All proceeds benefit the following grassroots earthquake relief efforts in Pakistan and India through recognized charities with an established track-record of providing relief and rehabilitation.

Association for the Development of Pakistan (ADP) []

The 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.

Association for India's Development (AID)

Association 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.

AID will direct funds to its partners, grassroots level NGOs that are currently working in the affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir.


Please make a contribution ONLINE,

or by check payable to “EKTA” and sent to:

P.O. Box 2302
Berkeley, CA 94702-0302

Please 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.

All 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.

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