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Tibetan Nuns Project

Help support over 700 Tibetan Buddhist nuns living in 7 nunneries in northern India and provide them with food, education, health care and shelter. Together we can educate, empower, and improve the status of the nuns.

Organizer: Reebee Martz

Type Of Group: International Aid and Development

Location: Vancouver, BC

$7,704

Balance

$140,085

Money Raised

$132,381

Money Given

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The Group's Purpose

The mission of the Tibetan Nuns Project is to educate and empower nuns of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition as teachers and leaders; and to establish, strengthen, and support educational institutions to preserve the Tibetan religion and culture.

The Tibetan Nuns Project was founded over 30 years ago in 1987. We currently support 7 nunneries and over 700 nuns in India.

In the words of one donor, “A donation to this cause benefits beyond helping just the nuns... it benefits the Tibetan culture, it benefits refugees from Tibet, it benefits education for women, it benefits the Buddhist religion and community and all of this spreads like a ripple of compassion for others beyond that community. This is not charity; it is an investment in humanity.”

How to Help

By giving to this group, you will be supporting the work of the Tibetan Nuns Project, established in 1987 to provide humanitarian assistance and education to hundreds of nuns fleeing Tibet and now to nuns from the Himalayan regions of India.

About the Organizers

This page has been created by the Tibetan Nuns Project, a registered 501c3 charity in the US, to enable our Canadian supporters help the nuns and also receive an income tax receipt for their gifts.

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