Most of the families in villages and slum area live below the poverty line and have very small income that they cannot afford to send their children to school. Many of the parents go to work in the morning and with the lowest daily wages of the same day they buy food for dinner. They do not have any savings to pay school fees and mostly do not have time or the knowledge to teach their children themselves.
selection criteria for sponsorship:
1.Children who lost their parents or their parents are physically or mentally disable to educate their child.
2.Child Labor. Children who comply to stop their study due to their parent’s poor financial status even though they are very intelligent in their study.
Budget for sponsoring a child in India.
|1||Admission fee||(Once in a year) Rs. 3600.||300.|
|2||School fee||Per month (Optional)||1000.|
|3||Exam fee||Rs 300/exam x 4 exam/year = 1200||100|
|4||Curriculum books||Rs 4800/year||400.|
|5||Stationery||(book, pen, pencil, etc)/year= 4000.||334.|
|6||School Uniform||(Rs 2000 x 3 different dresses in a year) Rs 6000.||450.|
|7||(Lunch at school)||Rs 25. Per day. (25 x 26 day per month)||650.|
|Total per month expenses for a Child||4384|
|Total in US dollars||$45.|
If you are interested to help any needy children providing above all or certain amount to purchase books, copies, pencils, uniforms, etc. will be much appreciated. M G C T will help to connect you with them.