Buy Gifts from Nepal & Meet Founder Magda King

Magda King (on left)), Kanchi Sherpa and Aruna Thapa

Magda King (on left)), Kanchi Sherpa and Aruna Thapa

You are invited to an exclusive afternoon with Magda King, Founder of NAMLO International, to see a short slide-show of NAMLO's work in education, agriculture as well as water and sanitation projects in Nepal and Nicaragua - bringing meaningful change to the lives of disadvantaged children and families in these countries. PLUS, you will be able to purchase wonderful, hand-made gifts for the upcoming Holidays - native weavings, handmade greeting cards, yak bone bracelets, and many more unique crafts from NAMLO's partners in Nepal and Nicaragua. Very inexpensive gifts to more expensive selections.  You can see some of these at our Etsy site accessed through our website at www.namlo.org or at http://www.etsy.com/search?q=Namloimage image

Get a head start on your Holiday shopping and support NAMLO schools and communities at the same time !!! Hear Magda's inspiring story of her mountain ascents in the Himalayas and how she created NAMLO International to give back to the Sherpa people of Nepal, who supported her unprecedented climbing expeditions.

Particulars:

SAVE THIS DATE: Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 (remember Daylight Savings Time ENDS today; FALL BACK 1 HOUR!)

TIME: 2 pm to 4:30 pm

WHERE: In Colorado Springs At Donna Becker's home - 927 Ellston Street, 80907 -- See directions, below **

WHAT: Slide show by NAMLO founder, Magda King and Holiday gift bazaar

GOODIES: Tea & Refreshments will be served RSVP: Please let us know if you will be coming, so we can make preparations to indulge you !!! RSVP to Robin Izer PH:719- 634-1441 or <mailto:robinizer@q.com> robinizer@q.com (q as in quick!) For more info on Namlo International, go to www.namlo.org

** Directions to Donna's home: at I-25 and Fillmore, go NORTH onto Chestnut off of Fillmore; go about ½ of a mile, go past Vondelpark, then take the next LEFT onto ELLSTON; go about ½ mile up ELLSTON to 927 ELLSTON, which will be on your LEFT. Call DONNA if you need help getting there: 598-4038, home phone. OR, if you are coming from the north, from Garden of the Gods, turn SOUTH onto Chestnut, go about 1 mile, then turn RIGHT onto ELLSTON and proceed up the hill to 927 ELLSTON....Call DONNA if you need help getting there: 719-598-4038 !