Tong-Len Charitable Trust - Compassion in Action: charity based in dharamsala supporting displaced communities in Himachal Pradesh, India. Compassion in Action

Making a Donation

It is only through the kind donations of friends and supporters that we are able to continue and develop Tong-Len's work. We offer a number of methods through which you can donate, including credit/debit card donations through PayPal (payments in 5 currencies using a PayPal account or credit/debit cards) and CAF/WorldPay (credit/card payments in 5 currencies), Direct Debit, Standing Order (UK only), cheque or money order (any currency) and Give As You Earn. See the details below and/or click on the relevant 'donate' button. For electronic bank-to-bank transfers please contact us.

For donations to Tong-Len France, please click here.

By CAF/WorldPay - credit and debit cards

We are able to accept credit and debit card donations online through the secure e-fundraising service offered by the Charities Aid Foundation and WorldPay. We can accept payment in £, €, US$ as well as in Australian, Canadian and New Zealand dollars.

By Cheque

Please send cheques (payable to Tong-Len UK), to the following address:

Tong-Len UK
7 Oak Lane
EH12 6XH
Scotland, UK

Cheques can be in any currency and from any international bank account.

If you are a UK tax payer you can make your donation worth more with gift aid. For every pound you give to us, we get an extra 28 pence from the Inland Revenue. Simply download and complete our gift aid form, and send it to us with your cheque.


By PayPal (PayPal account or any credit/debit card - 5 currencies as below - you don't need to have a PayPal account to use this service - single or recurrent donations)



PayPal (UK)


PayPal (Euros)


PayPal (US $)


PayPal (Canadian $)


PayPal (Australian $)




By Direct Debit or Standing Order (UK only)

The easiest way of making a regular donation is by direct debit or standing order. Regular donations give Tong-Len the security to plan ahead and to make long-term commitments to the communities with whom we work. Please contact Anna Owen, Director, Tong-Len UK, if you would like to make regular donations through either direct debit or standing order.


  Give As You Earn (UK only)

This scheme enables employees to give to charities directly from their pay, before tax. If you would like to Give as You Earn please contact the Payroll department of your employer and request them to join the scheme, if they are already members then they will give you a form to fill in and you can donate to Tong-Len direct from your pay each month.
  • Contact your employer to find out if they are members of the Give as You Earn Scheme
  • Ask for a donor instruction form from your employer and fill it in (specifying Tong-Len UK)
  • Send the completed form to your payroll department who will then deal with it for you