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Kaza Eye Clinic

Help us raise £101,000 in 101 days, helping the 12,000 Spiti people of the valley.

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A donation of £50 will provide a Spiti family with two apple trees.

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Eye Clinic

Kaza Eye Centre

Donations so far: £22,055 / £101,000

The Spiti Projects need £101,000 to go towards an Eye Clinic for the 12,000 people of the valley.

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Apple Tree Donations

Earlier this year whilst watching a programme of HRH The Queen walking round the garden of Buckingham Palace with David Attenborough praising the interesting variety of magnificent trees planted by many dignitaries over the years, I thought, if this is the Year of the Tree, how can we equate this to Spiti? We came up with the idea of Apple trees.

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Sponsoring a Child is one of the most worthwhile things that can be done for Spiti children of deprived families. Your donations change the lives of these young people, paying for clothes, school fees, books and transport.

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Bees and Apple Trees
One of the positive sides of Climate Change is that the Spiti Valley is wetter and warmer in summer and it is now possible to grow apple trees, so many farmers have created orchards of 25 to 50 trees which are thriving very well. However, there are no fences round their orchards and the village...
June 7, 2019
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Spiti’s Traditional Lingti Shawl

When I first came to the valley in the early 1990’s, festivals were a time to dress up, put on the traditional dress, your family jewellery and put your Lingti shawl over your shoulders.

May 28, 2019
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The Donkey

Every family has a donkey, an invaluable part to the well-being of the family. Some farmers used keep 10 to 15 donkeys and run a business hiring them out.

May 1, 2019
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