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The Oscar Foundation Child Sponsorship 2017

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The Oscar Foundation

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

Raising money for
Oscar India

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Total raised
£6,680.00

Target
£10000.00

66%

Donations accepted until 01-12-2019

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About

Through sport and education, OSCAR supports and empowers over 3,000 under privileged girls and boys across India. Some of these children need additional support.This may be clothing and shoes, nutrition or extra tuition. The poorest children are all too often left to fend for themselves; it is these children Oscar is seeking to protect through individual sponsorship. An Oscar Young Leader will ensure your child is nurtured and cared for and act as the link between you and the child. Sponsors receive updates on the child's progress and told how the donation has been spent. If your child makes exceptional progress you may like to receive photographs and video messages. Oscar invites you to engage with the child’s development and be a part of their journey. Sponsorship acts as a safety net and protects the most vulnerable young people from becoming school dropouts, from child labour, addiction and child marriage. There are a myriad of difficult circumstances that may arise and all will be  considered with the utmost care. It may be necessary to support the parents if a family situation is negatively affecting the child. A donation of £300 per annum provides the safety net.  

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. If you would like to speak to someone about the scheme please email lucinda@oscar-organisation.com. Thank you.

Event date

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

Event type

Child sponsorship

Event already started

Donations

Fantastic fantastic fantastic. Good luck.
Donation by George Treves
on 15-10-2017
I would like to sponsor a girl please from a female-headed household (i.e. no father). Thank you. Study hard!
Donation by Katharine Giffard-Lindsay
on 10-10-2017
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
We are so happy to be part of the OSCAR family. My daughter Miel & son Zahn look forward to chatting with their new friends in Mumbai and learn all about them. We also hope to visit you in Mumbai soon!
Donation by Anishya Kumar
on 06-09-2017
£600.00
£150.00 gift aid
So exciting to make new friends and create new opportunities! Family Clark x
Donation by Clark Family
on 04-09-2017
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
So delighted to be sponsoring Akash! Can't wait to meet him.
Donation by Janette & George Hollingbery
on 02-09-2017
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
Donation by Liz Lewthwaite
on 29-08-2017
£600.00
£150.00 gift aid
Sponsorship for Sajay and Poona ❤️ Really happy to be part of helping the world change
Donation by Sacha and Helena
on 16-08-2017
£100.00
£25.00 gift aid
Donation by Susie
on 24-07-2017
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
So thrilled to be able to sponsor a child x atty, hec, chick adams
Donation by Adams family
on 22-07-2017
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid
I am very excited to be sponsoring a boy.
Donation by Belinda Wright
on 21-07-2017
£300.00
£75.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £5,930.00
Offline Donations: £750.00
Total Raised: £6,680.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £8,162.50

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