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$25…………... One child’s uniform and shoes for a year $54…………... Provides a student with healthy lunches for a year $100............. Tuition for one child for a year $200............. Train a teacher on best practices $250............. Mothers Fund: Start-up capital and vocational training for female family members $300............. Desks and chairs for one classroom $500............. Shoes and uniforms for a class of 20 $600............. Sponsors one child from grade 1 – 5 $1,000.......... Quality books for a school of 100 $2,000.......... Sponsors a classroom for one year $2,200.......... Sisters Fund: Enables a female student in top 15% of class to attend secondary school for five years $2,500.......... Shoes and uniforms for an entire school $5,400.......... Nutritious lunches for 100 hungry children for an entire school year $10,000........ Science lab construction and supplies $12,000........ Sponsor entire classroom from grade 1 – 5 $12,000 ........Computer lab construction and equipment $33,000........ Sisters Fund: Enables top 15% of graduating girls to attend secondary school for five years $100,000...... Build a legacy and bring a brand new school into a community desperately in need DONORS: We are grateful to our generous donors who have helped us fund our first projects. Click here to see a list of our special donor circles. DONATION OPTIONS: Online: To use our secure online checkout please click here

  Wire or Credit Card by Phone: To do a wire transfer, or make a credit card donation by phone, please call us at 970-963-3150 Mail a Check: To donate by mail, please send a check made payable to Marshall Direct Fund, P.O. Box 4477, Aspen, CO 81623, USA. Gifts of Stock: There are tax advantages to making a stock donation including an immediate tax deduction for the value of the donated stock, ability to avoid capital gains on stock that has appreciated, and reduction of taxable estate. You receive full market value on the date you make the gift and we sell the security without paying capital gains tax.  Email us for further information on how to make a stock donation. Matching Gifts: What if your gift could be doubled or even tripled? Over 13,000 companies in the U.S. offer an employee matching gift program. Some companies also match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses. The best news is - it’s free! Contact your company's human resources department to find out if they match gifts. Companies have various methods by which you can submit matching gift requests – online forms, automated phone systems or a paper form that you submit to Marshall Direct Fund. Donate In Honor Of Someone Special: Choose a tax-deductible gift that means the most to you or honors someone you love. We will gladly send an electronic or physical card of recognition to your recipient. After making your donation please email and provide the e-mail or address of your honoree. We will assume that it is alright to let them know the amount donated and that it was made by you on their behalf unless you request otherwise. Donate Airline Miles to MDF: Please click here for more information.

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