NGO Newsletter May 2010

In This Issue
Top 10 NGOs who received funds in May
Sankalp 2010
Payroll Giving Update

News for Use

GiveIndia Help desk

New NGOs listed in May
Hariksha People’s Welfare Trust
Literates Welfare Association (LAW)
Quarry Workers Development Society
Society for Poor People Development
SOS Children’s Villages of India

Create a promotional video about your NGO!
Ankit Bakshi, an engineer with a passion for film making is offering a helping hand at a very nominal cost. Email or contact +91 9014945941. Click to read more.

GiveIndia Supported beneficiaries shine in exams!
Students of Sevalaya, scale great heights with 90% pass in XII grade exams. The school has around 1000 students who are first generation learners.

7 students of HELP home have cleared XII grade exams. HELP will be guiding them for undergraduate courses.

Vishwas Trust requires full time training co-coordinator
For details, Email Mr.Sundaresh, Director, Vishwas Trust. Read more.

GOONJ's cost effective solution
GOONJ, a 11 year old voluntary organization, channelizes vast stocks of basic necessities- like clothes, school material, dry ration, utensils and sanitary napkins. They offer a cost effective solution to support and build up partnership with grassroots organizations at no monetary cost. Write to  or call on 011-26972351/ 41401216 for more details.

Funds available from Shipping Corporation of India for NGOs
Excerpts from link.

8 day non-residential Puppetry workshop in Delhi, 18-25, June 2010
For youth facilitators, teachers, media professionals to address issues of social justice. Visit, and for details.

For all NGOs with 35AC Donation Options

GiveIndia process for 35 AC receipts not sent within a week of NGO receiving funds

  1. A reminder mail from GiveIndia sent to NGO 10 days after the disbursement of funds (if receipt is not already received).

  2. A call is made to NGO around the same time.

  3. If even 20 days after disbursement, the 35 AC receipt is not received in our office, then GiveIndia informs the NGO that 35 AC D Os will be disabled if receipts have not reached  GiveIndia within next 10 days

  4. If even 30 days after disbursement, the 35 AC receipt is not received in our office, then GiveIndia disables all 35 AC D Os of that NGO and informs the NGO.

  5. D Os enabled only after receipts have reached GiveIndia office.

GiveIndia Workshops to benefit NGOs

GiveIndia is holding workshops for all Tier I and Tier II NGOs in 6 cities in the next two weeks at the venues mentioned below.

City Date
Kolkata Mon 7th June
Delhi Tue 8th June
Ahmedabad Wed 9th June
Bangalore Mon 14th June
Chennai Tue 15th June
Hyderabad Wed 16th June

Please write to for details. Register ASAP as the seats are filling up.

Payroll Giving Update     

PRG photo
The Payroll Giving programme raised approximately Rs 7.5 crores last year from 30,000 employees. We now have 85 corporate implementing this programme. This financial year has also commenced well with Tata Capital, GSK, Glenmark, Asian Paints and Apollo Tyres having agreed to implement the programme.

Sankalp 2010 Awards    

Sankalp photo
The Sankalp 2010 awards and investment forum is an annual Intellecap initiative committed to catalyzing entrepreneurship in the social enterprise space.  The key highlights of the forum held in May were:
Social entrepreneurs from India with an innovative idea which is scientifically proven can avail one time grants from Government of India through CSIR. The grant amount may be anyway between 5 to 10 lac.
Seed fund, Aavishkaar are some social venture capital firms supporting social enterprises. Paul Basil of Villigro Innovations Foundation is supporting rural innovations through collaboration with scientific research institutes like ICRISAT , an extension of lab to land through incubation of entrepreneurs. Click to read more.
Barefoot power aims to reach million household with its state of art solar lighting products through microcredit and micro lease programme. Servals Automation Pvt Ltd is developing new cooking stove far below Rs 700 for pair of stoves with a fuel efficient burners which save 30% energy right away. Skyshade is ready to make day light available to buildings who consume power even in day time. Ready to support NGOs at a discounted rate if their electricity bills are major overhead. For more info.

Top 10 NGOs who received funds in MAY

Disbursement photo

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