Thank you for choosing to Donate to Maitri. We are aware of the plethora of nonprofits and wonderful causes to whom you could make a donation. We are very grateful to you for choosing Maitri.

Together, we can make a difference.

All donations to Maitri are tax-deductible to the full extent permitted by the law.  Maitri is a federally tax-exempt organization as described in IRS Code Section 501(c)3.  Our tax exempt ID is 94-3132087.

Online Donation: You can make your donation online with Paypal by clicking below.

Donations by Mail: Please make checks payable to Maitri. Please mail your contribution to us at:

P.O Box 697
Santa Clara, CA 95052

In-Kind Donations: We accept in-kind donations based on what our clients needs are. Please email us at with a list of items available for donation, along with pictures. You will receive a response in 5 working days time whether we can take the donation or not.

Please note: For donations of gently used party wear south Asian clothing, please donate to the boutique.

Tax Receipt FAQ for In Kind Donations

Please note the following:

  • If you’d like us to email you a receipt, please provide your full name & email address to

  • All donations to Maitri are 100% tax deductible. Our tax ID is 94-313 2087

  • In-kind expenses may be deducted at fair market value (Publication 561, on the IRS website provides more information on Determining the Value of Donated Property).

  • Our tax receipts will have a description of the items we received, the month & year of donation.

  • We are unable to provide a dollar value for the items donated; determining the value of in-kind donations is the responsibility of the donor.

  • IRS requires donors to file Form 8283 if the amount of your deduction for all noncash gifts is more than $500.

  • Please consult your tax expert or IRS website for more information:

  • We do not provide appraisal for any in-kind or non-cash donations

Matching Gifts: With matching gifts you can sometimes double or even triple your gift. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees.

Check if your company has a matching program with Maitri

Please contact us if you can help us add Maitri to the list of nonprofits in your company’s matching gift program

We are truly grateful for your support.