Mr.Issac Arulappan is the Founder Director of DKSHA.
He is a native of Manaparai.
After losing his parent at the age of 10, he was raised by Boys Town Orphanage run by the institute of Saint Gabriel Brothers. This institution was well known internationally for its education and job skills for abused and neglected children and youth.
Isaac Arulappan is a Physics Graduate from St.Joseph College, Trichy. He also has a Diploma in Community Development from Coady International Institute in Canada. He was blessed to have mentors come alongside to encourage and sponsor him for further education. After graduation, he worked in several educational institutions, but his dream was to give life to orphans, semi-orphans, destitute children and women. He quit his job as Vice Principal in a school and started DKSHA 20 years ago.
Isaac is married and has one son. His wife is working as a school teacher. He is earning his livelihood by working as a Project Officer in a Social Welfare project sponsored by a Canadian Agency.
He is a well-known personality in the vicariate of Manaparai in Trichirapalli District. Tamilnadu South India.
It is this one man’s vision which has made a world of difference for many children, women, youth and men.