United Way Chennai (UWC) partnered with HOPE FOUNDATION through United Way Worldwide (UWW) to build the infrastructure for setting up an elementary and primary school in the Tsunami area of Kalpakkam, Kancheepuram District, Tamilnadu. The school is at its second level of scaling up where in the parents were encouraged with micro finance in order to pay a small fee to the school and reach sustenance, so that the children can continue their education comfortably and without any interruption. Children were specially motivated for sports activities.