My reflection on “World Peace Day – May Peace Prevail on Earth.”

By: Ritee Karmacharya Our 12th Annual International Peace Day – “Buddha’s Birthday Celebration” will take place on May 7, 2022. Please join us. This is a collaborative project of the Somerset County Cultural Diversity Coalition and many community organizations. If you like to be a sponsor of this event, please let us know. http://www.sccdiversity.com ThisContinue reading “My reflection on “World Peace Day – May Peace Prevail on Earth.””

The ASHA PROJECT-Nepal conducts Reusable Pad project in rural communities.

No matter how modern we become, the natural bleeding process (menstruation) in women is still considered taboo in Nepal; many students miss their school during this time. This taboo has resulted in, as well as women dying from exposure because they are forced to remain outdoors. The Asha Project, in collaboration with the Rotaract ClubContinue reading “The ASHA PROJECT-Nepal conducts Reusable Pad project in rural communities.”

In search of the Next Generation of Do-Gooders – Chandra Bhakta Adhikari

The Friends of Nepal-NJ and the Asha Project has been working in Nepal with Rotaract students since 2010. We have supported many Rotaract leadership programs in Nepal. We are encouraged to see that many Rotaract students have become the next generation of do-gooders and have continued to make a difference in their communities. Our investmentContinue reading “In search of the Next Generation of Do-Gooders – Chandra Bhakta Adhikari”

Photo Essay – Special Projects of 2021

GIFT OF HOPE FOR NEPAL -Health Camps, School supplies, Sports items distribution and Micro credit Projects in celebration of the 30th Anniversary. Sidhupalchok School by Rotaract club of Rudramati Rotaract club of Damak – Health Camp Riksha for unemployed day worker to support his family Rotaract club of Sukhedhara – Dhading school Project Shailesh KumarContinue reading “Photo Essay – Special Projects of 2021”

Gift of Hope for Nepal – Altruism in action

Altruism is the bedrock of a healthy society. The Asha Project in collaboration with Rotary, Rotaract and Friends of Nepal NJ completed more than 30 projects last year 2021, putting the Altruism in Action. “Economic Empowerment of Indigenous Women” Projects – Total Budget $3,500.00  Food Distribution Projects – Total $1,000.00  Library Project – $1000.00 •GoatContinue reading “Gift of Hope for Nepal – Altruism in action”