The Transparent Hands Foundation US, funds medical treatment and education needs for men, women and children in developing countries. The initial focus of the Foundation is on helping those individuals that live within Pakistan. In order to ensure the money raised in the U.S. is properly dispersed to those in need, Transparent Hands Foundation US, works closely with the Pakistani-based non-profit called Transparent Hands Trust. The Trust follows a stringent verification process to ensure complete transparency. Needy patients are verified by participating hospitals, estimates for treatment are provided, and online fundraising campaigns are created. Donations come in from sponsoring corporations and individual donors residing within Pakistan and abroad.
Transparent Hands in Pakistan has been registered as Transparent Hands Trust and it manages overall operations of organization including conducting surgeries of poor patients and collaboration with hospitals and companies. Transparent Hands Foundation is a US based entity which is following the rules and regulations of USA while working for the betterment of Transparent Hands’ poor patients in Pakistan. Its main objective is to spread the word on international level and collect donations for the surgical treatment of patients admitted under Transparent Hands Trust in Pakistan. The donation amount flows smoothly towards Transparent Hands in Pakistan.
Transparent Hands is working independently from USA and has its own board of directors. It is a registered organization and recognized as a public charity under section 501 (c) 3, EIN Number 47-356480
A lot of Pakistanis are residing in USA. They often search for the causes which may help the underprivileged people in Pakistan. That’s why we have registered our office in USA so that they can easily pay through PayPal or stripe and get tax exemption.
PayPal and Stripe are the premium modes of payment through which international donors can donate any amount on our web site. They can also donate us through bank deposit to the following account: Bank Account Title: "Transparent Hands Foundation US Inc" Bank Account Number: 534 156 9249 Routing Number: 054 000 030 Bank Name: PNC Bank
Yes. All your donations are tax deductible in USA. After you make a donation, Transparent Hands Foundation sends you a tax-deductible receipt at your email. We have been granted exemption from income tax under section 501(c) 3. Our EIN number is 47-3564801.
Transparent Hands Foundation is located at: 3100 Clarendon Blvd Ste 200 Arlington VA 22201.
PayPal charges 2.2% + $.3 per transaction you make to Transparent Hands. It means that you’ll have to pay this extra percentage on top of your donation amount while making donation through PayPal.
Stripe charges 2.987%+ $.3 per transaction you make to Transparent Hands. It means that you’ll have to pay this extra percentage on top of your donation amount while making donation through Stripe.
We ensure complete transparency to our donors. This is done in a number of ways:
- Donors can see their names and amount on the specific campaign’s detail page. Also, when donor contributes to patient’s campaign, he receives confirmation email as a proof that his money is allocated to the patient of his choice.
- Donors can now have their own personalized dashboard which reflects the total amount they have contributed with patient’s information and year in which they donated.
- Donors receive continuous update and feedback of the surgery outcome of patients they have donated for.