08 LALGUDI – MANAKKAL

08. Don Bosco – LALGUDI-MANAKKAL

Vision of Don Bosco – Lalgudi
 
We, the Salesian community of Manakkal Lalgudi dream and are striving towards the alleviation Of poverty and the realization of the wholistic growth of the youth in Lalgudi taluk and it’s neighborhood.
 
Mission of Don Bosco - Lalgudi
 
The Salesians of Don Bosco Lalgudi envisage working in a systematic way for the youth and the poor people, to effect education, employment, empowerment and social change in and around Lalgudi taluk through spiritual, educational, technical, economical and psychological interventions.
 
Activities
  1. Don Bosco primary school benefits about 197 rural Dalit children with education up to class 10.
  2. Youth are trained in various technical skills such as, welding, advanced welding, motor mechanism, electrician, etc.
  3. Boarding facility to the trainee youth.
  4. Night school for the poor children as supplementary coaching centre.

 Details of Conferers

NAME

ROLES &RESPONS-

IBILITIES

CELL NUMBER

E-MAIL ID

P  Arockisamy Jerald  

A / Tr / Dn

94757304375

arojery@gmail.com

P  Christuraj  Mohan  

V/Hm/Ys

9597884410

mohansdb2000@yahoo.co.in

S  Irudayaraj  Arockiaraj

B.E. CE 3

-

rajarockia26@gmail.com

S  Joseph Henry John  

Asst

-

henrydejose@gmail.com

L  Sagayaraj   

P/La

97873 56461

brosagai@gmail.com

P  Ratnam  Noelraj

R/Pp/Cd

94437 47198

noelrajsdb@sify.com 

S  Soosadimai Prabin 

BA His 3

-

prabinsdb@gmail.com

S   William Robert

B.E. EEE 4

-

sdbjprwilli@yahoo.com

History of Don Bosco – Lalgudi
1.Name of the institution:  Don Bosco, Manakkal, Lalgudi                     
2.Year of starting: 31st may 1986
3.Name of the location when it was started: Manakkal, Lalgudi.
 
Original purpose of the institution :
1. To look after the Parish and School.
2. Welfare of R.C.
3. Education.
Original target group:
1. R.C. faithful.
2. Youth People.
Original scope of the institution :
1.    To animate the catholic communities spiritually and to uplift them educationally and socially.
2.   To serve and animate the young people of the locality.
 
 Presentation of institution history :
1939: Parish.
1951: R.C. Primary School.
1986: Salesians took over the parish (Poovalur & Pinnavasal sub-stations) and the RC school 
1989: Non – formal Agro Tech.
1991: Don Bosco Middle School.
1993: Don Bosco Service station.
1994: Don Bosco I.T.I.
1995: New Parish Church built.
1995: Don Bosco High School.
1996: CFCA and DB night school.
1998: Don Bosco I.T.C.
2000: Arrival of the F.S.J. Sisters.
       : DB driving school
       : DB study circle.
2003: DB Boy’s home.
       : Don Bosco Food aid Project. (Akshaya Patra) mid day meals.
2004: Renovation of the Pinnavasal Church.
2006: DB daily Oratory.
       : DB job Placement Cell & Career Guidance.
                 : DB Centenary Computer Centre.
                 : DB Advanced welding shed.
                 : Commencement of Poovalur Churh’s Renovation.
2007: Zatti Illayor Illam (ZIM) formerly DB boy’s home.
                 : New classrooms for DB ITC : Abdul Kalam Block.
 
Profile of Don Bosco – Lalgudi
1. Name of the society registered : The Lalgudi Don Bosco Society
2. Year of starting                             : 31st May 1986
3. Address of the institution            : Don Bosco Manakkal Lalgudi Trichy – 621 601.
4. Head of the institution                 : Fr.P. Sagaya Francis Pinto
                                                                                                           
Specific objective of the institution:         
  
               1.   Look after the Parish.
               2.   Academic and Technical Education.
               3.   Forming the youth population of the area.

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

MHOC Parish

1986

1539

1,07,009.00

Province & Diocese

2

RC primary school

1951

182

4,95,533.00

Government & Province

3

Don Bosco ITC

1998

178

23,58,114.00

Fee collection, program project, government & private scholarships

4

Don Bosco high school

1995

219

7,88,547.40

Province, Government scholarships & Fee collection 

5

Don Bosco Study Circle

1996

64

2,000.00

House

6

Zatti Illayor Illam (DB boy’s home)

2003

22

91,818.00

House & fee collection

7

Don Bosco Centenary Computer Centre

2006

100

6,000.00

DB ITC & program project

8

Don Bosco daily Oratory

2006

110

54,987.00

House & Program project

9

DB CFCA

1996

40

2,58,000.00

Province CFCA (KANSAS, USA)

10

Night School

1996

140

31,200.00

CFCA & HOUSE

Details of the Sub Centres  :

S.
No

Name of the Activity

Year of Starting

No. of.
Beneficiaries Now

Expenses per year

Funded by Govt.,

Foreign, Province

1

Poovalur & Pinnavasal ( night study.)

1996

40

 

Province CFCA (KANSAS, USA)

2

Poovalur & Pinnavasal Youth Centre

2004

25

 

House &  Program project

Don Bosco Home staffs:

S.
No

Name

Designation

Qualification and Exp.

Years of
Exp. Total

Present Post / No. of. Years

Temporary/ Permanent

Sale Salary/ Consolidated pay

1

Mr. Anthuvan

Accountant

B. Com

16

16

Permanent

 Sale. salary

2

Mrs. Elizabeth

Cook

-

6

6

Temporary

Consolidated pay

DB Boarding staff:

S.
No

Name

Designation

Qualification and Exp.

Years of
Exp. Total

Present Post / No. of. Years

Temporary/ Permanent

Sale Salary/ Consolidated pay

1

Mrs. Esther

Cook

-

4

4

Temporary

Consolidated pay

Socio – Economic Profile of Don Bosco - Lalgudi

Location of the institution :

              District : Trichy

              Taluk : Lalgudi

              Village : Manakkal

              Panchayat : Lalgudi

Geographical area covered by the services of the institution:

               Geographical area in Kms :

                Parish         -     5 Kms   Ele. School              -     1 Km

                School        -     20 Kms    Night School          -     1 km

                ITC            -     35 Kms

Demographic details : 

Caste

Religion

No. of Families

Assets

Occupation

Status

SC 100%

R.C.,TELC,

Hindu, Muslim,

Protestant Sects

 

 

 

 

 

Total 306

Land and animals (few)

Agriculture

Government Jobs (teachers, state and central offices, panchayat offices ),Railway, Army

 

 

 

 

 

Lower Middle Class and below the Poverty line

Major occupation of the target area population:

 1. Agriculture (Coolie) 2. Government Job 3.  Teachers 4. Railways 5. Land Owners  

Ancillary occupation of the target area population:

              1.  Band groups 

Geographical details of the area:

   Major rivers or lakes:

1. PoovalurLake 2. Iyan Vaikkal 3. KoozhiyarRiver 

   Major factories:

1. Kothari Sugar Factory  2. Dalmia Cement Factory. 

   Major Government departments operating:

1. State Highway  2. GovernmentHospital 3. Statistics Office

  Major local feast:

1. Mary Help of Christians 2. St. Xavier 3. St. Joseph

4. Samayapuram Mariamman festival  

5. Anbil. Mariamman festival 

Name the major socio, cultural, economic problem faced by the target area:

              Social:

              1.    Liquor & Gukhas (panparag)                       2.   Caste

              Economical:

              1.    Instability of work                                      2.   Unwilling to work

              Cultural:

              1.    Rich culture which was not appreciated or approved.

              Religion:

              1.    Other Denominations.

Major local resources that can be tapped:

S. No Name Area Remark
1 Personnel Study/ education High
2 Personnel Art talents/ singing / dancing High
3 DB ITC welding production works medium
4 DB ITC (service station) Servicing of automobiles Above medium

SWOT Analysis of Don Bosco – Lalgudi

No. of Confreres:

           Temporarily professed                                                  :         4       

           Perpetually professed                                                   :         3

                             Total                                                                :         7

Socio – Economic Profile of Trichy District Statistics Provided the Government of Tamil Nadu Presented by Vazhikaatti

Area and Population:

i.   Area (Sq. Km.)   4,403.83
ii.  Population 1991 Census 21,96,473
  a. Male Population 11,08,016
  b. Female Population 10,88,457
  c. Rural Population 13,15,869
  d. Urban 8,80,604
iii. Density (Sq. Km.)   499
iv.  Literates   13,15,484
v.   Main Workers    
  a. Total Workers 9,04,857
  b. Male Workers 5,72,644
  c. Female Workers 3,32,213
  d. Rural Workers 6,01,892
  e. Urban Workers 3,02,965
  f. Cultivators 2,28,497
  g. Agri – Labourers 2,84,879
  h. Household Industry 27,674
  i. Other Workers 3,28,969
vi. Non – Workers   12,91,616

Vital Statistics:

Birth 44,963
Death 14,012
Infant Deaths 26
Birth Rate (Per 1000 Population) 19.3
Death Rate (Per 1000 Population) 7.10
Infant Mortality Rate (Per 1000 Live Births)  
Expectation of life at Birth  
Male 64.85
Female 65.20

a.1 Goals of the Institution:

  1. To animate the catholic communities spiritually and to uplift them educationally, economically and socially.
  2. To serve and animate the young people of the locality and to make them agents of social transformation.

a.2. Objectives of the Institution:

  1. To empower the young people
  2. To educate and evangelize the people in and around Lalgudi taluk.

Fact Points

        Prevalence of skilled unemployment of the youth.

        Lack of training opportunity on new advanced technical skills.

        No organization for the youth who are employed in the unorganized sector.

Intervention

        Catering to the education of the children at Lalgudi.

        ITC for boys and training on certain skills.

        Night School for the children from marginalized communities.

The Need

        Training Centre to give advanced technical training for the boys.

        Impart value added school education.

Address              

       Don Bosco

       25, Manakkal

       Lalgudi

       Trichy – 621 601

       Ph: 0431 2541205