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Nepal Update 2015

In many remote villages of Nepal children are not able to attend school because they are forced to stay home and work on the farms while their parents forage looking for edible food to cover the time between food supply running out and the next harvest.  Global Action Coalition saw an immediate opportunity to help.… Read More

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Sister Schools Program

Sister Schools Program

In 2010 we started our Sister Schools Program. We found an amazing desire from several local schools to learn about and foster a relationship with schools in Nepal. Over the last years we have had partnerships with Academy at the Lakes, Admiral Farragut Academy, Canterbury School and Independent Day School. Read More

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Global Action Coalition in Djibouti

Global Action Coalition in Djibouti

Djibouti is located just south of Ethiopia and west of Somalia in Africa. Djibouti will be the 2nd country GAC will be working in. Here we are focusing on water and education which are two of the greatest needs in Africa. There is an American military base located here, as this is a central location… Read More

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Djibouti Final Day,

As I wrap  up my Djibouti Adventure I am left with some thoughts.  First the incredible support I have been given by the Djibouti government.  Though I did not meet the President this time, he had to travel to Saudi, meet the Turkish President and visit in Ethiopia, his help was felt.  Colonel Mohamed Farah,… Read More

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Djibouti views

I came to Djibouti to see if I could be involved in helping this country in two ways.  Water and Education.  Well it looks like we will be partnering with the Ministry of Agriculture to supply solar powered water to both existing wells and newly drilled ones.  Also if the technology of solar powered desalination… Read More

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Jazz Concert For Nepal!

We had an amazing turnout for the event and raised money for the cause. Thank you to all the artists and musicians who donated their talents!  Read More

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Help provide sweaters for the cold!

Our New program is distributing sweaters which we started last fall.   We have given sweaters to children in 3 schools so far, Kirantar, Surkhandi and Pokhari. We have 4 more to do and can use your help. The weather in the mountains get cold and when I was there I always saw children with colds.… Read More

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Hemu’s latest trip to Nepal…

In October, 2009, Rob and I visited Upardang Gadi, a small village in north east part of Chitwan, Nepal. It was a rough 4 hours walk from Shaktikhor to Upardang Gadi. Scattered houses along the way and beautiful landscape made our walk little easier. We reached the top to see the sunset from Gadi. Sky… Read More

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An Evening With Kym Purling & Friends

A JAZZ BENEFIT FOR THE CHILDREN OF NEPAL   Hear great music and help a great cause! Come enjoy an evening of jazz with pianist Kym Purling and an all-star band. Featuring Many Local Jazz Greats. Wednesday, July 13th, 7:30 pm Tickets are $20/each and can be purchased securely online through paypal:   You can… Read More

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Special Thanks

Sandy Cromp with dcdeziner.com for all her great design work on our logo and printed materials, The Quorum Hotel for their hospitality at our two events, and Mike Bowen of Bowen Imagery for our great website Read More

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