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  • “Their journeys end at the school in the heart of the Himalayas — the Shree Nubri Basic School.” Have you read ou… May 2022
  • This is Nepal. May 2022
  • Fun fact: Nepal is the happiest country in South Asia! Recently, the United Nations published the World Happiness… May 2022
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News / 21 July 2020

Shree Ghap Community Awareness Society | Our Partners in Carrying Hope

MountainChild has never operated alone. We partner with several national entities that help facilitate our wok across the Himalayas. One of them is…

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News / 21 June 2020

6 Ways You Can Support MountainChild Right Where You Are

In such uncertain times, we all have a part to play! But with so many places and people hurting, it can be hard to know where to begin! The world…

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News / 18 June 2020

Reality | 3 of 3

WASH has grown into a program that has the ability to empower the future generation. They will be the ones who end the cycle of suffering by…

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News / 17 June 2020

Hope | 2 of 3

WASH began with the hope of creating lasting change. In the beginning, it taught the importance of clean water by distributing water filters. WASH…

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News / 16 June 2020

Impoverished | 1 of 3

The Himalayan people live in the most remote, unreachable places in the world. Landscapes are challenging, making the area very difficult to…

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News / 11 June 2020

The Hunt For Himalayan Gold | A Foreigner's Experience Harvesting Yarsagumba

Ready. Set. Go. All the villagers in town awkwardly half-walk, half-run down the trail that heads North. After a few minutes, the crowd breaks into…

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News / 02 June 2020

Getting Back to Ghap

The world is becoming smaller in the weirdest of ways in this season of COVID-19. We all, no matter which language we’re using, are familiar with…

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News / 21 May 2020

Pandemic or No Pandemic | Life in The Himalayas Must Go On

On their way to the day’s festival celebration, or out to the fields where they’ll plant what will sustain them for the months ahead, villagers in…

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News / 11 May 2020


HALO is a breakthrough project that carries hope to the Himalayas and I am honored to be a part of 42 rescues to date. I #carryhope so that…

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News / 10 May 2020


I joined MountainChild a little over a year ago, but I've never done anything like HALO! With a background in nursing, my passion has always been to…

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News / 09 May 2020


I am Namrata! I was born in Dhangadhi, a district far west side of Nepal. I serve as the HALO Officer. I am responsible for approving and monitoring…

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News / 25 April 2020

A Lesson In Preparedness

It’s moments like these that we learn the value of preparedness. The pandemic of COVID-19 has left much of the world in shock. And though many…

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News / 17 April 2020

In Light of Hope | Together in Lockdown

It's quiet out there. Once bustling streets are now vacated, save for a few grocery seekers scattered here and there. It's an odd feeling, hearing…

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News / 18 March 2020

Our Response to COVID-19

Friends of MountainChild The past week has been challenging for all of us.  We hope you know our thoughts and prayers are with you as we face…

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News / 12 March 2020

A Kindred Connection | Sharmila Manandhar, MountainChild Government Liasion

This year, we celebrate MountainChild’s 20th anniversary. While the idea sparked on the trekking route nearly two decades ago, it took time to…

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News / 25 February 2020


We are teaching the future change makers. It is my hope to see them lead our community in the future. Though this work seems small, it's these small…

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News / 24 February 2020


I grew up and graduated from one of the RANCH homes, which is supported by MountainChild. After so, I stayed with my family. It was during that…

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News / 23 February 2020


Hi! I am Sangyee! I was born in Nubri valley, in a small Himalayan village. I am currently the director of the Nubri Learning Center. I believe I am…

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News / 31 January 2020

A Walk in Their Shoes

Nepal is home to all sorts of environments from dusty and bustling cities to desert plains to jungle trails to snowy peaks…

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News / 21 October 2019


I hope to see my country as a place where all the people enjoy equal opportunities to basic health care and that will help reduce causes of…

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News / 20 October 2019


I grew up at one of the RANCH homes, a home MountainChild supports for children. Recently, I completed my Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health that…

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News / 19 October 2019


Hi! I am Sonam! I was born in a small village in the Nubri Valley. From this month, I will serve as the Health Officer for MountainChild. I am a…

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News / 18 July 2019


My first visit to Nepal was in 2008. I immediately fell in love with the beautiful people, the colorful culture and the majestic scenery, and knew…

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News / 06 June 2019

Jagat Primary School - 3 of 3

All's well that ends well! After months of laborious work, dedication, and commitment, this project is finally completed! Last month, the community…

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