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Who are we

Tara, literally means STAR, and Bhavan means HOME. Tara Bhavan, set up by Ms.Poonam Kukreja,  is a Home for underprivileged children. It has been in existence for over 11 years since its inception on the 14th of February 1999. Their ages range from 2 to 17 yrs.

Tara Bhavan has various experiences in the field of handling children that are of troubled and poor backgrounds. Children that are orphaned, abandoned and from hardcore poor broken homes are given a new lease of life whilst under their care.

Our objectives

Tara Bhavan is set up to offer shelter and comfort to children from poor and disturbed environments. They believe that children should grow up in a healthy, educative and highly motivated environment. The home plans to carry out renovations for expansion and looking to raise funds, please contact the home for more information.

How you can help
In terms of aid, Tara Bhavan solely depends on generous donations from the public and well-wishers.
For donations, please contribute to Tara Foundation at HSBC account 304 891260 101. Donations are tax exempt and receipts will be provided.

Estimated Monthly Expenditure: RM17,000

Our needs

Volunteers are needed to provide computer classes. It’s a blessing if you would like to sponsor a child for a conservative amount of RM600 per year. This would cover the well being of a child.

Non-cash donations:
1) new clothes for all the children (two – 16 years old)
2) footwear
3) foodstuff ( vegetarian only, please)
4) toiletries
5) detergents
6) medical kit
7) drinks – packets / cordial
8) food – milk,sugar, spices,rice, Milo, cooking oil, tomato sauce, chilly sauce, dark soya sauce, cream biscuits, candies, chocolates, tinned mushrooms, mee hoon, plain flour.
9)a 13 – seater van
10) a heavy duty blender
11)school uniforms/shoes/socks/bags

A) Donations in cash:
1) sponsoring a child for RM 600.00 per year
2) medical expenses RM 500.00 per year
3) tuition fees of RM 1,000.00 per month
4) utility bills – RM 600.00 per month
5) sponsor a vegetarian meal at RM 500.00
6) transport allowance – RM 300.00 per month or RM 3,600.00 a year
7) educational materials – RM 500.00 per year
8) school uniform & accessories – RM 4,000.00
9) perishables – RM 900.00 per month
10) rations – RM 1,500.00 per month
11) pledging a sum you would like to give

Cheques Made Payable to:  Tara Foundation

(A tax exempt receipt will be provided to the donor).

How to find us

Getting There:
If you’re coming from Jalan Tun Razak along Jalan Ipoh, turn left at Jalan Bachang. Cross the river, and turn left (at the Rukun Tetangga) into Jalan Kasipillay. Take the first right turning to Jalan Duku. Turn Left at the end of the road, Tara Bhavan is facing the railroad tracks and is located right next to the Hindu Sangam. It consists of single storey houses occupying a bungalow lot.
Message from Tara Bhavan:-

You Can Be a Part Of Us:
How you can be a part of TARA BHAVAN is, by way of helping us with the above requirements. Just give us a call and we will be most happy to work alongside you. Your assistance will truly go a long, long way. Thank you.

Learn More

Tara Bhavan

Ms.Poonam Kukreja (Founder/ President); Ms.Punita (Full-time Supervisor)Contact Person
[email protected] / [email protected]Email
+603 4044 3381Phone Number
+6019 3224 111Phone Number
+603 4021 6001Fax Number
Established since 1999Year of Establishment
001179092TRegistration Number
63, Jalan Duku, Kg. Kasipillay, 51200 Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaAddress
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