Contribute a minimum of $500 to any of the HTCI funds (Murthi, Generous Donor, Annadata or Operations Fund) and you or your loved one will be recognized on a plaque in the temple. You can contribute in installments and your contributions will be tracked on an ongoing basis.
HTCI is an institution run by the volunteers. Every dollar you contribute adds value to the institution and is tax deductible. The Temple (EIN: 37-1323693) is approved by IRS as a 501(c)(3) institution. Contributions are deductible under section 170 of the code. The Temple also qualifies to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the code. The Temple is also recognized as a public charity under 170(b)(1)(A)(i).
Types of donation
Methods of donation
Patron Member Donation: $120 per year or $10 per month (Jan 1 through Dec 31)
Operational fund donation - Donations of any amount are welcome
Murthi Sponsor - Single contribution of $500 for a Murthi: Ganesha, Shiva Parivar and Shiva Linga, Durga, Rama Parivar, Radha-Krishna, Sri Venkateshwara, Mahavir, Swaminarayan
3 Year commitments - Become a:
- Grand Patron: $15,000 ($5,000/year)
- Patron: $9,000 ($3,000/year)
- Benefactor: $6,000 ($2,000/year)
- Pillar: $3000 ($1,000/year)
- Sponsor: $1500 ($500/year)
- Contributor: ($x/year)
7 Year commitments - Become a Sustaining Patron: $35,000 ($5,000/year