towards Earthquake Relief in South Asia
a contribution ONLINE,
by check payable to “EKTA” and sent
P.O. Box 2302
Berkeley, CA 94702-0302
make sure to write "Earthquake Relief" or
the beneficiary organization you wish to donate towards (i.e.
ADP, AID, Edhi or Sunghi) in the "Designation" field
online or in the "Memo" line on your check.
contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.
EKTA is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit registered
in the State of California. Our tax ID # is 91-2143894.
donations collected benefit the following grassroots earthquake
relief efforts in Pakistan and India through recognized charities
with an established track-record of providing relief and rehabilitation.
for the Development of Pakistan (ADP) [www.developpakistan.org]
Association for the Development of Pakistan (ADP) is a voluntary
non-profit organization committed to enhancing the lives of the
poor, neglected and underprivileged of Pakistan by providing
support for carefully selected social development projects in
a range of sectors including infrastructure, environment, healthcare,
education, gender equality, labor and food rights.
ADP is currently collecting monetary donations that will be directed
towards carrying out relief work in the disaster areas in Pakistan, via
two different channels- the Edhi
Foundation, which is a highly trusted NGO in Pakistan with
a large operational network throughout the country, and the Sungi
Development Foundation, which will use funds to address
the longer term redevelopment needs of the areas and communities directly
affected by the earthquake.
for India's Development (AID)
for India's Development, Inc. (AID) is a voluntary non-profit
organization committed to promoting sustainable, equitable and
just development in India by working with grassroots organizations
and movements in India. AID supports and initiates efforts in
various interconnected spheres such as education, livelihoods,
natural resources, health, women's empowerment and social justice.
AID’s projects are focused on achieving equality, social
justice, responsible governance, health & well-being, women's
rights, a healthy environment, and sustainable lifestyles.
will direct funds to its partners, grassroots level NGOs that
are currently working in the affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir.