… and then there were two!

Having first told you about our plans to open a second women’s home last November, we have finally found somewhere suitable, and we began leasing it two weeks ago. We are delighted.  Please click here to read our latest newsletter and see photos of our new home. The newsletter also contains information about how we […]

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Laudable leather making

It was a delight to visit the leather workshops operated by Nepal Leprosy Trust (NLT) yesterday. They employ former leprosy patients and their families to make stunning leather products, including bags, wallets, washbags and purses. Not only were the goods beautiful to look at, but you’ll have to take my word that they smelled incredible […]

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The publisher said yes!

Come with me to kathmandu I am delighted to let you know that I have just signed a publishing contract with Authentic Media for a book about Christian women in Nepal. The book will be released towards the end of 2022.  ‘Come with me to Kathmandu’ will contain twelve chapters, six of which I have […]

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The Crisis on our Doorstep

Our good friends work at Patan Hospital and have permitted us to share this update on the Covid situation. It is harrowing reading. Patan hospital regularly treats our ladies, and this is where they would most likely go if they contracted Coronavirus. Last year, during the first Covid wave, our friends provided a similar update […]

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Washing Habits

We have been taking part in research for The Washing Machine Project. Each of our ladies has been interviewed about how they currently wash their clothes. All of them wash by hand in plastic bowls. The findings are both fascinating and sad. On average, our women began washing clothes for their families at the age […]

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