humanitarian projects

Fundraising: A Community Effort

A Step-By-Step Guide To Creating Your Own Fundraiser For the past few years the Himalayan Institute's Global Humanitarian Team has launched large scale Peer-2-Peer fundraisers to support the mission of our work. Himalayan Institute (HI) community members around the world have taken action by creating personal campaigns, mobilizing friends and family, and fundraising to fight [...]

September 14th, 2016|Cameroon|

One Tribe Update; Library & Health Expansion

Last year you supported our One Tribe campaign, a campaign consisting of education and health specialists striving to make knowledge and healthcare accessible to communities in rural Cameroon. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for the people we serve and to provide them with health and educational tools that empower them now, and [...]

August 3rd, 2016|Cameroon|

Celebrating Ten Years in Cameroon

This week marked a HUGE milestone for Himalayan Institute Global Humanitarian Projects.  Not only did we launch our brand new website, aka Humanitarian 2.0, but we’re kicking off our 10 Years of Service fundraising campaign to celebrate our accomplishments and accelerate our initiatives into the future!  This is a 6 month campaign to raise $200,000 in order [...]

July 21st, 2016|Cameroon|

The Countdown Is On! Only 2% to go!

Quick Stats: Goal $150k | Raised $147k | Needed $3k | 10 Days remaining Read about our One Tribe Library fundraiser below & Donate Here to help us reach our goal. Nearly one year ago we asked you to stand up, join hands and unite with 10 villages 7,000 miles away in Cameroon Africa. You trusted [...]

April 5th, 2016|Cameroon|

Kim Krans and The Wild Unknown

Kim Krans of The Wild Unknown recently visited our project in Cameroon. Check out the video of their journey to catch a glimpse of what they saw. Our Appreciation Towards Kim We would like to extend our appreciation to Kim Krans and The Wild Unknown! Kim is an artist, musician, and aspiring yogi who has not let [...]

December 14th, 2015|Cameroon|

Notes of Grattitude

Wear gratitude like a cloak 
and it will feed every corner of your life.
– Rumi Wikipedia says that Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated… "as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year". For the Humanitarian Team at the Himalayan Institute, this day gives us an opportunity [...]

November 26th, 2014|Cameroon, General|

Global Sustainability Meets Yoga and Meditation

Global, high-tech, green, and sustainable - The Himalayan Institute demonstrates its commitment to the environment at the campus in Khajuraho, India. We are currently constructing a second retreat building. This new building, the existing building, and the shrine are powered with solar energy. Here's how it works: There are 32 solar panels, strategically placed on top of the [...]

October 15th, 2014|India|

Join us in Cameroon to put Yoga in Action

It is time to go beyond the yoga studio and take your yoga to Africa! This is a unique opportunity to travel with Pandit Rajmani Tigunait and the Humanitarian Team to our center in Kumbo, Cameroon. You'll help expand the Total Health Revolution to the surrounding villages in the Bui Region. Register Now! Due to overwhelming requests [...]

September 9th, 2014|Cameroon|

Our Humanitarian Footprint Series: Meet Mo

Our work at the School for Carpentry and Construction in Kumbo, Cameroon allows us to cross paths with some very interesting, aspiring woodworkers - Mo (short for Mohamed) is one of them. Mohamed was attending a local technical school, well on his way to learning how to design furniture when tragedy struck: the school had [...]

May 25th, 2014|Cameroon|

Total Health Consultants

It’s the clear, simple, affordable things that help you to take control of your health. At the Himalayan Institute Cameroon, the Total Health Consultants provide free health consultations that give thousands of people access to basic healthcare, to practical health information, and to affordable remedies and products. Promoting positive health practices and preventive health techniques, [...]

May 8th, 2014|Cameroon|