Featured Family Needing a New House

Please read the story of our current family in need of adequate housing.

India's poor families do not have the financial means to buy or construct houses with their savings, and therefore they live in huts with mud walls and thatched roofs, or whatever other materials they can find.


Manoj is the parishner of St. Mary’s Church Elackad, in Vijayapuram Diocese. His family consists of his wife and 3 children. He is a day laborer .He has 3 cents of land. But his house is like a hut with cover tar polin tin sheet. Their life is so sympathetic. His children are studying. Nimisha is 1st year Nursing student. Will mail her photo later. Neeraj is in 10th and Nidhin is in 6th standards. All are good in study.

His household expenses and children’s study expenses depends on his small income. He faces difficulty to build a new house. His children have a great desire to have a good house as others. So they are so sad of this condition. But Manoj is not able to build a house without anybody’s help. He is asking our help to build a good house.