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Secure Online Donations

Are you a US Taxpayer?

If you are a US taxpayer, you can claim an IRS deduction by sending your donation to Center for Community Economic Development (CCED) Inc., a 501C3 run by friends in New Hampshire in the United States. Send your check to Bill Rusforth, Book-keeper, CCED Inc., 9 Beaumonde Drive, North Hampton, NH 03862, USA with a note saying "please transfer this sum to Friends of the Children of Orissa in the UK.' CCED's US Tax number ID is 020508966, and its President is William Maddocks, phone number: 508-574-3285, e-mail

To donate securely online please visit (Charities Aid Foundation) and follow the instructions on their website.

You can make secure, online donations to Friends of the Children of Orissa by following the detailed instructions given below.

By donating you fund and sponsor the education of underprivileged and vulnerable children at the residential boarding school in Odisha, India.

Please Donate to us by visiting CAF (Charities Aid Foundation) and then follow the 8 steps below:

  1. Click the Donate to a charity button at the top middle of the page.

  2. On the next page ('DONATE TO A CHARITY') type the words 'orissa children' in the 'Find a charity' search box.

  3. On the 'Charity search results' page that appears next, click on Friends of the Children of Orissa in the list of charities shown.

  4. On the next page click the 'Donate to this charity' box. Follow the instructions to choose your payment method and then click the 'Continue' button.

  5. On the next page, enter the amount you wish to donate and any special instructions in the box provided. If you wish to make an anonymous donation check the box for this. Then click the 'Donate now' button at the bottom of the page.

  6. On the next page, review the information you have entered and then click the appropriate button depending on whether or not you wish to claim GiftAid.

  7. Then fill in your personal details and either accept or decline the invitation to allow CAF Bank to create a login to save your details for next time. Then click the box to confirm that you have read the Bank's terms and conditions and enter the verification code displayed. Finally, click the 'Confirm donation' button.

  8. On the final page, enter you payment details and complete the donation process.

We sincerely apologise for the complexity of these steps, which are due to the rules and regulations insisted on by CAF Bank and not by us! Please do persevere, as your donation is very important to us and much appreciated!

REMEMBER—for every £1 you give, providing you pay either income tax or capital gains tax, HM revenue and Customs gives a refund of 25p making your gift go even further!

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