Kosh Kamala Orphanage in Nepal

$2,584 of $4,500 goal

Raised by 38 people in 35 months
I am raising money to help Kosh Kamala Foundation, a new orphanage in Nepal. The people who run it are friends of mine. Their father was my favorite student when I was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Nepal, 1964-1965.  They have a FaceBook page:  https://www.facebook.com/Kosh-Kamala-Foundation-986255494780419/ and a website  http://koshkamala.org
Also, they are looking for volunteers to come to Nepal, live in the orhanage, and help with the children--see the website. 
My primary contact there is Renila Khati, with whom you can communicate on FaceBook.
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A better way to get money to Kosh Kamala is to send money to renilag143@gmail.com via Western Union. She can pick it up within minutes of when you send it. GoFundMe charges a fee and delays the transfer by a few days.
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Because GoFundMe has no way to get funds to Nepal, I will be withdrawing the donations myself and sending them to Renila Khati at Kosh Kamala. Let me know if you have any questions. --Pam Walatka
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School fees are due for all the children. If you can help, thanks!
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Wow. I just video-chatted with my friends in Nepal, for free, via Facebook Messenger. When I lived there, 1964-1965, it took months to get news back and forth from California. My phone makes my already-ample nose look huge, but otherwise, the call was big fun. Nice people, trying to run an orphanage in Kathmandu, still recovering from the big earthquake. If you have a minute and a couple of bucks......
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$2,584 of $4,500 goal

Raised by 38 people in 35 months
Created December 31, 2015
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$75
Meaghan Mckechnie
2 months ago

Hope you're all healthy and happy, and that you can put this small gift to a good use. I miss you all!

TR
$108
Teres Renner
7 months ago

Hi Alta and DiDi! Hope you and all the lovely kids are well!

$100
Jeff Overbeek
10 months ago

Happy Holidays

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