This Independence Day, we want to get 5000 orphans around Bangalore City meals from McDonald's. To a kid with no parents, a burger is a symbol of something almost unattainable. Last year, we worked with 1000 kids
, and this year, we'd like to spread the smiles further. You can read more about the project on this
We chose McDonald's even though there are healthier, cheaper
alternatives on the grounds that on Independence day, we want to give
the kids a treat, not necessarily a nutritious meal which they would
probably get otherwise anyway.
The meal we're getting costs ₹126 at the restaurant, including taxes.
McDonald's has promised us a reduction in price, given that we're
The team consists of several teenagers. We're going to go to each of the
orphanages and make sure that the burgers arrive. We're also going to
get plenty of pictures.
- Where do I get updates about what's going on?
We have a Facebook page here
which we update regularly, so you'll
always know what we're up to.
- How do I know that my money is going where you're saying it is?
You don't. At least, not until after the event. Once the event is
over, we'll release a set of accounts showing that the money has gone
where we say it will. You can take a look at last year's accounts here