Recent business follow ups

Recent business follow ups

We headed out across Kathmandu yesterday morning to follow up on two of the  small businesses that WONDERWorks set up last month.   We found our first lady busily cooking a lunch order for one of her customers and preparing vegetables to...

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Menstrupedia Comic

Menstrupedia Comic

WONDERWorks has discovered an excellent educational resource to help explain about menstrual health during our washable sanitary pad distributions in rural schools.      Menstrupedia is a comic aimed at girls between nine and fourteen that...

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Tailoring student excels

Tailoring student excels

A few years ago WONDERWorks helped this talented young lady to train as a tailor and then establish her own tailoring business, which has gone from strength to strength. Besides sheer hard work, one reason for her success is her creativity. She’s...

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WONDERWorks Teej celebration

WONDERWorks Teej celebration

More than sixty ladies came to the support centre to celebrate Teej with us on Tuesday. It was a chance to forget any worries for the day, meet old friends, make new friends, laugh, relax, dance, paint nails, get henna designs and enjoy some...

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New Cosmetic shop up and running

New Cosmetic shop up and running

WONDERWorks is happy to announce that another small business is now up and running! This hard working widow says she’s prepared to work long hours so that she has a family business to pass on to her two teenage daughters. She’s off to a good...

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New tea shop starts up

New tea shop starts up

The WONDERWorks team is feeling rather pleased with themselves this week!  After many hours of legwork and a lot of planning, we’ve succeeded in getting a new small business under way. Working in partnership with Change Nepal and Chori, this...

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Dressing gown making workshop

Dressing gown making workshop

Last week WONDERWorks ran a workshop to teach five of our tailors how to make dressing gowns. The workshop was free but each participant provided their own fabric. With help from Suja, our tailoring instructor, they started out by making a...

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A new home tailoring business

A new home tailoring business

WONDERWorks helped set up this mother of three with her own home tailoring business yesterday. She’s worked really hard to qualify for the business, having successfully completed our six month tailoring course, our six session Business...

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