Thank you for your interest in supporting us.

We are a volunteer organization with all donations going directly to funding construction, equipment, programming and supplies for the school.

Mali Kalanso is a 501(c)(3) non-profit project, so all donations are fully tax-deductible**

To help us reduce processing fees, please send a check or money order
payable to ‘IWDC’ with ‘Mali Kalanso’ in the Memo line to:

Mali Kalanso
2261 Market Street, #226
San Francisco, CA 94114


To make a secure credit card donation or use your PayPal account, click below:

There are many ways to give.  Your gift can help buy:

$20–$50 Gift:

School supplies for one child (415 students this year)    $25

Soccer ball $30

Volley ball $35

Eyeglasses for one child $45

Eye sight testing for 20 children$50

One year of pre-school for one child $50

$125–$300 Gift:

Basketballs and air pump  $125

Post for Basketball hoop (we have a hoop!)  $300

Nutrition training for one classroom$300

$350–$3,500 Gift:

Water irrigation pump for school garden $350

Supplies for a school garden (seeds, tools, fencing)  $500

Housing construction for one teacher (cement, roof, windows & door - village provides mud bricks and all labor)   $2,500

Teacher Training [week-long training] $3,500

$4,500–$50,000 Gift:

Income Generation training for village to sustain school expenses   $4,500

Basketball court -- construction $25,000

Library-- construction, furnishings and books $50,000

**Your contribution will provide children the opportunity to receive the invaluable gift of education.  All contributions of any amount are greatly appreciated.

Corporate Matching

To promote charitable giving, many companies match their employees’ contributions to nonprofit organizations.  If your company offers this benefit, your contribution doubles your support.

Please be sure to inquire with your employer (typically through the Human Resources department) to see if they offer this benefit.  

Honor a Loved One

If you would like to honor a loved one by making a donation in their Honor or to commemorate a special occasion or holiday, send an email to malikalanso@gmail.com  and we’ll by happy to make arrangements with you to send a personalized greeting card.

**Mali Kalanso is fiscally sponsored by the International Women’s Democracy Center (IWDC), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with more than 15 years’ experience developing and administering international projects. We are happy to provide Tax ID information upon request.

Thank you for your support