Rebuild Earthquake Resilient Schools in Nepal

by All Hands and Hearts
Play Video
Rebuild Earthquake Resilient Schools in Nepal
Rebuild Earthquake Resilient Schools in Nepal
Rebuild Earthquake Resilient Schools in Nepal
Apr 22, 2021

An exciting update from the team in Nepal...

Hello Friend,

Back in December of 2020, our Operations team was working hard to determine how we could fulfill the commitment we made to repair two damaged schools tucked away in the rural municipality of Marin. The two schools have needed significant repairs since the earthquakes in 2015. With COVID-related travel restrictions still in place, we were simply unable to bring in a team of international staff and volunteers. In order to continue this work (and do so in a way that aligned with our COVID-19 program safety adaptations), we hired an expert team of Nepali staff and masons. The school teachers, School Management Committee members, and students all reacted very positively to the team’s arrival and the work restarting this past January. 

Our incredible team of masons have been very productive over the past few months. In addition to working on the schools with record speed, they found creative ways to safely host training sessions (like Lightning & Thunderstorm Awareness) for community members. All major components at both Shree Thakureshwor and Shree Janakalyan schools are complete with some landscaping work and final finishing touches on paint, the playground and handwashing stations left to go. We expect to “handover” the schools in just a couple of weeks!  

I look forward to showing you the finished schools soon. Thank you for following our progress! 

Our former Nepal program volunteers are missed!
Our former Nepal program volunteers are missed!
Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

All Hands and Hearts

Location: Mattapoisett, MA - USA
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @allhands
Project Leader:
Heidi Dubreuil
Dubreuil
Mattapoisett, MA United States
$2,265 raised of $100,000 goal
 
25 donations
$97,735 to go
Donate Now
lock
Donating through GlobalGiving is safe, secure, and easy with many payment options to choose from. View other ways to donate

All Hands and Hearts 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

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

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.