Shree Raj Saubhag Satsang Mandal UK
is a registered charity in the UK (Registered Charity No. 1112669). If you are a UK tax payer you can increase your donation through Gift Aid.
Ways to donate:
Simple Donation online
Click on the link below and visit Raj Saubhag's Virgin Money Giving website. At the bottom of the page you can make a donation
You can even set up a regular monthly donation if you wish.
Please make sure you select to use Gift Aid if you are a UK Taxpayer.
Buying something on Amazon?
Click on the link below to go to the Amazon website, then whatever you buy Amazon will give some money to Raj Saubhag AT NO COST TO YOU!
Donate for free as you shop online
Donate for free. Sign up to Give as you live and as you do your normal online shopping for flights, train tickets, clothes, food..etc they automatically track the cash back and donate it to Raj Saubhag.
This is similar to Quidco and other cash back websites but Raj Saubhag UK has opted for Give as you live. The site as a toolbar that makes it easier for you to give.
Click on the video above for a brief intro.
Donate by Text from your phone
Now whenever you feel the impulse you can donate to Raj Saubhag UK via your mobile phone with Vodafones 'Just Giving' initiative.
Simply text RAJS01 £10 to 70070
You can make a donation of any amount by simply texting RAJS01 £amount to 70070.
You will receive a text response and a link to follow up on Gift Aid to make your generosity even more effective.
There is no additional cost to Raj Saubhag. The Gift Aid collection, payment processing and record keeping are all done for free.
Donate as you spend on your credit card - at no cost to you
We all use credit cards and seldom take advantage of some of their benefits. Virgin money now have a credit card that donates 0.8% of your spend to a charity and if you are a UK Taxpayer and claim tax credit this raises your contribution to 1%. Money that would have otherwise gone to the credit card company and not benefitted you can now be donated to Raj Saubhag UK.
You have to apply for the credit card online at http://uk.virginmoney.com/virgin/charity-credit-card/
After you have successfully applied, you will receive you credit card and you will need to activate it. You will also receive an email asking which charity you wish to give to along with a temporary password to sign in to the charitable site of Virgin Money Giving: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com
Once signed in, select 'My credit card' on the left and then select 'Manage my cash back'. At this point you can search Raj Saubhag and select it as your charity. Remember to select for Gift Aid benefit too. Go to 'view my cash backk history' to see how much you have given over time.
Thats it. Now your spending will help support Raj Saubhag's work (You can use this card to make regular monthly donations and claim a further 1% cash back for Raj Saubhag too!)
Donating directly from your salary
Another great way in which you can make regular donations in a tax-efficient way to Raj Saubhag is via payroll giving.
Here’s how it works
- Decide a regular sum you wish to give.
- Discuss this with your company, normally the Human Resources Department
- The company will usually have appointed a Payroll Giving agency, such as the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) which manages Give as You Earn, or others such as the Charities Trust.
- One of our members works for a large banking institution who has appointed the Charities Trust as their payroll giving agency and Raj Saubhag UK is already registered with them, with reference number CT49606.
- If your employer or theirPayroll Giving Agency has difficulty identifying the charity or needs some information from us, please contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org
- The donation is deducted directly from your pre-tax income. This link on the HMRC’s website explains how it all works. http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/individuals/giving/payroll.htm
- Please let us know by e-mailing me at email@example.com if you are planning to take advantage of this scheme.
Fundraising for Raj Saubhag
You may remember that Raj Saubhag used JustGiving to make it easy to raise funds during the sponsored walk in April 2010. Now, you can do the same thing with virgin money giving by going to Raj Saubhag’s page at http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charities/rajsaubhag or with BT’s My donate at https://mydonate.bt.com/charities/rajsaubhaguk and then clicking at the bottom on “Start fundraising.” The rest is made easy for you!