Help improve the quality of life of a poor child by sponsoring education and medical expenses for a year, INR 11000

Christel House Learning Center (CHLC) provides free of cost quality education to children from poor (family combined monthly income below Rs. 3,000/- a month) families. This year 916 have been enrolled (444 boys and 472 girls). All students admitted in the school are from urban slums and orphanages in and around Bangalore. CHLC has classes from KG to grade 12, and has 66 teachers. Music, art, sports, yoga, life skills are also taught along with the curriculum. The learning center provides free education, good health care, wholesome nutrition and a caring environment. At the school, the NGO provides medical help. General screening, dental screening, immunizations, medical supplements such as iron tablet, B-Complex with vitamin C, half yearly de-worming, also minor issues such as cold, cough are taken care of through allopathic and homeopathy treatment. The screening is done by a team of doctors from various departments and is done half-yearly and annually for Kindergarten students and the rest of the students respectively. Children are also treated for various sicknesses on a case to case basis. CHLC intends to spend approximately Rs. 7 lacs for this medical support. For transportation of our students from home to school and back, 1 CHLC Bus and 9 hired buses from Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) are used. Each day a bus travels approximately 70 kms both ways.

Donation Option Break-up cost in INR
Medicines, vaccination and routine checkup charges 500.00
Part salary for teaching staff per child per year 10500.00
NGO pays balance salary from their general funds (Rs.4000 per child per year) 0.00
Unit Price 11000
Total 11000
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Story of Khadarali Zakeer Hussain
Khadarali Zakeer Hussain lives in one of the slums in Bangalore. His father and mother work as tailors. They earn a small income which is just enough to take care of their meals. It was a financial burden for them to educate Khadarali and his brother
The Social Servcie team from Christel House India visited the slum, found the family and encouraged the parents to send him to Christel House Learning Center. He joined Christel House Learning Center in the year 2003 and now he is in grade 9. Christel House Learning Center has changed Khadarali Zakeer Hussain s life by providing him quality education
Khadarali is an outstaning student who eagerly participates and volunteers for all class and school activities. He joined Taekwondo (Karate) while he was in fourth grade under our Physciacl Education Program. He won the gold medal for the sparring event under Sub - Junior male light welter conducted by National Taekwondo Competition in Mumbai in January 2009. He has been selected to attend a fully sponsored unique and fun filled 6 week Summer Leadership camp in Culver, Indianapolis, USA from June to July 2009

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