Apply to Join

Restore Home-stay run by 10 farmer women in Nepal

by Global Family Village, Inc
Restore Home-stay run by 10 farmer women in Nepal


This project will help 10 farmer women to resume a home-stay program that was abandoned due to the damage of their houses by the 2015 earthquake. These women were supporting the community-based orphaned and abandoned childcare program by providing 10 % of their income-ensuring sustainability and allowing the children to gain a sense of family and community belonging. They are in dire need of financial assistance and technical support to reconstruct their houses and resume the home-stay program.

total goal
monthly donors


The April 2015 earthquake has destroyed many houses that were implementing home-stay programs in Bungamati. It has left a scar on the physical and psychological state of the families. It has also badly affected the family's income sources. They don't have money to make their houses safe and suitable for implementing home-stay program. Without our financial and technical help they can't recover sufficiently. Without their support to the program, the program's sustainability will be in danger.


GFV will provide supplemental financial support and technical assistance in making the houses earthquake resistant and appropriate for home-stay guests. GFV will assist each family to add sufficient room for the guests in the new reconstruction of their house and improve the quality of kitchen, toilets and other facilities. They will also be provided technical support in developing a family's disaster preparedness plan for them and their guests to be safe, in the event of another earthquake.

Long-Term Impact

The farmer women implementing the home-stay program will be self assured, empowered and independent. Their contributions will be recognized and valued by the family and community. The home-stay community will be stronger and 50 more families will be implementing the program. The local community will have greater economic stability. The traditional local culture and cultural heritage will be preserved and promoted. The community-based childcare program will be self-sufficient and secure.


Global Family Village website

Organization Information

Global Family Village, Inc

Location: Berkeley, California - USA
Project Leader:
Freema Davis
Berkeley, California United States
$676 raised of $25,000 goal
4 donations
$24,324 to go
Donate Now
Donating through GlobalGiving is safe, secure, and easy with many payment options to choose from. View other ways to donate

Global Family Village, Inc has earned this recognition on GlobalGiving:
Add Project to Favorites

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.