Snehalaya will provide JCB/Poclain machines to villages participating in the Water Cup 2019 from the funds that it was able to raise for this purpose. Every rupee that you donated has gone towards this effort. The cost of supporting one village’s machine requirements was around Rs One lakh. 

Donations closed at 17:00 IST on Monday 13 May. A huge thank you to all the supporters who donated and volunteered their time to help make villages across Maharashtra water-abundant. The final villages qualifying for earth-moving machinery will be drawn on Toofan Aalaya on Saturday 18 May. You can see the full list of village who have benefited so far here.

Please make sure you have let us know if you have made a donation so we can thank you properly and keep you up-to-date with the impact your support is making. Please email with your personal details, the amount you donated and the transaction details.



Indian tax payers are entitled to 80G Income Tax exemption on 50% of donations.


To obtain a receipt for tax exemption and if you wish to specify where your donation is spent, please email with the following information:

1) Full Name, Address, Email ID and Telephone Number

2) PAN Number

3) Amount of Donation


Donors paying in foreign currency who wish for a tax receipt should email with the following information:

1) Full Name, Address, Email ID and Telephone Number

2) Amount of Donation

Please write 'Donation for Water Cup Villages' in the subject line of emails.

Rs 1 lakh
cost of supporting one village

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You can read more about our partnership with Paani Foundation here.

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Snehalaya is a voluntary organisation registered in 1992 under the Societies Registration Act 1960 (Reg No MH2220/A'nagar) and in 1995 under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) Reg No 083720087. It has Tax Exemption Recognition under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act 1961 No.CIT(E)/12A(a)/80G/135/2008-09/1916)


Snehalaya adheres to the norms prescribed for good governance of voluntary organisations and is certified by Credibility Alliance (CA/82/2013)


Snehalaya, Home of Love Project and Snehalaya UK are all trading names for operations in India and beyond that all represent our projects and services operating since 1989 in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra - India.


All donations given to any part of our organisation, unless directly specified, will be spent where most needed for the betterment of our beneficiaries in project running costs and in building capacity through organisational development.


Company Registration documents:

Indian Charity Registration details

UK Charity Registration Number: 1157926

Snehalaya Americas, Inc. is a registered 501 c(3) entity, at the following registered address: 30 Sheryl Drive, Edison NJ 08820-1311 


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