Weʼve raised £605 to Build a new Day Care Centre for the children at The Butterfly Day Care Centre in Pokhara, Nepal.
- Pokhara, Mid-Western Development Region, Nepal
- Children and youth
- Time left
- Funded on Monday, 13th February 2017
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The Butterfly Day Care Centre in Pokhara offers children aged 2 - 4 from the lowest caste families a chance to access an education. The children are from the poorest families that have migrated into Pokhara in search of work. While the children are taken care of their mothers and older siblings can try to earn a living.
In April 2015 the earthquake caused damage to the current building and the upper floor is unsafe. The owner of this rented property has given notice and so the Day Care needs to find another location. To guarantee the future of the Day Care for the children we are appealing for support to raise funds to buy a plot of land and build a permanent Centre. This will ensure that future generations of children and their families have a chance to improve their lives through education.
Bridget van de Pol11 days ago
Bridget van de Pol
Thank you for your support. The crowd funding has been just one of the ways we have been raising funds to help build a new child care centre in Pokhara. We leave for 3 weeks in Nepal on April 8th so I will post some photos then
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Feb 3, 2017
Great work everyone!
Dec 29, 2016
Good Luck Bid! Best wishes Sara & Jonny
Dec 21, 2016
Dear Tadgh, this sounds like a fantastic cause and will be great training for your next ascent of Toubkhal. All the best Tony
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