Tea Shop Success

Tea Shop Success

“I am thankful to the concerned organizations for making me aware about the importance of business planning, saving for the future, and facilitating these loans for business promotion,” says Somnath. Somnath and his wife were two of the first people to attend the...
Parbatti Rayamajhi

Parbatti Rayamajhi

The Success of Parbatti Rayamajhi from Nepal   Parbatti Rayamajhi is a loving mother and wife. She helps farm the land alongside her husband and son. They struggle to provide even the basic necessities for their family. Their home was damaged in the 2015...
Niraj Pradhan

Niraj Pradhan

The Success of Niraj Pradhan from Nepal   Niraj Pradhan sells seeds and fertilizer in his shop. He was born and raised in this farming region of Makwanpur. He calls most of his customers by their first name. He knows of their struggles and understands what they...
Updates from Nepal

Updates from Nepal

I took this picture (above) after hiking up each of these steps while visiting Kedar in Nepal earlier this summer. Kedar and his family have been farming this same land for generations, and for them farming is a labor of love. It is hard work, but they don’t...
Kedar Rayamajhi

Kedar Rayamajhi

The Success of Kedar Rayamajhi from Nepal   Kedar Rayamajhi has been a farmer his whole life. It is in his DNA. He father was a farmer, his grandfather was a farmer, his great grandfather was a farmer and so on. Today, he works side-by-side with his son. He is...
Welcome to Nepal

Welcome to Nepal

Mentors Nepal    Last month I was able to travel to Nepal. I enjoyed spending my time meeting with the Mentors International clients of the microfinance co-ops that we are partnering with. My favorite experience of this trip was spending time teaching a group of...