Donations

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SikhRI is a registered charity in both Canada and USA tax jurisdictions.

SikhRI is an educational nonprofit.  Our operating budget comes from people just like you. Your dasvandh (ethical sharing) helps fund our research, production, and delivery of our offerings for young and mature adults, children and parents, and institutions. We are grateful for your contribution towards Sikh awareness and personal transformation. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

We will not trade, share or sell a donor’s personal information to anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.

Charter Members Network logo

For our donors who are interested in making significant, multi-year investments into the work of the Sikh Research Institute, we have created the Charter Members Network. This group of supporters spans different parts of the world, life experiences and qualifications. All are united in their interest to create new and enhanced connections to Sikhi, will building an institution for the future.

Learn more at https://charter.sikhri.org/

For more ways of giving please see the options listed below:

Wire transfer/ACH transfer Information

Checks
Please mail a check payable to “SikhRI” to the following addresses:

USA:
Sikh Research Institute, 470 Schooleys Mt Road STE 614, Hackettstown, NJ  07840

Canada:
Sikh Research Institute Canada, 5307 Victoria Drive Unit 284, Vancouver, BC V5P 3V6

Stocks/Securities
We encourage donors to transfer gifts of securities to SikhRI’s brokerage account in the USA with Vanguard 60455698 by filling out the transfer form. DTC (Depository Trust and Clearing) Number - 0062. Please ensure stock/securities transferred from outside the USA are compatible with American Stock Exchange. When you have filled out the transfer form, please provide a copy to your broker and send a copy to us at [email protected].

Gifts-in-Kind
Donating tangible items or assets is a useful way to support SikhRI. To determine if your item is appropriate as a gift-in-kind, please email us at [email protected].

Employer Match
Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. If your company is eligible, request a matching gift form from your employer, and send it completed and signed with your gift. SikhRI will do the rest. The impact of your gift to us may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.  To find out if your company has a matching gift policy, please click here.

Planned Gifts
Your legacy gift may enable you to make more significant support than you thought possible while at the same time allowing you to achieve your financial, philanthropic, and real estate planning goals. Please email us at [email protected]

Smile for SikhRI
Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible shopping to SikhRI.  Please click here to support us as you shop. This is not a donation; hence, it is not tax deductible.

Thank you for your support!