We recently received a photo of the students who attend the new Bridges Between School in the village of Nunthala. The village is located Read more
Bridges Between’s curriculum is developed by educational professionals with experience in third world countries, ensuring the educational program is relevant and state-of-the-art. Subjects including reading, writing, math, health education, agriculture, and politics are built into...Read more
(Photo Credit: Ang Pasang Sherpa)
Our dear friend Pasang reached out to share photos of his most recent project – the reconstruction of his home! Pasang’s previous home was badly damaged during the earthquake last year. However, it’s safe to say that him and his lovely young family have a beautiful new home, nestled above the solar greenhouse project in the village of Chhulemu.
Recent volunteers checked in on the 2013 Solar Greenhouse project and we learned that lettuce grows in abundance inside. However, the translucent panels do not admit enough sunlight to grow much else, so they will be replaced in comings months with funds from recent donations.
As Bridges Between debriefs following a successful 2015 volunteer trip, the letters from our friends and family in Nepal highlight the positive impact we are making in the Taksindu Valley. However, as our schools and programs continue to grow in Nepal, the need for continued support grows as well.
A huge effort has been made recently to bring internet towers to the Taksindu Valley. By the time our volunteers arrive next week, the Bridges Between schools should be able to access the internet! Read more
In a few weeks, Bridges Between will be on the ground in the Taksindu Valley for the first time since the recent earthquakes in Nepal. Read more