Common Donation Questions

How do I donate?

Donating is easy – simply click on the Donate button, select the amount you’d like to give, fill in your information and click ‘donate’. After your donation has been submitted, you will receive a donation confirmation email sent to the email address you provided. Alternatively, if you prefer to direct deposit into our bank accounts, the details are: Australia: Name: Dignity Freedom Network Australia BSB: 033-178 Account: 435029 Note: please include your name and what the donation is for. New Zealand: Name: Dignity Freedom Network New Zealand Westpac Bank Account: 03-1509-0085320-000 Note: please include your name and what the donation is for.

Can I donate monthly?

Yes! Sponsoring a child not only changes their life, but also their family’s. Click ‘Sponsor a Child’ or ‘Free a Child’, select a child in need and complete our form. You’ll be able to select giving $40 monthly or $480 annually.

How do I cancel a donation?

To cancel a donation or to stop sponsoring a child, for whatever reason, Aussies can send us an email at [email protected] or call us at 1-800-949-774. New Zealanders please email: [email protected] We’ll be understanding and happy to help.

How do I update my information?

To make changes to your credit card information or to update your name or address, Aussies can contact us at 1-800-949-774 or [email protected] and New Zealanders can contact us at [email protected].  

Where does my money go?

Dignity Freedom Network Australia & New Zealand is committed to use all funds donated to a specific project or campaign accordingly. In the event that funding for a  project has been fully met, funds will be applied to the area of greatest need.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We currently accept the following forms of payment:

  • Credit card (Visa/MasterCard) online
  • Cheque
  • Direct Deposit

If you are mailing a cheque, please address your donation to: Dignity Freedom Network Australia, P.O. Box 7, Nunawading, VIC 3131 Dignity Freedom Network New Zealand, 12b Clayton St, Newmarket, 1023

In which currency will my donation be processed?

New Zealanders will be charged in NZ dollars
Australians in AUD  

Is Dignity Freedom Network a charity?

Dignity Freedom Network Australia is a registered charitable organisation in good standing with Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission. Tax receipts for donations processed through this website are issued by Dignity Freedom Network Australia.

Dignity Freedom Network New Zealand Charitable Trust is a registered charity in good standing with New Zealand Charities Services. The charity’s registration number is CC57314.

Tax receipts for donations processed through this website are issued by Dignity Freedom Network New Zealand.

 

Is donating to Dignity Freedom Network Australia tax-deductible?

Donations to Dignity Freedom Network Australia are tax-deductible. Receipts will be issued in June each year after the end of the Financial Year.
Donations to Dignity Freedom Network New Zealand are tax-deductible. Receipts will be issued in April each year after the end of the Financial Year.

Is the work in India independent of the government structures?

Our Indian partner works with the local government and national government whenever possible.