If you have ever asked yourself what you can do to help your country, Nepal; please check out the video below and help us raise funds for this wonderful lady, Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha, who is going above and beyond her call of duty to help the homeless elderly women and children in Nepal.
Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha will be honored at the Nepali Women's Global Network (NWGN) conference on Oct 7th, 2012 at Washington, D.C.
More about Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha
Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha is a social activist and the founder and director of Old Age Management & Social Welfare Trust (Known as Aamako Ghar) – a non-profit organization in Nepal, dedicated to helping homeless, elderly women, and orphans.
Witnessing the deplorable condition of a few elderly women, she decided to give them shelter and care in her home. Aama ko Ghar, a safe haven for elderly women was established by Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha in 1998 at her own residence at Soaltee Mode, Kathmandu, Nepal. Ms. Shrestha registered her residence as an Old Age Management Social Welfare Trust (OAMSWT) in the year 2000.
Even though the organization is registered as home for old age; Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha started taking in abandoned children as well. Ms. Shrestha has been sheltering more than 90 bridhas, including child victims of war from Karnali. Her responsibilities include feeding them, doing their laundry, doctor visits, and taking care of their basic needs. Essentially she does everything in her capacity to ease the lives of the elderly and the children.
Please donate to support Ms. Dil Shova Shrestha in her quest to make someone’s life better.