So, you want to help maovember but can’t join our events? Donate online!


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So, you want to support maovember 2015 and its mission of funding cataract surgeries for the poor in China but are unable to attend any events? No problem. You can still donate online to this year’s charity, Orbis. Here are the instructions, with a few screen shots:

1. Go to this page and click or enter the amount you wish to donate. Want to fund cataract surgery for one person? Then enter ‘130’ in the ‘$’ field.

2. Fill in your billing information.

3. Under ‘Tribute Information‘, click the ‘In Honor‘ option from the drop-down menu and enter ‘maovember‘ in the ‘Last Name:‘ space.

4. Click ‘Donate Now‘.

That’s it!

Here are screenshots of steps 1 and 4:

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We also appreciate it if you give us a “heads up” that you have donated online, so we can add it to our grand total for maovember. You can do so by emailing nihao (at)

Maovember focuses on quirky events for good causes. Our 2022 partner is Library Project, which has furnished thousands of reading rooms in rural schools. Learn more about Maovember here. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.