Special Olympics Virginia

eGlobalTech participates in the Virginia Special Olympics Dulles Plane Pull event to raise money for athletes with intellectual and physical disabilities. The event has grown into a full day of competition, food, music, and games. It raising over $2,000,000 for the Virginia Special Olympics. eGlobalTech is proud to support the year-round training and competition for real-life heroes that motivate us all.

 

Make-A-Wish Foundation

eGlobalTech raises money for Make-A-Wish foundation in to help grant the one true wish of local children with life-threatening medical conditions and provides them and their families with hope, strength and joy. During the whole month of December, team members come together to wrap holiday gifts at local toy stores for donations.

Veterans Moving Forward

eGlobalTech supports Veterans Moving Forward (VMF) by helping to raise service dogs for our nation’s veterans with physical and mental health challenges. VMF provides companion dogs at no cost to veterans and strives to be the most effective and trusted resource to provide canine therapy for veterans. Service dogs help optimize veterans’ employment, make a meaningful difference in the lives of our veterans, and increase their safety and independence within their environment.

Operation Jump-Start

eGlobalTech participates in Operation Jump-Start to support soldiers of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom as they transition to civilian careers. The annual event is a way to provide benefits to those who are in the healing process at Walter Reed Army and Bethesda Naval Hospitals after being injured in Iraq or Afghanistan. Not only do the Soldiers, Sailors, Airman, and Marines have to cope with new physical and emotional challenges, they also have to, in many cases, transition out of the military to life in the private sector. Operation Jump-Start helps support these troops and their families through the rehabilitation process and transition into the civilian community.

Maryland Food Bank

eGlobalTech supports and hosts a “Virtual Food Drive” for the Maryland Food Bank during the holiday season. The Maryland Food Bank is an affiliate of Feeding America, which was founded in 1979 to coordinate the procurement and distribution of food donations from manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, and government agencies to organizations providing free food to the state’s hungry.

The Children’s Inn at NIH

eGlobalTech attends and helps sponsor the Annual Gala for the Children’s Inn at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which helps raise funds in support of children undergoing treatment at the NIH and their families. The Children’s Inn at the NIH is a residential “place like home” for sick children and their families. Children come from across the country and around the world to stay together with their families in the facility’s healing environment while receiving groundbreaking medical treatments at the NIH, the world’s leading biomedical research center. While the NIH takes care of the child’s medical needs, The Inn tends to the child’s heart, soul, and spirit.

ASHA for Women

eGlobalTech is an active supporter of ASHA for Women (ASHA), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing community-based, culturally competent support to South Asian women living in abusive marriages and homes. One of the first South Asian domestic violence prevention organizations formed in the United States, ASHA has been serving the legal, financial, and emotional needs of South Asian women in the Washington, D.C., metro area for 20 years. Created to circumvent many of the language, cultural, and social barriers that can stop many from seeking help, ASHA has committed itself to preventing abuse victims from falling through the cracks within the domestic violence service system. ASHA means “hope” in several South Asian languages. For hundreds of women, ASHA for Women means hope through empowerment.

Operation Covert Santa

Operation Covert Santa is an annual Christmas gift drive started by Ed Meagher (“Santa”) under the Aleethia Foundation for severely wounded soldiers and their families at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Soldiers provide a gift list, which is forwarded to the elves. Each elf can choose to provide gifts from the list for an entire family, an individual family member, an individual gift, or make a cash contribution. The elves wrap the gifts and deliver them to Santa and his foundation. Santa distributes the gifts on Christmas Day. eGlobalTech annually participates as elves in this program with help from our employees.