The Open Door Foundation channels and monitors financial contributions towards various essentials like supplementary food, clothing and shelter at the various orphanages and care homes. Your contributions will go a long way in providing comfort and care to the children.
Below is an indicative picture of the overheads per child supported by the Open Door Foundation:
ACADEMIC SUPPORT – Assistance provided to children to aid them in successfully completing their education
|Tuition – Covers the school fees for one academic year/ child||₹5000 per year|
|Uniforms – Providing a set of school uniforms for each child including shoes||₹600 per year|
|Books & Stationary – Providing a set of mandatory school textbooks as well as other stationary like notebooks and pens required for the academic year||₹400 per year|
|After-school tutoring – Supplementary coaching classes to help the children better understand their syllabus and prepare for their exams||₹1000 per year|
|Science-Math Workshops – Laboratory-style science and math workshops to kindle interest in middle school students using audio visual, experimentation and creating models. Children get to keep the models created – See more||₹900 per month|
HEALTHCARE– Providing basic healthcare and, if necessary, special medical care to each child
|Medical care – A basic health check-up on a bi-annual basis||₹1200 per year|
Specialist care – Follow-up care, if required, which includes dental care, eye and vision care and any other tests or medical care
|₹1000 per visit|
Child Nutrition – Vitamins, tonics and preventive medication
|₹100 per month|
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AND LIFE SKILLS – Organising workshops and trainings to enhance experiences and broaden horizons
|Sports apparel and shoes||₹1,000 per year|
|Sports equipment – Includes all materials and equipment for games and sporting activities||₹500 per year|
|Recreational supplies – Includes supplies for Arts and Craft sessions, workshops and excursions||₹500 per year|
|Computers||₹10,000 per unit|
ESSENTIALS – Financial support towards providing supplementary food, clothing and shelter
|Food||₹2,500 per month|
|Blanket||₹200 per unit|
|Sweater||₹200 per unit|
|Consumerables – Includes toiletries like soaps and toothpaste||₹200 per month|
HOW TO DONATE
At this time, the Open Door Foundation can only accept donations in Indian Rupees. A receipt for the entire donation amount will be sent to each supporter.
You can make your donation through any of the following modes:
Cheque: Mail your donation cheques to The Open Door Foundation, #176, 5th Main, Defence Colony, Indiranagar, Bangalore 560 038.
Bank Transfer: Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for our bank details or call us on +91 80 4093 3081.
By Cash: Small donations (less than Rs. 10,000) may be made in cash. Please contact us for pick-up details.
PayTM: You can make a contribution towards the Open Door Foundation via Paytm by clicking the button below:
All donations made to the Open Door Foundation are eligible for tax exemption under section 80G of the Indian Income Tax Act.
REGISTER AS A VOLUNTEER
At this time, The Open Door Foundation is looking for:
- Volunteers who can work with the orphans to provide:
- After school tuitions
- Extra-curiicular and sporting skills
- Child counselling
- Medical services
- Volunteers who will work with the orphanage administration to help with:
- record keeping (may involve some field work)
- basic computer training
- The Open Door Foundation is also looking for professionals help it develop the NGO in the following area:
- Marketing interns
- Writer / editor
If you would like to work with The Open Door Foundation please feel out the volunteer form.