Good News India Overview
Target demographics: Children between the ages of 4 and 20 that are orphaned, abandoned or from destitute families living in rural India.
Direct beneficiaries per year: Nearly 3,000 children and 400 lepers.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Provide administrative assistance in our Phoenix, AZ office, but 10 hours per week would be even more helpful.Volunteer teaching positions are available in India at one of our Dream Centers in W. Bengal.
Geographic areas served: Orissa and W. Bengal, India
Programs: We have established 28 Dream Centers to house destitute children and provide them discipleship in Christ, food, shelter, clothing, education through college and love in a family environment. We also have one Dream Center dedicated to the care of lepers and their children and multiple outreaches to leper communities with food and medical care. We have a dental program for all the children under our care that is being extended to other poor children in the community. We have an annual medical camp that serves the communities surrounding our Dream Centers.