We are a small, grass-roots organisation with very low administration costs but operating our program effectively requires management and trained teachers. Investing in our staff results in CLS providing positive, trained leaders able to run programs that benefit the community long-term. Our aims include the development of self-funding initiatives, but currently, our organisation would not be able to operate without the generosity of donors and fundraisers
We encourage people to support us by donating into one of our programs. For example, we do not allow student-specific sponsorships guaranteeing only one child an education. Instead we encourage people to support our programs (like our scholarship class) to benefit all our students.
Donate to CLS Now! Tax Deductible Donations can be made from within Australia. CLS does not have long-term, sustainable funding sources for the operation of our organisation or our programs. Our aims include the development of self-funding initiatives, but currently our organisation would not be able to operate without the generosity of donors and fundraisers. […]
A Volunteer’s Experience at Chumkriel Language School. “It was an honour to work at CLS. The staff always made the job fun and the smiles on the children’s faces are priceless.” – Volunteer, 2015 “Very rewarding experience. Inclusive environment. Very welcoming.” – Volunteer, 2015 Volunteers are important to the development and operation of CLS and […]
CLS values partners who help us work towards our goal of sustainability by supporting us in developing our programs and in building the capacity of our staff. We seek partnerships with groups and organizations who value mutual sharing and learning. MODIMADE www.modimade.com.au ModiMade is an Australian business run by a volunteer and friend of CLS […]
VISITING CLS CLS welcomes current or potential donors and partners as visitors to the Centre. As the staff are busy running the Centre and teaching children, the time devoted to visitors must, however, be limited and advance notice is essential. Individuals and small groups (5 or less) are asked to provide at least 3 weeks’ notice, […]