Frequently asked questions
Q: Where does Save An Orphan operate?
A: We strive to help orphans around the world
Q: Where are you based?
A: We are based in the United Kingdom. We are registered with the UK
Charity Commission (1134007). This is the only official Charity Commission number that exists for Save An Orphan. Beware of fraudulent sites attempting to associate themselves
with us. If you think you have seen a fraudulent version of this website please contact us at email@example.com
Q: What makes Save An Orphan different to most other charities?
A: Unlike most other charities, Save An Orphan exclusively focuses on the plight of orphans
170,000 children die before the age of 5 in Bangladesh. We must stop this needless waste of life.
Photo: Muhammad Zaman
Q: How do I donate?
A: You can make a pledge online, by phoning 0845 299 6622 using a credit card, sending a cheque (payable to Save An Orphan)
to Save An Orphan (Today), Communications House, 26 York Street, Mayfair, London W1U 6PZ. You can also make donations at HSBC and RBS Banks. Find out more about donating here.
Q: How can I get involved with Save An Orphan?
A: We urgently need volunteers to help us raise funds – either by organising events or helping to collect donations. Volunteers can also help to raise awareness
of the plight of orphans and our projects. Find out more about getting involved here.
Q: What is Save An Orphan working on at the moment?
A: At the moment we are about to launch our first Bangladesh appeal where we hope to raise £2million to repair, renovate and rebuild orphanages
Q: What are your plans for the future?
A: We would like to help orphanages in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Indonesia
Q: I know of a deserving orphanage, can Save An Orphan help them?
A: We’re happy to receive details of orphanages that need help and based on the support we get we will consider them on a case by case basis
Q: Does Save An Orphan sponsor orphans?
Q: Are you registered with HMRC Gift Aid?
Q: What will my donation go towards?
A: Rebuilding, repairing and renovating orphanages in addition to providing education and healthcare
Q: Are you affiliated with any other charity?
Q: Does Save An Orphan organise adoptions?