Vaniyar Relief Fund

It was a long felt need for the Vanika Vaisya Community in the State, the constitution of a relief fund. The 58th State Convention of KVVS conducted at Palakkad approved this and the Vaniar Relief Fund was inaugurated on 14-5-2000 by receiving a cheque by Mr. Dhanendrasahu, Hon. Irrigation Minister, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, India.

This Relief Fund will be registered with a definite bye-law and it will be offering assistence to the following category of persons.
  1. Relief assistance for treatment of By-pass Surgery, Cancer, Kidney Transplantation etc. for the really deserving sick people of the community to enable them to get their diseases treated.
  2. Educational scholarships to the deserving students to continue their education.
  3. Financial assistance to deserving widows of the community for marriage of their daughters.
Though the initial amount for starting the relief fund is provided by VVEE Trust, it will also make available the annual interest accuring from a deposit of Rs. 5 lakhs in the bank, to the Re-liefFund.
The Relief Fund will have a governing body consisting of the following persons.
  1. President of KVVS
  2. General Secretary of KVVS
  3. Chaian of VVEE Trust
  4. Secretary of VVEE Trust
  5. A Medical Expert from the community
  6. An educational expert from the community
  7. An outstanding person from the field of social service from our community
  8. Two Members from KVVS State Committee

Governing Body
President S.Kuttappan Chettiar
Kripa, T.C.36/445, Vattiyoorkavu.PO, Trivandrum-13
0471 - 2363290, 2366978 Mob: 9846188870  
Convener K. Viswanatham chettiar,
State Committee Member, Visanth, Ambalamukku,
Peroorkada. Trivandrum
Ph:0471 2434727
Mob: 9447205157
General Secretary, KVVS & Secretary, VVE&E Trust Adv.S.Somasundaram,
Chettithodi, Vakkom.P O, Kadakkavoor,
Mob: 9497692062
Chaian, VVE&E Trust Adv. T A Natarajan
Bahagavathi Vilasam, Aryasala, Thiruvanathapuram - 36
Ph: 0471 2473148
Mob: 9847047534
Medical Expert Dr. K. Subramoniam
Ushus, Judge Road, Karamana, Thiruvananthapuram - 2
Ph:0471 2343439
0471 2344220

Names of Dignitaries who contributed to Vaniar Relief Fund so far:

Name   Amount Contributed
Sri. A. C Thanu
Sangham President
on the eve of his 80th Birthday Celebrations, 2009 Rs.1,00,001/-
Sri. M. M Gopalakrishnan Aiswarya, Chunnamputhara, Palakkad Rs:10000/-
Sri. N. S Bhairavan Nallepally, Palakkad Rs:10000/-
Sri. M.V Ramachandran Ernakulam in memory of his wife Late Andal Ramachandran Rs:10000/-
Smt. P.L Vijayammal Bijili, Vanchiyoor, Trivandrum in memory of her Mother Late Lekshmikutty Ammal, Venjaramood. Rs:10000/-
Sri. A. C Thanu Bhagavath, Karamana, Trivandrum in memory of his wife Late Bhagavathy Ammal, Rs:10000/-
Sri. S. Balakrishnan Aiswarya, Ambalathara, Trivandrum in memory of his Mother K. Ponnammal Rs:10000/-
S. Kumaresan V.V House, Vanikar Street, Balaramapuram,
Trivandrum on the eve of 80th Birthday Celebrations (2009) of
Sri. A. C Thanu, Sangham President