- Who are the Bollygeet Bandits?
The Bollygeet Bandits are an accomplished band of musicians based
in Northern, VA They have been helping support ILP for the past 4 years.
Learn more about the band at: Bollygeet Band'its
Click here for
more on last year’s music event including pictures.
- How do I purchase tickets for the event?
Tickets can be purchased either by:
- Completing the online request on the left.
- By calling one of the numbers listed
An ILP-DC volunteer will get back to you within a 2-3 days time.
- How do I become a sponsor for the event?
Sponsorship details here.
- Are contributions to ILP tax-deductible?
Yes. All donations to ILP are 100% tax deductible under Section 501(c)3 of
the IRS code [Tax Id: # 36-3779020].
- What happens to the funds raised from the event?
The funds you raise for ILP will go towards funding educational programs in India.
It takes an average of $60 to educate one illiterate for a year in India and the money
you raise will make a small contribution towards reducing illiteracy in India. Funds
are directly transferred to NGOs in India that have valid FCRA registration from the
Government of India to receive foreign contributions.
- How do you ensure that funds sent are properly utilized?
Monitoring the projects is a critical part of ILP's activities. Our
Participatory Evaluation Process (PEP) involves periodic feedback from
qualified consultants, volunteer visits and audits.
- How can I help?
- By attending the music event.
- Spreading the word about this program among family & friends.
- By becoming one of our sponsors.
- By volunteering your time and skills. Sign-up