Tag Archives: SIRC

School’s Back!

At least here in the Northern Hemisphere, kids and teachers returned to school in their droves this week.  It’s hot and sticky here in British Columbia and I feel for the little kids, donning clothes suitable for school and shoes. … Continue reading

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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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