How to Help
Thank you for supporting the children in Nepal.
Together we can make a difference in the life of a Himalayan child.
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Buddha Foundation Canada Namo
Canada V6J 5M4
Public Foundation #891225211 RR 0001
NBF is a registered Canadian charitable foundation with no paid staff that relies on donations from people like you to operate.
Our small but dedicated team ensures even the smallest contributions go a long way to provide education and health to Himalayan people.
PLEASE consider a GENERAL donation.
Sponsorship only covers part of the cost of providing the many programs developed by Thrangu Rinpoche.
We greatly depend on donations that are not directed to any particular student, monk, or nun but for the fund in general.
Sometimes a sponsor forgets or can no longer pay so we need to be able to cover the costs. (We cannot just drop a student out of the school or monasteries once they have begun!)
General funds may also provide new uniforms, socks and shoes, school supplies, a bed or towels.
Donations for Specific Projects
Donations may be made on an occasional or regular basis to any of Thrangu Rinpoche's projects. Funds are accrued separately for all projects and dispersed accordingly. Donations can be given and
However, NBF must exercise exclusive legal control over all donations received and reserves the right to allocate funds with discretion if the requirement for specific purposes have been exceeded or if
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The children, monks and nuns are grateful for
Items taken to Nepal are not eligible for a tax receipt unless pre-approved by our treasurer.
Please contact us for further information.
• Multivitamins with minerals - tablets
• Wart medicine• Bandages
• Small stuffed toys, Lego, Meccano, matchbox toys etc.
• Sports equipment: skipping ropes, basketballs & soccer balls, ping
• Learning games
• Board games, chess, word games
• Hair clips and scrunchies
SEEDS (fruit, vegetables, flowers)
Namo Buddha Monastery ideas for monks:
With the SMD Branch School for Monks, the
You may find the amounts surprisingly high, but food prices are severe in poor countries and in Nepal food inflation is reported to be 25%.
Give the gift of a meal, or any element of a meal for a day, week, month or year in the name of a loved one.
Dhal per year $1700
Brown rice per year $1300
Yogurt 3 x week per year $2500
Egg 1 x week per month $120
Banana $17 Watermelon $28
Orange $50 Apple $124
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