Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL

TNF’s Chicago chapter has been instrumental in partnering with Chicago Tamil Sangam and conducting several TNF charity events including the TNF National Convention in 2007

Current Officers

Veera Venugopal

Somu Thiru


Project Updates

Past Events

March 2017

Oct 15 2016:


2016: June 19th. Experience authentic South Indian flavor, Feel proud for spending your time towards kids education back in India. Net profit was close to $2600 from the event.

2014: TNF’s 40th National Convention was held in Chicago, during the Memorial Day Weekend.

2013: October 25. Cultural program by Chicago Tamil Sangam

2010: May 22. . Lakshman Sruthi light music program. Funds used to initiate the TNF-ABC project which focuses on educating the underprivileged in government schools in Tamil Nadu. Organized by Chicago Tamil Sangam.

2007: June 30. 33rd Annual Convention of TNF




A Report on the 2015 Flood Relief and Rehabilitation

Click the button below to read a comprehensive report of flood relief and rehabilitation efforts by TNF in partnership with its sister organizations.


TNF-ABC Project Namakkal District

Empowering underprivileged rural students from six government schools, including four tribal government residential schools in Kolli Hills area.More

Gurukulam, Amaravathipudur

"Gurukulam, Amaravathipudur" also known as "S.C.G.R. Higher Secondary School" project. More information to come.More


Anbalayam, in English, means loving home. Anbalayam, located in the rural town of Sirkali is the home for 55 special-needs children. More

TNF-ABC Project

The ABC project provides after school coaching to students lagging behind in class or academic performance.More

Soft Skills Training Program

As of May 2014, TNF has trained 1450 students in 33 schools in 7 districts.More

LAIA Foundation

The Laia Foundation is an Indian Charitable Trust.More

TNF Tailoring Program

As part of a woman's empowerment program, a tailoring program was started at the TNF Center in 2005.More

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