The Hyderabad 10K Run Foundation was established in the year 2003, under the leadership of many social elites of Hyderabad, with the following objectives:
Bring the city together irrespective of the socio-economic status of the populace.
Promote health, fitness and sports among the people & drive home the idea that “Every Step Counts”.
Since the year of inception the foundation has been successfully conducting several sporting events in the city. Hyderabad 10k run is one of the annually held major sporting events in India where thousands gather to celebrate unity and uphold their view of a happy, healthy living in the city.
The Hyderabad 10K Run Foundation is a “Not for Profit” Organization registered under the Indian Trusts Act (An Act of the Indian Parliament). The Hyderabad 10K Run Foundation is registered under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961 (this provides certain exemptions from Income Tax for the donating/sponsoring parties).This exemption under 80G has been granted by the director of Income Tax (Exemption).The Hyderabad 10K Run Foundation is also registered under Section 12A of the Income Tax Act, 1961.