United Way India is registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 as a not-for-profit organization.
United Way India is registered under section 12A of Income Tax Act, 1961. Donations to United Way India from Indian nationals and corporates are eligible for tax exemption under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act.
United Way India is registered with the Ministry of Home Affairs, India and is authorized to receive foreign donations under FCRA (Foreign Contribution Regulation Act), 2010.
United Way India is also registered with Government of India’s NITI Aayog (DL/2015/0090818). We are registered with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (Reg. No. CSR00002748) for undertaking CSR activities.
United Way India is now certified as being equivalent to a U.S. public charity by NGO source. NGO Source helps streamline international giving by evaluating whether a non-U.S. organization is the equivalent of a U.S. public charity, through the process of equivalency determination (ED)
United Way India is committed to the cause of community development while abiding by the strictest codes of accountability and transparency.
We are governed by the Board of Directors who closely monitor and regulate our fund allocation and management processes, ensuring that we maintain a high degree of accountability.
United Way India is registered with the Ministry of Home Affairs, India, to be eligible to receive foreign donations under FCRA (Foreign Contribution Regulation Act), 2010.
FCRA Financial Reporting
Audited Financial Report 2021-2022
FCRA Audited Financials 2021-2022
United Way volunteers, employees, and representatives have a responsibility to uphold the highest ethical standards. We believe these standards go beyond compliance with laws and regulations – calling us to fulfill higher obligations as stewards of the public trust. United Way India follows a Code of Ethics, which sets forth standards and responsibilities toward this end. The Board of Directors approves the code and all staff members are required to personally certify their compliance to it. Read our code of ethics.
We unequivocally denounce all forms of ethnic, caste, racial, religion, social and economic discrimination. They undermine the well-being and vitality of our community.
United Way network in India strives to engage members whose voices have traditionally been marginalized. We work with communities to co-create solutions that ensure that everyone has the resources, support, opportunities and network that they need to thrive, thereby creating more equitable communities. Click here to read.
Our Commitment to Our Donors: We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any third party other than local United Way organizations and our service providers, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations.