Entries Tagged as 'Volunteer Program'

Jonni, Volunteer from Finland

January 7th, 2013 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Jonni, from Finland, is a long time volunteer with HEF. His first project was building a Finnish sauna in the village several years ago. The sauna provides health benefits along with relaxation for hard working villagers and volunteers. He was in Nepal this past October to work on the sauna and several wireless-dependent meteorological projects [...]

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Tags: Volunteer Program · Wireless

Family Solar Water Heater Project

January 1st, 2011 by Sandeep Giri · 3 Comments

Editor’s Note: Kim, a wonderful American living in Singapore, arrived in Nangi in summer 2010 with her 4 children, aged 8 to 16, to install a solar water heater in Nangi. The following is her account of her wonderful trip. Thanks Kim! In the fall of 2009, my high school daughter, Jessica, and I attended [...]

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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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“Sharing the Knowledge”

December 3rd, 2008 by Debra Stoner · 1 Comment

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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