proceeds benefit the following grassroots earthquake relief efforts
in Pakistan and India through recognized charities with an established
of providing relief and rehabilitation.
for the Development of Pakistan
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.
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
which is a highly trusted NGO in Pakistan with a large operational
the country, and the Sungi
Development Foundation, which will use funds to address
the longer term redevelopment needs of the areas and communities
by the earthquake.
Association 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
direct funds to its partners, grassroots level NGOs that are currently
working in the affected areas in Jammu
make a contribution ONLINE,
check payable to “EKTA” and sent to:
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.