How Can I Help

Why Donate to the Barbara May Foundation

Donating to the Barbara May Foundation will allow us to support volunteer doctors and nursesimprove maternal health facilities and provide vital medical supplies. Your donation will provide poor women, and those from remote areas, with quality maternal healthcare decreasing the number of women and babies dying during labour, or suffering injuries like obstetric fistula, during labour and birth. 

What will my donation provide:

  • $60 – will pay for the transport of a woman to hospital.
  • $150 – will pay for 65 delivery kits for village birth attendants.
  • $250 – will pay for a safe delivery in hospital including a caesarean section if required plus all pre and post-natal checkups.
  • $600 – will pay for an obstetric fistula repair operation.

Your donation will save lives.


The Barbara May Foundation is a registered Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) ABN: 35 141 248 900
Our provision for gift deductibility: Item 1 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
All donations more than $2 are fully tax deductible

There are three ways you can donate securely to the Barbara May Foundation.


Transactions processed in
Australian Dollars

Transactions processed in
US Dollars

Transactions processed in
Euro (Not for UK)

Transactions processed in Pounds Sterling (including Gift Aid option)


Transfer fund to Westpac Bank: BSB: 032 716 Account number:  403 741 Name of Barbara May Foundation (please put your name in as reference) 
Please note you will need to contact us to advise of a Direct Debit transfer so we can issue you with a tax deductible receipt. You can email: David Browning


Send cheque or money order care of:
The Barbara May Foundation, PO Box 2371 Bowral NSW 2576
Please put your contact details with the cheque so we can issue a receipt.

How You Can Help

Regular Giving

You can make a difference by making a regular donation to the Barbara May Foundation weekly, fortnightly, monthly or quarterly at whatever amount you like. Our regular donors help us to plan securely for the future. Read more

Workplace Giving

Employees - Workplace Giving allows you to make a regular tax deductible donation from your salary reducing your tax.
Employers – you can make a difference in Africa by supporting BMF through a Workplace Giving Programme. 
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Be Twice The Doctor

Calling on medical staff across Sydney Local Health District. Many medical professionals would like to be able to give their time to work in developing nations, but are unable to do so. By donating a day of your salary you can be twice the doctor and contribute both here and in the developing world. Read more


Many people choose to support their favourite cause by leaving a bequest in their will. If this type of giving is attractive to you, please discuss it with your family, and the legal entities managing your affairs such as your solicitor, administrators and executors. Read more

Support Member

Being a supporter of the Barbara May Foundation is for anyone with an eagerness to help others, a curiosity to know more and a desire to experience the power of humanity. Read more