Children get umbrellas with new uniforms
Himalayan Learning volunteers passing out new uniforms and stationary give children in nine schools a big surprise with new umbrellas. Umbrellas are great in the monsoon (which just started) because most of the children have to walk between 30 minutes and two hours to get to school. Attendance rates in school go down during the monsoon rains as many children do not want to
On Saturday 25 April morning, a massive 7.9 earthquake hit Nepal with its epicentre not far from Himalayan Learning’s schools. The earthquake was the largest for 80 years in a region that is prone to quakes which have created the Himalaya. The attached photo is a screenshot of the hardest hit area. We have circled in red the area that Himalayan Learning primarily works in.