This trust started functioning in the year 1988 in memory and as per the wishes of late Dr.M.G.R (Chief Minister of the State of Tamil Nadu, India).This Trust is born out of the last registered will of Late Dr.MGR duly probated in the High Court of Judicature of Madras in OP 388/92 and since executed.The main objectives of this trust as evisaged in the will are

a) to establish and maintain a free home for the poor speech and hearing impaired in the Ramavaram Gardens (Where Late Dr.MGR was residing),

b) to establish and maintain a memorial at 27, Arcot Mudali Street , Chennai (Dr.M.G.R’s Office) containing a vast collection of books and various articles and awards recieved by Dr.M.G.R during his lifetime from various organisations and people.

c) to maintain and derive income from the properties of Late Dr.MGR at Sathya Gardens, Saligramam and Sathya Studios, Adyar and use it to maintain the free home for the poor speech and hearing impaired at Ramavaram Gardens and maintain and derive income from the MGR Market, Alandur and use it to maintain the MGR Memorial House, T.Nagar

Thiru.M.Rajendran M.Tech. (chosen by Dr.M.G.R himself ) is the Trustee of this trust.He succeeded Dr.N.C.Ragavachari, Senior Advocate who was the first executor of the will of Dr.MGR.

MGR Memorial Charitable Trust
MGR Memorial Building,
27, Arcot Mudali Street ,
Chennai 600017
Phone (044) 24937382