About HAF

HAF is the foremost advocacy organization working on behalf of the Hindu American community. When you support HAF, you strengthen the Hindu American voice. From public policy officials to journalists to teachers, HAF educates them about Hinduism and speaks up about issues affecting the community. Your donation empowers our advocacy movement. HAF is a tax-exempt, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Tax I.D. 68-055-1525.

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Use Employer Matching

Many employers will match charitable contributions made by their employees, employee spouses or retirees.  It’s an easy way to double your contribution to HAF!  Employers may also offer volunteer grant programs where employees volunteer regularly.

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Join HAF's Donor Circle

HAF’s Donor Circles represent the highest level of commitment to Hindu American advocacy.  This is your opportunity to join the ranks and help fund our vital education and advocacy programs.

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Donate Stocks

Donating appreciated securities (stocks) to HAF may provide you with an additional tax benefit while you support our vital advocacy efforts.

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Donate Used Vehicles

We’ve partnered with Charitable Adult Rides and Services (CARS) to make donating your vehicle easy. Click the secure CARS donation link or call (855) 500-RIDE (7433) to register your vehicle. Select Hindu American Foundation as your charity of choice.

Donating an ATV, airplane, boat trailer, boat, bus, camper shell, camper trailer, car, flatbed, forklift, golf cart, jet ski, kayak, truck, minivan, motorcycle, motorhome, motorized wheelchair, pop up trailer, RV, riding mower, SUV, scooter, snowblower, snowmobile, tractor, trailer, van or other vehicle is simple!

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Donate Properties and Homes

If you have equity in a real estate asset (land, home, commercial) that is costing you money or not being utilized, donating it is a great way to give back. We’ve partnered with CARS to ensure a smooth process and maximize your tax deduction! Click the secure CARS property donation link or call 844-277-HOME (4663) to register your property. Select Hindu American Foundation as your charity of choice.

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Give From Family Foundations

Do you wish American children were well-prepared to be global citizens? So do we. Want to learn more about why thousands have already partnered with HAF?

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Include HAF in Your Estate Plan

Imagine the values of pluralism, dignity, and respect that you want to pass onto your loved ones. Your planned gift to HAF will secure the future of Hinduism in America by sustaining our important advocacy efforts. 

Interested in estate planning? 

  1. Download the Estate Planning Toolkit prepared for HAF by Hindu Heritage Endowment.
  2. Click learn more for information about bequests, life income, life insurance, and retirement plans.
  3. Write to us at info@hinduamerican.org and schedule a one-on-one discussion.
  4. Inquire about HAF’s exclusive Legacy Giving club.
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Shop and Give

You can also support HAF by shopping! When you register with AmazonSmile, you will support HAF with every purchase.

How does this work?

  1. Visit smile.amazon.com
  2. Select Hindu American Foundation (Washington, D.C.).
  3. Shop as you would on Amazon!

It’s that easy! Amazon Smile will donate a percentage of your total purchase to HAF, at no additional charge to you.

Sell For Charity

Sell items on eBay and choose HAF! In partnership with PayPal Giving Fund, eBay makes it easy for sellers to donate a percentage of sales to a certified charity.

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Contribute to Endowment

To donate to the Hindu American Foundation Endowment (Fund #75) or HAF’s Endowment for Global Hindu Rights (Fund #76), please contact Shanmuganathaswami at hhe@hindu.org or visit www.hheonline.org.