Sunita Sharma MacLennan of Her Farm Nepal and the Global Mountain Fund will receive our Global Citizen Award in Community Service at the 2017 Global Citizen Awards Gala on Saturday, September 9 at the Embassy Suites in Downtown Oklahoma City.
From Our Director
Dear Donor, Supporter and Friend.
It's been 2 years since Nepal was devasted by a series of large earthquakes. Please take a moment to read our report on all we've done in response to those quakes with your support and assistance.
Nepal - 2 years ...read more
How do you empower women? Put them in power. Sound too simple? Her Farm is a 100% woman owned and operated farm. Mountain Volunteer, our volunteer program is managed by women. Her Farm Films will be another woman-managed program that will put women in charge of the messages in the media about women. ...read more
The quakes in Nepal caused the water supply in Mankhu village to drop by over 50%. People were optomistic that after the monsoons the water supply would return but it did not. As a farm community in the hilly country of Nepal water for irrigation of crops and livestock is crucial. Months after ...read more
More than 80% of the homes in Mankhu were destroyed or seriously damaged in the April, 2015 earthquake and subsequent aftershocks. The challenge that lies ahead is how to rebuild and make these homes safer. The typical village home is made with stones and mud mortar. While there is a center beam in ...read more