Click here to Download Brochure

Home » Testimonials » Simone Bodmer-Turner

Simone Bodmer-Turner demonstrating candle making to women

Simone Bodmer-Turner, USA

Orgainc Farming, Lifeskills, 15/01/2016  to  26/03/2016

I am very grateful for my time volunteering with VIN. Living in the Nepali countryside with a family is an irreplaceable experience. I enjoyed teaching the community what I know about organic farming and in turn feel that they taught me so much about taking care about one another. Not to mention how to cook Nepali food, how to wash my clothes without a machine, and in general, very valuable insight into the way most of the world lives.

Related Testimonials

Mariel Denise

Mariel Denise

Share0TweetLinkedIn00sharesMy English group at Athmile was one of a kind. The group of women made...

Anett Kalvin

Anett Kalvin Toth

Share0TweetLinkedIn00sharesWorking in the woman empowerment program gave me a unique opportunity to gain some first-hand...

Crystal

Crystal Soares

Share0TweetLinkedIn00sharesI enjoyed my time at VIN on women trafficking prevention project. I came in thinking...

Fatimah

Fatimah Lokman

Share0TweetLinkedIn00sharesTo be honest, before I left for Nepal, I was extremely scared and nervous. I...

anita

Anita Kruz

Share0TweetLinkedIn00sharesNow, on my last day here in Nepal I remember how I felt 12 weeks...



Testimonials

Anuja Shrestha

Share104TweetLinkedIn0104sharesWorking as a volunteer at VIN has been a wonderful experience. I enjoyed my time here very much. The experience was amazing and learnt a lot from here. I enjoyed my time on Children Development...

View all

Success Stories

women empowerment

A Woman of Hope

Share6TweetLinkedIn06sharesVIN’s Women’s Empowerment Program is wrapping up a two month long project focusing on social development within the villages of JitpurPhedi, VDC. The project itself focused on issues relating to mental health...

View all

VIN Ambassdor

Kirsty Cassie

Share0TweetLinkedIn00sharesI was an intern with VIN for 10 weeks from October to December 2015, working in the Environment and Conservation Program, with regards to Climate Change and sustainable agriculture. I graduated from the University of...

View all

News Update


Revival of Income-Generating Activities for the “Happy Women Kavresthali” Group

Share13TweetLinkedIn013sharesThrough its very ambitious women’s empowerment program, VIN seeks to empower women socially and economically through education, life skills and income generation initiatives. Under the latter component, women’s entrepreneurship development...

Published on: 11/10/2018 View all

Newsletter Subscribe

Our Affiliation

Certified hosting organization by EU AID Volunteers Initiative

vin partners Affiliations and Partnerships

Contact Us

Volunteers Initiative Nepal (VIN)

Nayabazaar Khusibu, Kathmandu

Email: support@volunteeringnepal.org

Fax: 00977 1 4362560

Tel: 00977 (1) 4362560 / 4356679 (Office)