Donation FAQs

We are working on online Donation Facilty until then you can directly deposit the amount in our account .
General FAQs
Why do you need my passport number?
We require this information for NRI (Non-Resident Indians) donors who are Indian citizens having an Indian passport. This is because their contribution goes into a separate account as per the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, (FCRA), 1976.

  • I notice you have mentioned dollars, but can I donate in sterling pound or any other currency?

You can send in Cheques/ Demand Drafts via snail mail in any currency directly in FCRA Account No. 136570013.Approved by Ministry of Home Affaires Govt. of India
Money can be directly transfered to our Syndicate Bank Account No. 852022011711,Holigate,Mathura,India,in name of Dr. Sheela Sharma Memorial Charitable Trust

  • Are there any tax benefits for donating to DRSSMCT?

All donations to DRSSMCT are 50% exempt from tax under section 80G (no time limit) and 100% exempt from tax under section 35AC (valid upto the End of March 2013).

  • Will you send me tax exemption certificate?

Certainly. While specifying the details of your donation, just mention that you wish to claim tax benefits. The tax exemption certificate will reach you within 45 working days.

  • Can I make Online Donation to your Organization?

We are working on online Donation Facility until then you can directly deposit the amount in our account.

  • How do I contact you regarding my donation?

For more assistance or information on donating to DRSSMCT please do write to the DRSSMCT office  or email us at
Note: DRSSMCT does not ask for cash donations.

  • 50% Tax exemption under section 80G (Income Tax Act)
  • 100% Tax exemption facilityis available under section 35AC.