A Night in Nepal

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Join us as we bring a little bit of Nepal to the Bay Area and celebrate the mission of Ama Ghar to provide children with a loving home, excellent education, health care, and the confidence to become productive, self-supporting adults. Tickets available for purchase soon! If you are interested in our sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to info@ama-foundation.org. Stay tuned …

Celebrating Two Weddings At Ama Ghar

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We are so excited to celebrate the recent weddings of original Ama Ghar children, Ashok and Sajan. Ashok and Sajan have grown into successful young men and have taken the next step in life — marriage to lovely and wonderful women. Ashok and Roshana were married in November and Sajan and Sarina in December. To celebrate, Ama Ghar had our …

Full Circle Philanthropy With Bonnie

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Bonnie’s life has taken her all around the world — she has lived in the United States, Europe, Libya, and Nepal, just to name a few. In 1961, Bonnie enrolled in the inaugural class at the Leysin American School in Switzerland. LAS has a mission to educate, nurture, and create caring world citizens. Bonnie is that mission personified, and her …

Happy 20th Birthday, Ama Ghar!

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On August 1, 2021, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of Ama Ghar in front of a beautiful banner bearing everyone’s handprint, which was painted by the children themselves. There was singing, dancing and so much laughter and joy… our wonderful Srijana created posters showing old photos of everyone from 2001 to 2021 and much teasing and hilarity ensued. We wish …

Climbing the Walls

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When we say that the kids are climbing the walls during the lockdown, that’s not a bad thing! Anish figured out a safe way for the kids to climb up the side of the house and rappel down, much to their delight. They are fearless natural climbers and this is a wonderful way to build their confidence. Even our house …

Ama Ghar’s World Cup Fever

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Even though they had to stay up until 1:00 a.m. to see it, the Ama Ghar kids flocked to the World Cup Finals! They painted their faces and held up flags to root on their teams… they had reasons to cheer for both sides. They love the Three Mums, our wonderful supporters in the UK, so many of the kids …

Keeping Busy During Lockdown #2

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We have to be inventive here at Ama Ghar to keep these children busy while on lockdown for the second time. No sooner had they gone back to school than they were locked down once again. A huge storm felled a palm tree and some of our bamboo, so now we use the palm tree as a bench to watch …