FONNJ DASHAI-TIHAR PARTY 2015 PICTURES
NJ NEPALI SAMAJ DASHAI-CELEBRATION
MR. ASHA KAJI SHRESTHA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
MR. ASHA KAJI SHRESTHA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - In memory of Mr. Asha Kaji Shrestha, who passed away last week in Maryland, the Friends of Nepal-NJ's Dr. Maharjan family has set up a special memorial scholarship to provide scholarships for poor children in Patan area. Mr. Shrestha was a chef for Ambassador Bunker in Washington DC where Tulsi learned to cook from this great chef. If anyone would like to donate tax deductible contribution towards this scholarship please send your contribution to FONNJ, P.O. Box 5015, Somerville, NJ 08876. 908-369-4318.
$32,000 grant for the Vocational Training in Nepal
FONNJ, Rotary Clubs of Kathmandu-West, Branchburg, Dunellen Green Brook will implement $32,000 grant from the Rotary International to implement vocational training program at the early Rehabilitation Center in Patan. This Center helps blind students to be independent and self sufficient. They will be taught various vocational skills. This project will help to create employment opportunities for these students.
$34,000 Global Scholar Grant for Mr. Indu Shahi
Global Scholar Grant - We would like to thank the Rotary clubs of Hillsborough, Fanwood-Scotch Plains, Watchung-Warren, Dunellen-Green Brook, and Branchburg for partnering in first Rotary Global Grant Scholarship Program. New Jersey Rotary district received a Global Scholar Grant of $34,000 for Mr. Indu Shahi, a graduate student from Nepal, to complete his Master's degree in Health Management from the Brandeis University.
I am nothing without my country. This is my sole responsibility.
यो देश बाहेक म हैन केही मेरो यहि पुण॔ जवाफ देही ।
Great poet Siddhi Charan Shrestha
PLEASE HELP PEOPLE OF NEPAL - YOUR HELP WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.
SUPPORTS PROVIDED IN NEPAL BY FONNJ
Rotary club of Mahabouddha for water supplies $1500
Rotary E club of Patan for food Supplies $1500
Lions club of Kathmandu downtown for supplies $2500
Invectus Group of Thaiba, Patan for shelter building $2500
all these funds are matched by local groups.
23rd Annual Humanitarian Service Project in Nepal Celebration
USA - NEPAL
Humanitarian Award Ceremony
January 10, 2014
Ashok Hall, Lalitpur, Nepal
"Service to Humanity is Service to God" Mother Teresa.
NANDA RATRI SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP DISTRIBUTION 2012.
“The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.”
FONNJ's annual scholarship distribution ceremony at the Nanda Ratri School in Kathmandu. Scholarship recepinets are adults who work during the day time and goes to school at night to improve their future. Thanks to all our Legacy Circle Members for their kind donation to make this scholarship program possible.
“The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.” Kalu Ndukwe Kalu
HELP WITH NJ VIHARA'S MEDITATION CENTER BUILDING PROJECT
We are requesting Nepalese community to help with the new Mediation Center buidlling project which will be starting shortly. We request our friends and family to donate generously for this special project so that we will have a place to conduct special functions for our community.
Your support will be greatly appreciated.
Yo Manta Mero Nepali ho - FONNJ in action (video)
Picture Video with a Nepali song
Friends of Nepal-NJ, P.O. Box 5015, Somerville, NJ 08876