Hey Srikanth: Timely reminder - but as always, bureaucracy is a stumbling block. 80G registration takes a long time - we can only apply around 6 months after registration and so this is going to take a while longer.
=( Thank you. Best, Gautam ________ http://social.prathambooks.org/ On 13 June 2011 21:28, Srikanth Lakshmanan <srik....@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi all, > > I am writing this mail to ask Chapter folks / Wikimedians experienced in > Global Fundraising as to get some information on our preparedness to support > INR currency in the Global Fundraising initiative which would be up later > this year. I am under impression, Chapter is one of the pre-requisite. Now > that we have a Chapter and that it has a bank account, I would like to know > what else would it take to support INR this year. I would appreciate if > Chapter takes this up as a key project(I dont see this listed currently) and > helps in this since it is largely in legal / administration thing. I hope > the community would always do its part, be it translating the banners, > things which can be done by individual contributors. > > * Providing support to donations in INR is 1st priority > * Optionally providing tax rebate under donations, would attract more > donors. > > Regards > Srikanth.L > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > _______________________________________________ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l