News

August 2020

I trust you are all keeping well amidst this global pandemic. The current update in Nepal for early August records more than 21,000 infected with Covid-19 and 58 deaths. Perhaps …

April 2020

Such an interesting time globally for us all. I hope this update finds you and your family well. I also hope this news brings you hope and joy in this …

December 2019

Merry Christmas to you all. It is at this special time of year we are able to take the time to reflect on how fortunate we are, and what a …

Dashain 2019

Namaste! Happy Dashain and Happy Tihar! The children are enjoying their long break from school over this annual festival and holiday period. Some children have returned to villages, others have …

March 2019

It’s March! Time for an update on our Fireflies. For many of us, we are looking at what has been a fast start to the year. But the Fireflies are …

September 2018

Happy Dashain! It is that time of year in Nepal where we celebrate the most important festival of the year; Dashain, followed by Tihar – the festival of light. During …

May 2018

  Recently back from visiting the kids and Firefly staff, I am thrilled to report the overall good health of our Fireflies. In the past year I have made an …

October 2017

This time of year is very exciting for our Fireflies; the Dashain festival is upon us. Dashain is the largest and most notable festival on the Nepalese calender. Many of …

June 2017

It has been a time of change at Firefly. We have relocated our city home to a property 40 minutes walk away where we can be a lot more sustainable, …