Getting Started is a new members-only resource within Country Notes. To help connect you with others working in India, we have identified:
You may also want to reference our Global Grantmaking Resources to understand the basics of global grantmaking or learn more about specific regulatory or compliance issues.
This resource page is regularly updated. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Natalie Ross.
Philanthropy Networks in India
Provide strategic and management support to corporates, individuals, and NGOs with the aim of ensuring greater impact of their philanthropic and CSR investments.
Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace
A network for social change, its purpose to support the development and adoption of new ideas. PSJP works to connect and strengthen institutions, groups, and individuals who are doing this work on the ground.
Noshir H. Dadrawala
Key U.S. Foundations with Local Offices
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Olof Palme Marg
Phone: (91-11) 4713-8800
Oak Philanthropy Ltd.
(India liaison office) 1st Floor
12, Haralal Das Street
National Regulations to Note
The Foreign Contributions Regulations Act (FCRA) is an important regulation for US Foundations working in India to consider and understand. For more Information on FCRA, see: