We encourage you to support individual children, particular groups of children or to extend monetary support for our extension activities to do with children, health and the differently abled.
Needless to say, amounts received as donations are exempted from Income Tax U/S 80G of the Income Tax Act - 1961, Vide Letter C No. DIT (E) No.2 ((90) 91-92 80G approval in perpetuity. NRI Donors can donate by money transfer in US dollars or any other Foreign Currency in favor of "Maithri Education and Charitable Trust". We are registered under Foreign Contribution Regulatory Act under Registration No. 075900819 under section 6 (1)(a) of FCR Act 1976.
U.S. donors wishing to get U.S. tax benefit can send their checks (minimum amount of $500) in favor of Jana Seva Inc. enclosing a note that the donation is intended for Maithri Educational And Charitable Trust. Mailing Address: Jana Seva Inc., c/o Mr. Shanthi Kumar, 491 S. Oyster Bay Rd., Plainview, NY 11803-3320.