New Jobs, Graduations and Medals – Oh My!

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Spring has been a busy season at Ama Ghar. The little children were so excited over the Paspanjuli School Spring Fair, a chess tournament and a Tae Kwan Do competition; and the older ones are graduating and getting great news on the work front! At the Valleywide Tae Kwan Do Championship held in Kathmandu, Rosina received First Place in her group and Bhupi …

Ama Ghar Shines at Education Fair

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The Pushpanjali School Education Fair was one of the biggest events on our calendar last month. There were many new exhibits this year, and the principal complimented Ama Ghar for our enthusiastic supply of materials and ideas, which was helpful to them since extra curricular activities are a new concept in the Nepali school system.   The Fair took place on …

Greetings from Kathmandu!

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This has been an exciting week for Manisha, as she is due to receive her Bachelors degree in Hospitality and Hotel Management from the prestigious Silver Mountain College on March 5. This week she’s shopping for saris to wear for the ceremony – and she dropped in to visit her Ama Ghar sister Parbati, who is working as a barista …

An active spring at Ama Ghar!

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Spring has sprung and the kids are busy… a program at school for the little ones got everybody excited about wearing Nepali costumes and dress-up clothes. This photo shows buddies Badi Ram and Leela getting very excited about their costumes! Their performance at school included songs, dances and a drama – their aunties attended and applauded loudly! This photo shows the …

The Nepal Earthquake is not over.

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The Nepal Earthquake is not over. Two years later, it is still devastating the lives of children. The ground may have stopped shaking, but the effects of the 2015 earthquake in Nepal are far from over. Thousands of families have been destroyed forever – there has been a marked increase in child trafficking because vulnerable children were separated from their …

Find Holiday Gifts That Support Ama Ghar

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During this holiday season, we really appreciate our friends who donate a percentage of their profits to support Ama Ghar! If you want to find some high quality, unique gifts for your friends and family and benefit Ama Ghar at the same time, check out these links: Happy Earth Tea - Our friend Niraj Lama is donating a percentage of all …

Visitors Enrich our Lives

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We are so lucky at Ama Ghar to have friends from all over the world who visit us and bring our children a sense of the wider world, including a few phrases in many languages: English, French, Spanish, Flemish, Japanese, Korean and more… They also make the children feel even more secure and loved. For these things we are so …