded by Govt., Foreign, Province
1 Spoken English Course 2006 50
150000
Province
2 Short term computer courses 2007 60 150000 Province

a.1. Goals of the Institution: 

1. We aim at improving the standard of living of the people of Savariarpalayam by giving them skill training and career guidance.

2. We work towards rehabilitating the drop outs by giving them an over all technical training to them and finding job placement.

a.2. Objectives of the Institution

1. To give a systematic career guidance for the students.

2. To provide need based skill training for the women through SHGs.

3. To provide technical skill training for the men.

4. To give a quality technical skill training for the drop outs.

5. To facilitate job opportunities for the trainees.

Fact Points

Lack of awareness among the people on social issues.

Low levels of literacy among women.

Very less opportunity for formal and technical education.

No organization to provide animation and motivation to strengthen the community.

Local bodies do not have a network leading to sustainable initiatives for the betterment of the society.

Intervention

Night school for 100 drop out children.

Community college for 100 village youth.

Job placement and carrier guidance for 75 rural boys and girls each year.

The Need

Formation and building up of people groups.

Night study centers should be started and intensify its operations.

Comprehensive literacy program for the boys.

Enhancing the technical skills for more number of students.

 Address

Don Bosco Community College

Malappatty Road

Thottunoothu (p.o.)

Dindigul – 624 005

             Phone: 0451 2470299

DINDIGUL: SAVARIARPALAYAM

Address

St Xavier’s Church

Savariarpalayam, P. Box No.5

Begampur (P.O), Dindigul – 624002.