How old is Making the Difference (MTD)?
Making the difference was formed in 2014 by Mr Deepak Vishwakarma in association with young corporate professionals.
What is the mission of MTD?
The primary focus of MTD is to reduce poverty. We do this through well planned comprehensive projects in fields of health, education, livelihood and disaster preparedness and response.
Who are the People behind MTD?
The realization of a group of young corporate professionals, that it was their Social Responsibility to give back to the society, laid the inception stone of MTD. MTD is managed by a Core group which is elected from the volunteers by a mode of election during AGM every 3 Years. Also we have Board of Advisors, comprising individuals from diverse backgrounds and expertise, followed by an Executive Committee and an enthusiastic volunteer workforce.
What is the source of funding for the organisation?
We frequently run campaign on our website for any planned cause. Apart from this we also run campaign on crowd-funding sites to raise money for the event. Finally, we always welcome donation through our website which could be utilised towards the upcoming events.
Who all are the target beneficiaries?
We are working for the poor and marginalized people living in the slums and disaster affected area.
How can I work for MTD?
We welcome volunteers, you can fill the form in the volunteer ship page in the website.
How can I donate to MTD?
You can donate through a secure online payment gateway (Razor Pay) through our website. Alternatively, you can also contact us if you wish to donate through other medium.
Does MTD have any merchandise?
Yes, we do, you can browse through our SHOP section on the website. All the proceeds are utilised towards running the NGO.
Is the website safe to make donation?
It is safe to make online donations on our website. A secure platform for online transactions has been provided to ensure data security and privacy.
Can one donate in kind? (Old clothes, books, stationary etc)
Usually, in-kind donation is accepted only when there is a need in any of the projects at a given point of time.
Does MTD member get paid?
No. All members are volunteers. Despite our heavy academic and professional commitments, we donate our time and energy because we strongly believe that together we can make a real difference to improve the life of children and women.