Sponsor the non formal centre expenses and educate a child in rural slums for a year-Indian Dreams Foundation
Sponsor the non formal centre expenses and educate a child in rural slums for a year, INR 4250
 Mail

IDF works in the fields of education, health and hygiene and empowerment of women and children. It also strives to improve the awareness of these communities on health, education and human rights.

IDF runs an educational campaign "Nayi Disha- Mujhe Padhna Hai" in the slums and rural communities of Agra district. This program is the major focus area of the organization.

Under this campaign, IDF works in the area of primary education for such children. It has succeeded in reaching out to over a thousand children from urban and rural slums. Various activities are undertaken with a view to educating parents and their children in the age group 3-14 years in the importance of education. These activities include community mobilization, family counselling, creative classes for the kids, awareness workshops on different development issues, etc.

IDF operates a facility under the name,"Dreams Learning Centre" (DLC) in selected areas. The DLCs work towards enhancing overall development of the children and in making them ready for formal education. There is special focus on pre-primary kids (those below 6 years), school dropouts, and adolescent girls. In 2012-13 75 students were given non-formal education in the DLCs throughout the year.

The NGO started second learning center in November 2013. For the year 2014-15, they are expecting 100 children to be educated in the new centre. The admission process started in July for this session in 2014-15 and will continue till September. The NGO has 140 students enrolled till July 2014.

Donation Option Break-up cost in INR
Rent for the centre ( Rs 280), maintenance charges (Rs 360) per child per year 640.00
School uniform, shoes, socks and bag 1200.00
Stationary items ( Rs 690), Learning material (Rs 150) and Extra currricular expense (Rs 600) 1440.00
Adminstration, feedback and documentation costs 490.00
Snacks for children on Saturdays 360.00
Average first aid cost 120.00
Unit Price 4250
Quantity
Total 4250
Swipe Table

You will receive a feedback report in 4-6 months

View a feedback verification visit report for this NGO

View a sample feedback report for this donation option

Hope for Life
Anjali, age 9, is an orphan living in an urban slum Nagla Mahadev of Agra District. She lost her parents when she was just 6 years old. She is living with her uncle. She did all household chores from morning to night. Her Aunt did not send her to school because she was conservative and reluctant towards educating Anjali. Her childhood was passing through the worst conditions without any ray of hope for a beautiful life.
Indian Dreams Foundation went into her slum. Our volunteers met and spoke with her uncle and aunt about the importance of education for Anjali and even for every child. We motivated them towards studies for Anjali and insisted them to send her to school. We also introduced them to Children Rights.
Anjali goes to the government school adopted by Indian Dreams Foundation. Anjali is one of the active and regular students. She is in grade 4. She learns Hindi, English, Maths, General knowledge, good habits, Art & Craft activities, dancing, singing, sports, etc. Anjali wants to become a teacher and teach kids like her.

While giving is best done as an act of pure human love, we appreciate that tax benefits will help you stretch your contributions even further. Contributions to this donation option are eligible for the following tax benefits:

For Indian Tax Payers: u/s 80G of the IT Act up to 50% of your donation is deductible/u/s 35AC of the IT Act (only specified projects) 100% of your donation is deductible from your income/u/s 35(i)(ii) of the IT Act (only specified projects) 125% of your donation is deductible from your business income, and 100% of your donation is deductible from salary income.

For US Taxpayers: US Tax Payers will receive a 501(c)(3) tax receipt for their donation. Please ensure that the tax receipt field in your profile is set to US Tax Payer. Otherwise, login and modify your profile accordingly.

For UK Taxpayers:If you are a UK taxpayer, for every pound that you donate, our UK arm - GIVE UK, can reclaim 28 pence from the IRS helping your donation go further. This is known as Gift Aid. To qualify for Gift Aid, the income tax or capital gains tax you pay must at least equal the amount we will claim in the tax year. To Gift Aid donations, please ensure that the tax receipt status in your profile is set to UK Tax Payer. Otherwise, login and modify your profile accordingly. When you make a donation, you will be asked whether you would like to GiftAid the donation or not. If you choose yes, we will claim GiftAid on your behalf.