After almost 5 years of planning, working, fundraising, and waiting, Inauguration Day for the brand new buildings at Kailash Home arrived bright and clear. While every other part of our trip to Nepal was looked forward to with eager anticipation, no day was quite as heralded at this one. We were finally going to be … Continue reading Inauguration Day!
"I bow to the divine in you." After two days and nights of Arabian wonder, we bid goodbye to the wonderful staff at Souq Waqif Hotels, the scorching temperatures, and the nation of Qatar. 🇶🇦 Welcome to Nepal!As you land in Kathmandu, even after sunset, you're forced to appreciate the vast sprawling size of the … Continue reading Namaste
Our second day in Doha dawned with even more sunshine and heat than the first, but that certainly didn't stop us from exploring the city a little more! After breakfast we embarked on a quest to visit the National Museum of Qatar. The museum is notable for it's unique design by renowned architect Jean Nouvel … Continue reading Another Day in Doha!
مرحبا أصدقاء (marhabaan aisdiqa') That means "Hello friends!" in Arabic which is the official language here in Qatar. We've been very lucky though because most of the locals we've met also speak at least some English, and many of them are expats from other countries like Nepal! Our first full day in Doha was a … Continue reading Camels, and Falcons, and Souqs . . .
Good Morning HYF friends! ☀️ It's currently a little after 5:00am Florida time, and this update is coming to you from almost 12,000 feet above Slovakia. In about five hours (or so) the HYF team will arrive in Doha, Qatar on the first leg of our trip to Nepal and Kailash Home! We're so excited … Continue reading The Trip of a Lifetime
Last week we were happy to host a gathering for some of our local (and not so close to home) donors, sponsors, board members, and friends. Special thanks to our generous community partners including Brio Tuscan Grille & Food First Global, Porch Therapy, Black Tie Valet, and of course our hosts Bill & Becky Bryan! … Continue reading Celebrating HYF