Society Philanthropy & Relief

The Society offers its friends opportunities to donate for specific charitable efforts.  For example, the Edwin Washington Project is an effort of the Society, a registered (501) (c)(3), incorporated in the State of Virginia.  EIN. 47-1765605.

BHAKTAPUR, NEPAL – APRIL 29: Nepalese victims of the earthquake search for their belongings among debris of their homes.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

SUPPORT RELIEF EFFORTS IN NEPAL, April, 2015:   In support of the local Nepalese community in Northern Virginia, our Nepal Effort is an initiative of residents of Northern Virginia with family or friends in the emergency, or who simply wish to support relief operations, assist the elderly and assist livestock, often a family’s only source of income.   Reconstruction of hospitals and clinics.   Reconstruction of homes, religious and historic centers.   Reconstruction of infrastructure. Effort was led by Hari Sharma, Society Treasurer.  For the latest, reliable news on the Nepal Disaster, we recommend, www.reliefweb.int and http://www.ifrc.org/.

The Edwin Washington Society (the former Diversity Fairs of Virginia) is a 501©(3) charity, registered with the Federal IRS and the State Corporation of Virginia.  If you would like to donate to support relief efforts in Nepal through the Society can go to PayPal.com .    See also  donatebutton  .

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