Name : My name is Arun
Age	: I am 8 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 2nd STD
Hobbies	: I like playing football with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Police Officer”
Backstory: I was brought in by my motherI have two elder brothers. My house is beside the railway track. I lost my right leg from the knee down due to a train accident. My irresponsible parents tied me with a rope on my hip and went out for their earnings. By then my knee got infected and swollen up due to improper care.Charis foundation found me and gave me good treatment in Ramachandra hospital.My leg was amputated and now I go to school with my artificial leg. My father is a drunkard. My mother poured kerosene on her body and she died. Now Petra House takes care of my basic requirements,education and medical treatments.
Now I am very happy and safe. I play in the junior football team. I want to become a Police Officer. I need regular guidance and support to achieve this goal.
Name : My name is Arun
Age : I am 8 years old
Standard : I am studying in 2nd STD
Hobbies : I like playing football with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: I was brought in by my mother
I have two elder brothers. My house is beside the railway track. I lost my right leg from the knee down due to a train accident. My irresponsible parents tied me with a rope on my hip and went out for their earnings. By then my knee got infected and swollen up due to improper care.Charis foundation found me and gave me good treatment in Ramachandra hospital.My leg was amputated and now I go to school with my artificial leg. My father is a drunkard. My mother poured kerosene on her body and she died. Now Petra House takes care of my basic requirements,education and medical treatments. Now I am very happy and safe. I play in the junior football team. I want to become a Police Officer. I need regular guidance and support to achieve this goal.
Name : My name is Shiva S
Age	: I am 8 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 2nd STD
Hobbies	: I like playing football
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: My father deserted my mother. My mother is working in an institution where boys are not allowed. We don’t have a house and my mother was unable to send me to school. My Uncle Michel told my mother about Petra House where we have food, education and a hopeful future.
Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police Officer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Shiva S
Age : I am 8 years old
Standard : I am studying in 2nd STD
Hobbies : I like playing football
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: My father deserted my mother. My mother is working in an institution where boys are not allowed. We don’t have a house and my mother was unable to send me to school. My Uncle Michel told my mother about Petra House where we have food, education and a hopeful future. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police Officer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Avinash
Age	: I am 8 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 4th STD
Hobbies	: I like kabaddi and tig/tag
Aspiration: I want to become in the   “Military”
Backstory: I was brought by a pastor. I have one elder brother who resides with me. My father died due to cancer. After my father’s death we went through financial crisis and my mother was unable to send us to school or provide our basic needs. Through P.P Job Director of a school in Coimbatore we came to know about Petra House. Here we have everything we need; food, education, basic needs and secure hope for the future.
Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. I also like coloring and drawing. My favorite food is lemon rice. My aim is to be in the Military. I need continuous guidance and love. Please sponsor me to reach my goals and live an effective and fruitful life.
Name : My name is Avinash
Age : I am 8 years old
Standard : I am studying in 4th STD
Hobbies : I like kabaddi and tig/tag
Aspiration: I want to become in the “Military”
Backstory: I was brought by a pastor. I have one elder brother who resides with me. My father died due to cancer. After my father’s death we went through financial crisis and my mother was unable to send us to school or provide our basic needs. Through P.P Job Director of a school in Coimbatore we came to know about Petra House. Here we have everything we need; food, education, basic needs and secure hope for the future. Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. I also like coloring and drawing. My favorite food is lemon rice. My aim is to be in the Military. I need continuous guidance and love. Please sponsor me to reach my goals and live an effective and fruitful life.
Name : My name is Madhan A
Age	: I am 10 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 5th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing carom board with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: I have one elder brother and one younger brother, both of them staying with me in Petra House. My Father was a drunkard. He has seasonal jobs. My mother poured kerosene on her body and she died. Vision Rescue Team, that is the Mobile School of Charis Foundation came to know about my family and they told me about Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a good future. I came to this home on 16th June 2016. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police Officer. This can be achieved through my hard work but I need your help to reach this goal too.
Name : My name is Madhan A
Age : I am 10 years old
Standard : I am studying in 5th STD
Hobbies : I like playing carom board with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: I have one elder brother and one younger brother, both of them staying with me in Petra House. My Father was a drunkard. He has seasonal jobs. My mother poured kerosene on her body and she died. Vision Rescue Team, that is the Mobile School of Charis Foundation came to know about my family and they told me about Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a good future. I came to this home on 16th June 2016. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police Officer. This can be achieved through my hard work but I need your help to reach this goal too.
Name : My name is Manoj G
Age	: I am 7 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 2th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket!
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Police Officer”
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MANOJ G
9 years old
	Name	: My name is Manoj G
Age	: I am 7 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 2th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket!
Aspiration	: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory	: One day my father and mother argued and fought with one another,my father abandoned our family home. As a result of that incident my mother suffered from mental illness and was institutionalized.  I was staying with my grandmother, but she was unable to provide me with food, education and basic requirements. So my Panchayath President recommended me to Petra House where we have food, education and a hopeful and positive future.
Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police Officer. Therefore, good support for studies and education, plus my hard dedication will help to achieve this career.
Name : My name is Manoj G
Age : I am 7 years old
Standard : I am studying in 2th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket!
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: 5 MANOJ G 9 years old Name : My name is Manoj G Age : I am 7 years old Standard : I am studying in 2th STD Hobbies : I like playing cricket! Aspiration : I want to become a “Police Officer” Backstory : One day my father and mother argued and fought with one another,my father abandoned our family home. As a result of that incident my mother suffered from mental illness and was institutionalized. I was staying with my grandmother, but she was unable to provide me with food, education and basic requirements. So my Panchayath President recommended me to Petra House where we have food, education and a hopeful and positive future. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police Officer. Therefore, good support for studies and education, plus my hard dedication will help to achieve this career.
Name : My name is Benhanaan
Age	: I am 11 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 6th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Pastor ”
Backstory: I was brought by my father. I have one younger sister who is also in our shelter. My father was not able to work due to health issues. My mother had to take care of a big family where she was unable to go to work. Although, my parents wished to give me better education, they were helpless to provide our needs. My father’s church recommended me to Petra House which offered me the basic requirements, and education for a good future.
Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra House. To achieve the ambition I need your support and sponsorship.
Name : My name is Benhanaan
Age : I am 11 years old
Standard : I am studying in 6th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a “Pastor ”
Backstory: I was brought by my father. I have one younger sister who is also in our shelter. My father was not able to work due to health issues. My mother had to take care of a big family where she was unable to go to work. Although, my parents wished to give me better education, they were helpless to provide our needs. My father’s church recommended me to Petra House which offered me the basic requirements, and education for a good future. Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra House. To achieve the ambition I need your support and sponsorship.
Name : My name is Manikandan N
Age	: I am 11 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 7th STD
Hobbies	: I like kabaddi, cricket and football
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Engineer”
Backstory: My father and motherhad seasonal jobs and they earn a low income. One day my mother fell ill and was not able to go to work. My father being the only one with a job was unable to provide us with food, education and basic requirements. Sajeev who is the volunteer of Petra House came to know about my family and recommended me to Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a bright future.
Now I am very happy. I like to play cricket and badminton with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become an Engineer. Through your support and help I can achieve my aim to become a Scientist.
Name : My name is Manikandan N
Age : I am 11 years old
Standard : I am studying in 7th STD
Hobbies : I like kabaddi, cricket and football
Aspiration: I want to become a “Engineer”
Backstory: My father and motherhad seasonal jobs and they earn a low income. One day my mother fell ill and was not able to go to work. My father being the only one with a job was unable to provide us with food, education and basic requirements. Sajeev who is the volunteer of Petra House came to know about my family and recommended me to Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a bright future. Now I am very happy. I like to play cricket and badminton with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become an Engineer. Through your support and help I can achieve my aim to become a Scientist.
Name : My name is Poovarasan
Age	: I am 11 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 6th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket, Karam and football 
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: My father died and my mother is jobless. My mother was not able to provide for my needs. My mother’s friend Jyothi told us about Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a positive future.
Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police officer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Poovarasan
Age : I am 11 years old
Standard : I am studying in 6th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket, Karam and football
Aspiration: I want to become a “Police Officer”
Backstory: My father died and my mother is jobless. My mother was not able to provide for my needs. My mother’s friend Jyothi told us about Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a positive future. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Police officer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Devendran
Age	: I am 13 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 8th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket and football with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Mechanical Engineer ”
Backstory: When I was small, my father died due to a snake bite. After my father’s death my mother was unable to provide us with food, education and basic requirements. I have one elder brother, who also resides with me in our shelter. So my uncle recommended us to Petra House where we have food, education and the security of a positive future.
Now I am very happy.I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house.My aim is to become a Mechanical Engineer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Devendran
Age : I am 13 years old
Standard : I am studying in 8th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket and football with my friends
Aspiration: I want to become a “Mechanical Engineer ”
Backstory: When I was small, my father died due to a snake bite. After my father’s death my mother was unable to provide us with food, education and basic requirements. I have one elder brother, who also resides with me in our shelter. So my uncle recommended us to Petra House where we have food, education and the security of a positive future. Now I am very happy.I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house.My aim is to become a Mechanical Engineer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Bharath A
Age	: I am 10 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 6th STD
Hobbies	: I like cricket and volley balll
Aspiration: I want to become a “Pilot”
Backstory: I have two younger brothers, both of them staying with me in Petra House. My Father was a drunkard. He has seasonal jobs. He only had a low income. My mother poured kerosene on her body and she died. Vision Rescue Team, that is the Mobile School of Charis Foundation came to know about my family and they told me about Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a bright future. I came to this home on 16th June 2016. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Pilot. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Bharath A
Age : I am 10 years old
Standard : I am studying in 6th STD
Hobbies : I like cricket and volley balll
Aspiration: I want to become a “Pilot”
Backstory: I have two younger brothers, both of them staying with me in Petra House. My Father was a drunkard. He has seasonal jobs. He only had a low income. My mother poured kerosene on her body and she died. Vision Rescue Team, that is the Mobile School of Charis Foundation came to know about my family and they told me about Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a bright future. I came to this home on 16th June 2016. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a Pilot. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Saravanan C
Age	: I am 15 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 10th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket with my friends, and reading books
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Civil Engineer”
Backstory: : When I was small, my father died due to a snake bite. After my father’s death my mother was unable to provide us with food, education and basic requirements. I have one younger brother, who also resides with me in our shelter. So my uncle recommended us to Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a good future.
Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a civil Engineer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Saravanan C
Age : I am 15 years old
Standard : I am studying in 10th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket with my friends, and reading books
Aspiration: I want to become a “Civil Engineer”
Backstory: : When I was small, my father died due to a snake bite. After my father’s death my mother was unable to provide us with food, education and basic requirements. I have one younger brother, who also resides with me in our shelter. So my uncle recommended us to Petra House where we have food, education and hope for a good future. Now I am very happy. I like to play different games with my friends in Petra house. My aim is to become a civil Engineer. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals.
Name : My name is Saravanavel S
Age	: I am 14 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 10th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket and football with my friends.
Aspiration: I want to become a “Civil Engineer”
Backstory: I was brought to Petra house by my uncle. I have one younger sister who also resides in our shelter. My father drinks and abuses us physically. He always has knife with him and I always heard him say that “I will kill all three of you and I will also kill myself”.Due to fear, my uncle, with the consent of my mother, joined me in Petra house which offered me comfort, nourishing food, education and the possibilities of a secure future.
Now I am very happy and safe. I like to play different games with the children here. I want to become a Civil Engineer.I need continuous guidance and care. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals in life.
Name : My name is Saravanavel S
Age : I am 14 years old
Standard : I am studying in 10th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket and football with my friends.
Aspiration: I want to become a “Civil Engineer”
Backstory: I was brought to Petra house by my uncle. I have one younger sister who also resides in our shelter. My father drinks and abuses us physically. He always has knife with him and I always heard him say that “I will kill all three of you and I will also kill myself”.Due to fear, my uncle, with the consent of my mother, joined me in Petra house which offered me comfort, nourishing food, education and the possibilities of a secure future. Now I am very happy and safe. I like to play different games with the children here. I want to become a Civil Engineer.I need continuous guidance and care. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals in life.
Name : My name is Praveen E
Age	: I am 16 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 11th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket with my friends, and reading books
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Marine Engineer”
Backstory: : I was brought by my mother’s friend. I am from the village of kadapakkam. I have one elder sister who is also in our shelter. When I was small I lost my father due to an accident in the sea. After my father’s death, my mother could not meet the basic requirements for us. My mother sells fish and has a small income. She wished to send me to school but was unable to provide me with proper education. Seeing my mother’s miserable state my mother’s friend recommended us to Petra House. To avoid further suffering my mother came and requested to admit me in Petra House which offered me comfort, companionship, nourishing food, education and the possibility of a secure future.
Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play cricket.My aim is to become a Marine Engineer. I need continuous guidance and care; this can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals in life.
Name : My name is Praveen E
Age : I am 16 years old
Standard : I am studying in 11th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket with my friends, and reading books
Aspiration: I want to become a “Marine Engineer”
Backstory: : I was brought by my mother’s friend. I am from the village of kadapakkam. I have one elder sister who is also in our shelter. When I was small I lost my father due to an accident in the sea. After my father’s death, my mother could not meet the basic requirements for us. My mother sells fish and has a small income. She wished to send me to school but was unable to provide me with proper education. Seeing my mother’s miserable state my mother’s friend recommended us to Petra House. To avoid further suffering my mother came and requested to admit me in Petra House which offered me comfort, companionship, nourishing food, education and the possibility of a secure future. Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play cricket.My aim is to become a Marine Engineer. I need continuous guidance and care; this can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to achieve my goals in life.
Name : My name is Ajith Kumar C
Age	: I am 16 years old
Standard	: I am studying I.T.I.
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket with my friends, and watching movies
Aspiration: I want to become an “AC Mechanic”
Backstory: : My mother died when I was 8 yrs old. After then my father could not go to work as he had to take care of myself and my sister. I dipped in and out of school and was mostly with my friends on the street.A friend of my father who understood that I needed personal care took me to the Petra House where I was given the basic requirements such as, comfort, education and the possibility of a secure future.
Now I am happy and safe. I enjoy playing cricket. I would like to be an AC Mechanic. I need continuous help and guidance to reach this goal in life.
Name : My name is Ajith Kumar C
Age : I am 16 years old
Standard : I am studying I.T.I.
Hobbies : I like playing cricket with my friends, and watching movies
Aspiration: I want to become an “AC Mechanic”
Backstory: : My mother died when I was 8 yrs old. After then my father could not go to work as he had to take care of myself and my sister. I dipped in and out of school and was mostly with my friends on the street.A friend of my father who understood that I needed personal care took me to the Petra House where I was given the basic requirements such as, comfort, education and the possibility of a secure future. Now I am happy and safe. I enjoy playing cricket. I would like to be an AC Mechanic. I need continuous help and guidance to reach this goal in life.
Name : My name is L. Lakshmana
Age	: I am 9 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 4th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cricket and karam
Aspiration: I want to be a  “Doctor”
Backstory: My mother eloped and abandoned us, this caused us to move in with my father’s sister. During this time the family suffered with poverty and could not afford the basic care we needed. After this we discovered about Petra house and we were put into the home. I am very happy here and I like to play with my new brothers, I am provided with basic needs such as shelter, food and education.  playing cricket is my favorite! One day I would like to become a doctor so I can help others, the only way I can do this is with your help and sponsorship.
Name : My name is L. Lakshmana
Age : I am 9 years old
Standard : I am studying in 4th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cricket and karam
Aspiration: I want to be a “Doctor”
Backstory: My mother eloped and abandoned us, this caused us to move in with my father’s sister. During this time the family suffered with poverty and could not afford the basic care we needed. After this we discovered about Petra house and we were put into the home. I am very happy here and I like to play with my new brothers, I am provided with basic needs such as shelter, food and education. playing cricket is my favorite! One day I would like to become a doctor so I can help others, the only way I can do this is with your help and sponsorship.
Name : My name is Illayaraja D
Age	: I am 16 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 11th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing football with my friends
Aspiration: I want to be in the  “Military”
Backstory: I was brought by my school teacher. I have one elder sister and one younger brother. When I was small my father deserted me and my mother was mentally challenged, there was no one to take care of us. I was admitted into Petra House, where I was offered food, education, basic needs and a secure hope for the future.
Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play football and different games with my friends in Petra house. My ambition is to get into the Military. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to reach my goals in life.
Name : My name is Illayaraja D
Age : I am 16 years old
Standard : I am studying in 11th STD
Hobbies : I like playing football with my friends
Aspiration: I want to be in the “Military”
Backstory: I was brought by my school teacher. I have one elder sister and one younger brother. When I was small my father deserted me and my mother was mentally challenged, there was no one to take care of us. I was admitted into Petra House, where I was offered food, education, basic needs and a secure hope for the future. Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play football and different games with my friends in Petra house. My ambition is to get into the Military. This can be achieved through sponsorship and guidance which will help me to reach my goals in life.
Name : My name is Ashish Kumar
Age	: I am 12 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 7th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing musical instrument like the drums and playing karam
Aspiration: I want to become a  “Mechanical Engineer”
Backstory: I have one younger brother who also resides with me in the shelter. My father died due to cancer. After my father’s death we went through financial crisis and my mother was unable to send us to school or provide for our basic needs. Through P.P Job Director of a school in Coimbatore we came to know about Petra House. Here we have everything we need such as, food, education, basic needs and a secure hope for the future.
Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play football and different games with my friends in Petra house. I also like coloring and drawing. My aim is to be a Mechanical Engineer. I need continuous guidance and love. This can be achieved through your sponsorship of me.
Name : My name is Ashish Kumar
Age : I am 12 years old
Standard : I am studying in 7th STD
Hobbies : I like playing musical instrument like the drums and playing karam
Aspiration: I want to become a “Mechanical Engineer”
Backstory: I have one younger brother who also resides with me in the shelter. My father died due to cancer. After my father’s death we went through financial crisis and my mother was unable to send us to school or provide for our basic needs. Through P.P Job Director of a school in Coimbatore we came to know about Petra House. Here we have everything we need such as, food, education, basic needs and a secure hope for the future. Now I feel very happy and safe. I like to play football and different games with my friends in Petra house. I also like coloring and drawing. My aim is to be a Mechanical Engineer. I need continuous guidance and love. This can be achieved through your sponsorship of me.
Name : My name is S. Raman
Age	: I am 9 years old
Standard	: I am studying in 4th STD
Hobbies	: I like playing cabode, running and basketball
Aspiration: I want to be a “Police Officer”
Backstory: My mother eloped and abandoned us, this caused us to move in with my father’s sister. During this time the family suffered with poverty and could not afford the basic care we needed. After this we discovered about Petra house and we were put into the home. I am very happy here and I like to play with my new brothers, I am provided with basic needs such as shelter, food and education. I love to play basketball and also like to run. One day I would like to be a Police Officer so I may be able to make a difference.
Name : My name is S. Raman
Age : I am 9 years old
Standard : I am studying in 4th STD
Hobbies : I like playing cabode, running and basketball
Aspiration: I want to be a “Police Officer”
Backstory: My mother eloped and abandoned us, this caused us to move in with my father’s sister. During this time the family suffered with poverty and could not afford the basic care we needed. After this we discovered about Petra house and we were put into the home. I am very happy here and I like to play with my new brothers, I am provided with basic needs such as shelter, food and education. I love to play basketball and also like to run. One day I would like to be a Police Officer so I may be able to make a difference.