SSPGM Valabh Vidyanagar Mandal Trust Fund Update

AT A GLANCE

(Updates as of September 15th, 2003)
SHRI SORATHIA PRAJAPATI VIDYAMANDAL - VALLABH VIDYANAGAR

We are here since 1979-80 in this educational township, The Vallabh Vidyanagar. This township named after Late Deputy Prime Minister of India Sh. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, who inspired Sh. Bhaikaka (an engineer) and Sh. Bhikhakaka (a teacher), who were architects of this Township. Vidyadham Vallabh Vidyanagar is a great place for education. Here we have established Shri S.P. Vidyamandal an Education trust since 1980, where 33 institutions run by Charotar Vidyamandal and many PG courses run by Sardar Patel University. In 1948 Vallabh Vidyanagar,and now in 2000 New Vallabh Vidyanagar getting shape with new scenarios

(A) Progress of our Vidyamandal

(1) Trust's own land: 1000 sq yards
(2) Total assets: Nearly 50 lakhs
(3) Total Fixed deposits: 50.00 lakhs

(B) FD Details Below (Progress as on 09/15/2003)

Sr. Scheme Target FD Fund (Lakhs)
1 Anndan FD Rs 25 Lakhs Rs 7.00
2 Tithidan FD Rs 25 Lakhs Rs 13.01
3 Scholarship FD Rs 25 Lakhs Rs 15.53
4 Maintenance FD Rs 15 Lakhs Rs 4.01
5 Library FD Rs 5 Lakhs Rs 0.20
6 Anamat (Reserve) FD Rs 30 Lakhs Rs 10.28
GRAND TOTAL Rs 125.00 Lakhs Rs 50.03 Lakhs

(C) Memberships W. e. f. 04/01/03

Sr Memberships India Foreign
Rupees Pounds Dollars
1 Yearly Fees 101 21 51
2 Life Member Fees 1500 101 151
3 Donor Member Fees 5001 251 351

(D) History of Vidyamandal

(i)   Trust established in 1980
(ii)  Trust registration No. F/269/Kheda 11/01/1980. New registration No. F/205/Anand, 08/13/2001
(iii) Society registration No. Guj/375/Kheda 11/01/1980. New registration No. Guj./176/Anand, 09/12/2001
(iv)  Constitutions approved on January 26th 1980

(E) Presidents of the Trust and Their Tenure

President From To
1. Prof. (Dr.) Khimjibhai V. Jadav Ph.D. 1/26/1980 10/9/1981
2. Prof. Keshavbhai H. Jadav M.Sc. 10/10/1981 6/30/1984
3. Prof Rameshbhai J. Koria B.E.(M) 7/1/1984 Present Date

(F) Honorary Secretary

1. Prof. Tulsidas B Pankhania M.E.(M), C.Eng, F.I.E. since 4th March 1979

(G) Pioneer Trustee

1. Sh. Trikambhai B. Bhalsod - Add.Collector(Rtd.) BSc(Hons)LLB Ahmedabad Since 26th Jan, 1980.

(H) Life Time Members: All over the World

1. India: 723 6. Norway: 01
2. Africa: 31 7. Sweden: 03
3. Australia: 03 8. UAE: 02
4. Canada: 03 9. USA: 08
5. Mauritius: 02 10. UK: 277

TOTAL: 1053

(I) Tithi Bhojan

Month April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb March Others Total
Usual Meal 09 12 08 09 08 13 07 10 09 11 10 09 08 123
Feast 04 03 03 03 03 04 05 05 03 04 04 04 16 61
Total 13 15 11 12 11 17 12 15 12 15 14 13 24 184

(J) Publications

Annual/Bi-annual reports

Year 1 to year 24 Total reports published no:(1-13), Which includes year 24 (4/01/2002 to 3/31/2003)
report no. 13 is published in September 2003 and copy is already sent to the members and well wishers.

(K) Visit www.sspgm.net

We are now on the web with the courtesy of Shree Sorathia Prajapati Gnati Mandal, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Visit website launched - Chapters - India - Gnatimandals / Trusts in the service of the community.

Contact: shiladhiru@yahoo.com for many more details and inclusion of the profiles of individuals ets.

(L) An appeal

The fellow members, all over the world, are requested to donate generously to strengthen this unique educational trust in service and upliftment of our families since 1980.
Thanking You in anticipation and awaiting your positive response and/or your guidance.

Prof. Tulsidas B. Pankhania
Honorary Secretary

The details regarding trust's schemes for donations are as follows

(1) TRUST'S OBJECTIVES:

Purely educational. Established in 1980. Possesses own building, capacity to provide accommodation to sixty students for higher education from 11th standard to Ph.D courses.

(2) TRUST'S MEMBERSHIPS AND CLASSIFICATION

1. Yearly Member: Rs 101/-
2. Life Member: Rs 1500/-
3. Donor member: 5001/-

(3) TRUST'S PRESENT PROGRESS:

Purchased 1000 sq yard land and constructed building since 1980. Total value worth Rs 50 lakhs approx and fixed deposits of Rs 50 lakhs. Total members as on today are (home 723 + abroad 330) 1053.

(4) TRUST'S PRESENT REQUIREMENTS:

(NOTE: Donations received in any scheme is kept in fixed deposit and interest earned is utilized to help needy students of our community)

1. Tithidaan: Sadu Bhojan - Rs 7500/- and mishtan bhojan Rs 15000/-. Total 184 times a year received against expected 300 times. TARGET: Rs 25 lakhs and received Rs 7 lakhs against target of Rs 25 Lakhs
2. Anna daan: In multiple of Rs 1500, received Rs 7 lakhs against target of Rs 25 lakhs
3. Scholarships 2000: Each in multiple of Rs 51000/-, received 27 and expecting 24 more each one of Rs 51000/-
4. Computers Currently 5 computers are in our computer center and acpecting 5 more and one for office Total in all: 11

(5) DONORS FOR COMPUTERS (TARGET: 10 units Received: 5 units)

1. Rs 30000/- PIII Date - 1/26/1999 DONOR: Mr & Mrs Hirjibhai Valjibhai Jadav - (Ranavav) Mauritius
2. Rs 50000/- PIII Date - 7/30/1999 Complete system DONOR Late Gokalbhai Keshavbhai Pankhania and family (Ranavav)
3. Rs 40000/- PIII with multimedia Date - 3/28/2000 DONOR Mr & Mrs Kanjibhai Jivanbhai Gadher (Ranavav) Hounslow UK
4. Rs 30500/- PIII Date - 7/9/2002 DONOR Mr & Mrs Hirjibhai Valjibhai Jadav (Ranavav) Mauritius
5. Rs 38000/- PIV Date - 2/26/2002 With Internet, email, and mutimedia facilities DONOR MR and Mrs Harishchanra Dahyalal Gohill and family (Ranavav) London UK

(6) SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME - 2000

Sr Donation (Rs) Name of the Donors Native Place (No. of Grants)
1 210,255/- Sh Arjunbhai Rajshibhai Ladva
Smt. Nanduben Arjunbhai Ladva & family
Ranavav London, UK (Four)
2 204,000/- Shri Sorathia Prajapati Gnati Education Trust - Dubai India UAE (Four)
3 101,000/- Late Sh Bhurabhai Bhojabhai Vara
Smt. Vejiben Bhurabhai Vara & Family
Tarsai London, UK (Two)
4 102,000/- Sh Mandubhai Devshibhai Gohil
Smt Amrutben Mandubhai Gohil & family
Ranavav Nakuru, Kenya (Two)
5 102,000/- Sh Manjibhai Savjibhai Parrmar
Late Smt. Valiben Manjibhai Parmar
(Donated by: sh. & Smt. Harjivanbhai M. Parmar
Porbandar Canada (Two)
6 71000/- Smt. Rambhaben Kesavjibhai Dabhi Khorasa (gir) Coventry, UK (One)
7 62000/- Sh, Vrajlal Ramjibhai Gadhia
Smt. Manjulaben Vrajlal Gadhia
Ranavav Leicester (One)
8 55555/- Sh Muljibhai Popatbhai Pankhania
Smt. Gomtiben Muljibhai Pankhania
Patelka/Nairobi London, UK (One)
9 51005/- Late Dr. Sh. Prem G. Ghedia
(Donated by: Smt Damyantiben Prem Ghedia)
Dhanturia Sidney, Australia (One)
10 51000/- Late Smt. Raniben Arjanbhai Vara
(Donated by Sh. Laxmanbhai Arjanbhai Vara)
Ranavav London, UK (One)
11 51000/- Late Sh. Dineshbhai Devrajbhai Vara
(Donated by: Sh. Devrajbhai Hirjibhai Vara)
Ranavav Leceister, UK (One)
12 51000/- Late Sh. Jivanbhai Rajshibhai Gadher
(Donated by: Smt. Jamnaben Jivanbhai Gadher)
Ranavav Surrey, UK (One)
13 51000/- Smt Amrutben Trikambhai Bhalsod Tarsai (A'bad) Navsari (One)
14 51000/- Sh. Jivabhai Ramjibhai Vara Ranavav Birmingham, UK (One)
15 51000/- Late Sh. Rajshibhai Vasrambhai Gadher
Late Smt Kuvarben Rajshibhai Gadher
(Donated by: Sh. Gordhanbhai Rajshibhai Gadher)
Ranavav London, UK (One)
16 51000/- Late Shri Shamjibhai Rudabhai Chavda
(Donated by: Smt. Motiben Shamjibhai Chavda)
Porbandar Bristol, UK (One)
17 51000/- Sh. Manjibhai Harjibhai Bhardwaj
Smt. Paniben Manjibhai Bharadwaj
Junagadh Coventry, UK (One)
18 51000/- Smt. Prabhaben Harjibhai Pankhania Bharwada/Porbandar London, UK (One)

N.B. Target 51 scholarships, each Rs. 51000/- and received as on today Total = 27

(7) DONATION FOR DIWALI / NEW YEAR PRESENTS (Fixed deposit of $1100/-)

1. Rs. 5300 Shri Mohanlal Virjibhai Fatania
Smt. Maniben Mohanlal Fatania
Rana - Kandorana Georgia, USA

Prof. Tulsibhai Becharbhai Pankhania (narive: Rana-Khirsara Dist: Porbandar)
Honorary Secretary
Shri Sorathia Prajapati Vidyamandal Vallabh Vidyanagar - 388120 (India)
Phone: 235352 (hostel), 235316 (residence), 230104 ext. 241 (Office) BVM Eng. college V.V. Nagar