Volunteer Tim

Tim Shackles, a former pupil of Stokesley School, visited Darjeeling as part of his Gap Year programme. His family and friends helped with the fund raiser when he returned.The money raised will pay for the education of 3 more children at the school for a whole year.

How does your donation help?

Every donation helps SAI provide better facilities for our students, here are some typical examples of costs that we incur on a regular basis. We have six classes with 20-25 children in each class.

  • £22 buys uniform for one child giving them pride and identity
  • £50 pays for a wide selection of books for one class
  • £5 buys a waterproof storage box for books, needed in monsoon season
  • £600 for a new laptop for classroom use
  • £2250 will pay a teachers salary for one year