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 / 13 August 2019


"My dream and hope is to see an end to this crisis. I hope to see the women and children healthy and living the life they deserve. One water…

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News / 13 August 2019


“I first joined MountainChild back in 2012. Before coming on board with MC, I worked as a Child Rights Activist in my home town. It gave me a chance…

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News / 11 August 2019


“Hey! I’m Raju. I was born in Surkhet, a district in the mid-western region of Nepal. I serve as the Regional Program Manager for our projects…

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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 / 15 June 2019

This is Run4Hope | Sarah Wheeler

This is Sarah Wheeler. And we’re grateful she’s joining us again this year! What are three fun & interesting facts about yourself? I love…

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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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News / 05 June 2019

Jagat Primary School - 2 of 3

As the construction progressed, there was a shortage of labor and timber. But even this proved minor compared to the discovery of large caverns…

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News / 04 June 2019

Jagat Primary School - 1 of 3

Situated in the remote district of Gorkha, the Jagat Primary School is one of the few schools that provide education to the children of that village…

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News / 16 May 2019

The Work of a Monk

I found myself sitting in a brightly lit room, beautiful wood lined the meeting room. It was hard to believe that we were sitting at 3500 meters, in…

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News / 09 April 2019

Tibetan Maternal Health

Over the last 3 years, it’s been my great pleasure to research what pregnancy and childbirth look like for Tibetan women living in the far corners…

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News / 12 March 2019

Giving Back

This month, we got to hang out with some teachers from the Sama Learning Center (SLC)! These teachers were raised at the RANCH (Remote Areas of…

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News / 13 February 2019

5 Ways You Can Join MountainChild in 2019

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News / 03 January 2019

The Beginnings of MountainChild

It all started when a small team trekking through the Himalayas stumbled across a group of 30 young children being escorted out of the mountains by…

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News / 22 November 2018

Last update on Lakpa

A few months ago, a student from one of our partner schools in the Nubri valley was diagnosed with a severe ear infection. Before undergoing ear…

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News / 17 November 2018


Tsewang, a 38-year-old male from the village of Gorkha, had difficulty breathing and was suffering from severe abdominal pain. He was flown from…

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News / 11 November 2018

Happy back in home

A few weeks ago during our HALO program, a lady miraculously delivered her baby boy on the village helicopter pad. During this rescue, the mother…

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News / 08 November 2018

Update on Walipini

The underground greenhouse of Sama, also known as walipini, was constructed with the goal of producing vegetables all year round. Despite the…

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News / 05 November 2018

Learning basics

We had the privilege of conducting a fun-filled art class with a group of lovely young girls who have either lost their parents or are victims of…

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News / 01 November 2018

64-year-old HALO patient

Janjhong is a 64-year-old lady from Bihi, a remote village in the Gorkha district. She was evacuated from her village due to deteriorating health…

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News / 25 October 2018

More new faces

We want to welcome three amazing young girls to our RANCH Program! Lhakpa, Pasang, and Samten come from different villages of the Gorkha district…

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News / 13 October 2018

Giving back

Two of our RANCH graduates, Pema and Choenzom, have joined our team of teachers in the Nubri valley! After graduating from High School, Pema and…

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News / 10 October 2018

Sad loss

It is with our deepest sorrow that we share this news with you. Our most recent HALO patient, Salina who was a 17-year-old girl working as a cook in…

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