What is Indiadonates?
Indiadonates is a Crowdfunding and Knowledge Hub platform. We collaborate with credible NGOs across India to mobilise funds through individual and corporate giving, and also provide modules on fundraising, communication and programme implementation.
Why Indiadonates was introduced?
To ethically raise resources for NGOs and strengthen their core capacities for sustainable implementation of development programmes.
What is the legal structure of Indiadonates?
Indiadonates is held by DevPro Trust a registered charitable Trust under FCRA Act and Sec 12 A and Sec 80 G of Income Tax Act. In case you have any other questions, feel free to reach us firstname.lastname@example.org
What are the thematic areas you can donate in, through Indiadonates?
Currently there are 8+1 thematic areas viz;
Disaster & Response
Water & sanitation.
Apart from any aforesaid themes we have multiple projects in OTHERS category for which you can also donate.
You can access the entire list here.
How can you donate at Indiadonates?
Donors can donate via 2 options:
Is it a very complicated procedure to donate to Indiadonates?
Here’s what you have to do to make a donation at Indiadonates site:
For Guest Login -
- You can directly click on DONATE BUTTON on any project under any thematic area on our homepage
- Fill in your basic details on the redirected page
- Pay as you go
For Registered Login -
- Click on the DONOR SIGNUP on our homepage – this should redirect to donor signup on homepage.
- Fill in your basic details
Pay as a registered Donor & get updates on your very own donor profile
Who all can donate through Indiadonates?
Any individuals (Indians as well as other nationalities) Corporates, CSR Foundations, Funding agencies, Philanthropic Institutions from India and overseas can make donations through Indiadonates.
How is the credibility of NGOs ensured at Indiadonates?
Every NGO listed in the platform undergoes a due diligence process that seeks to assess its financial management and program management capacity.
When will get I get a donation receipt?
The donor gets the donation receipt instantly without any delay. In case you don’t get it instantly please reach out to us at email@example.com
What tax benefit will I get, if I choose to donate via Indiadonates?
Indian donor will be eligible to avail tax exemption under the Sec 80G of Income Tax Act.
How would I know about the progress of the project?
There is an inbuilt reporting back mechanism. For every project listed in the portal, fund utilisation statement and activity implementation report will be uploaded on half yearly basis.
What all information is saved in our database?
What are the modes of payment at Indiadonates?
We accept donations through all the major credit & debit cards and other payment modes.
How does Indiadonates ensure payment security ?
Your donation is secured via Razorpay software at Indiadonates.
Can I share my experience of donating in your platform?
Indiadonates has a Testimonial Section, where we publish experiences shared by donors. If you wish to share your experience, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What if my address or phone number changes?
You can always email us at email@example.com to update this information.
Will Indiadonates send me the tax exemption certificate?
For online donations, instant 80G receipt is mailed to your mail id. For Offline donations, we send a hard copy of the 80G receipt within 5 working days, after the transaction is confirmed by the bank. Incase there is a technical problem please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and call us at +91-120-4773200
What kind of NGOs can register at Indiadonates
We work with small and medium sized NGOs, who wishes to raise funds online and have the potential to bring transformational change in the lives of people. You can register here.
How can an NGO register at Indiadonates?
You can simply click here & follow the process. Incase you face any technical problem, reach out to us at email@example.com
What is the Due Diligence process?
Due-diligence implies a thorough review of the program management, financial management system, legal compliances and related governance aspects of the registered organisations to assess their institutional capacity.
Are there any specific parameters for an organisation to register at Indiadonates?
At Indiadonates, we believe in the principle of ethical fundraising & we expect our partner organisations to also adhere to the laws & have all the financials, legal documents in place.
How will any NGO get to know in case they are not shortlisted by Indiadonates?
Those NGOs who fail to meet Indiadonates’ compliance standards will be intimated over email after the completion of the due diligence process.