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India COVID Relief Kirtan: Nina & Keli and Friends

Friday, May 7, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Kirtan is call-and-response chanting of Sanskrit mantras in community.

On May 7 we will come together to chant and raise funds to go directly to COVID Relief:
Keli Lalita and Nina Rao
Arjun Bruggeman
Krishna Das

By donation via PayPal to <chant@chantkirtan.com> or Vemno <Nina-Lina-Rao>. All funds received will be sent by direct transfer to India on May 12.
We will contribute all donations raised toward a specific project for the underserved in Delhi with an admin cost of under 5% ensuring most amount of donations go to help those in need.
Nina’s long-time friend in India and veteran of NGOs is closely associated with and monitoring this specific project for authenticity of work. All donations go directly into the delivery of oxygen and creation and provision of make-shift COVID hospital units. There is no intermediary fund collection platform. As an indicator of the type of funds needed in India please know that one oxygen concentrator costs $1800.
You may send your contributions via PayPal <chant@chantkirtan.com> or Venmo <Nina-Lina-Rao> and I will wire all the funds to the LifeTree organization on Wed May 12th, 2021. Please note these are NOT tax-deductible contributions in the USA.
Some of the other organizations you can donate to directly are:
The Association for India’s Development Fund
https://aidindia.org/donate/covid-relief-fund/
Mission Oxygen, Ketto, a fund-raising platform in Mumbai, is shepherding a campaign by hundreds of entrepreneurs to purchase 3,000 oxygen concentrators. (The organizers are tweeting live updates https://twitter.com/india_oxygen)

Details

Date:
Friday, May 7, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Organizer

Brooklyn Kirtan Collective
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Venue

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Listed time is for New York. Join in from anywhere in the world!