FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation is an NGO organization initiated by a group of young minds to support various causes among the communities in both rural and urban areas across India. We operate on a Not-For-Profit model to outcome major challenges including emergency healthcare funding, mental health, and suicide awareness campaigns at workplace and schools, education support for poor children, and other welfare projects for the wellbeing of the society.




What is the motive behind Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation believe that unless members of the civil society are involved proactively in the process of development, sustainable change will not happen. Believing in this principle of 'Civic Driven Change' Life Rescue Foundation sensitises the civil society in order to make them partners in its mission.




Does Life Rescue Foundation work only in India or other countries too?


Life Rescue Foundation is a national level development organization with its welfare projects spread across India.




How old is Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation is a recently established organization in 2020, formed by young minds in various sectors.




How can an NGO apply for assistance / partnership?


There is a user friendly contact form available on our website that an NGO can fill. Apart from that we put notices in all our internal modes of communication like our website, mailers, etc. whenever there is a requirement for a partner in any particular geographical area under our various programmes.




Who are the people behind Life Rescue Foundation?


The realization of a group of young corporate professionals, that it was their Social Responsibility to give back to the society, laid the inception of Life Rescue Foundation. Life Rescue Foundation is managed professionally by a Board of Advisors, comprising individuals from diverse backgrounds and expertise, followed by an Executive Committee and a well defined professional workforce.




Which areas does Life Rescue Foundation work in?


Life Rescue Foundation has been working in the thematic areas of education, healthcare, youth employability, elderly & disabled care, suicide prevention and empowerment of women and girls.




What is the working model of Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation works under two models, namely Social Venture Philanthropy (SVP) and Outreach.




What is Social Venture Philanthropy model?


Social Venture Philanthropy (SVP) is an innovative model based on the business concept of venture capital. Under SVP, Life Rescue Foundation identifies, handholds and builds capacities of genuine grassroots NGOs. Life Rescue Foundation focuses on achieving scalability and sustainability, creating a culture of leadership and excellence and inculcating a deep sense of accountability among its partners.




What is the Outreach model?


While working in the remote rural areas, Life Rescue Foundation realized that capacities of community based organisations (CBOs) were not adequate to meet expectations of social investors. Under outreach model, Life Rescue Foundation implements the development interventions directly as it requires intensive and professional engagement for a wider and sustained outcome. Life Rescue Foundation gets a first-hand experience on the nuances of development at the grassroots through its Outreach model and then shares the same with partner organisations.




What is the source of funding for the organization?


Around 70-80% funding support of the organization comes from individual donors and corporates; the rest comes from PSUs and private institutions.




What is the mission of Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation's mission is to empower underprivileged children, youth and their families and community through relevant education, innovative healthcare and market-focused livelihood programmes. We aim to deploy best possible methodology and technology for achieving ideal SROI (social return on investment), to practice and promote good governance, to link business competitiveness of the corporate with social development initiatives and to sensitize the privileged section of society to promote Civic Driven Change.




Does Life Rescue Foundation provide internships? If yes, how can I apply for it?


Life Rescue Foundation provides internships and interested candidates can go to the Volunteers / Interns section of our website and submit your profile to the relevant section or department they are interesting in interning with.




How can I work for Life Rescue Foundation?


Please go to our "Career" page to know more about the current openings in Life Rescue Foundation. Job seekers can also submit thier resumes to be considered for future opportunities.




How can I donate to Life Rescue Foundation?


You can go to "Donate" section of Life Rescue Foundation's website and donate online. For other donations related queries please write to donations@liferescuefoundation.com




What are the ways of measuring impacts of the various programmes?


Life Rescue Foundation has a proper programme management system which tracks progress and does periodic analysis - both qualitative and quantitative Periodic external evaluations are also done to gauge the impact and progress of various programmes.




How does Life Rescue Foundation choose the projects / grassroots NGOs to work with?


Life Rescue Foundation looks for emerging and committed grassroots organizations for reaching out to underprivileged communities. We partner with people and organizations that want to make a difference but do not have adequate knowledge and capacity to raise resources or work in a professional manner.




How can one associate with the organization?


In our journey so far, we have received immense support from numerous individuals, many private and public sector companies, development agencies, educational institutions, public figures and the mass media. One can associate with us in any of these above mentioned ways. Please visit the contact us or get involved through the contact section of our website for more information on the possible ways of being involved in our journey.




What will Life Rescue Foundation do with my donation?


As soon as the donation through cheque or online is reconciled by the bank, the amount is allotted to the specific programme, which it has been meant for. The utilization and results are managed, monitored and audited. The outcome is reflected in the annual impact report, which is shared with the donors.




Is the website safe to make online payments?


Yes, the website is safe for any kind of transaction. Also any information exchange is kept safe and in no condition gets disclosed. Also the payment gateway is a third party payment gateway recognized by the financial institutions under the government of India. So any transaction also is thoroughly secured.




What is the process of keeping the donor's information safe?


As a credible organization, we honour the privacy of our donors. The donor data is not exposed or shared with any external agency under any circumstances. We have a robust in-house mechanism and server system where the records are kept safe. The entire setup is protected with password and is guarded by surveillance software. The data is kept strictly confidential and only authorized staff with a special non-disclosure bond have access to it.




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.




What is legal Status of Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation is a Registered Organization under Section 8 (1) of the companies Act, 2013 in India with License.No: 121204.




Who are the founders of Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation was founded by Mr. Anas Babu Ambalan and Mrs. Aparnna Muttath.




Official website and Emails of Life Rescue Foundation?


Official Website: www.liferescuefoundation.com Official Emails: info@liferescuefoundation.com donations@liferescuefoundation.com careers@liferescuefoundation.com volunteers@liferescuefoundation.com management@liferescuefoundation.com




What is the PAN Number and TAN Number of Life Rescue Foundation?


The PAN Number of Life Rescue Foundation is AAECL3732F. The TAN Number of Life Rescue Foundation is CHNL02227B.




What is the bank account details of Life Rescue Foundation?


ICICI Bank Account Name: Life Rescue Foundation Account Number: Branch: IFSC Code:




What is the amount charged to become a lifetime member of Life Rescue Foundation?


Life Rescue Foundation charges a membership fee of Rs.10,000/- to become a lifetime member.




If the donator provided the donation through Bank to Bank transaction, what details does he needs to provide to verify the donation?


The Donator will be asked to provide the Account number and the transaction Id which will be checked through the bank statement of Life Rescue Foundation.