Volunteer Team

Critical Needs Vanni 2014 is an initiative of the Canadian Tamil Aid with the support of the Tamil diaspora in Toronto, Canada.

All participants of the campaign are 100% volunteers. Our core organizing team is composed of Jude Aloysius, Father Joseph Chandrakanthan, Eugene Dominic, Thuraisingham Quintus, Margie Vincent de Paul and Jegan Vincent de Paul.

Major support for the organization of this campaign is provided by Sunflowers Furniture, an established Toronto-based family business with 20-years of dedicated community service to the Tamil diaspora.


Margie Vincent de Paul, CEO, Sunflowers Furniture
Critical Needs Vanni 2014, Campaign Organiser and sponsor


Jegan Vincent de Paul, Artist & Designer
Critical Needs Vanni 2014, Campaign Designer and Coordinator


Quintus Thuraisingham
Critical Needs Vanni 2014, Campaign Coordinator

Jude Aloysius

Jude Aloysius, Chair, Canadian Tamil Aid


Father Joseph A. Chandrakanthan, Associate Professor, Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto.


Eugene Dominic, Accounts, Canadian Tamil Aid