Your support enables us to reach more young minds with innovative education on sustainable waste management. You are empowering a growing organisation to tackle one of humanity’s most dirty problems. A problem all of us would prefer to bury and forget – but cannot! You are helping us to pass on a flourishing planet to future generations.

How to donate to WasteLess?

We are a social enterprise registered under the Auroville Foundation. Donations to WasteLess are facilitated through the Auroville Donation Gateway.

It is very easy – just follow these steps:

  1. Please click on the button to go to the Auroville Donation Gateway.
  2. Fill in your details and the amount you would like to donate.
  3. Click “Proceed To Donate”. This will forward you to the HDFC bank website to book a payment and follow the HDFC instructions

Tax Exemption

If you are donating from abroad, it may be possible to get tax exemption via one of the Auroville International Centres. Please find here the list of applicable countries, relevant contact details and other information.

Indian donors wishing to obtain a tax exempt receipt need to contact first in order to determine if the donation proposed is eligible for a tax exemption receipt.
All donations to WasteLess from within India are 50% tax exempted under section 80G, 35.1.ii or 35.1.iii of the Income Tax Act. To avail of the exemption, please request a tax exemption receipt by contacting us.

Other options for donating can be found on the Auroville website.

If you have any questions, need additional support or would like more information, please contact us.