Cinema News - I For India by Give India - Hollywood and Bollywood are contributing on its behalf to defeat Corona. The first B'wood stars helped the country by donating freely, now they are also raising funds through concerts. Hollywood has also stood with him in this Bollywood campaign. #IForIndia #SocialForGood #GiveIndia
Lockdown war is going on to defeat the COVID-19 virus in the country. Everyone is determined to defeat this non-visible virus. The government is not only playing an active role in this battle, apart from this Bollywood is also contributing on its behalf. The Bollywood stars helped the country by donating freely, now they are also raising funds through concerts. Hollywood has also stood with him in this Bollywood campaign.
I for India concert on Facebook
" I for India " is India’s largest fundraiser concert, to help raise funds for the India COVID Response Fund (ICRF). The concert will feature India’s leading actors, musicians, singers, sportspersons, and industrialists.
I For India: Let Us Win Against Corona-19
On May 3, the I for India concert is going to be held on Facebook at 7.30 pm. In the program, 85 celebs will also entertain people with their performance and will also raise funds to deal with this disaster.
Madhuri Dixit has also given information about this concert on social media. She tweeted- " #IFORINDIA Concert has come to help us, on 3rd May at 7.30 pm. Funds raised at the concert will be given directly to the India COVID Response Fund created by Give India. "
Hollywood with Bollywood campaign
Director Karan Johar has also appealed people to donate by tweeting the same. This event is being organized on a large scale. On one side, stars like Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Karan Johar, Farhan Akhtar, Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar from Bollywood will be seen in the concert, while Hollywood giants stars Will Smith, Russell Peters, Sophie Turner... etc will entertain the audience.
Meanwhile, Priyanka Chopra has also talked in detail with the media on Corona. She has said her views - " Lockdown, quarantine, social distancing, this is our new normal. To keep ourselves safe, we have to stay away from each other. Nevertheless, we are together in the mind as we always used to be. "
Katrina Kaif has also expressed confidence that we will win this war that started against Corona. According to him, the funds earned through this concert will help Corona Warriors a lot. Now it will be a matter of seeing how much funds Bollywood and Hollywood will be able to collect together through this big concert.
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Common FAQ on I For India Concert
100% of the funds raised on Facebook go to GiveIndia. GiveIndia is working with 100+ trusted non-profits who are working on the ground to fight the pandemic.
Yes, every rupee you donate will be doubled by one of their generous donors Action Covid-19 Team, A.T.E Chandra Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Omidyar Network India, and Rohini Nilekani Philanthropies, so that every donation you make has double the impact!
All Debit/Credit Cards on Visa / Mastercard / Rupay are accepted.
Donations are also accepted on UPI. To donate using UPI.
Facebook Users from the following countries can donate to the campaign: American Samoa, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Guam, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, US, US Virgin Islands.
The campaign has been set up to contribute to the India COVID-19 Response Fund that is bringing individuals and organizations together to fund the enormous relief work required in response to COVID. Backed by data, recommended by experts and delivered by trustworthy NGOs across the country, it will complement the Indian government’s effort to address key areas of need to deal with the COVID pandemic.
The funds raised will be used to:
1. Prevent the spread of COVID-19 through awareness building in communities, as well as distributing prevention kits to people who are most at risk.
2. Help our doctors, nurses and all healthcare workers be safe while they save our lives, by providing them PPE (personal protective equipment) kits, and other essential supplies.
3. Supply humanitarian aid to the informal sector workers - verified daily wagers and migrant workers who have lost their livelihoods due to measures to prevent COVID, such as lockdowns.
4. Give livelihoods support for those “invisible Indians” who lack documentation and are excluded from the banking system and government schemes.
Yes. Donations by Indian citizens will get a 50% exemption under 80G and US citizens will get a 100% exemption under 501(c)(3).
Please follow these steps:
• Access your donation receipt here: https://secure.facebook.com/settings?tab=payments&ref=settings_nav
• Click on payment history
• Click on “Print Receipt”
• Email the downloaded receipt to email@example.com
• GiveIndia will email you the 80G receipt in 48 hours
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