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Experience the work MountainChild is doing and meet the people of Nepal face-to-face. MountainChild will provide your training every step of the way.

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Volunteer Locally

We understand not everyone is slated to make a trip to the Himalayas. But getting involved locally helps tremendously. Whether your group is a few or hundreds, let us show you how easy it is to get involved.

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Events and Announcements from the Blog



Another “red-dot” indicates MountainChild’s 40...

Another “red-dot” indicates MountainChild’s 40 day intensive training for remote workers has begun. Remember these students and their mission. -jr



The MountainChild guesthouse has been at full capacity during most of this trekking season. What a...

The MountainChild guesthouse has been at full capacity during most of this trekking season. What a great problem to have! Come join us if you haven’t already.



Our heart goes out to the Sherpa community and all of those who...

Our heart goes out to the Sherpa community and all of those who were affected by the recent Everest avalanche. Please keep these dear people in your thoughts and prayers.



Happy Birthday to the RANCH!Today is the 11th birthday of our...

Happy Birthday to the RANCH!

Today is the 11th birthday of our Kathmandu RANCH and we celebrated in style. The RANCH kids performed traditional songs and dances and acted out numerous skits.

The themed birthday cake made by the kids represents Mt. Manaslu with the number 11 coming forth from it and the sun rising over the mountain. After 11 years of training and pouring into the Manaslu region through these kids, the sun has risen over the mountain and the kids are ready to help carry hope to their own ethnically Tibetan people.




"Earth Hour," a campaign that encourages positive action for the...

"Earth Hour," a campaign that encourages positive action for the environment, was this week.

MountainChild is excited that Nepalis are seeking to bring ‘green’ sustainable alternatives to an otherwise heavily populated, overly polluted, and an excessively consumptuous city. They are a form of energy made from recycled materials and/or local resources that can be found in the city and/or village. They are also excellent with respect to waste management and burn with little-to-no emissions compared to open wood fires that most villagers use in their homes. They are used for cooking food and they generally burn hot and for long periods of time. They can also be used as a source of generating income. 

This is just one alternative to cooking that can be used, especially in villages, where cooking on inefficient open fires, expensive/heavy gas tanks for stoves, and respiratory problems abound. We are so pleased to see this type of technology already being used in Nepali villages and our hope is that more Nepali people (all people actually…) would be exposed to these types of technologies.

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