Guidance to Donors:
Donations/Contributions in US:
There are multiple ways to donate/contribute in the US: Checks, credit card, stocks, securities, matching gifts, life insurance policies and bequests.
a. Payable to: BITSAA International
b. Please send the checks to the following address:
Attn: CFO, BITSAA International,
Suite 200,Sunnyvale, CA 94087-4597
c. Please add ‘1986 batch SJM’ and your name to the memo so that the money transfer can be tracked and credited to the Fund.
2. Credit card:
a. Use the following link – http://www.bitsaa.org/donations/donate.asp?id=13557
3. Stocks, securities, matching gifts, life insurance policies, bequests and others:
a. Visit http://www.bitsaa.org/?page=howto_donate (towards the end of the page. You may have to click on Show/Hide.) For any questions/clarifications on these forms of donations, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The donations in the US are 100% tax deductible. For credit card donations you will get a receipt subsequent to your donation. For donations using checks, you may request a receipt. About 5% would be operational expenses.
For any questions, please contact the BITSAA fundraising team at email@example.com.
1. Donations/Contributions may be done using the following link : http://bits86silverjubilee.doattend.com
2. Cheques may be sent to the following address:
Payable to: "BITS Pilani"
Office of Alumni Affairs,
Attn: Prof Arya Kumar,
Rajasthan - 333031, India
3. Please do not forget to give the transaction narration – ‘86 Batch Silver Jubilee Fund’ and your name so that the money transfer can be tracked for issue of receipt and credit to the Fund.
NOTE: A small percentage (historically around 0.5% to 1.5% and upto 5-6%) of this contributed amount shall be deducted for administrative/ overhead expenses that BITSAA incurs an organization and shall be pro-rated based on actuals at the end of the year.
All contributions are 100% tax deductible in India and in the USA. Contributions in US will get a tax receipt from BITSAA International Inc. For contributions greater than 5K INR in India, BITS, Pilani will provide the necessary receipt.
Some other ways (like Gift Matching, Donating Stocks and Securities etc ) are listed here Show/Hide