Sri Lanka Association Washington DC

Unverified non-profit organisation

Established in 1975, the Sri Lanka Association Washington D.C. (SLAWDC) focuses on facilitating social and cultural interaction among the Sri Lanka community in the USA. SLAWDC organises different recreational activities, e.g. annual parties, sport tournaments, food fairs, youth dances, as well as educational events such as career guidance seminars, lectures or addresses. In 2001 it also founded an affiliate association, the Sri Lanka Association of Greater Washington (SLAGW) for developing humanitarian and educational activities in Sri Lanka. The SLAGW projects include providing medical assistance, drought and tsunami relief.


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Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States Asia: Sri Lanka

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Disasters and all (4)