The 7th school compound, constructed and supported by the Cuomo Foundation in the region of Tamil Nadu, South India since 2001, will be officially inaugurated on June 20th, 2019. An ambitious and unprecedented project, this innovative flagship school is poised to leave a durable impact in the rural remote village of Mambakkam, located 40 km southwest of Chennai.

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My Way, The Painting Competition

The Cuomo Foundation has launched its first Painting Competition in India and this year the title is MY WAY. The event is open to all the pupils, scholarship students and teachers attending schools in K.G. Kandigai, Kovalam and Sendivakkam supported by the Cuomo...

Elena Cuomo Scholarship Program (ECSP)

The ECSP was established in 2014 to assist academically bright young girls to continue in higher studies. It is open to all 10th standard female pupils attending Cuomo Foundation supported Schools in Tamil Nadu, India. For the academic year 2014-2015, the first...

Flagship School in Tamil Nadu Gets The Go-ahead…

In January 2015, Mrs Maria Elena Cuomo and senior members of the Foundation met in the Monaco headquarters to finalise the plans of the proposed new Building for the Amala Annai Hr Sec School, Mambakkam. The architect Mr Maria Alphonse Sagayadoss (Perpetual Builders)...

Kudos to Sendivakkam Boxers

Three students from the R.C. Higher Sec. School of Sendivakkam won recognition at the State-level Boxing Championship held on November 28th, 2015 in Selam, Tamil Nadu. During this hard-fought competition, the 9th standard pupil Ms Sumithra placed herself 3rd in her...

Work on Schedule for Green School Project

The Amala Annai High School is being rebuilt and relocated a little distance from its current location. Work began in 2015 and is currently halfway to completion to open mid 2017. This ambitious project will provide school buildings and grounds for 800 secondary...

Mambakkam’s New School Complex

The inauguration of the new "green" school of Mambakkam is approaching. Designed by a local architect and competing for the LEED award from the Indian Green Building Council, this building has a capacity of 800 students. Most of the materials used and the entire...

Meeting His Holiness Pope Francis

© Servizio Fotografico de "L'O.R." 00120 CITTA DEL VATICANO Roshan Susairaj, accompanied by his mother Sujatha and his sister Jenifer, visited Rome between 16 and 19 May 2017. The program, organized by the Foundation, was part of the educational project initiated for...

Young Indian Fellow Qualifies for Engineering Studies

Miss Amala Gangatharan-Ponnamma, a high school student from the Foundation-Funded St. Charles Higher Secondary School, K.G.Kandigai, is a Fellow of the Elena Cuomo Scholarship Program since 2015. She was a brilliant student this year in the Higher Secondary...

Climate Change Awareness in Mambakkam (India)

Photo: Mme Maria Elena Cuomo, M. Francisco A. Diaz Lison et Mme Sarah Lieberson avec le Dr. R. Nagarajan et Mme Vidhiya Saravanan de l'Indian Institute of Technology Madras - Chennai, 7 Juillet 2017 As part of the future partnership between the Foundation and the...

Climate Change Awareness in Mambakkam (India)

Photo: Ms. Maria Elena Cuomo, Mr. Francisco A. Diaz Lison and Ms. Sarah Lieberson with Dr. R. Nagarajan and Ms. Vidhiya Saravanan of the Indian Institute of Technology Madras at a work session - Chennai, July 7, 2017 As part of the future partnership between the...

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