REI funds construction in Nepal a year long effort supporting sustainable living – A Beauty Feature

REI has worked closely with local partners and community to fund, coordinate construction of the Everest region’s first disaster relief center Namche Bazaar

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REI Adventures has introduced thousands of trekkers to Nepal’s high Himalayas, ancient temples and traditional cultures over the past 30 years. In recent months, REI has worked closely with local partners and community leaders to fund and coordinate the construction of the Everest region’s first disaster relief center in Namche Bazaar. Immediately following the April 2015 earthquake, members and the co-op gave more than $900,000 to support the relief effort.

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