Don Bosco Children's Shelter

Hello, thank you very much for visiting our page. We are Team Surya, MBA students currently completing our program from St. Mary's College of California. We are working with Don Bosco Balprafulta in Mumbai, India, and the mission of Don Bosco is to work with the abused and neglected street children in Mumbai. This organization assists in raising awareness around children's rights as well as giving these children education, shelter, love, a sense of belonging, and rehabilitation in order to brighten their futures. We are trying to help raise money for this organization to help these children build a solid foundation to enrich their lives. Every little bit helps! Thank you very much, and God Bless!

*Please note that our 501(c)(3) application is pending. Although the 501(c)(3) application process can take several months, we anticipate IRS approval for this nonprofit without any problem. Team Surya is a non-profit organization incorporated in the state California. Nonprofit corporations are given 27 months from the date of incorporation to fill out IRS form 1023 to apply for tax-exempt status. Once approved, it is inclusive of all donations taken in from the incorporation date to the date of 501(c)(3) approval. Which means your donations right now are tax-deductible. Please feel free to contact us directly at [email redacted] so that we can address any concerns that you may have directly, we want you to feel completely reassured about supporting our cause.
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Organizer

Omeed Ghaffarian 
Organizer
Campbell, CA
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