Victory Foundation was started by S.K.ThanigaiVelan in Chennai, Tamil Nadu to make sports reachable and feasible to all children and in particular to childern of the downtrodden. Victory Foundation's goal is to inspire a love of sports and physical activity that will be the foundation for healthy living, while simultaneously helping to build participants' positive relationships, inculcate positve behaviors, involving youths in social initiatives, improve their self-confidence, independence and ability to deal with adversity.
Football and Boxing are the two primary sports for which training is being given to these children. Professional training is being imparted to the students of government and aided schools in Vyasarpadi, and Kotturpuram area. Sports kit and other necessary equipment are also supplied free of cost to the students. Youth trained in boxing have repersented Tamil Nadu State in the National Boxing championships and earned many medals. They have been selected to be part of Indian team for Common Wealth Games too. S.K.ThanigaiVelan's team has repersented the Sub-Junior National Football and Boxing Championships and won accolades. All these wouldn't have been possible without the dedicated efforts of S.K.ThanigaiVelan and his team.
Almost 1000 students have been trained by S.K.ThanigaiVelan and many have landed in good jobs thereafter as Physical Education Trainers in Schools and Colleges, Gym Instructors, Fitness Coach and in Department Of Police. Apart from Sports, his team is also involved in various socaial activities like treeplantation drive, planting nearly 2000 trees in chennai, volunteering as scribes for visually imparied, giving aids to leprosy affected people, etc. Recognizing his passion towards Sports and Service, The Ma Foi Foundation has selected S.K.ThanigaiVelan to coach its students through their Education initiative program Disha.