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Fundraising

EdufreeNepal Campaign: Days 28-35

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We crossed the tipping point on June 25, with ten more days to go. Over the course of the remaining days, almost ten thousand was added to the contribution! The contributions averaged an impressive 1K per day!!

Here’s the how it looked in the end.

Fig. 1. Education is Freedom-Nepal Campaign Status as of . . . → Read More: EdufreeNepal Campaign: Days 28-35

Qatar, Qatar Academy

Qatar…From Afar: Uncommon Courage

Mohanad's reason for signing the petition.

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In this post, I would like to share two communications that we all can learn from.

The first is a comment left on the change.org petition by a former student of mine, and the second a response to that comment.

A number of individuals took great risks and displayed great courage participating in the campaign . . . → Read More: Qatar…From Afar: Uncommon Courage

Fundraising, Migrant Laborer, Qatar

EdufreeNepal Campaign: Final Plea and Challenge.

Reading Time: 2 minutes What lack of education can mean to a Nepalese migrant laborer jailed in Qatar on trumped up charges. . . . → Read More: EdufreeNepal Campaign: Final Plea and Challenge.

Fundraising

Education Is Freedom: Campaign in Nepal

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As the international fundraising campaign Education is Freedom – Nepal winds down, the long-awaited fundraising campaign in Nepal for fellow Nepalese either residing in the country and/or unable to pledge through the startsomegood.com page, for one reason or another, is live.

Here’s the link to the pledge page:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1czZzu59A5wk1O8MbnbTmuwDIOxj0RTwo6pBhVSLwV2o/viewform

Pledge away!

Thank you.

. . . → Read More: Education Is Freedom: Campaign in Nepal

Qatar, Qatar Academy

Qatar…From Afar: The Timeline

Reading Time: 2 minutes The timeline of my ordeal in Qatar following a complaint logged by the parent of a twelve-year old student based on the child’s version of an incident in the cafeteria of Qatar Academy. I was fired and subsequently jailed but freed following an international campaign. . . . → Read More: Qatar…From Afar: The Timeline

Fundraising

EdufreeNepal Campaign: Days 15-27

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Days 15-20

Fig. 1. Education is Freedom-Nepal Campaign Status as of the morning of June 20.

I could have sworn I had posted this last week!! I even have recollections of what I wrote for a number of the backers. (Could I have dreamt them?!)

Anyway, I have these backers to thank . . . → Read More: EdufreeNepal Campaign: Days 15-27

Projects

June 5-7 Sindhupalchok in Photos

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I recently paid a visit to Thangpalkot village in Sindhupalchok, where the school I am fundraising for is located. This is a follow-up to the post about the visit. Click on the thumbnails to view the original photo.

 

Fig. 1. The road to nowhere. The eroded section of the road on June 5.

. . . → Read More: June 5-7 Sindhupalchok in Photos

Fundraising

Supporting Instructions in French

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With thanks to Gwen, here’s the French instructions for how to support through Paypal or Credit card.

Pour nous offrir votre soutien via PayPal

Une fois que vous appuyez sur le bouton PayPal ci-dessus, vous serez redirigé vers PayPal.com pour identifier et sélectionner votre mode de paiement. Vous aurez besoin d’un compte PayPal pour compléter la transaction. . . . → Read More: Supporting Instructions in French

Fundraising

Supporting Instructions in Spanish

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With thanks to Anuschka, here’s the Spanish instructions for how to support through Paypal or Credit card.

Apoyo vía PayPal   Una vez que pulse el botón de PayPal de arriba, se le redigirá a PayPal.com para iniciar la sesión y seleccionar el método de pago. Usted necesitará una cuenta PayPal para completar la . . . → Read More: Supporting Instructions in Spanish

Fundraising, Projects

June 5-7 Sindhupalchok Visit

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dreams and hopes of the children of Thangpalkot and my dreams and hopes for them. . . . → Read More: June 5-7 Sindhupalchok Visit

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