What is this all about. ?
to fund a project to provide eye surgery to some very financially challenging people in India, this is known as "Gift a Sight 2015" . Read more on right hand side.
Who are you?:
I am Tanmai, a grade 8 student, you can click 'About Me' to read more about me (What else is 'about me' going to be?).
How can i help?:
There are several ways but the best is make my campaingn viral, talk about it on facebook and if possible donate a small amount.
Who is doing this Project:
Friends For Cause (FFC) and few Indian NGO will execute this project in India. To know more visit www.freindsforcause.org
Who is collecting funds:
Me, my friends and members of FFC , IGVS are collecting funds to support this project. International Gaudiya Vedenta Society (IGVS), Houston is helping me in this endeavor for collection of funds. Once you click here DONATE button then you are directed to secure site of IGVS for donation.
How are funds being collected and do i get a tax receipt:
On line through crowd funding site FirstGiving. Yes you get tax receipt. IGVS , Houston will give you a tax receipt for your donation. please click here DONATE to donate directly or Donate (read more, above ) page to know more about it.
Should i become your friend on facebook and help you make this project success.
Yes for sure, I need all my friends to make this Project success. I can't do it without you. Please send me friend request on my FB account Tanmai Bhatia.
I still have few more questions before I donate, can you anwser them.
Yes for sure, send me a e-mail at and I will reply. If i do not know the answer then I will ask and will reply you. And if you send me your number then I will call you.
What is the latest project:
"Gift a Sight 2015" for widows of India is the latest project. The Project is called Colors by me, because it opens door to Colors for some of the people.
What is the target number:
1000 widows, woman on street is the target.
What kind of surgery is being offered:
Pheco Cataract surgery for the selected population. It is advance form of cataract surgery and is only accessible to rich people in developing countries.
Where will be project executed:
In India, read more on www.friendsforcause.org or read about me.
When will be project executed:
November- December 2015.
What is the cost of 1 eye surgery:
Expected cost of one eye surgery is $ 50.
Read more by clicking Projects OR BELOW.
Gift A Sight Project 2015
C o l o r s
Bringing colors to some lifes.
Providing Cataract eye surgery to 1000 widows