Chorten Nebu Monastic School
This project is supervised by Namgay Tshering
Immediate funding is going to complete the construction a clean
water supply and a new sanitary toilet/bathroom facilitiy in the
The next project will be to build a new permanent kitchen. Presently they are preparing the plan and costing for the project.
Meanwhile, food supplies for the school for 2008 will be provided.
You are encouraged to go to Dorji and Namgay's Facebook page
The primary objectives of the Chorten Nebu Monastic Institute School
" To provide free primary education and complete care for needy children of the most destitute families in the Chorten Nebu village through traditional monastic training combined with comprehensive western curriculum.
" To create a model for the community, where education is highly valued by providing a better opportunity for learning
through discipline, dedication and hard work.
" Raise awareness in the local community and amongst visitors, the value of the protection of the national heritage of Chorten Nebu.
The School has a total number of 30 monks:
8 sponsored children
20 children for who complete care are taken care of by small contributions in cash and kind from the Central Monk Body and visiting guests who value giving back to Bhutan.
Second Project - Dormitory for the children. (Includes latest pictures April 2009)
Additional pictures - click here.
More information to be posted soon...please return.
and learn about education for Girls Too.
Donate to the Chorten Nebu project.
Make checks payable to "Philanthropic Ventures Foundation " and note on the "memo" line on the check - "Chorten Nebu project."
Mail donations to:
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c/o Philanthropic Ventures Foundation
1222 Preservation Park Way
Oakland, CA 94612-1201