It only costs a relatively small amount of money per month to feed and clothe the children, as well as pay for their education.
We greatly value your support and rely solely on personal donations made by generous donors to run the orphanage. Every contribution helps and is hugely appreciated. It only costs a relatively small amount of money per month to feed and clothe the children, as well as pay for their education. The other main costs of running the orphanage go on things like building repairs, prevention of Malaria and other diseases prevalent in the area, and general hospital bills and medical treatment.
You can now donate online using your PayPal account or credit/debit card - to do this, please click on the 'Donate' button above. PayPal charges a fee of 3.4% of the donated amount + $0.30 per transaction. On top of that they also charge another 2.5% on the currently listed exchange rate when doing the currency conversion. Therefore, if you are wanting to donate larger amounts, please consider using one of the other donation options listed below which may be more economical.
Wire Transfer will cost approximately $40 USD and can be sent to:
Bank: BANGKOK BANK
Branch: Mae Sot
Account Number: 960-0-04411-0
Account Name: Safe Haven Orphanage
Swift Code: BKKBTHBK
Please make checks/cheques payable to Tasanee Keereepraneed and send to:
32/15 Mae Sot - Mae Tao Road,
Mae Sot, Tak
Please note: We only prefer checks/cheques for amounts of greater than $400 USD. The banks usually charge $10 - $15 USD for international checks/cheques and take approximately 1 month (sometimes longer) to clear.
For smaller donations, please consider donating online using PayPal, credit or debit card.
When considering sending items to the children, we deeply appreciate your well-intentioned gestures. We acknowledge that the act of sending tangible goods holds a special sentimental value, surpassing the more impersonal nature of monetary contributions. However, it's important to consider a few factors:
Your understanding and support in these matters are invaluable as we strive to ensure the well-being of the children in our care.