Frequently Asked Questions


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What does OMASHRAM TRUST do?

OMASHRAM TRUST is an organization that provides care and support to senior citizens. We run a residential home for the elderly, where we provide them with food, shelter, healthcare, and companionship.

How was OMASHRAM TRUST formed?

OMASHRAM TRUST was founded by Mr. Mohan Pai in 2001. He was motivated by her desire to provide care and support to the elderly, who are often neglected and forgotten in our society.

Are you a registered Trust?
Yes, we are a registered Trust under the Indian Trust Act, 1882. Our registration number is 276.
Where all do you have your formal offices?
We have one and only office in Bengaluru, Karnataka.
I want to see your OLD AGE HOME center in Bangalore. Who should I coordinate with, for this?
You can visit our home anytime. You can contact our Office Admin at +91-8123212317 to schedule a visit.
What can I give/contribute?
You can contribute dry ration, toiletries, Adult diapers, medicare sandals, bedding sets, and any other household items in working condition.
What is the list of material that you take?
We accept all non-perishable cooking-related items, toiletries for seniors.
I want to contribute but I'm not from Bangalore. How do I contribute?
You can contribute via in-kind donations or monetary donations. For in-kind donations, you can courier the items to our Bengaluru office address. For monetary donations, you can use GPay or online bank transfer.
Will you issue an acknowledgment for the donation I contribute?
Yes, you will receive an acknowledgment for your contribution.
If I contribute in-kind, will I get a receipt?
Yes, we issue receipts for all donations received, including in-kind donations.
Will I get tax exemption on my contribution?
Yes, all monetary contributions are tax-exempt under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act.
How and where will you be utilizing the donation I made?
The donation will be used for the benefit of our residents, such as purchasing food, medicines, and other essential items, paying salaries to our staff, and maintaining our facilities. We ensure that all donations are utilized in a transparent and accountable manner, and we provide regular updates to our donors about how their contribution is making a difference.
How do you raise funds for regular functioning?
We raise funds through donations from individuals and organizations, as well as through grants from government and non-governmental agencies. We also organize fundraising events and campaigns to generate support for our cause.
How do I make a monetary contribution to OMASHRAM TRUST?
You can make a monetary contribution via GPay or online bank transfer. Our bank details are as follows:

Kotak Mahindra Bank (Indian Donors)
AccountName: OmashramTrust
SB A/c no: 6011902036
IFSC Code: KKBK0008073
Home Branch: Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore-560076

State Bank of India (Foreign Donors)
SB A/c no: 40711150972 (FCRA SAVINGS A/C)
IFSC Code: SBIN0000691
Swift Code: SBININBB104
Pan Number: AAATO0608E
Branch: New Delhi Main Branch, 11, Sansad Marg New Delhi-110001
Why do you need monetary support?
We need monetary support to cover the expenses of running our residential home for seniors. These expenses include salaries for staff.