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DWC 2019 Nepal Team Empowering Communities

October 18, 2019  |  Nepal

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 The Developing World Connections trip to work with Creating Possibilities Nepal in villages near Lamahi (Dang Province) is set to go after over a year of planning. The team consists of... Read More

Making an impact in Nepal

December 3, 2018  |  Nepal

DWC Nepal Team 2018 A large crowd of locals welcomed the DWC Nepal team of volunteers with a greeting of tikas and flowers. They are already making great progress on their home build… Community Lunch... Read More

Building Hope in Nepal

December 25, 2017  |  Nepal

Day 1 Today was day one of the Nepal home construction project. We commenced activities at the community centre building of our local partner, “Creating Possibilities We began digging with shovels and worked hard until... Read More

Building schools in Nepal

October 21, 2016  |  Nepal

October 31 Can this get any better?! The elephant safari was undescribable, I’m still gushing! We met our elephant Champakali and her faend (driver) Gobiend. To get on Champakali, we mount from these towers, four... Read More

August 9th: Family Day in Kathmandu

August 9, 2014  |  Nepal

Our Saturday morning began with a nice family breakfast at the Eco hotel consisting of pancakes, hash browns, and granola. The Canadian food was a nice change after nearly three weeks of dal baht in... Read More

Aug 8th: Sad Goodbyes and the Long Drive Back

August 8, 2014  |  Nepal

Today was another day filled with mixed emotions as we finally said goodbye to Lamahi. After an early breakfast we wasted no time hopping on the bus and beginning our 10 hour drive back to... Read More

August 7th: Final day at Unako and Sincere Thanks to Bill Adams, Maddie Adams, and Miles Marchand!

August 8, 2014  |  Nepal

Today was our last day working on the Unako House project.  My mind is so full of things I want to share, I don’t even know where to start…Our favourite breakfast was served right on... Read More

August 6th: Bricks, panels, windows, and grout

August 7, 2014  |  Nepal

The work day at UNAKO house began with some heavy lifting. We all worked together to transport hundreds of bricks to the top level. After that we split off into groups, each with a specific... Read More

August 4th: Visit to the local school and the work begins again.

August 5, 2014  |  Nepal

Another amazing day in hot Nepal! The morning started with a traditional breakfast of roti and eggs accompanied by milky tea that would rival anything from Starbucks! Then on to the bus for a 40... Read More

August 3rd: The Families arrive in Dang to a Tikka filled Welcome!

August 5, 2014  |  Nepal

The inspiring welcoming ceremony made our two families realize why we started down this endeavour. The young women who have been empowered by this IWEN, DWC and Creating Possibilities project made all our efforts over... Read More

August 1st: Arrival of the Adams and Marchand families

August 5, 2014  |  Nepal

Bill and Katie met Laurie, Keegan and myself (Len) at the Vancouver Airport Thursday morning. We picked up our boarding passes,checked our bags and moved through security very quickly. We departed Vancouver right on time... Read More

July 31st: Departure for Chitwan and Nepali Stick Dance

August 5, 2014  |  Nepal

We woke up and had our last breakfast in Lamahi before boarding the bus to take us to Chitwan. The bus was fairly comfortable but without AC so it got pretty warm. On the straighter... Read More

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