About Us: Alumni
Deenabandhu started operating in the year 1992. Prof. Jayadev is the founder of the trust. He is the eldest son of Raastrakavi G. S. Shivarudrappa. He started Deenabandhu in a rented house with 6 boys. 2017 marks 25 years of Deenabandhu. Deenabandhu girls' home was started in the year 2005. Many of our alumnus have settled and are now economically stable. They all visit us during Deepavali. Spend time with their smaller ones here for two three days. They bring them many stuff including firecrackers, sweets etc. They arrange games for them. Because of them Deepavali has become the grandest festival for us all here.
They are all engaged themselves in different professions. One of them is an actor and played a lead role in a Kannada daily serial, another one is a journalist at Deccan Herald, another who studied finearts at Chitrakala Parishat, Bangalore is working as a interior designer, another boy completed 5 years diploma from Chennai kalakshetra and is working as an artist and teacher in Mysore, Few work as software engineers, some have settled as Drivers, Marketing persons etc. Among girls one is working in Bangalore after her diploma in engineering. Another is working and helping a women training center after completing diploma in fashion designing.
Likewise depending on the aptitude and latent potential, Deenabandhu helps all the children at Deenabandhu home to dream what they want to be.