Some sad and shocking news

Please pray for Gyanu, one of the older ladies we support.  She was returning home on Wednesday and some boys stopped her to rob her.  She did not have any money to give them so they made her hand over her gold earrings – an heirloom.  Gyanu, a widow, was deeply upset over this and somewhat traumatised.  […]

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Pashmina Order

We will be placing the next Pashmina order on Friday 4th September.  If you would like to place an order please get it to us by that date – the person to contact is Marilyn jmjaques@ntlworld.com. All proceeds from the sale of pashminas goes to support needy women in Nepal.

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Bina has collected her Scooter

Bina, our Nepali assistant, is now the proud owner of a new Scooter paid for in part by Women Without Roofs – Nepal.  It will enable her to visit the women we support in Kathmandu more easily and frequently, enabling us to provide them with greater support when they need it. Doesn’t she look smart?!

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Sad news from Nepal

Sadly Hari, one of the people we support in Nepal, has died today after a short stay in hospital.  Our prayers are for his wife Gyanu whom he leaves behind. Hari and Gyanu were the only ‘old couple’ we supported – they had no children of their own and their nephew had cheated them of […]

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A Scooter for Bina

Bina, our reliable and caring co-ordinator in Kathmandu, Nepal, will shortly be the proud owner of a new silver Scooter, bought, in part, by WWR. The new Scooter, pictured below, will allow her to get around Kathmandu far more easily than she has been by bus. This means she will be able to visit the […]

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Renee writes about Cyrene

Whilst in Kathmandu Renee & Terry also had the opportunity to visit the Cyrene Sewing project that we support. Visiting the Cyrene sewing project is a delight and a joy. On the whole, the ladies are quite young, very enthusiastic and quick to learn. The teacher has excellent sewing skills. The ladies learn how to measure, […]

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