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2015-16 US Visit, Earthquake, Fundraising and Reconstruction

Reading Time: 4 minutesFrom a month before the April 25 and May 12, 2015 earthquakes in Nepal, I was in the US for what was supposed to have been a short three-month long visit. But I ended up spending much longer than that initially to raise awareness about the calamity and funds for COMMITTED’s effort to provide emergency relief and rebuild schools in Thangpalkot. Some efforts bore fruit, as it were, while others didn’t, as was to be expected! . . . → Read More: 2015-16 US Visit, Earthquake, Fundraising and Reconstruction

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COMMITTED’s Newsletter: Post-earthquake Edition

Reading Time: 2 minutesCOMMITTED’s first ever newsletter! . . . → Read More: COMMITTED’s Newsletter: Post-earthquake Edition

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Ponchos From Sherpa Adventure Gear

Reading Time: 2 minutesSherpa Adventure Gear donated ponchos for students in Thangpalkot. . . . → Read More: Ponchos From Sherpa Adventure Gear

COMMITTED Annual Reports, Nepal Earthquake, Projects

COMMITTED’s Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2015-16

Reading Time: 2 minutesCOMMITTED’s 2015-16 Annual Report. . . . → Read More: COMMITTED’s Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2015-16

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Project Update: Chilaune School Poised to Move from TLC

Reading Time: 1 minuteWith help from COMMITTED and another non-profit organization, Chilaune School is getting ready to move out of their TLC and into the classroom. . . . → Read More: Project Update: Chilaune School Poised to Move from TLC

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Project Update: Star Reader and Star Writer Programs

Reading Time: 3 minutesPromoting reading and writing in Thangpalkot. . . . → Read More: Project Update: Star Reader and Star Writer Programs

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Project Update: Reading in Thangpalkot

Reading Time: 4 minutesAnother post about COMMITED’s visit to Thangpalkot village, our project site, in early February. This one is mostly about our attendance at Star Reader recognition functions at the schools in the area, and about the discovery of the sad fate of one Star Reader. . . . → Read More: Project Update: Reading in Thangpalkot

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Project Update: “What is this obsession people have with books?”

Reading Time: 4 minutesLibraries played an important role in my education in Nepal. Believing therefore that libraries are an extremely important resource in a school I wholeheartedly support building libraries at school. COMMITTED has helped build libraries at all four schools in Thangpalkot and also at Shanti Nikunj. . . . → Read More: Project Update: “What is this obsession people have with books?”