Here are some photos of the ongoing GlobalHouse and HimGanga Beverage relief distribution of water and energy drinks in Kathmandu.
This article was originally published in the Nepal media. On April 25, 2015, Nepal was devastated by the catastrophic earthquake that killed more than nine thousand and injured over sixteen thousand. Within 24 hours, GlobalHouse teamed up with HimGanga Beverage in Kathmandu Nepal to produce free safe drinking water—one of the most important needs after [...]
Theresa Ruby and Ross Gray of GlobalHouse met with Dr. Neupane from the Kansas City Nepalese Society to discuss how we could jointly help Nepal. First, we discussed what we were both doing to aid in the earthquake disaster relief. Then, we talked about how we might work together in the future to address the many social, [...]
Note: This is the second installment from our friend Sarita Niroula, managing director of Kumudini Media Home, a reporter who is on the ground in Nepal after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck on April 25. According to the Ministry of Home Affair, nearly 8,000 Nepali citizens have died after the earthquake hit on April 25. [...]
GlobalHouse and Himganga Beverage continue the production and distribution of free safe drinking water and fruit drinks in Kathmandu. We continue to help provide this critical resource to hospitals and areas that are still not being served by other aid.
Note: During our travels to Nepal, we were honored to meet and befriend Sarita Niroula, managing director of Kumudini Media Home, a reporter who is on the ground in Nepal after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck on April 25. Today (May 2), she reports from Sindupalanchock, one of the hardest hit districts in Nepal. Saturday’s [...]
When we asked our friend Lasta to share her experience on the ground, she said, “I have no words.” So we thought we’d let her photographs tell this tragic story. Lasta’s home – once a beautiful, historic structure – now is reduced rubble. She and her family found another safe place to live, but the [...]
GlobalHouse and Himganga Beverage are continuing to produce and distribute free safe drinking water in Kathmandu ~ approximately 16,000 liters per day. We are providing daily support to three hospitals as well as many individuals. It costs about $5,000 per day and we need to keep it running. We are saving lives.
Until now the government has had a hold on all helicopters in Nepal. However, they are about to release that hold and we (GlobalHouse) have acquired a first-in-line block-time position on two 5-6 person helicopters (gazelles). These helicopters can reach most of the remote towns and villages in minutes instead of days. We will be [...]
GlobalHouse, Inc. is assisting Water Missions International to ship and import 30 safe drinking water systems to Nepal in the next few days. When fully operational, these water purification systems can provide safe water to about 250,000 people. Access to safe drinking water has been a staggering problem since the first day after the earthquake [...]