Trust: Loordhu Ammal Educational Trust ( Registered Christian Minority Educational Trust)
Year of Establishment: 1997
Location: 1A, Chari Street, North Usman Road, T.nagar, Chennai-17.
The Founder and Chairman of Loordhu Ammal Educational Trust, Dr. S. Peter is known for his yeoman service in the field of education since 1997. Dr. S. Peter had a deep-rooted desire to elevate the standard of the living condition of people especially those hailing from rural setup through education. This desire gradually grew into a passion that motivated him to establish educational institutions.
Dr. S. Peter is also the Founder and Chairman of Soosaiya Peter Educational Trust, a Christian Minority Trust which is named after his father late Mr. Soosaiya Pillai. Under this Trust, he owns institutions namely Madha Engineering College, Madha Institute of Management Studies, Madha Institute of Computer Applications, Madha College of Nursing, Madha College of Physiotherapy, Madha Teacher Training Institute, Madha Matriculation School, Madha College of Education, and Madha Dental College and Hospital. All the above Institutions are duly approved by the government at the state, central as well as by its affiliating bodies.
Dr. S. Peter, with the strong vision of providing quality education in various streams, operates a few educational Institutions under Loordhu Ammal Educational Trust namely Our Lady College of Education, Madha Arts & Science College, Madha Institute of Engineering and Technology, and Our Lady Matriculation School. Madha Medical College & Hospital is already under process and will start functioning very shortly. The Founder and Chairman of the above Charitable Trusts, Dr. S. Peter has provided scholarships and fee relaxation to the deserving and needy students. He shows immense interest in educating the girl child and it is obvious by the way of preference extended to the girl candidates in his institutions. This ultimately proves his service towards women’s empowerment at large through education.
Dr. S. Peter, hailing from Tirumayam, Pudukkottai District, settled in Chennai, yet operates a few businesses at his native. Dr. S. Peter is well recognized by the people across the nation for his remarkable service in the field of education for more than a decade which earned him great appreciation from the mass and fetched him the prestigious award, Mother Teresa Excellence Award in 2005.
Dr. S. Peter also occupies high offices namely Joint Secretary of Tamil Nadu Minority Self- Financing Engineering Colleges, Executive Member in Tamil Nadu Self- Financing Engineering Colleges, President of Pudukkottai District Educational Trust, Secretary of Association of Minority Unaided Christian Institutions.
Dr. S. Peter is Proprietor of Madha Enterprises, Madha Real Estate and Constructions, Madha Agencies, and Annai Madha Enterprises.