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Suraj learning to walk! Surgery for Children with Disabilities in Nepal Binu is eager to learn. One of the casts she was in for a month.

American Himalayan Foundation

Org #6363
Vetted since 2013
1981
year founded
$196,007
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
3
projects funded

Mission

AHF was founded over 30 years ago to help people in the Himalaya who were in need and had no one else, and that principle still guides us every day. What we do is basic: we make change - positive, tangible change - happen. We build and support schools and students; train doctors and fund hospitals; care for children and elders; plant trees and restore sacred sites. We help Tibetans rebuild and sustain their culture both in exile and in Tibet.

Projects (5)

Stop Girl Trafficking in Nepal
Nepal / Women and Girls
Sherpa Family Fund
Nepal / Disaster Recovery
Earthquake Rebuilding in Nepal
Nepal / Disaster Recovery
Tibetan refugees in exile in Tezu, India
India / Human Rights
 
Project Leaders
Sarah Bakker
Sarah Bakker
Sarah Bakker
Sarah Bakker
Erica Stone
Erica Stone
Team
Erica Stone, Norbu Tenzing
Organization Information
909 Montgomery Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94133
United States
4152887242

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3396261955
Organization Information
909 Montgomery Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94133
United States
4152887242

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3396261955

Project Reports

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May 29, 2019
Suraj, the little engine that could
We first met Suraj in April when he was hobbling down a ramp at HRDC with help from a bamboo walker and his grandmother, Maya. He was struggling but looked fiercely determined. Maya told us this was...
Apr 12, 2019
Binu's got plans!
When Binu was very young, her mother committed suicide, unable to bear her alcoholic husband's abuse any longer. Losing their mother was a tragedy and led to a cascade of troubles for Binu, her two...
Feb 25, 2019
Making friends at HRDC: Kapila's story
The doctor’s diagnosis was grim for six-year-old Kapila: her mother, Shanta, was told that she suffered from a hereditary condition and would probably not live past age 20. Broken-hearted, her...
 
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