Immediate Needs

St. Barnabas School and Orphanage serves 175 children daily. Of these, 15 children are residents of the orphanage, and 160 are transported to the facilities for services. Their expenses for basic care are as follows:

  • Food
    • $1 per child per day
      • $30 per child per month
      • $175 per day for the entire mission
      • $5,250 per month in total
  • Clothing
    • School Uniforms and incidentals for all children
      • $2 per child per month
        • $24 per child per year
        • $350 per month for the entire school
        • $4,200 per year in total
    • Additional change of clothes for resident orphans
      • $2 per child per month
        • $24 per child per year
        • $30 per month for the entire orphanage
        • $360 per year in total
    • Total clothing cost for all children
      • $380 per month
        • $4,560 per year
  • Transportation to and from School (Nonresident Children)
    • $1.50 per day per child
      • $45 per month per child
      • $240 per day for the entire mission
      • $7,200 per month in total
    • Fuel for vehicles
      • $30 per day
        • $210 per week
        • $900 per month
  • Housing Expense (Resident Children)
    • $3 per day per child
      • $21 per week per child
      • $45 per day for the entire orphanage
      • $1,350 per month in total
  • School Supplies
    • $3.50 per month per child
      • $612.50 per month in total
  • Healthcare
    • $250 per month (covers the entire mission)
  • Operating Expenses
    • Rent: $315 monthly
    • Facilities Maintenance: $250 monthly
    • Salaries for Caregivers and Teachers
      • $1470 – Fourteen staff members each receive $105 monthly

 

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