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The OSCAR Foundation Child Sponsorship 2018

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OSCAR supports underprivileged children in the Indian slums. There are children who need additional support, £300 provides the 'safety net' they...

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Oscar India

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Total raised
£27,146.00

Target
£50000.00

54%

Donations accepted until 01-12-2019

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About

Through football and education, OSCAR empowers over 3,000 vulnerable girls and boys across India. Many need extra help with clothing, shoes, travel, snacks, football, education & computer fees and competition entry.
 
Sponsorship enables the poorest children to take part in all aspects of the OSCAR programme. Participation creates the foundation for change, not only for their lives, but that of their family and the wider community.
 
The poorest children are often left to fend for themselves; it is these children OSCAR seeks to protect. An OSCAR Young Leader ensures each sponsored child is nurtured and cared for.
 
The OSCAR sponsorship ‘safety net’ protects the most at risk young people from becoming school dropouts, child labour, addiction and early marriage. A donation of £300 pa is all it takes to make the difference.
 

Event details

Child Sponsorship

The Child Sponsorship initiative aims to identify and care for the most vulnerable young girls and boys in the slum communities across India. Your £300 sponsorship will provide the much needed additional support, mentorship and direction. It will ensure these young children go to school. To inspire and lead them to make changes to their own lives and community as a whole. To protect them from becoming school drop outs, turning to addiction, being forced into child labour and illegal child marriage. Child sponsorship will enable the OSCAR team to focus urgent attention on young people facing challenging daily struggles. When you make your donation you will receive an email outlining what to do next. It is only possible to make a one off payment on this site. For monthly direct debits please contact lucinda@oscar-organisation.com. Namaste 

Event date

22-May-2017 00:00  - 
01-December-2018 00:00

Event type

Child sponsorship

Event already started

Donations

Keep up the great football Viju!
Donation by Polly Cazalet
on 16-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
Donation by Jim Turner
on 15-07-2018
£250.00
£62.50 gift aid
We are thrilled to continue our sponsorship of the wonderful Dinesh.
Donation by The Dunne Family
on 14-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
I feel greatly honoured to be a sponsor to such a worthy boy, Sujal. He has really worked hard at both his schooling and football.
Donation by Belinda Wright
on 14-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
I am so thrilled to hear Jay is speaking such excellent English and using all his new experiences in the UK wisely.
Donation by Veronica Pearce
on 13-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
Really hope you continue Sachin with your studies you can go all the way. Love Shireen and family
Donation by Shireen Morris
on 09-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
Aamir, keep going. You are amazing and I am so so proud of all you are achieving and that we have a small part in your life. Hector sends his love! love Poppy
Donation by Poppy Adams
on 03-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
Donation by Nathaniel Parker
on 03-07-2018
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
Donation by Elizabeth Lewthwaite
on 02-07-2018
We are very excited to work with Oscar and watch our child grow and benefit from all the wonderful things the Oscar Foundation is doing. We look forward to continuing this relationship!
Donation by Megha Jain
on 14-06-2018

Donation summary

Online Donations: £20,471.00
Offline Donations: £6,675.00
Total Raised: £27,146.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £31,175.00

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