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Operating from 2000 to 2008, the welsh-society-phila.org domain name hosted the website of the Welsh Society of Philadelphia. The new website of of the Welsh Society of Philadelphia can be located at www.philadelphiawelsh.org
The Welsh Society of Philadelphia, the oldest ethnic society in America, began in March, 1729. Nearly three centuries later, the Welsh Society continues to celebrate and preserve the spirit and traditions of Wales, through fellowship, cultural events, scholarships, and the annual St. David's Day banquet, which has been held every year since 1729.
Over the years The Welsh Society has evolved from a Mutual Aid society to an Historical and Educational society promoting Welsh-American culture, maintaining the Welsh heritage, holidng social events, celebrations, and Gymanfoedd Ganu, as well as offering an undergraduate level scholarship.