Donate slide-tamdin-with-school-kids get involved become a supporter by making a monthly donation (big or small ), and let tibetans know that you truly want. In order to lead this trip, i will be partnering with conscious journeys, a travel agency which operates under the tibetan village project, a non-profit, non- political organization dedicated to promoting sustainable development while preserving the rich cultural heritage of tibet through tibetan agency in a. We believe that these village schools are the only hope for tibetan nomadic culture to remain alive our students are able to study close to their families and the earth – absorbing the precious traditional knowledge while complying with governmental policy we support our youth to become successful, creative, thriving. Cee majors, joel bai, anthony salguero, alvin wong, lillian fan, anshu maskara, and harshita pilla, along with sabina cook (microbiology), meghana ravikumar (bioengineering), and athena scott (architecture) are part of the tibetan village project (tvp), a non-profit, non-political organization run solely. Tibetan children's villages, northern india many people have asked how they, or their students, can help the montessori students of the exile communities of tibetans living in india these pages have been created to share information about the life of the children who have escaped from tibet (now considered by the. Who they are the tibetan village project (tvp) was founded in 2001 by tamdin wangdu after his father died at the age of 57 due to a lack of access to medical care in memory of his father, tamdin started the tibetan village project to fund medical treatment and prevention programs since these humble beginnings, tvp.
We have the privilege to host guests in tibet, and understand that we have a responsibility in protecting and contributing back to nature and our local people and economy we also work closely with individuals from the tibetan village project, tibet eco travel initiatives and local tibet red cross society and other ngos. Supply chain conscious journeys if you ever have the privilege of meeting tamdin wangdu, you will understand the meaning of compassion his effort to start the tibetan village project is a terrific story that emphasizes what it means to transform tragedy into triumph the human spirit personified in tamdin can be part of. Provincial newspapers waxed poetic on the wonders of bringing electricity to the last villages of the highlands — an “epic engineering project” that marked a “ major event in the historical progress of sichuan” progress, yes, but the kind that shows just how slowly three decades of breakneck economic. Conscious journeys is the unique volun-tourism and educational program of the tibetan village project, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting sustainable tourism and economic empowerment on the tibetan plateau led by tamdin wangdu, a native tibetan and the founder of tvp, our socially.
Our board of directors the board of the tibetan village project (tvp) is comprised of 9 volunteer board positions including an executive committee board me. Get involved what-is-new-main-nav get involved with tibetan village project by donating, volunteering and traveling to tibet with us you can make a difference learn more.
A wonderful dream has come true in a small tibetan village northeast of tibet's capital city lhasa for the first time in over 30 years, a school has been established in the village of katsel, medrogonkhar it began in 1987 when sonam jamyangling visited his hometown, katsel, after 28 years in exile and decided a school. In spring 2015, [email protected] started sponsoring two tibetan young ladies, deyang and yangchen, for their college via tibetan village project, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping tibetan in kham area this is part of [email protected] continual effort to bring education and to empower girls in rural tibet each girl received $900 usd.
We held a fundraiser dinner at tibet's restaurant on may 7 to benefit the 56 tibetan children with lhungtse's disease tamdin wangdu, founder and executive director, tibetan village project, was our guest speaker from the fundraiser dinner itself and associated donations, we raised $7,098 from 27 different donors. Education we believe education is the investment that tibet needs most through one-on-one sponsorship, tvp's scholarship program supports promising.