What do we do:
Friends For Cause Foundation (FFCF), group executes "Gift a Sight" and "Gift A Vision" Projects in India. This is a voluntary work.
"Gift a Sight ": Click Here to see a detailed project report on Gift a Sight in a .pdf format.
"Gift a Sight" is a project to provide free Pheco-Cataract Surgery to old widows, street people and people with challenging financial situation. We select them and then fund their cataract Surgery in Hospitals. These are life changing experiences for us. And this will be our 7th year doing this project.
"Gift a Vision": Click Here to see a detailed project report on Gift a Vision in a .pdf format.
While "Gift A Vision" is an extensive program with the goal of giving 20,000 slums school children access to vision screenings and distribute free glasses to those in need and further treatment if required. We are starting this year with this extensive program.
Who are we:
We are few young people, who have formed FFCF to do meaningful charity. Cataract eye surgery for street people is our first GOAL. Please read people behind the scene.
Is Friends For Cause a registered charity in Canada:
Yes, we are a registered charity.
Is this your first project:
This is our 7th Gift A Sight Project and till date we have funded more then 750 surgeries in India. But this is first Gift A Vision Project.
How can i help:
There are several ways but the best is make my campaign viral, talk about it on facebook and if possible donate a small amount. To donate us kindly visit our Go fund me site, Click Here.
Who will execute this Project:
Friends For Cause Foundation (FFCF) members (we go to India to help in these projects) and few Indian NGO will execute this project in India.
How do you collect your funds:
We put in our own funds, then friends and relatives join us and contribute. Sometimes anonymous people fund us small amounts. Members and friends of FFCF over face-book have contributed us.
How are funds being collected, is it online, secure and do i get a tax receipt:
Yes, it is all online, it is secure as it is through online crowd funding site GoFundMe -Gift A Vision(Click HERE) to go on this site. Yes you will get a tax receipt if you sent us a e-mail after donating.
Should i become your friend on Face-book and help you make this project success:
Yes for sure, we need all our friends to make this Project success. We can't do it without you. Please send us friend request on our FB account of Yogesh Bhatia or to Tanmai Bhatia.
I still have few more questions before I donate, can you answer them:
Yes for sure, send me a e-mail at , and we will reply.