Build Bridges for Health, Education & Hope - Nepal

 
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Oct 16, 2009

Jagare Phant's schoolchildren need you!

The existing bridge to school
The existing bridge to school

The 35th WireBridge in Nepal will serve many schoolchildren who now either miss school during the monsoon season, or risk serious injury or death when crossing on this bundle of bamboo poles. As is often the case, news of another WireBridge came to this village, from which representatives soon traveled to see for themselves what had been constructed.

The bridge will cost about 16 thousand dollars, of which about 12 thousand dollars has already been contributed. The best construction time runs from November to May. The goal is to finish before the monsoon returns in June. Details of the bridge are given in the attached Jagare Phant Contract.

Kids bypass the
Kids bypass the 'bridge' in dry season

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David Sowerwine

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Menlo Park, California United States

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