• Teacher Salary

    Help Support Khumbu Teachers Salaries

    It only takes $2,000 USD to pay a teachers salary in the Khumbu region. Help support the education of the children in the Khumbu region by making a donation today.

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  • Thame

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    Currently the Sherpas do not have a written language and poor economic conditions have led to an exodus of young people to larger cities in order to seek a better life. The foundation’s first and most important task is to reverse this trend and strengthen the home land of the Sherpa people.

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Meet Apa Sherpa

Apa (born Lhakpa Tenzing Sherpa; 20 January 1960) nicknamed “Super Sherpa”, is a Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer who, jointly with Phurba Tashi, holds the world record for reaching the summit of Mount Everest more times than any other person.
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Get Your Taxes Done and Help the Apa Sherpa Foundation

The Apa Sherpa Foundation is partnering with H&R Block this tax season! Copy the referral code below and take it to the H&R Block office when you have your tax return prepared. If you are a new H&R Block client, Apa Sherpa Foundation will get a $20 contribution.

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The contribution code for Apa Sherpa Foundation is 40010001084989

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Help Support Teachers in Thame, Nepal

It is with the teachers that lies the hope of change. The Apa Sherpa Foundation is dedicated to providing an opportunity of education to the children of the world. What better place to start this than in Apa Sherpa’s home village of Thame. One of the ways that the foundation contributes, is through supporting the teacher’s salaries. Because of your generous donations, we are now able to fully support three teachers in the Thame School. We are working towards extending this support to other teachers as well.

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doTERRA Donates to Apa Sherpa Foundation

Poverty often leads to insanitation, infections and diseases, and little education, but the Apa Sherpa Foundation desires to educate people so they can lead healthier lives.

The April 2015 Nepal earthquake caused the school building in Thame, Nepal to come crumbling down. Now, the Apa Sherpa Foundation is working hard to rebuild a new, earthquake-proof school in Thame. The doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation was happy to donate funds toward the purchase of building supplies for the soon-to-be reconstructed school. doTERRA’s donation and the Apa Sherpa Foundation’s work will help provide the Nepalese children with greater educational opportunities.

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Who We Are

Apa and his team have worked the last five years to raise money to assist the Thame School. Now, with the help and support of generous donations, the Apa Sherpa Foundation will be able to expand the legacy already begun by Apa himself.

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