Case Stories

Journey toward self-sufficiency

Sharmila Theeng from Dhapakhel had faced challenges with epilepsy, but she was determined to provide for her family. With support from the Building Strong Families project, Sharmila and her husband Dil Kumar started a restaurant after attending training on topics such as money management and business planning. Since opening the restaurant with the furniture, utensils, […]

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“From Household to Regular School”

Sanija Rai, a 10-year-old girl from the remote village eastern part of Nepal called, Dangmaya, Bhojpur, lives with her extended family comprising 11 members. Among them are her grandparents, parents, four brothers, three sisters (8 siblings), and herself. Her father works as a farmer, while her mother takes care of the household responsibilities. However, the

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Ganga’s Life Transformed through Training & Support

28-year-old Ganga Chettri is a single mother of a 7-year-old girl living in Lele, Lalitpur. Four years ago, Ganga was living with her husband and daughter at Illam but one day out of the blue the father left the family. Although her husband left without any notice, Ganga has a suspicion that he left the

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My husband doesn’t have to stay away from Family

Sapana Magar is the mother of one child. She lives in Sunakothi, Lalitpur. Her husband has been working in a gulf country for two and half years. Her husband went abroad to earn and create a good future for the family, but it did not work as expected. Her husband struggled abroad because he did

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Radiated rays of hope and aspirations

“We have been always struggling hard for the day to day living of our family. Due to the vicious cycle of poverty and circumstances, we are always in the bondage of grief and sorrows, says Anita Darji. She continues, “My Father died 5 years ago because of tuberculosis. Due to economic crisis we could not

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Mina’s Dream is coming true

After the devastating Earthquake 2015 in Nepal, many people became homeless in different districts of Nepal. Mina and her family was also affected from the earthquake. Her house fell down during the disaster and the troubles added way more. Mina lives in Nala, Kavre district of Nepal with her husband and two daughters. Her older

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