SERVICE TO TIBET &
We know there are many
international humanitarian projects touching Tibet and the Tibetan people.
With this page we hope to increase your awareness and the visibility of these
activities. We want to expand this list, so if you know of any projects or
efforts not mentioned here, please provide us information us by E-mail.
Education of a Tibetan Child
One of the most crucial responsibilities of Tibetans in India is to
educate the children who are the future seeds of Tibet. To ensure the
education of the next generation, a sponsorship program has been
established for Tibetan refugees, mainly in South India. This program is
under the administration of the Council for Tibetan Education, Dharamasala,
Sponsorship for a Tibetan child to attend boarding school is $10 per
month. Sponsors send an annual sum of $120 and an additional $1 per month
(optional) to help defray the administrative expenses of the program here
in the U.S.A. The U.S. representative forwards all funds to the Council
for Tibetan Education to make the international money transfer efficient.
Please join the TRA Program and make a difference in the lives of Tibetan
Contact: Ngawang Jorden, P.O Box 381144, Cambridge, MA 02238 or
phone (617) 547-5481.
Shakyamuni Community Health Care Centre
in Bodhgaya, India has no major sponsor and is run solely through your
This is an organiztion involved in work to prevent
blindness in India, Nepal, and Tibet.
You Can Help Tibet
Suggestions by the Tibetan Government In Exile.
Reintroducing the art of making paper back into
Tibet. After the mass destruction of monasteries by the Chinese, the
printing of sacred texts on hand made paper was virtually eliminated.
Papermaking and the special methods used to produce paper that lasts
hundreds of years, dissappeared in Tibet. This is a attempt to bring it
Back to: Thubten Shedrup Ling