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Yearly Budget Needs

Above all, we want our supporters and partners to understand exactly how their contributions are being used.

The following is a breakdown of the operating budget for TOLO:

Minimum Annual Budget Requirements For Facilities/Transportation and Orphanage Operation equated to US dollars (current exchange rate is approximately 30 baht equals 1 US Dollar):
 
Electricity……………………...........……………………$2,700
Cooking Gas…………………………......……………….$300
Drinking Water……………………......…………....……..$600
City Water……………………..........………………..…….$650
Telephone………………………………….......………..$1,100
Yard Maintenance and Clearing…....................………..$400
Vehicle Maintenance and fuel…….......…………........$6,500
Property Taxes………………………......………......……...$30
Facilities Maintenance and Repairs…...............…….$1,500
Facilities Subtotal……………………......….………$13,780       per year

Expenditures for Children's Support
Food……………………………………........………….$12,600
Clothing and Uniforms………....…...........……………$2,600
Medical Expenses…………………………………...…$1,500
School Expenses (tuitions, books, and fees)............$12,000
Salary for Support Staff (cleaning and cooking).........$1,800
Children's Support Subtotals…….........…….......…...$30,500. per year
 
Total Budget Needed for Operating the Tree of Life House Orphanage including Facilities Maintenance and
Providing Children's Basic Support: Annually….$44,280.00
Monthly………………………………………….....$ 3,690.00