December 2016 Samjyor was one of the first pupils enrolled in Sikkim Himalayan Academy (SHA) in 2003. By 2007 he was one of four bright but shy boys who were the first Sikkim pupils at Dr Graham’s: Samjyor, Rha Tsering, Nedup and Chezang. All but Nedup were sponsored through the Dutch Trust. By
January 2017 “Zenith is a consulting business based in Bath with a global reach. We believe all companies should act on common principles, both in their local communities and on a wider scale. That is why we signed up to the UN Global Compact over 10 years ago. We started sponsoring the education
February 2017 I enjoy getting updates on Gyurmee and knowing that in a small way I’m contributing to his education. He’s clearly a bright boy, and writes so well in English. Gyurmee is at Dr Graham’s now, and has passed his first half year exams with good grades. What attracted me to the
January 2017 My daughter Molly and I feel very honoured and privileged to sponsor Anurag and to be able to contribute to his education. We love to receive news and see pictures of how well he is doing. The Children of Sikkim is such a wonderful charity and I whole heartedly would recommend
February 2017 My husband and I have found great pleasure in sponsoring Nedup. He has not had an easy life - his mother died when he was very young and he lost his father in 2010. Through our contact with him, first through his drawings, then his letters and now with WhatsApp, we
January 2017 I have sponsored Phurba since he was four years old. It’s a huge privilege to feel that I have played a part in helping him to gain an education and the opportunity to create a life that wouldn’t otherwise have been open to him. He is the same age as my
January 2017 As Chair of the Trustees I have been fortunate enough to travel to Sikkim six times since 2002 as a volunteer teacher. I first met Hissey in 2004. She was a happy friendly girl but shy with people she didn't know. She did well through primary school and then went on
December 2016 “Inside Media has been a sponsor of the Children of Sikkim for over seven years since we first became aware of the work they do. To receive updates from first Hissey and then Pema has been fantastic, as are the general updates and the calendar each year full of smiling faces!