Chhau (menstruation) hut in Nepal

Ending Menstrual Isolation in Nepal

Through our new #BanishedforBleeding initiative and with your support we aim to help end menstruation isolation huts in remote Nepal.

Happy Mothers Day

From our mothers to yours

The sphere of the mother may be humble; but her influence, united with the father’s, is as abiding as eternity. Next to God, the mother’s power for good is the strongest known on earth.

Boys in Sunshine school

Stay in School Kids!

Few reasons why children in South Asia drop out of school. They have to worry about things I never even contemplated as a kid, including something so ‘simple’ like staying in school.

Nepali family

Investing in Girls in Nepal

Investing in children, particularly girls at a young age, is certainly bringing positive results to our program in Nepal.

Program Manager Patrick with women in Chennai

Program update

Patrick from our Programs team recounts his visit to our projects in Asia. We look forward with optimism to face the development needs of the people we serve on your behalf.

Staff with Nepali change agent

Changing Mindsets Bring Joy to Young Girls

Deeply rooted is the practice of menstrual untouchability (chaupadi system), restriction and isolation. They believe that women and girls are impure and they live as outcasts during menstruation.