1997
  • Registration of Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled
  • Initiation of Higher Education program and Promotion of Cricket for the Blind

 

1999
  • Inauguration of an IT training Centre for people with visual impairment
  • Lunch of ‘Sunadha’- A troupe of artists with disabilities performing across India and abroad
2003
  • Launch of ‘Parisara’ – A dry waste management programme
  • ‘Vidyaprasad’ initiation – Mid-day meal programme providing nutritious meal to students in Government schools
2004
  • Samarthanam High School established
2007
  • Launch of ‘Swadhara’- A centre for women in distress
2008
  • Samarthanam Primary School initiated
2009
  • Samarthanam expands and livelihood projects initiated in North Karnataka
2010
  • Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) registered as an independent entity
2011
  • Establishment of ‘Kirana’- A BPO at Bidadi to provide employment opportunities to disabled and economically backward
2012
  • Samarthanam launched in the USA
  • First T-20 World Cup cricket for the Blind organized in Bangalore and Team India hoisted the trophy
2013
  • Samarthanam expands to Northern India as livelihood centre opens in Jharkhand
2014
  • Launch of ‘Punar’ - A women empowerment project involving making of handicrafts from dry waste.
  • District Disability Rehabilitation Centre (DDRC) established in Ramanagara District.
  • Team India lifts 4th ODI World Cup for the blind
2015
  • A special School for Intellectually Disabled was established
  • Samarthanam launched in UK
2016
  • Indian Cricket Team wins the T-20 Asia Cup 2016
  • Inauguration of two LRCs in Guntur and Ananthapur of Andhra Pradesh

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