Legal Information

Legal Information

Registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 and governed by the Registrar of Societies, Pune Region, Pune

Registered under the Bombay Public Trusts Act, 1950 (now known as Maharashtra Public Trusts Act) and governed by the Office of the Charity Commissioner, Pune Region, Pune

Income Tax PAN “AAATH0698B

Certificate of Registration granted u/s 12AB of the Income Tax Act, 1961

Certificate of Registration granted u/s 80G (5) (vi) of the Income Tax Act, 1961

Registered with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India for undertaking CSR activities

Certification of Registration under the Goods and Services Tax (GST)

Registered with the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization

Registration under the Maharashtra State Tax on Profession, Trades, Callings and Employments Act

Registered with the NGO-DARPAN, NITI Aayog, Government of India

Recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Science and Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India

Change of Name of the Trust / Society

The original name of the Trust / Society was HOPE ‘Health Objective and Planned Environment’ Foundation for Child Development and Biomedical Environmental Research Centre, “Hope Foundation and Research Centre” as per the Certificate of Registration.

As per Order of the Deputy Charity Commissioner, Pune Region, Pune dated October 20, 2005, name of the Trust / Society has been changed to “HOPE FOUNDATION AND RESEARCH CENTRE” to be known for the purpose of brevity as “HOPE FOUNDATION” as per the amended Certificate of Registration.

As per Order of the Deputy Charity Commissioner, Pune Region, Pune dated July 19, 2007, name of the Trust / Society has been amended from “HOPE FOUNDATION AND RESEARCH CENTRE” to “INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (I2IT)” as per the amended Certificate of Registration.

As per Order of the Deputy Charity Commissioner, Pune Region, Pune dated February 27, 2017, name of the Society / Trust has been restored from “INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (I²IT)” to “HOPE FOUNDATION AND RESEARCH CENTRE” and the name change was effected on November 8, 2017 on the original Registration Certificate of the Trust / Society (F-1425 / Pune).