Entries from December 2008

Meet (some of) our Volunteers

December 16th, 2008 by Sandeep Giri · No Comments

A huge part of the progress made in Nangi village is because of our volunteers, who come over from all across the world and share their precious time with the children and rest of the community. Dr. Deb Stoner has recently been contacting our past volunteers to share their story with us. Here are the […]

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Mahabir Pun in Hong Kong Dec 23-30 2008

December 5th, 2008 by Mahabir Pun · No Comments

Hello All; Nepali friends from Hong Kong have invited me for one week and tell them about the wireless project. My plan is to be there from December 23 to 30 tentatively. Mahabir

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HEF’s Cottage Industries — Paper Making

December 5th, 2008 by administrator · No Comments

Thanks to Mahabir Pun’s efforts, many village women in Nangi now have a sustainable income to help support their families.  It is difficult for westerners to imagine the impact that bringing an additional $2.00/day can make on a family’s well-being: it is the difference between having enough money for a few extra things at the […]

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Tags: Foundation · Local Commerce · Village

“Sharing the Knowledge”

December 3rd, 2008 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

The original article appeared in the Wilderness Medicine Society Magazine Fall 06 Vol 4. www.wms.org This describes my experience building the Nangi Clinic and learning the truer meaning of being a teacher and pupil. Your travels take you out of your own community but the teaching doesn’t need to be left behind. Wherever you go […]

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