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A Year Well Spent

Congratulations to all on a remarkable year! Not only has Conscious Connections Foundation raised over $180,000 in response to a wide array of Earthquake Relief Projects, but thanks to your help and support of the Power of 5, we were once again able to continue the education of 98 students for this upcoming year and

A Day in Kathmandu

    Future Plans and New Connections We returned from our two week trek with a massive amount of information, amazing memories, and an entirely new understanding of the Nepali people and their current situation. Now we were faced with this question: with all this new information, how can the Conscious Connections Foundation most effectively help

ADAPTING FOR THE UNIMAGINABLE

Journal Entry: Sunday, October 18th, Gatlang Rasuwa “Upon entering Gatlang I was struck by the silence. Though a relatively large village, with close to 600 homes, not a sound was forthcoming as we entered. Dilapidated houses greeted our entrance and lone individuals picked silently through rubble, casting shadowy, forlorn glances towards Pradeep, Grant, Gukarna and

The Journey of a Lifetime

Minutes after I published our last written blogpost, we hauled our bags down the five flights of stairs at Chunta’s apartment and piled them, along with the four of us, Pradeep, Ram, and our driver into a small backcountry jeep. We drove through countless winding streets, many deserted because of the petrol blockade, and burst

Peace, Primates, and Productivity

Check out our very first vlog and some pictures from our adventures! Please leave a comment letting us know what you think! Thank you!   http://consciousconnectionsfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/10-7-First-Vlog.mp4

Frontline Fair Trade

Never in anyone's wildest dreams did we imagine that our small foundation, set up for rural health care and the education of Nepali girls, would be involved in one of the largest humanitarian disaster relief projects of this decade. Spurred on by the dire need of Nepali friends and their depiction of a country that

Light Up Rural Nepal!

The Conscious Connections Foundation (CCF), a registered 501(c)3 EIN# 471602190 founded in 2014 by Ganesh Himal Trading, is working with Alison Thomson, Third-Wave Volunteers and Solight Design to bring SolarPuff lights to remote areas in Nepal where CCF has been working.  SolarPuff has committed to  donate between 100-200 lights that CCF can distribute to the areas where we have

Customer Fundraising!

    READ MORE Fair Trade Decor Hosted a poetry reading in their store as a fundraiser! Global Gifts anemptytextlline Marafiki anemptytextlline Main Street Market anemptytextlline Global Village anemptytextlline Fair & Square Imports anemptytextlline Worldly Goods anemptytextlline Radway anemptytextlline One Fair World anemptytextlline New Beginnings on Bay anemptytextlline READ MORE Taraluna Taraluna featured Nepali items

NEPAL UPDATE: NEW PRODUCTS, FAIR-AID & LOOKING FORWARD!   Less than three months ago we returned from Nepal, and what an amazing trip it was.  After 30 years of traveling to Nepal my take away from this trip had been how happy I was to see hope again and a movement forward after their devastating

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