BUILDING A LEGACY
BRICK BY BRICK
HOW WE HELP
The Opportunity School in Chennai, India, is 50 years old.
This wonderful vocational school and dormitory for poor special needs children needs renovation.
We have completed the renovation of the 1st building and lifted it 5 feet!
WE NEED YOUR HELP to fund the renovation of the 2nd and 3rd buildings.
WHAT WE DO
The Supporters of the Opportunity School for special needs children (SOSMC)
was founded to raise funding for the Opportunity School building in Chennai, India.
SOSMC, located in the heart of Dallas, Texas,
is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) charity registered in the United States.
The Opportunity School needs the renovation due to damage from flooding throughout the years.
Kasthuri Devaraj has devoted her life to the school. She joined in 1978 as a teacher and has been working selflessly since. She was awarded the Bharat Excellence award in June 2015, and in December 2016, she won the Mother Teresa Sadbhavana Award. In 2019, the Opportunity School received the Best Institution Award from the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.
“KINDNESS IS THE LANGUAGE WHICH THE DEAF CAN HEAR AND THE BLIND CAN SEE”
- Mark Twain