Soap 4 Life

Soap4Life is a small hands-on humanitarian organization dedicated to improving hygiene, developing and supporting economic opportunities fro critically impoverished families and developing a path for women to attain empowerment among their peers. Both Lotus and GEP have been… Read More

Report to donors

Report to donors 2014-2015 (1)

Lotus Women’s Wellness Workshop February 2016

Lotus Women’s Wellness Workshop February 2016 Written by Julia Alden During the February break members and friends of the NIST community again showed their support to the Lotus project, as the first Women’s Wellness Workshop was successfully implemented… Read More

Big Brother Mouse Supports the Lotus Girls

On October 24th 2013 members of the Lotus team visited the Lotus girls at the Secondary school at kms 35 in Champhone district to deliver a wonderful supply of books generously donated by a local company called Big Brother… Read More

Lotus Women’s Wellness Workshop by Julia Alden

Lotus Women’s Wellness Workshop February 2016 Written by Julia Alden During the February break members and friends of the NIST community again showed their support to the Lotus project, as the first Women’s Wellness Workshop was successfully implemented… Read More

ISARA – NIST – Baking for Lotus

Thank you ISARA for amazing banana bread and delicious cookies. Every crumb was eaten for snacks during the Women’s Wellbeing Workshop in Feb 21st-24th 2016.

NIST baking for Lotus Feb 2016

In preparation for morning and afternoon tea during the Women’s Wellbeing Workshop being held from Feb 21st-24th NIST students took action!! The students in 5MM eagerly gathered the ingredients and headed to the NIST food technology department. It… Read More

Nonnadie Walls !!!

Walls for Learning! In mid November 2015 the partnership was formed with the Village Head / Fathers and Lotus to build walls at the Nonnadie School. Twenty bags of cement, a truck of sand, bricks and labor were… Read More

Soap4Life

In March 2016 Helen Keogh was fortunate to connect with Mac Maness and La Vaiyakone from Soap4Life in Vientiane, Laos. Soap4Life is a small hand on humanitarian organization, dedicated to the development and support of health and economic… Read More

Lotus English Workshop February 2013

In February 2013, a team of four Australians; Cath, Mary, Amy and Cathy joined myself and another teacher from Bangkok, Helen, to embark on an English language workshop with fifteen Lotus girls. The workshop was organised in partnership… Read More