Visit of Mr. Richard Gere in Alice School

We are very happy and proud to bring you some positive and great news from our Alice Project’s colleagues. Veteran Hollywood actor, a close friend of HH the Dalai Lama, Mr. Richard Gere visited the Alice School of Bodhgaya branch on 21 Jan 2018. He was accompanied by Mr. Fabrizio Pallotti, the official Italian translator […]
A Therawada monk who is the part of and interreligious group in Gaya that is organizing the event

Event with His Holiness Dalai Lama

The month of December was mainly dedicated to the preparation of a unique and special event that, after receiving the last confirmation, we are happy and honored to share with you: the Alice Project managed to organize an event for middle and high schools with HH Dalai Lama on January 25, 2018 in Bodhgaya. We […]

A heartfelt reunion

Last November, on the 13th, Serge Saint-Arnoult, co-founder of Shinig Hope Foundation, met Valentino and Ilaria, who is the intermediate between Alice Project and Shining Hope Foundation. This heartfelt reunion was the opportunity to discuss about the future of the relationships between Alice Project and Shining Hope, define an operational plan and discuss about some […]

Alice Project Christmas Letter

  Alice is now an adult, according to the past parameter of the age of majority. 21 years old! 21 candles to mark a long and sometimes difficult path. From the 75 initial students to the 1100 present ones. From the tiny three-classroom school building in Sarnath to the present three-school structures. The schools are […]

Nepal newsfeed: June 2015

JUNE 1ST, 2015 The relief operations are still in full swing. Karuna-Shechen is continuing to reach as many remote villages as possible to help isolated communities in desperate need of medical, relief and food aid. Nepal continues to be rocked daily by 3-4 aftershocks and many districts are still affected by small landslides. As a […]

Building community toilets in Indian Villages

Did you know? Half of India’s population of 595 million people does not have access to toilets. As a result, they have no choice but to defect outside. This practice puts millions of people, children in particular, at risks of contracting diseases, such as hepatitis. Furthermore, when women and girls relieve themselves outside, they may […]

Nepal Earthquake: May 2015

FRIDAY, MAY 1ST: – A medical team reached the remote village of Chilaune in Dhading district. They are also treating people from the surrounding villages of Kakre and Karki Gau. Villagers in this area had not yet received any medical help. – Houses in these villages have suffered extensive damage and the food supply is very low. […]

Nepal Earthquake: April 2015

SATURDAY, APRIL 25 – TUESDAY, APRIL 28: – A skeleton medical team manned the Shechen Clinic and Hospice in Baudha in rotation and managed triage. – The doctors and other medical staff are mobilized in their own residential localities to address emergency needs there. This is normal procedure and they were prepared for it.  In a disaster, doctors […]

Interview of Nepal field director

Sanjeev Pradhan is Karuna-Shechen’s Director of Field Operations and Nepal Country Director. He has been coordinating our relief effort in Nepal since the earthquake struck on Saturday April 25. In this interview, he explains how Karuna-Shechen is helping those affected by this terrible tragedy.   What was Karuna-Shechen’s intitial response ?In the immediate aftermath of the earthquake […]