Charity giving for individuals


The charity structure for individuals in TWCM 2016 differs from the ones adopted in the previous years. We have identified a list of causes that one can choose to contribute to in the Education and Healthcare sectors. We have selected one or more NGOs under each of these causes and will work closely with them to implement the programs in the most efficient and impactful manner.All contributions to charity are tax free under section 80G. To know more about the causes that you can contribute to, Click here

There are four options for one to contribute towards charity in TWCM 2016:

1. Own contribution – Register as a runner and donate amounts ranging Rs.100, Rs.500, Rs.1000 and Rs.1500 towards charity

2. Premium Donor – Register as a runner for the Marathon and donate Rs.3,000 towards the charity of your choice. All premium donors will receive a goody bag (containing freebies, attractive offers) from the respective charity partners.

3. Fundraiser – Register as a Runner and a fund raiser, pledge a minimum amount of Rs. 1600 and raise funds for the charity of your choice by reaching out to your friends, colleagues and family members.
A fundraiser will have access to his/her own individualized, custom built fundraising web page where they can post videos, photos, information on the cause they choose to run for. All charity fundraisers can set a goal amount that they would like to raise. All fundraiser who raise over Rs. 10,000 will receive a goody bag (containing freebies, attractive offers) from the respective charity partners.

4. If you are not into running but nevertheless would like to contribute towards charity; you can contribute to any of our fundraisers. You can choose the fundraiser whose efforts you would like to support here. All contributions to charity are tax free under section 80G.


Event Details

RaceThe Wipro Chennai Marathon
Race DayJan 08th 2017