CULTURE ON THE EDGE

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RESOURCES

Machik

Works to develop new opportunities for education, capacity-building and innovation on the Tibetan plateau.
www.machik.org

Lhasa Maternal Health Care Association

Trains hundreds of midwives annually to reduce the unusually high rate of maternal mortality on the Tibetan Plateau
www.lhasamch.org

The Bridge Fund

Works to improve Tibetan communities across the Tibetan Plateau through education, health care, and business development.
www.bridgefund.org

Tibet Healing Fund

Provides healthcare and education for rural Tibetans in Eastern Tibet.
www.tibetanhealingfund.org

Tibet Fund

Tibet Fund’s mission is to preserve the distinct cultural and national identity of the Tibetan people.
www.tibetfund.org

Tibet Aid

Supports the Tibetan people through various specific sponsorship projects. (i.e. Rural Tibetan Schools project; Educational and Nutritional Fund for Nuns).
www.tibetaid.org

Shem Women’s Group

Empowers women and their communities through grass roots development. The first Non-Governmental Organization in China run by and for Tibetan women.
www.shemgroup.org

American Himalayan Foundation

AHF builds schools and supports students; trains doctors and funds hospitals.
www.himalayan-foundation.org

Tibetan Village Project

The Tibet Village Project supports rural schools and health clinics and conducts small business and eco-awareness training.
www.tibetanvillageproject.org