Tag Archives: SIRC

Latest news from SIRC

Drs Peter and Claire were recently at SIRC and prepared a great update for their blog, which I am sharing with you now. They were in Nepal to help in Dr Raju’s return to SIRC, now that he is a … Continue reading

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SIRC’s 15th Anniversary – photos

Looks to me like it was a very fun day yesterday – check out the photos. I am sure there was lots more fun and games, just no photographic evidence to be had. Congrats again SIRC, on your 15th Anniversary.

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SIRC is 15 years old

It all started in April 2002, when Kanak Mani Dixit with his wife Shanta, gathered a group of forward-thinking friends to create a fledging SIRC – a centre that would provide holistic rehabilitation to those affected by spinal cord in … Continue reading

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Brewed in Nepal

It’s hardly surprising that I see eye to eye with Arvind Das Joshi.  A person who sits on the SIRC Board can hardly be a bad person, now can they? Arvind joined the SIRC Board about the time I left … Continue reading

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A good reminder …..

This is a good reminder of the great work SIRC does, in providing holistic rehabilitation to the spinally cord injured of Nepal. Jai SIRC! Narrated in Nepali with English subtitles. 2:53 mins in length

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Continuing on the generosity theme

In addition to the generosity of Bowen Island’s small community, I have to call out two individuals who have been supporting the education of a number of children in Nepal for some time now.  Children whose parents have been economically … Continue reading

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Bowen Island’s generosity put to work

Although it’s been a few months since I handed over the proceeds from January 2016’s fundraiser at the Gallery on Bowen Island, SIRC has now identified two patients who will benefit from the monies raised. This will give you an idea of … Continue reading

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