Foundation for Children in Need (FCN) was founded by Dr. Geetha Yeruva and Tom Chitta in 2002 at Porumamilla in Kadapa (Dist), Andhra Pradesh, India. It is a non-profit organization that provides help to the needy children, college students and elderly in the villages. Dr. Geetha provides free medical care and health education to rural villagers and school children. FCN has helped to establish several schools, hostels, a home for the Aged, a tailoring and embroidery training center and a community health center. Apart from these FCN actively takes part during natural calamities like Tsunami, floods etc.
Dr. Geetha and Tom are very much interested in reaching out to the most needy in the remote villages. The approach is very direct and the benefits are very concrete. FCN has small staff who personally supervise all the projects.
Foundation for Children in Need was registered under Indian Trusts Act vide document No. 38/BK IV / 2005. It was registered under 12 A of Income tax Act vide F.No. H.Qrs.I(291)/CIT/TPT/05-06. Foundation for Children in Need is an NGO with 80G Exemption certificate for Donations vide F.No. H.QRS.I(32)/CIT/TPT-2012-13.