Terms & Conditions



This website is operated by India Cares Foundation. All information, tools and Programs, available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here. By visiting our site and engaging with the sector, you engage in our Program and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Program apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content. Please read these Terms of Program carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Program. If you do not agree to all the items and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any Programs. If these Terms of Program are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Program.

Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Program. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Program at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Program by posting updates or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

India Cares Terms and Conditions for making an online donation to a Civil Society Organisation (CSO/ NGO) or a fundraiser's page on this website. Donors are deemed to have acknowledged and accepted the following terms and conditions by donating online on this website.

The CSO you donate to receives 95% of your donation amount. 5% is a donation to India Cares which includes transaction costs and for general support provided. The donor receives an 80G e-receipt from India Cares for the total amount donated. India Cares does not have Foreign Contributions Regulations Act (FCRA) registration yet. Therefore foreign nationals (even if they are PIO/ OCI cardholders) should not make any donations online on this website. However, we encourage such individuals to make donations, please contact us or the CSO you want to support. We can accept donations from non-resident Indians, holding a valid Indian passport.

If your donation transaction is successful, you receive an email acknowledgement of the same from India Cares. You also a get e-receipt - the 50% tax exemption receipt U/S 80G for your tax purposes attached in the same email. In case you want to donate to a CSO having 35AC, i.e., 100% tax exemption, then you have to donate directly to the CSO, through a cheque/ cash or through their website to receive the tax exemption receipt.

Refunds are not permitted. Please ensure you fill up the donation amount with due care, and verify all fields before proceeding with payment. We accept all Visa, Master & Maestro cards, Indian and International. Note that debit cards will work only if you have activated net banking for your account. Credit / Debit card information is provided by you only on the secure payment gateway and we (India Cares) do not collect this information.



You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve

(a) transmissions over various networks

(b) changes to conform and adapt to the technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Program, use of the Program, or access to the Program or any contact on the website through which the Program is provided, without express written permission by us. The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise, affect these Terms.



We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.



You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all contributions made at our website. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as and if needed



We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input. You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools. Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s). We may also, in the future, offer new Programs and/or features through the website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or Programs shall also be subject to these Terms of Program.



Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or Programs of third parties. We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, Programs, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third party.



If at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us, you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, comments), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise, use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be 
under no obligation.

(1)  to maintain any comments in confidence.

(2)  to pay compensation for any comments.

(3)  to respond to any comments.

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Program.

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or another personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Program or any related website. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third party.



Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy.



Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Program that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Program or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).

We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Program or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Program or on any related website should be taken to indicate that all information in the Program or on any related website has been modified or updated.



In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Program, you are prohibited from
using the site or its content:

(a)  for any unlawful purpose;

(b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts;

(c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local

(d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights

(e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate 
based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability

(f) to submit false or misleading information;

(g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Program or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet;

(h) to collect or track the personal information of others;

(I) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape;

(j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or

(k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Program or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Program or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.



We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our Program will be obtained from being uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. We do not warrant that the results that may be the use of the Program will be accurate or reliable.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the Program for indefinite periods of time or cancel the Program at any time, without notice to you..

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the Program is at your sole risk. The Program and all products and Programs delivered to you through the Program are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.

In no case shall India Cares Foundation, our trustees, officers, employees, affiliates, interns, licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the Program or any products procured using the Program, or for any other he claims related in any way to your use of the Program or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the Program or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Program, even if advised of their possibility.

Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.



You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless India Cares Foundation affiliates, partners, trustees, licensors, Program providers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Program or the documents they incorporate by reference or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.



In the event that any provision of these Terms of Program is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Program, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.



The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes. These Terms of Program are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Program at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Programs, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Program, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Programs (or any part thereof).



The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Program shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. These Terms of Program and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Program constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Program, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Program).

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Program shall not be construed against the drafting party.



These Terms of Program and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Programs shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Bengaluru



You can review the most current version of the Terms of Program at any time on this page. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Program by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Program following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Program constitutes acceptance of those changes.



Questions about the Terms of Program should be sent to us at info@icfn.in