Padma had come to this leprosy colony because she had high hopes of being able to encourage the colony members to stop begging and begin small businesses by pooling their savings and then providing each other small loans, one by one.
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The generous readers of Meridian Magazine raised tens of thousands of dollars to aid CHOICE Humanitarian in their relief efforts in Nepal after the recent earthquake in April. Now you have the chance to personally participate in the ongoing effort to rebuild.
While many humanitarian organizations offer trips for adults to get their hands dirty, FHe offers full-immersion service opportunities for whole families, including children as young as 8.
My heart has been rent with sorrow in the past two weeks as I have contemplated the plight of our brothers and sisters in Nepal. I wanted to share with you some basic things I've learned about an earthquake in the Third World. Please read this. It may rock your world.
This article is up-to-the-minute and very specific as to the needs of the people in Nepal. If you have been looking for a way to satisfy the gnawing need you have to help, read here to know what you can do specifically.
Bishnu, his family and the members of the LDS branch in Katmandu are safe in the aftermath of Saturday's earthquake in Nepal.