The Legal Education and
Development ( Lead India Foundation) is one of the world’s eminent
membership associations for NGOs, with members targeting in over 140
countries. The Association’s ongoing membership will encompass the
vast spectrum of the NGO world, ranging from small non-profits
focused on their local communities to major, international
organizations with global agendas, from the least developed nations
to the richest countries.
The LEAD INDIA accepts democratic ideals in practice,
while working with people. It recognizes equality, social justice,
freedom, continuous development, self-enrichment, and participation
as its core values.
To strive for an untruth free social order where a harmoniously
integrated and nature-friendly human development is realized for one
To strengthen and
develop human resources that acts upon true, real, and right
direction, ultimately nurturing the bonds of the community spirit
and social justice, creating peace and harmony, and striving for
sustainable human development.
To develop character and skills, and health and education of human
being, and to safeguard environmental factors in protection of the
truth and the nature through awareness, training, motivation,
research, and action.
provide effective network of coordinated planning, training,
research, action, and implementation.
Integrated development of any field relevant to society through
human development by creating desired resources, utilizing available
resources, and performing combined efforts into action.
Gain your Strength
LEAD INDIA plays a key role
in advising governments, intergovernmental organizations such as the
United Nations, and regional bodies. The proceedings of LEAD INDIA
conferences and symposia, and resolutions emanating from the
membership, are distributed to world leaders and the heads of
international and intergovernmental organizations, and LEAD INDIA
plays a direct role in providing counsel and partnering with such
UNIFIED AND STRONG VOICE
LEAD INDIA helps NGOs
worldwide to offer a strong, unified voice in advancing conflict
resolution and moral solutions to pressing global, national, and
social problems. The Association provides information on the
importance of NGOs and confront challenges to the NGO community.
Nonprofit organizations are heavily affected by public policies. As
an infrastructure organization, LEAD INDIA provides a “voice” for
nonprofit organizations in the enactment and revision of laws and
HELPING NGOS ACCOMPLISH
Overall, LEAD INDIA assists
NGOs by providing support and access to information and resources
that can aid them in accomplishing their own missions relative to
creating a better society and world; economically, socially,
environmentally, politically, and morally .The Association also
provides a means of identifying “ best practices” and circulating
information about these best practices. In order to better
accomplish their tasks, it is important for NGOs to be recognized by
the public, donors, beneficiaries and potential partners. LEAD INDIA
features NGO members and their activities in its literature,
conference presentations, web site, and E- News in order to give
them this greater visibility.
Organization Membership is available to NGOs . Regular members
receive all membership benefits, including the right to vote and
Organization Membership is the highest membership class to which an
organization can apply for membership. Senior Organization
Membership can be awarded only to an NGO which either has chapters
or full-time offices in four or more nations, or which has more than
10,000 individual members, or which is an association representing
at least 100 institutions or organizations, or which is a university
or college. Senior members receive all membership benefits and have
two voting representatives.
Organization Membership is available to organizations other than
NGOs, such as governmental and intergovernmental bodies and
businesses, which are engaged in functions consistent with the
purposes of the Association. Affiliate members receive all
membership benefits except the right to vote or hold office.
Membership is available to persons whose interests and/or activities
are consistent with the purposes of the organization. These receive
all membership benefits except free access to the NGO membership
list and the right to vote and hold office.
Fellow: The class of Fellow
recognizes unusual distinction and is conferred only by invitation
of the International Council upon a person with an excellent record
of accomplishments in areas of relevance to the Association. LEAD
INDIA Fellows have the right to participate fully in the
Association’s meetings and activities, including the right to vote
and hold elective office.
There are also categories
of honorary membership for organizations and individuals, which are
conferred by resolutions of the Associations.
Many LITTLE THINGS,
Many LITTLE PEOPLE,
Can change the face of the WORLD.
JOIN LEAD INDIA
And Nestling NGOs Beyond Borders
Legal, Educational And Developmental India Foundation
It is important that the
name of LEAD INDIA be associated with integrity, ethics, and values
that support the public good. LEAD INDIA membership equates an NGO
with being legitimate, active, and ethical. For this reason the
approval process is more extensive than many associations. However,
once your organization is approved, you join a special family of
organizations. Furthermore, we keep the annual dues much lower than
most associations, having been formed by NGOs to serve NGOs.
A non-profit organizations constitutes the main membership of LEAD
INDIA, affiliate and associate (non-voting) memberships are
available for commercial entities, governmental bodies, and
interested individuals. To apply for an affiliate or associate
The following procedure applies for non-profit
1. Complete this form and submit it to
firstname.lastname@example.org, or via mail to Membership
Director, LEAD INDIA, 168, Opp. Nigam Petrol Pump, Sec.-21,
Gandhinagar – 382021 Gujarat, INDIA
2. Submit a copy of a
document showing that you are registered in your nation, clearly
noting the date of incorporation or registration. * If this is not
possible, since situations vary around the world, then you may
provide one of the following:
a) A copy of the
organization’s organizing documents ( articles of incorporation,
constitution, and/or bylaws), or equivalent document;
b) A letter of
explanation of why your organization is not registered, along with
two or more letters of recommendation to support your case.
3. Submit proof of
recent activities, such as a copy of a recent brochure or a copy of
the most recent annual report. ( A web site address for your
organization will fulfil this requirement as well.)
4. The application
should be authorized by the chairman of the board or the chief
executive officer. Once the completed application and membership
dues are received, there will be an approval process. When you are
accepted as a LEAD INDIA member, you will receive a membership
packet. If you are not admitted as a LEAD INDIA member, your
application fee( membership dues) will be reimburse, minus basic
charge of Indian Rs. 1000 for processing the application.
To help facilitate the processing of your application in a timely
manner, please ensure that the documents requested in Numbers 2, 3
above are complete and submitted with the membership application.
Please direct inquiries or submit supporting documents, to the
Membership Director at email@example.com, or via
LEAD INDIA FOUNDATION
Market Street, Suite 808, Indiana Polis, IN 46204
: +9 (917) 9073208