Community

Would you like to get in touch with other Sri Lankans living in DC Metro area? Are you in need of help and advice from your Sri Lankan compatriots? Or would you like to join other Sri Lankan expats in a Sri Lankan event to network or to socialize in the DC Metro area?

Whether you have settled as an expat in DC Metro area or are still living in Sri Lanka and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, Sri Lanka Association of Washington DC offers everything you need: Established in 1975, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the DC Metro area. Our network also counts a considerable number of Sri Lankan expats in DC, Maryland and Virginia, coming from all corners of Sri Lanka – from Colombo, over Kandy to Galle.

Find Tips and Advice on United States of America from Sri Lankan Expats

Of course, expat living in DC Metro area is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Sri Lankans is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the American way of life and mentality. Sri Lanka Association of Washington DC helps you connect and meet up with other Sri Lankans in DC Metro area, residing in DC, Maryland, Virginia and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our Useful Resources web page.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Sri Lankan food or discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, become a member of the Sri Lankan Association of Washington DC Community:

Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Sri Lanka in DC Metro area.

Obtain and share insider tips – e.g. how to get a Driver’s License, what other Sri Lankan organizations are in the DC Metro area ?, are there any cricket clubs? Etc.
Search the SLAWDC Useful Resources web page to get information on institutions from Sri Lanka, including the embassy of Sri Lanka.
From the spiritual heart of the country to the administrative capital and largest city, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Sri Lankan expats in DC Metro area.