Anoop Anand Charitable trust was started in May 2012 in memory of late Mr Anoop Anand, who passed away on 6 March 2011.
Anoop studied at Chinamaya Vidyalaya, Chennai and L & T Institute of Technology, Powai, Mumbai,prior to pursuing Engineering degree in Electronics and Telecommunications at RMIT, Melbourne Australia. Anoop enjoyed travelling, adventurous activities, sports especially cricket and Australian Rules football, mountain climbing and volunteering for charitable organisations. Anoop volunteered at various orphanages in and around Africa.
In memory of Anoop’s interests in charity, his family has opened the trust to support financially deprivedIn memory of Anoop’s interests in charity, his family has opened the trust to support financially deprived families needing medical, study and other basic survival assistance. Anoop’s friends and acquaintances are aware of his kind and warm nature and passion to help others. They have been supporting the trust financially and emotionally since it started.
The trust has seven board members and the key personnel involved in active management and daily operations of the trust are Ms Sarala Anand (Director), Ms Hema Manu Anand (Managing Trustee) and Ms Asalatha Sasidharam (Managing Trustee).